Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 68 96
Rank change year-on-year +22 +28 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 52 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.74% 1.59% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 8.75% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 10
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +25.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,375 £29,975
90th Percentile £57,950 £45,500 £55,300
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.54% -13.68% +28.38%

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 260 160 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 23.68% 18.22% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 214 137 261
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £28,400 £26,050 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £49,750
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +7.14%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Cardiff

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Cucumber in Cardiff

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 44 (84.62%) Java
1 44 (84.62%) Selenium
1 44 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 38 (73.08%) REST
3 37 (71.15%) BDD
4 33 (63.46%) TDD
5 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (55.77%) QA
7 26 (50.00%) WebDriver
8 24 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (40.38%) JUnit
10 20 (38.46%) Web Services
10 20 (38.46%) Acceptance Criteria
11 19 (36.54%) Issue Tracking
11 19 (36.54%) Protractor
11 19 (36.54%) Software Testing
12 14 (26.92%) NoSQL
13 13 (25.00%) Performance Testing
13 13 (25.00%) Fintech
13 13 (25.00%) SDET
14 12 (23.08%) Swagger
14 12 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
14 12 (23.08%) Microservices
15 11 (21.15%) SoapUI
15 11 (21.15%) JMeter
16 10 (19.23%) C#
16 10 (19.23%) Go
16 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
17 9 (17.31%) Scrum
18 8 (15.38%) Python

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) Confluence
2 3 (5.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.92%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.92%) PaaS
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) LAN
1 4 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 44 (84.62%) Selenium
2 26 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 21 (40.38%) JUnit
4 19 (36.54%) Protractor
5 11 (21.15%) JMeter
5 11 (21.15%) SoapUI
6 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
7 6 (11.54%) JIRA
8 4 (7.69%) Gerrit
8 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
8 4 (7.69%) Ranorex
9 2 (3.85%) Ant
9 2 (3.85%) Gradle
9 2 (3.85%) Maven
9 2 (3.85%) Subversion
9 2 (3.85%) TestNG
10 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Tester
2 10 (19.23%) Developer
3 8 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Java Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) QA Automation Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Test Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Developer in Test
5 6 (11.54%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Test Leader
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Lead Tester
8 3 (5.77%) QA Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) QA Leader
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) REST
2 20 (38.46%) Web Services
3 12 (23.08%) Swagger
4 6 (11.54%) SOAP
5 5 (9.62%) Spring
5 5 (9.62%) Spring Boot
5 5 (9.62%) XML
6 4 (7.69%) RxJava
7 2 (3.85%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.92%) JSON
8 1 (1.92%) Node.js
8 1 (1.92%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Fintech
2 5 (9.62%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 37 (71.15%) BDD
3 33 (63.46%) TDD
4 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (38.46%) Acceptance Criteria
7 19 (36.54%) Issue Tracking
7 19 (36.54%) Software Testing
8 13 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 13 (25.00%) SDET
9 12 (23.08%) Microservices
9 12 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
11 9 (17.31%) Scrum
12 8 (15.38%) Manual Testing
13 7 (13.46%) QA Automation
14 5 (9.62%) DevOps
15 4 (7.69%) Functional Programming
15 4 (7.69%) Integration Testing
15 4 (7.69%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (19.23%) C#
2 10 (19.23%) Go
3 8 (15.38%) Python
4 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.54%) SQL
6 5 (9.62%) Ruby
7 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.69%) Java 8
8 1 (1.92%) R
8 1 (1.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (55.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Google
1 4 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle