Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 87 90
Rank change year-on-year +48 +3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 50 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.09% 0.96% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.04% 4.72% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 12
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -27.08% -4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,982 £30,075
90th Percentile £57,500 £44,750 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00% +9.38%

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 217 212 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 22.10% 20.44% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 179 181 237
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,250 £23,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £49,850
South Wales median annual salary £40,725 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.81% +6.67% +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 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 42 (84.00%) Java
3 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (74.00%) Selenium
4 34 (68.00%) BDD
5 27 (54.00%) REST
6 25 (50.00%) TDD
7 22 (44.00%) QA
8 19 (38.00%) WebDriver
8 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (34.00%) JUnit
10 14 (28.00%) Web Services
10 14 (28.00%) Software Testing
10 14 (28.00%) Issue Tracking
10 14 (28.00%) Protractor
10 14 (28.00%) Acceptance Criteria
11 11 (22.00%) Scrum
12 10 (20.00%) Python
12 10 (20.00%) Ruby
12 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
13 9 (18.00%) DevOps
14 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
14 8 (16.00%) JMeter
14 8 (16.00%) SOAP
14 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
14 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
15 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
15 7 (14.00%) Spring

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 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
2 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (8.00%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.00%) Route 53
3 3 (6.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) LAN
1 4 (8.00%) WAN
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 37 (74.00%) Selenium
2 19 (38.00%) WebDriver
3 17 (34.00%) JUnit
4 14 (28.00%) Protractor
5 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (16.00%) JMeter
6 8 (16.00%) SoapUI
7 5 (10.00%) JIRA
8 4 (8.00%) Ranorex
9 3 (6.00%) Gerrit
9 3 (6.00%) Jasmine
10 2 (4.00%) Ant
10 2 (4.00%) Gradle
10 2 (4.00%) Maven
10 2 (4.00%) Subversion
10 2 (4.00%) TestNG
11 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
11 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Tester
2 10 (20.00%) Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Test Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) QA Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Automation Tester
7 4 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Developer in Test
7 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Lead Tester
8 3 (6.00%) QA Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) REST
2 14 (28.00%) Web Services
3 8 (16.00%) SOAP
4 7 (14.00%) Spring
5 6 (12.00%) Swagger
6 4 (8.00%) RxJava
6 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
6 4 (8.00%) XML
7 3 (6.00%) Kafka
8 2 (4.00%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.00%) .NET
9 1 (2.00%) CSS
9 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
9 1 (2.00%) HTML
9 1 (2.00%) Node.js
9 1 (2.00%) pytest
9 1 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Fintech
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (68.00%) BDD
4 25 (50.00%) TDD
5 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (28.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 14 (28.00%) Issue Tracking
6 14 (28.00%) Software Testing
7 11 (22.00%) Scrum
8 9 (18.00%) DevOps
9 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (12.00%) SDET
11 5 (10.00%) API Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Microservices
11 5 (10.00%) Task Automation
11 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
12 4 (8.00%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) Java
2 10 (20.00%) Python
2 10 (20.00%) Ruby
3 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.00%) SQL
5 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.00%) C#
5 4 (8.00%) Go
5 4 (8.00%) Java 8
6 1 (2.00%) R
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (44.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Kibana
2 3 (6.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Grafana
2 3 (6.00%) Marathon
2 3 (6.00%) Mesos
2 3 (6.00%) Prometheus
2 3 (6.00%) Rundeck
2 3 (6.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Google
1 4 (8.00%) IBM
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.00%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian