Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 89 85
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4 +39
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 54 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.44% 1.16% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.47% 5.65% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 16 18
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.84% -18.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £42,875
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -16.67%

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 South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 349 301 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.26% 20.48% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 280 238 237
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £26,050
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in South Wales

Cucumber
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in South Wales

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in South Wales

Cucumber
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +26 46 £45,000 +16.13% 13
Neath Port Talbot -1 7 £35,000 - 2
Newport -6 1 £42,500 -
Cucumber
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 46 (85.19%) Test Automation
2 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (61.11%) Selenium
4 30 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 27 (50.00%) Scrum
6 22 (40.74%) Java
6 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (37.04%) QA
8 18 (33.33%) BDD
8 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 16 (29.63%) Docker
10 15 (27.78%) Azure
11 14 (25.93%) JIRA
11 14 (25.93%) PHP
11 14 (25.93%) Regression Testing
12 13 (24.07%) Software Testing
12 13 (24.07%) Test Management
12 13 (24.07%) WebDriver
12 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
13 12 (22.22%) Maven
14 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
14 11 (20.37%) SQL
14 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
14 11 (20.37%) User Experience
14 11 (20.37%) Mobile App
15 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
15 10 (18.52%) Kanban
15 10 (18.52%) MySQL
15 10 (18.52%) Project Management
16 9 (16.67%) Finance

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Azure
2 8 (14.81%) AWS
3 5 (9.26%) GCP
4 4 (7.41%) OpenShift
4 4 (7.41%) SaaS
5 3 (5.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (3.70%) IaaS
6 2 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MySQL
2 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (61.11%) Selenium
2 30 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 14 (25.93%) JIRA
4 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
4 13 (24.07%) WebDriver
5 12 (22.22%) Maven
6 9 (16.67%) Postman
6 9 (16.67%) Subversion
7 5 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
7 5 (9.26%) IntelliJ
7 5 (9.26%) Jasmine
7 5 (9.26%) JMeter
7 5 (9.26%) Mocha
7 5 (9.26%) Protractor
7 5 (9.26%) RSpec
7 5 (9.26%) SoapUI
7 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
7 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (7.41%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (16.67%) Banking
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Tester
3 10 (18.52%) Test Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Automation Tester
5 8 (14.81%) Test Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) C++ Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Java Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) PHP Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) QA Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Automation Tester
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Tester
9 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Laravel
2 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
2 8 (14.81%) Spring
2 8 (14.81%) Web Services
3 7 (12.96%) Hibernate
3 7 (12.96%) JDBC
3 7 (12.96%) JSON
4 5 (9.26%) Spring Boot
4 5 (9.26%) Vue.js
5 4 (7.41%) Apache Camel
5 4 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (7.41%) WebdriverIO
5 4 (7.41%) XML
5 4 (7.41%) XSD
6 3 (5.56%) Java EE
6 3 (5.56%) JPA
6 3 (5.56%) React
6 3 (5.56%) REST
6 3 (5.56%) SOAP
6 3 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Mobile App
1 11 (20.37%) User Experience
2 4 (7.41%) Renewable Energy
3 3 (5.56%) Wiki
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Android
1 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
1 8 (14.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) Test Automation
2 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (50.00%) Scrum
4 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (33.33%) BDD
6 14 (25.93%) Regression Testing
7 13 (24.07%) Software Testing
7 13 (24.07%) Test Management
8 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
9 10 (18.52%) Kanban
9 10 (18.52%) Project Management
9 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
10 9 (16.67%) API Testing
10 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 9 (16.67%) OO
10 9 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (14.81%) Microservices
11 8 (14.81%) Web Development
12 7 (12.96%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Java
2 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.93%) PHP
4 11 (20.37%) SQL
5 8 (14.81%) C++
6 6 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 4 (7.41%) C#
7 4 (7.41%) Python
7 4 (7.41%) XPath
8 3 (5.56%) Java 8
9 2 (3.70%) Ruby
10 1 (1.85%) ES6
10 1 (1.85%) Go
10 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.04%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) SAP
1 6 (11.11%) Zend
2 5 (9.26%) Guidewire
2 5 (9.26%) Perforce
3 3 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Google