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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 85 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 11 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.54% 0.72% 2.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.02% 5.13% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 30
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.67% -1.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

Cucumber is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 122 156 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 17.11% 13.95% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 108 144 184
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Cucumber as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 10 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Newport +8 1 £41,500 +3.75%
Cucumber
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 13 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (73.33%) Subversion
4 10 (66.67%) Selenium
5 9 (60.00%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle
6 8 (53.33%) JIRA
6 8 (53.33%) QA
6 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (46.67%) MySQL
7 7 (46.67%) SDLC
8 6 (40.00%) BDD
8 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow
8 6 (40.00%) .NET
8 6 (40.00%) C#
8 6 (40.00%) TDD
8 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (33.33%) Product Management
9 5 (33.33%) RESTful
9 5 (33.33%) Spring
9 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 5 (33.33%) Web Services
9 5 (33.33%) IIS
9 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 5 (33.33%) IntelliJ

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 5 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) Route 53
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) MySQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (73.33%) Subversion
3 10 (66.67%) Selenium
4 8 (53.33%) JIRA
5 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow
6 5 (33.33%) IntelliJ
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 4 (26.67%) Artifactory
7 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (26.67%) Maven
8 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
9 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
10 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
10 1 (6.67%) JUnit
10 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) QA Automation Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) RESTful
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) EJB
3 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (26.67%) Java SE
3 4 (26.67%) Play Framework
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (33.33%) Customer Insight
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (33.33%) Product Management
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Functional Programming
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Test Management
6 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
2 5 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Grafana
1 1 (6.67%) Kibana
1 1 (6.67%) Marathon
1 1 (6.67%) Mesos
1 1 (6.67%) Prometheus
1 1 (6.67%) Rundeck
1 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
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