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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 82 80
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.57% 1.69% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.34% 11.93% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 12
Median salary £31,000 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.08% +21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,631 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 214 176 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 24.57% 14.16% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 173 144 123
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +10.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,045
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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
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 29 March 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
Newport +2 5 £31,000 +1.20%
Cucumber
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) REST
3 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) RESTful
4 5 (55.56%) SpecFlow
4 5 (55.56%) Customer Insight
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) IIS
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) SOAP
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (55.56%) User Experience
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (55.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Deployment

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 (55.56%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
1 5 (55.56%) SpecFlow
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Artifactory
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) JMeter
4 1 (11.11%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) EJB
3 4 (44.44%) Java SE
3 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (55.56%) Customer Insight
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (44.44%) Functional Programming
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) DSDM
7 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) OOP
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Korn
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle