Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 135 101
Rank change year-on-year +8 -34 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 13 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.64% 0.97% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.18% 4.92% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 44
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +31.94% +2.86%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £45,500 £60,100 £43,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -

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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 409 528 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.00% 19.80% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 368 469 430
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,050 £45,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Wales

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Wales

Cucumber
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
South Wales +12 10 £38,500 -18.95%
West Wales - 2 £37,500 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Cucumber
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) BDD
5 6 (46.15%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) Python
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) TOWER Software
7 4 (30.77%) Games
7 4 (30.77%) Ruby
7 4 (30.77%) Kanban
7 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (30.77%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
8 3 (23.08%) Task Automation
8 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Java
8 3 (23.08%) MySQL
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
9 2 (15.38%) JUnit
9 2 (15.38%) CA
9 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Test Management
9 2 (15.38%) Gherkin

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
4 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (7.69%) Gatling
5 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
5 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
5 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 1 (7.69%) TestLink
5 1 (7.69%) VersionOne
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) QA Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Software QA Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Velocity
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Kanban
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Task Automation
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Product Management
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Test Management
8 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Korn
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) TOWER Software
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) CA
3 2 (15.38%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat