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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 91 73
Rank change year-on-year +14 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.23% 0.62% 2.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.97% 4.55% 13.54%
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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 201 176 229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 20.62% 13.56% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 181 160 195
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,567 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,046 £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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 24 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
South Wales +22 11 £35,000 -9.67% 1
North Wales - 1 - -
Cucumber
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (68.75%) Subversion
3 11 (68.75%) Selenium
4 10 (62.50%) Java
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 9 (56.25%) JIRA
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (50.00%) QA
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle
7 7 (43.75%) MySQL
7 7 (43.75%) TDD
7 7 (43.75%) BDD
7 7 (43.75%) SDLC
8 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
8 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (37.50%) .NET
8 6 (37.50%) C#
8 6 (37.50%) Web Services
9 5 (31.25%) IIS
9 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
9 5 (31.25%) IntelliJ
9 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
9 5 (31.25%) Spring
9 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 5 (31.25%) MVC
9 5 (31.25%) Customer Insight
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012

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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Route 53
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) Subversion
3 9 (56.25%) JIRA
4 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
5 5 (31.25%) IntelliJ
5 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
6 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
6 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (25.00%) Maven
6 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
8 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
9 1 (6.25%) Gatling
9 1 (6.25%) JUnit
9 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) QA Automation Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (31.25%) REST
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
2 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) EJB
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) Java SE
3 4 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) BDD
3 7 (43.75%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (31.25%) Customer Insight
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (31.25%) Product Management
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Functional Programming
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Test Management
6 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (31.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Grafana
1 1 (6.25%) Kibana
1 1 (6.25%) Marathon
1 1 (6.25%) Mesos
1 1 (6.25%) Prometheus
1 1 (6.25%) Rundeck
1 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
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