The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 81 104 95
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 19 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.26% 1.54% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 3
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +16.43%
Cucumber
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
230 195 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.82% 13.05% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 167 153 112
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 24 (77.42%) Finance
1 24 (77.42%) Test Automation
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) Software Testing
3 17 (54.84%) Selenium
4 15 (48.39%) BDD
5 13 (41.94%) WebDriver
6 11 (35.48%) HP UFT
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
7 10 (32.26%) Java
7 10 (32.26%) Gherkin
8 9 (29.03%) FitNesse
8 9 (29.03%) Client/Server
9 8 (25.81%) Financial Institution
9 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (25.81%) Open Source
10 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
10 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
11 6 (19.35%) JUnit
11 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
12 5 (16.13%) Ajax
12 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
12 5 (16.13%) TDD
12 5 (16.13%) Linux
12 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
12 5 (16.13%) HTML
12 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
12 5 (16.13%) jQuery

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Selenium
2 13 (41.94%) WebDriver
3 11 (35.48%) HP UFT
4 9 (29.03%) FitNesse
5 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
6 6 (19.35%) JUnit
7 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
7 4 (12.90%) Maven
7 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
7 4 (12.90%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (6.45%) MSTest
9 1 (3.23%) Mockito
9 1 (3.23%) Behat
9 1 (3.23%) JIRA
9 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 24 (77.42%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
1 14 (45.16%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Test Specialist
2 8 (25.81%) Test Automation Specialist
2 8 (25.81%) Automation Specialist
3 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Gherkin
2 5 (16.13%) Ajax
2 5 (16.13%) jQuery
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) EJB
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) Dojo
4 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) JSF
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) JSP
5 1 (3.23%) Servlets
5 1 (3.23%) Struts
5 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.23%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Client/Server
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Test Automation
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) Software Testing
4 15 (48.39%) BDD
5 8 (25.81%) Open Source
5 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
6 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Automation Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Investment Management
8 4 (12.90%) User Stories
9 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.68%) Use Case
10 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Test Management
10 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.45%) Coaching
10 2 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Hyland
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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