The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 81 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.47% 2.65% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Median salary £34,000 £49,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.65% +65.83%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
259 226 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.38% 15.88% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 157 173 179
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 22 (88.00%) Software Testing
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 20 (80.00%) Defect Management
3 18 (72.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (64.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (64.00%) SpecFlow
4 16 (64.00%) Gherkin
5 12 (48.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) Selenium
7 7 (28.00%) FitNesse
8 5 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.00%) QA
9 4 (16.00%) ETL
9 4 (16.00%) Java
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) J2EE
9 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.00%) Coaching
9 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
9 4 (16.00%) Test Management
9 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
10 3 (12.00%) Spring
10 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Maven
11 2 (8.00%) JUnit
11 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
11 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 16 (64.00%) SpecFlow
3 9 (36.00%) Selenium
4 7 (28.00%) FitNesse
5 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.00%) JUnit
7 2 (8.00%) Maven
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (4.00%) JMeter
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Analyst
1 17 (68.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (16.00%) J2EE
3 3 (12.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.00%) Akka
4 1 (4.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Software Testing
2 20 (80.00%) Defect Management
3 18 (72.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (64.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Coaching
6 4 (16.00%) ETL
6 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
6 4 (16.00%) Test Management
6 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.00%) BDD
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (4.00%) Open Source
9 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
9 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby
2 1 (4.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft