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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 92 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 3 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.89% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.80% 5.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £36,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
167 221 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.25% 16.39% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 126 162 73
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,275
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) EJB
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Servlets
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Mockito
4 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
4 1 (16.67%) WatiN
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) GitLab
4 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) JSF
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (33.33%) LINQ
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) Servlets
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Struts
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO