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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 93 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 2.84% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £48,250 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £40,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £40,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
195 176 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.31% 12.71% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 148 129 165
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) QA
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) JSP
3 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) JAX-RS
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
3 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 1 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSP
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) JAX-RS
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle