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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 84 112 92
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 19 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.05% 2.30% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
210 217 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.73% 13.60% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 147 161 115
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 20 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 17 (60.71%) Software Testing
4 15 (53.57%) Selenium
5 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (42.86%) SQL
7 11 (39.29%) HP UFT
7 11 (39.29%) BDD
7 11 (39.29%) Gherkin
8 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
9 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 7 (25.00%) HTML
10 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (25.00%) jQuery
11 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (21.43%) Java
11 6 (21.43%) JUnit
11 6 (21.43%) Ajax
12 5 (17.86%) TDD
12 5 (17.86%) EJB
12 5 (17.86%) CSS
12 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
12 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
12 5 (17.86%) FitNesse
12 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
13 4 (14.29%) Selenium IDE

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (10.71%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LDAP
2 2 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Selenium
2 11 (39.29%) HP UFT
3 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
4 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
5 6 (21.43%) JUnit
6 5 (17.86%) FitNesse
7 4 (14.29%) Maven
7 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 4 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
8 3 (10.71%) Subversion
9 2 (7.14%) MSTest
9 2 (7.14%) Mockito
10 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
10 1 (3.57%) JIRA
10 1 (3.57%) Behat
10 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
10 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
10 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
10 1 (3.57%) WatiN
General
1 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
1 14 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Test Specialist
3 4 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
3 4 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) Gherkin
2 7 (25.00%) jQuery
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) Ajax
4 5 (17.86%) EJB
4 5 (17.86%) CSS
5 4 (14.29%) Dojo
6 3 (10.71%) HTML5
7 2 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (7.14%) JSP
7 2 (7.14%) Servlets
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
7 2 (7.14%) Spring
7 2 (7.14%) JSF
7 2 (7.14%) Struts
8 1 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) XML
8 1 (3.57%) XSD
8 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 17 (60.71%) Software Testing
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) BDD
5 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Investment Management
8 4 (14.29%) User Stories
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.29%) Open Source
9 3 (10.71%) Use Case
9 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) Coaching
10 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
10 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
10 2 (7.14%) CRM
10 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.57%) Hyland
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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