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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 95 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 15 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.068% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.70% 0.53% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 6
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +9.58%
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
263 190 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.70% 12.94% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 194 154 97
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £43,250 £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 28 August 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (75.00%) Finance
1 24 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Software Testing
4 16 (50.00%) Selenium
4 16 (50.00%) BDD
5 13 (40.63%) WebDriver
6 11 (34.38%) HP UFT
7 10 (31.25%) Java
7 10 (31.25%) SQL
7 10 (31.25%) Gherkin
8 9 (28.13%) FitNesse
9 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
9 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (25.00%) Open Source
9 8 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
10 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
11 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 6 (18.75%) JUnit
11 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
12 5 (15.63%) Linux
12 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
13 4 (12.50%) Maven
13 4 (12.50%) Ajax

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (12.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Selenium
2 13 (40.63%) WebDriver
3 11 (34.38%) HP UFT
4 9 (28.13%) FitNesse
5 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
6 6 (18.75%) JUnit
7 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
8 4 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 4 (12.50%) Maven
9 2 (6.25%) JIRA
10 1 (3.13%) MSTest
10 1 (3.13%) Behat
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
1 14 (43.75%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Test Specialist
2 8 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 8 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
3 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Gherkin
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) EJB
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (12.50%) Ajax
2 4 (12.50%) Dojo
2 4 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) NHibernate
3 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.25%) Spring
3 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Software Testing
4 16 (50.00%) BDD
5 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.00%) Open Source
6 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (18.75%) TDD
7 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.50%) User Stories
9 4 (12.50%) Investment Management
10 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
10 3 (9.38%) Use Case
11 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Test Management
11 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
11 2 (6.25%) Coaching
12 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) Perl
3 3 (9.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
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