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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 103 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.58% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
194 168 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.96% 14.01% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 158 98 99
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) AIX
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) CoffeeScript
2 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
2 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
2 5 (83.33%) Ember.js
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Capistrano
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) RSpec
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) RSpec
1 5 (83.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Programmer
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
2 5 (83.33%) Ember.js
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss