The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 84 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.40% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.61% 2.54% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Median salary £34,000 £49,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.31% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
268 197 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.31% 15.87% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 159 151 134
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 19 (90.48%) Software Testing
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) HP UFT
2 18 (85.71%) Defect Management
3 17 (80.95%) Gherkin
3 17 (80.95%) Test Automation
4 16 (76.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (76.19%) SpecFlow
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) FitNesse
7 5 (23.81%) Selenium
8 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
9 3 (14.29%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
10 2 (9.52%) J2EE
10 2 (9.52%) JUnit
10 2 (9.52%) ETL
10 2 (9.52%) Test Management
10 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
10 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
10 2 (9.52%) Coaching
11 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
11 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
11 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
11 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (4.76%) WebDriver

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) HP UFT
2 16 (76.19%) SpecFlow
3 7 (33.33%) FitNesse
4 5 (23.81%) Selenium
5 2 (9.52%) JUnit
5 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.76%) DbUnit
6 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) Mockito
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
1 16 (76.19%) Test Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Gherkin
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Software Testing
2 18 (85.71%) Defect Management
3 17 (80.95%) Test Automation
4 16 (76.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
7 2 (9.52%) Test Management
7 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle