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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 77 92 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 14 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.23% 0.70% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.81% 4.40% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 3
Median salary £34,000 £62,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.16% +106.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
241 250 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.25% 15.89% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 172 181 187
Median salary £43,250 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 16 (76.19%) Software Testing
2 14 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 11 (52.38%) Selenium
5 10 (47.62%) Finance
5 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (47.62%) SpecFlow
5 10 (47.62%) Gherkin
6 7 (33.33%) QA
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
7 5 (23.81%) FitNesse
7 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 4 (19.05%) Coaching
8 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (19.05%) Test Management
8 4 (19.05%) ETL
8 4 (19.05%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) J2EE
8 4 (19.05%) Prototyping
9 3 (14.29%) Spring
9 3 (14.29%) C#
9 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
10 2 (9.52%) BDD
10 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
10 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 11 (52.38%) Selenium
3 10 (47.62%) SpecFlow
4 5 (23.81%) FitNesse
5 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
7 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
7 2 (9.52%) JUnit
7 2 (9.52%) Maven
7 2 (9.52%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
8 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Automation Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Automation Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Gherkin
2 4 (19.05%) J2EE
3 3 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.76%) Akka
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
4 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Software Testing
2 14 (66.67%) Defect Management
3 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Automation Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Coaching
7 4 (19.05%) ETL
7 4 (19.05%) Prototyping
7 4 (19.05%) Test Management
7 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
8 2 (9.52%) BDD
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (4.76%) Open Source
9 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SDET
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft