The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 108 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.089% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.25% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +50.79%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -22.22%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
267 186 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.87% 16.61% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 168 121 178
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Cucumber
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (73.33%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Gherkin
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Ajax
4 7 (46.67%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) J2EE
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) JUnit
5 6 (40.00%) EJB
5 6 (40.00%) JSP
5 6 (40.00%) Servlets
5 6 (40.00%) Struts
5 6 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (40.00%) UML
5 6 (40.00%) JBoss
5 6 (40.00%) CRM
5 6 (40.00%) NUnit
5 6 (40.00%) Subversion
5 6 (40.00%) JSF
5 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (40.00%) LINQ
5 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (40.00%) Mockito
5 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (33.33%) Software Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) JUnit
2 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (40.00%) NUnit
2 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 6 (40.00%) Mockito
3 3 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
4 2 (13.33%) RSpec
4 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (6.67%) Calabash
5 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Programmer
3 6 (40.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 6 (40.00%) Java Programmer
3 6 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Gherkin
2 8 (53.33%) Ajax
3 6 (40.00%) J2EE
3 6 (40.00%) EJB
3 6 (40.00%) JSP
3 6 (40.00%) Servlets
3 6 (40.00%) Struts
3 6 (40.00%) JSF
3 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (40.00%) LINQ
3 6 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Ember.js
5 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.67%) Symfony
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (13.33%) AIX
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) CRM
2 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (13.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft