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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 87 109 89
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 0.31% 0.090%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.90% 1.87% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
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
174 268 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.60% 16.35% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 110 170 121
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 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 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 7 (46.67%) Gherkin
4 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
6 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) JUnit
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) Subversion
7 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (20.00%) JSF
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (20.00%) JSP

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) JUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (20.00%) Mockito
4 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (13.33%) MSTest
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Behat
5 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (6.67%) GitLab
5 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.67%) NUnit
5 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.67%) WatiN
5 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Gherkin
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Ajax
3 3 (20.00%) Struts
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 3 (20.00%) EJB
3 3 (20.00%) JSP
3 3 (20.00%) Servlets
3 3 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) JSF
4 2 (13.33%) LINQ
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Management
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.67%) Hyland
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