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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 88 89 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 1.28% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.02% 8.82% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 5
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
174 204 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.67% 14.49% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 112 136 161
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 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 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (60.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) FitNesse
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Spring
6 1 (10.00%) Maven
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) 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 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (30.00%) FitNesse
3 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (10.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Automation Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Leader
1 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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