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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 111 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 2.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £28,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
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
223 201 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.73% 14.24% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 189 117 82
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 21 October 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) RSpec
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) CoffeeScript
2 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
2 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 3 (42.86%) Jasmine
2 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Capistrano
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Python

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) RSpec
1 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
1 3 (42.86%) Jasmine
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 3 (42.86%) Ember.js
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) Dojo
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) CoffeeScript
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (42.86%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft