The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
UK / Scotland
Rank 116 132 129
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 16 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 1.01% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.60% 5.85% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 16
Median salary £35,780 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
445 513 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.06% 17.35% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 256 330 299
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Scotland region.

Cucumber Salary Trend in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cucumber
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 8 £38,750 -18.42%
Edinburgh +14 7 £34,000 -31.31% 2
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
Cucumber
UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Selenium
3 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
4 18 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 18 (37.50%) Java
5 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
5 17 (35.42%) HP UFT
5 17 (35.42%) Finance
5 17 (35.42%) SpecFlow
5 17 (35.42%) Gherkin
5 17 (35.42%) Defect Management
6 16 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (27.08%) FitNesse
8 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
9 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
9 10 (20.83%) Node.js
9 10 (20.83%) HTML5
9 10 (20.83%) Maven
9 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 10 (20.83%) SQL
9 10 (20.83%) HTML
9 10 (20.83%) CSS
10 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
11 8 (16.67%) BDD
11 8 (16.67%) QA
11 8 (16.67%) Ember.js
11 8 (16.67%) User Experience
12 7 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (14.58%) CSS3

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) Confluence
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Broadband
1 1 (2.08%) DVB
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) MarkLogic
3 2 (4.17%) OrientDB
3 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (43.75%) Selenium
2 17 (35.42%) HP UFT
2 17 (35.42%) SpecFlow
3 13 (27.08%) FitNesse
4 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
5 10 (20.83%) Maven
6 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
6 7 (14.58%) WebDriver
7 5 (10.42%) QUnit
7 5 (10.42%) webpack
8 4 (8.33%) JIRA
8 4 (8.33%) Subversion
8 4 (8.33%) TeamCity
9 3 (6.25%) JBehave
9 3 (6.25%) JUnit
10 2 (4.17%) Appium
10 2 (4.17%) MSTest
10 2 (4.17%) RSpec
10 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
1 17 (35.42%) Test Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Developer
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Tester
5 5 (10.42%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
7 3 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Gherkin
2 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
2 10 (20.83%) CSS
2 10 (20.83%) HTML
2 10 (20.83%) HTML5
2 10 (20.83%) Node.js
3 8 (16.67%) Ember.js
4 7 (14.58%) CSS3
5 5 (10.42%) Browserify
5 5 (10.42%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (10.42%) RequireJS
5 5 (10.42%) REST
6 4 (8.33%) Spring
7 3 (6.25%) .NET
7 3 (6.25%) jQuery
8 2 (4.17%) Behat
8 2 (4.17%) Django
8 2 (4.17%) J2EE
8 2 (4.17%) SOAP
8 2 (4.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) Wiki
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
3 18 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 17 (35.42%) Defect Management
5 16 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.67%) BDD
8 7 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (14.58%) OO
8 7 (14.58%) Scrum
8 7 (14.58%) TDD
9 6 (12.50%) UML
10 5 (10.42%) Automation Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Dependency Management
10 5 (10.42%) MVC
11 4 (8.33%) OOD
11 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.25%) Automated Testing
12 3 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) Scala
4 2 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) Go
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) XPath
5 1 (2.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.08%) EMIR
2 1 (2.08%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) Zend
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle