Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 124 115
Rank change year-on-year +71 -9 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 100 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.12% 1.15% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.78% 5.74% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 82 15 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% +2.94% -31.31%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,200 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,950 £44,243
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,780
% change year-on-year +5.56% +25.77% -10.55%

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 596 540 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.53% 20.04% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 422 356 292
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.65% -1.88% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,025 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £56,250 £61,125
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Edinburgh

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 88 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 73 (73.00%) Java
3 70 (70.00%) BDD
4 61 (61.00%) Selenium
5 58 (58.00%) Test Scripting
6 55 (55.00%) JavaScript
7 51 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (44.00%) Gherkin
9 40 (40.00%) SQL
10 38 (38.00%) TDD
11 36 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (36.00%) Scenario Testing
12 34 (34.00%) Finance
13 33 (33.00%) Git (software)
14 31 (31.00%) SQL Server
14 31 (31.00%) REST
15 28 (28.00%) MVC
15 28 (28.00%) C#
16 27 (27.00%) Jenkins
17 26 (26.00%) SpecFlow
17 26 (26.00%) API Testing
17 26 (26.00%) Windows
17 26 (26.00%) Software Testing
18 25 (25.00%) Degree
18 25 (25.00%) .NET
18 25 (25.00%) User Stories
19 24 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
19 24 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
19 24 (24.00%) PowerShell
20 23 (23.00%) TeamCity

Cucumber
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (23.00%) IIS
2 10 (10.00%) Confluence
3 2 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.00%) Slack
4 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.00%) VLAN
1 2 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (10.00%) MySQL
4 10 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (9.00%) Big Data
5 9 (9.00%) SQLite
6 7 (7.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.00%) DB2
8 1 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 61 (61.00%) Selenium
2 33 (33.00%) Git (software)
3 27 (27.00%) Jenkins
4 26 (26.00%) SpecFlow
5 23 (23.00%) NUnit
5 23 (23.00%) Protractor
5 23 (23.00%) TeamCity
6 9 (9.00%) Bitbucket
6 9 (9.00%) git-flow
7 7 (7.00%) JIRA
8 6 (6.00%) WebDriver
9 5 (5.00%) HP UFT
9 5 (5.00%) JUnit
10 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (4.00%) JMeter
11 3 (3.00%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (2.00%) Robot Framework
12 2 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (2.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 34 (34.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (42.00%) Developer
2 37 (37.00%) Test Engineer
3 34 (34.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 33 (33.00%) Java Developer
5 29 (29.00%) Tester
6 26 (26.00%) Java Engineer
7 23 (23.00%) .NET Developer
7 23 (23.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 23 (23.00%) Analyst
7 23 (23.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (23.00%) C# Developer
7 23 (23.00%) C# Software Developer
7 23 (23.00%) Developer in Test
7 23 (23.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 23 (23.00%) Development Engineer
7 23 (23.00%) Java Developer in Test
7 23 (23.00%) JavaScript Engineer
7 23 (23.00%) Software Developer
7 23 (23.00%) Software Engineer
7 23 (23.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (44.00%) Gherkin
2 31 (31.00%) REST
3 25 (25.00%) .NET
4 24 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (23.00%) JSON
5 23 (23.00%) XML
6 15 (15.00%) CSS
6 15 (15.00%) HTML
7 14 (14.00%) jQuery
8 12 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 11 (11.00%) React
10 10 (10.00%) CSS3
10 10 (10.00%) HTML5
10 10 (10.00%) LESS
10 10 (10.00%) Node.js
11 9 (9.00%) pytest
12 5 (5.00%) CGI
13 4 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (4.00%) Web Services
14 3 (3.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) User Experience
2 8 (8.00%) PMI
3 5 (5.00%) Fintech
4 3 (3.00%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Windows
2 8 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 70 (70.00%) BDD
3 58 (58.00%) Test Scripting
4 51 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (38.00%) TDD
6 36 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (36.00%) Scenario Testing
7 28 (28.00%) MVC
8 26 (26.00%) API Testing
8 26 (26.00%) Software Testing
9 25 (25.00%) User Stories
10 24 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 23 (23.00%) Agile Testing
11 23 (23.00%) OO
11 23 (23.00%) Open Source
11 23 (23.00%) Process Improvement
11 23 (23.00%) SDET
12 12 (12.00%) Scrum
13 11 (11.00%) Functional Testing
14 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (73.00%) Java
2 55 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 40 (40.00%) SQL
4 28 (28.00%) C#
5 24 (24.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (11.00%) Python
7 10 (10.00%) ES6
8 3 (3.00%) Java 8
9 2 (2.00%) Ruby
9 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.00%) Groovy
10 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) Degree
2 11 (11.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (23.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (6.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.00%) Sybase