Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 108 142
Rank change year-on-year -1 +34 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 38 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.43% 0.96% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.09% 4.35% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 11
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -31.31% +65.00%
10th Percentile £30,200 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,950 £39,358 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +28.57% -3.45% -3.33%

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 536 483 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.17% 22.13% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 350 299 280
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 33 (86.84%) Test Automation
2 25 (65.79%) Finance
3 22 (57.89%) Defect Management
4 21 (55.26%) Scenario Testing
4 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
4 21 (55.26%) Gherkin
5 18 (47.37%) HP UFT
6 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (44.74%) Software Testing
6 17 (44.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (42.11%) SpecFlow
8 15 (39.47%) Selenium
9 12 (31.58%) FitNesse
9 12 (31.58%) Java
10 10 (26.32%) TDD
11 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
11 9 (23.68%) SQL
11 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
11 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
12 8 (21.05%) DevOps
12 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
12 8 (21.05%) Oracle
12 8 (21.05%) Spring
12 8 (21.05%) MVC
13 7 (18.42%) Web Services
13 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
13 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
13 7 (18.42%) RESTful

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 5 (13.16%) JBoss
1 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (13.16%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) GitHub
3 3 (7.89%) npm
4 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) HP UFT
2 16 (42.11%) SpecFlow
3 15 (39.47%) Selenium
4 12 (31.58%) FitNesse
5 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
6 6 (15.79%) JUnit
7 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
8 3 (7.89%) Artifactory
8 3 (7.89%) Log4j
8 3 (7.89%) Maven
8 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
9 2 (5.26%) JIRA
10 1 (2.63%) Mocha
10 1 (2.63%) MSTest
10 1 (2.63%) Protractor
10 1 (2.63%) RSpec
10 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Legal
4 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Analyst
1 23 (60.53%) Test Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) JIRA Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) React Developer
6 2 (5.26%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) Gherkin
2 8 (21.05%) Spring
3 7 (18.42%) RESTful
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) React
5 5 (13.16%) JSP
5 5 (13.16%) Redux
6 4 (10.53%) HTML
6 4 (10.53%) Node.js
7 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Flex
7 3 (7.89%) Behat
7 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.89%) JDBC
7 3 (7.89%) JPA
7 3 (7.89%) REST
7 3 (7.89%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.63%) CSS
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.26%) Fintech
2 1 (2.63%) Blog
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Test Automation
2 22 (57.89%) Defect Management
3 21 (55.26%) Scenario Testing
4 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (44.74%) Software Testing
4 17 (44.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (26.32%) TDD
6 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
6 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (21.05%) DevOps
7 8 (21.05%) MVC
8 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
9 6 (15.79%) BDD
9 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
10 5 (13.16%) Coaching
10 5 (13.16%) OO
10 5 (13.16%) Pair Programming
10 5 (13.16%) SDLC
10 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) ES6
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.16%) MCP
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) OCP
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (13.16%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Perfecto Mobile