Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 133 129
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 21 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.84% 0.55% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.97% 3.70% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 24
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,800 £32,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,750 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +12.67%

Cucumber is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 529 378 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 21.20% 14.95% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 320 259 271
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,250 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +2.56%

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 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (76.19%) Finance
3 14 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 14 (66.67%) Gherkin
4 13 (61.90%) Software Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) Defect Management
6 11 (52.38%) HP UFT
7 10 (47.62%) Selenium
8 9 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
9 8 (38.10%) FitNesse
10 5 (23.81%) QA
10 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
10 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (23.81%) HP
10 5 (23.81%) ISEB
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 5 (23.81%) .NET
10 5 (23.81%) C#
10 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
11 4 (19.05%) BDD
12 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
12 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
12 3 (14.29%) Test Management
12 3 (14.29%) Java
12 3 (14.29%) Oracle
13 2 (9.52%) Web Services

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 11 (52.38%) HP UFT
3 10 (47.62%) Selenium
4 8 (38.10%) FitNesse
5 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (4.76%) TestComplete
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) Java EE
3 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (61.90%) Software Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Defect Management
4 9 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
4 9 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) Test Management
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 2 (9.52%) Android Development
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) ETL
8 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
8 2 (9.52%) Kanban
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.52%) Rancher
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
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