Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 113 119
Rank change year-on-year +38 +6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 77 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.04% 1.49% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.03% 7.08% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 13 17
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £38,000 £35,780
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.74% +6.20% -27.72%
10th Percentile £34,375 £31,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,900 £49,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% -24.24%

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 591 565 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.30% 21.07% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 373 332 303
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £26,775 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +12.05% +2.47% -2.41%

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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 63 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 55 (71.43%) Java
3 49 (63.64%) Selenium
4 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (57.14%) BDD
6 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 33 (42.86%) Test Scripting
8 31 (40.26%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (37.66%) SQL
10 28 (36.36%) Git (software)
10 28 (36.36%) TDD
11 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
12 25 (32.47%) Finance
13 22 (28.57%) REST
14 20 (25.97%) Software Testing
14 20 (25.97%) Gherkin
14 20 (25.97%) Scenario Testing
15 19 (24.68%) Jenkins
15 19 (24.68%) MVC
16 18 (23.38%) Windows
16 18 (23.38%) ISTQB
16 18 (23.38%) SpecFlow
16 18 (23.38%) User Stories
17 17 (22.08%) Agile Testing
17 17 (22.08%) API Testing
17 17 (22.08%) jQuery
17 17 (22.08%) MongoDB
17 17 (22.08%) NoSQL
17 17 (22.08%) HTML
17 17 (22.08%) CSS

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 16 (20.78%) IIS
2 12 (15.58%) Confluence
3 3 (3.90%) JBoss
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (15.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.08%) MongoDB
2 17 (22.08%) NoSQL
3 12 (15.58%) MySQL
3 12 (15.58%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (15.58%) SQLite
4 8 (10.39%) RDBMS
4 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.49%) DB2
6 3 (3.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (63.64%) Selenium
2 28 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 19 (24.68%) Jenkins
4 18 (23.38%) SpecFlow
5 16 (20.78%) NUnit
5 16 (20.78%) TeamCity
6 12 (15.58%) Bitbucket
6 12 (15.58%) git-flow
7 8 (10.39%) JIRA
7 8 (10.39%) JUnit
7 8 (10.39%) Protractor
8 4 (5.19%) WebDriver
9 3 (3.90%) Ant
9 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.90%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.90%) HP UFT
9 3 (3.90%) JMeter
9 3 (3.90%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (3.90%) Subversion
9 3 (3.90%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (46.75%) Developer
2 27 (35.06%) Tester
3 25 (32.47%) Java Developer
4 24 (31.17%) Test Engineer
5 22 (28.57%) Automation Tester
6 21 (27.27%) Java Engineer
7 19 (24.68%) Software Test Engineer
8 16 (20.78%) .NET Developer
8 16 (20.78%) .NET Software Engineer
8 16 (20.78%) C# Developer
8 16 (20.78%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (20.78%) C# Software Engineer
8 16 (20.78%) Development Engineer
8 16 (20.78%) Java Software Developer
8 16 (20.78%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (20.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (20.78%) Software Developer
8 16 (20.78%) Software Development Engineer
8 16 (20.78%) Software Engineer
8 16 (20.78%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) REST
2 20 (25.97%) Gherkin
3 17 (22.08%) CSS
3 17 (22.08%) HTML
3 17 (22.08%) jQuery
4 16 (20.78%) .NET
4 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (20.78%) JSON
4 16 (20.78%) XML
5 12 (15.58%) AngularJS
5 12 (15.58%) CSS3
5 12 (15.58%) HTML5
5 12 (15.58%) LESS
5 12 (15.58%) Node.js
5 12 (15.58%) React
6 5 (6.49%) CGI
6 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.49%) Spring
6 5 (6.49%) Spring Boot
7 4 (5.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) User Experience
2 5 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.90%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.60%) Fintech
5 1 (1.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (57.14%) BDD
4 33 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 31 (40.26%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (36.36%) TDD
7 20 (25.97%) Scenario Testing
7 20 (25.97%) Software Testing
8 19 (24.68%) MVC
9 18 (23.38%) User Stories
10 17 (22.08%) Agile Testing
10 17 (22.08%) API Testing
11 16 (20.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (20.78%) OO
11 16 (20.78%) Open Source
11 16 (20.78%) Process Improvement
11 16 (20.78%) SDET
12 14 (18.18%) Functional Testing
13 13 (16.88%) ITIL
13 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (71.43%) Java
2 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 29 (37.66%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) C#
4 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
5 12 (15.58%) ES6
5 12 (15.58%) Python
6 5 (6.49%) Java 8
7 2 (2.60%) Groovy
7 2 (2.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) ISTQB
2 16 (20.78%) Degree
3 2 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Atlassian
2 5 (6.49%) Sybase
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft