Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 118 121
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 46 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.82% 1.33% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.46% 6.33% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £35,780 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.72% -15.81% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £74,000 £47,500 £50,250
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.76% -2.96%

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 544 553 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 21.51% 20.94% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 327 325 286
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 38 (82.61%) Test Automation
2 31 (67.39%) Java
3 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (65.22%) Selenium
4 24 (52.17%) BDD
5 20 (43.48%) SQL
6 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
6 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
7 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 17 (36.96%) TDD
8 17 (36.96%) Test Scripting
9 16 (34.78%) Finance
10 14 (30.43%) SpecFlow
10 14 (30.43%) Gherkin
10 14 (30.43%) Software Testing
10 14 (30.43%) Scenario Testing
11 13 (28.26%) MongoDB
11 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
12 11 (23.91%) Agile Testing
12 11 (23.91%) REST
12 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
12 11 (23.91%) Atlassian
12 11 (23.91%) Windows
13 10 (21.74%) OO
13 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
13 10 (21.74%) C#
13 10 (21.74%) .NET
13 10 (21.74%) IIS
13 10 (21.74%) XML

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 10 (21.74%) IIS
2 8 (17.39%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (17.39%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) MongoDB
2 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.39%) MySQL
3 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (17.39%) SQLite
4 5 (10.87%) DB2
4 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
4 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (65.22%) Selenium
2 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 14 (30.43%) SpecFlow
4 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
5 10 (21.74%) NUnit
5 10 (21.74%) TeamCity
6 8 (17.39%) Bitbucket
6 8 (17.39%) git-flow
7 6 (13.04%) JUnit
8 4 (8.70%) FitNesse
8 4 (8.70%) HP UFT
9 3 (6.52%) JIRA
9 3 (6.52%) Protractor
10 1 (2.17%) Ant
10 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.17%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (2.17%) Subversion
10 1 (2.17%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Java Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Java Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) Test Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) Tester
4 11 (23.91%) Automation Tester
5 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
5 10 (21.74%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (21.74%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) C# Developer
5 10 (21.74%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (21.74%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Development Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Software Development Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Software Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Software Test Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) Gherkin
2 11 (23.91%) REST
3 10 (21.74%) .NET
3 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (21.74%) JSON
3 10 (21.74%) XML
4 9 (19.57%) CSS
4 9 (19.57%) HTML
4 9 (19.57%) jQuery
5 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 8 (17.39%) CSS3
5 8 (17.39%) HTML5
5 8 (17.39%) LESS
5 8 (17.39%) Node.js
5 8 (17.39%) React
6 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
6 5 (10.87%) Spring
6 5 (10.87%) Spring Boot
7 2 (4.35%) CGI
7 2 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.35%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) Test Automation
2 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) BDD
4 19 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (36.96%) TDD
5 17 (36.96%) Test Scripting
6 14 (30.43%) Scenario Testing
6 14 (30.43%) Software Testing
7 11 (23.91%) Agile Testing
8 10 (21.74%) API Testing
8 10 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (21.74%) MVC
8 10 (21.74%) OO
8 10 (21.74%) Open Source
8 10 (21.74%) Process Improvement
8 10 (21.74%) SDET
8 10 (21.74%) User Stories
9 8 (17.39%) Kanban
9 8 (17.39%) Scrum
9 8 (17.39%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) Java
2 20 (43.48%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) C#
4 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
5 8 (17.39%) ES6
5 8 (17.39%) Python
6 5 (10.87%) Java 8
7 1 (2.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
1 10 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Atlassian
2 5 (10.87%) Sybase
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft