Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cucumber
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 78 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +93
Contract jobs citing Cucumber 39 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.52% 0.79% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.04% 5.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 0
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £395 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% - -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 299 169 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.33% 14.86% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 85 119
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £230
90th Percentile £462 £460 £440
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £29.75 £15.89 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.22% -51.85% +37.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £42.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -68.24% +28.79% +4.76%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Glasgow

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cucumber in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cucumber in Glasgow

Cucumber
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cucumber in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor 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 contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 37 (94.87%) Selenium
2 34 (87.18%) Test Automation
3 30 (76.92%) Java
4 29 (74.36%) Gherkin
5 20 (51.28%) JIRA
5 20 (51.28%) Eclipse
5 20 (51.28%) Jenkins
5 20 (51.28%) Zephyr
5 20 (51.28%) Appium
5 20 (51.28%) Test Scripting
5 20 (51.28%) Confluence
5 20 (51.28%) Apple iOS
6 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (46.15%) User Experience
7 17 (43.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (41.03%) Retail
9 15 (38.46%) Regression Testing
9 15 (38.46%) DSL
9 15 (38.46%) CRM
9 15 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
10 12 (30.77%) BDD
11 9 (23.08%) C#
11 9 (23.08%) SQL
11 9 (23.08%) SpecFlow
12 5 (12.82%) Jetty
12 5 (12.82%) Spring
12 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
13 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
13 4 (10.26%) Python
13 4 (10.26%) System Testing

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 20 (51.28%) Confluence
2 5 (12.82%) Jetty
3 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) DSL
2 2 (5.13%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
1 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.69%) Couchbase
2 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.69%) Redis
2 3 (7.69%) Riak
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (94.87%) Selenium
2 20 (51.28%) Appium
2 20 (51.28%) Eclipse
2 20 (51.28%) Jenkins
2 20 (51.28%) JIRA
2 20 (51.28%) Zephyr
3 9 (23.08%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.69%) FitNesse
4 3 (7.69%) Mocha
4 3 (7.69%) SilkTest
4 3 (7.69%) SonarQube
4 3 (7.69%) TestComplete
5 2 (5.13%) GitLab
5 2 (5.13%) Gradle
5 2 (5.13%) Mockito
5 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.56%) GoCD
6 1 (2.56%) JMeter
General
1 16 (41.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Tester
2 20 (51.28%) Automation Tester
3 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Automation Test Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Test Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Developer in Test
5 5 (12.82%) Test Automation Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Web Tester
8 1 (2.56%) Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) Gherkin
2 5 (12.82%) Spring
3 3 (7.69%) Chai
3 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (5.13%) Dropwizard
4 2 (5.13%) FreeMarker
4 2 (5.13%) J2EE
4 2 (5.13%) JMS
4 2 (5.13%) JPA
4 2 (5.13%) Kafka
4 2 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
4 2 (5.13%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.56%) Java EE
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Test Automation
2 20 (51.28%) Test Scripting
3 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (43.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (38.46%) CRM
5 15 (38.46%) Regression Testing
5 15 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
6 12 (30.77%) BDD
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) System Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Content Management
9 3 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) UML
10 2 (5.13%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Java
2 9 (23.08%) C#
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) Python
4 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) Cobbler
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Icinga
2 1 (2.56%) Kibana
2 1 (2.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) IBM
1 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.56%) Informatica
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle