The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 78 90 110
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 13 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.83% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 2.68% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 2
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Gherkin
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
367 485 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.36% 30.83% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 279 322 459
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Gherkin as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Edinburgh region.

Gherkin Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Gherkin 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 Gherkin.

1 24 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (58.33%) Alfresco
2 14 (58.33%) Spring Security
2 14 (58.33%) jQuery
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Document Management
2 14 (58.33%) Spring
2 14 (58.33%) Maven
2 14 (58.33%) JSON
2 14 (58.33%) Selenium
2 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) CSS
2 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 14 (58.33%) JBoss
2 14 (58.33%) XHTML
2 14 (58.33%) SOA
2 14 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (58.33%) Scrum
2 14 (58.33%) RESTful
2 14 (58.33%) Open Source
2 14 (58.33%) BDD
2 14 (58.33%) Artifactory
2 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 14 (58.33%) Open Source Development
3 10 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 10 (41.67%) SpecFlow

Gherkin
Top Related 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 14 (58.33%) Alfresco
1 14 (58.33%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Artifactory
1 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 14 (58.33%) Maven
1 14 (58.33%) Selenium
2 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
2 10 (41.67%) HP UFT
2 10 (41.67%) SpecFlow
3 5 (20.83%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
1 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
1 14 (58.33%) Open Source Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) CSS
1 14 (58.33%) Hibernate
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
1 14 (58.33%) jQuery
1 14 (58.33%) JSON
1 14 (58.33%) RESTful
1 14 (58.33%) Spring
1 14 (58.33%) Spring Security
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
1 14 (58.33%) XHTML
2 8 (33.33%) Drools
2 8 (33.33%) jBPM
2 8 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) BDD
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (58.33%) Document Management
2 14 (58.33%) Open Source
2 14 (58.33%) Open Source Development
2 14 (58.33%) Scrum
2 14 (58.33%) SOA
2 14 (58.33%) Unit Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 10 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft