The first table below looks at the demand for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.34% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -15.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
583 476 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.02% 39.24% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 406 319 300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Gherkin
Scotland

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Gherkin also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Gherkin.

1 47 (97.92%) Java
1 47 (97.92%) SOA
1 47 (97.92%) Spring
2 46 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (95.83%) JBoss
3 44 (91.67%) JSON
4 43 (89.58%) Jenkins
5 42 (87.50%) BDD
5 42 (87.50%) RESTful
5 42 (87.50%) Hibernate
5 42 (87.50%) Web Services
6 41 (85.42%) Alfresco
7 40 (83.33%) Selenium
7 40 (83.33%) Open Source
7 40 (83.33%) Document Management
8 33 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (66.67%) jQuery
9 32 (66.67%) HTML
9 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
9 32 (66.67%) XHTML
10 28 (58.33%) CSS
10 28 (58.33%) Maven
10 28 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (58.33%) Unit Testing
11 27 (56.25%) Spring Security
11 27 (56.25%) Artifactory
11 27 (56.25%) Scrum
12 13 (27.08%) MVC
12 13 (27.08%) Ajax
12 13 (27.08%) JSF

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Gherkin also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Gherkin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (85.42%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 43 (89.58%) Jenkins
2 40 (83.33%) Selenium
3 28 (58.33%) Maven
4 27 (56.25%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (97.92%) Developer
2 46 (95.83%) Java Developer
3 24 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 24 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 12 (25.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 12 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.08%) Analyst
5 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (97.92%) Spring
2 44 (91.67%) JSON
3 42 (87.50%) Web Services
3 42 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 42 (87.50%) RESTful
4 32 (66.67%) jQuery
4 32 (66.67%) XHTML
4 32 (66.67%) HTML
5 28 (58.33%) CSS
6 27 (56.25%) Spring Security
7 13 (27.08%) JSF
7 13 (27.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 40 (83.33%) Open Source
2 1 (2.08%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (97.92%) SOA
2 46 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (87.50%) BDD
4 40 (83.33%) Document Management
5 33 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (58.33%) Unit Testing
7 27 (56.25%) Scrum
8 13 (27.08%) MVC
9 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (95.83%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft