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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 73 93 104
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 21 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.92% 1.10% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 3.46% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 3
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +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
410 463 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.48% 31.93% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 272 318 458
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 21 (63.64%) Test Automation
1 21 (63.64%) SpecFlow
2 19 (57.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (54.55%) Selenium
4 16 (48.48%) Scrum
4 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 15 (45.45%) HP UFT
5 15 (45.45%) Cucumber
5 15 (45.45%) Defect Management
6 12 (36.36%) Open Source Development
6 12 (36.36%) BDD
6 12 (36.36%) Open Source
6 12 (36.36%) RESTful
6 12 (36.36%) Artifactory
6 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (36.36%) Spring Security
6 12 (36.36%) jQuery
6 12 (36.36%) JSON
6 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (36.36%) Alfresco
6 12 (36.36%) JBoss
6 12 (36.36%) XHTML
6 12 (36.36%) SOA
6 12 (36.36%) HTML
6 12 (36.36%) Java
6 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 12 (36.36%) CSS

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 12 (36.36%) Alfresco
1 12 (36.36%) JBoss
2 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
2 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
2 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) SpecFlow
2 18 (54.55%) Selenium
3 15 (45.45%) Cucumber
3 15 (45.45%) HP UFT
4 12 (36.36%) Artifactory
4 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 12 (36.36%) Maven
5 7 (21.21%) FitNesse
6 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 6 (18.18%) MSTest
6 6 (18.18%) NUnit
6 6 (18.18%) Subversion
6 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Analyst
1 15 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Open Source Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) CSS
1 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
1 12 (36.36%) jQuery
1 12 (36.36%) JSON
1 12 (36.36%) RESTful
1 12 (36.36%) Spring
1 12 (36.36%) Spring Security
1 12 (36.36%) Web Services
1 12 (36.36%) XHTML
2 6 (18.18%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) Drools
3 4 (12.12%) jBPM
3 4 (12.12%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 19 (57.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) Scrum
4 15 (45.45%) Defect Management
4 15 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 12 (36.36%) BDD
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (36.36%) Document Management
5 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
5 12 (36.36%) Open Source
5 12 (36.36%) Open Source Development
5 12 (36.36%) SOA
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (18.18%) OO
6 6 (18.18%) OOP
6 6 (18.18%) User Stories
7 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
1 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
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