The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank 97 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 13 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 0.68% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.58% 1.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
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
503 546 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.94% 37.19% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 324 399 275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (71.43%) BDD
3 12 (57.14%) Selenium
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) JSON
4 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (52.38%) Hibernate
4 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) Document Management
4 11 (52.38%) Spring
4 11 (52.38%) Maven
4 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) JBoss
4 11 (52.38%) XHTML
4 11 (52.38%) SOA
4 11 (52.38%) Spring Security
4 11 (52.38%) jQuery
4 11 (52.38%) Alfresco
4 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) RESTful
4 11 (52.38%) Open Source
4 11 (52.38%) Artifactory
4 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
5 10 (47.62%) Cucumber
6 9 (42.86%) Finance

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (52.38%) JBoss
1 11 (52.38%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Selenium
2 11 (52.38%) Maven
2 11 (52.38%) Artifactory
2 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
3 10 (47.62%) Cucumber
4 6 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 6 (28.57%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
1 11 (52.38%) Java Developer
1 11 (52.38%) Open Source Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
1 11 (52.38%) XHTML
1 11 (52.38%) Hibernate
1 11 (52.38%) Spring
1 11 (52.38%) JSON
1 11 (52.38%) Spring Security
1 11 (52.38%) jQuery
1 11 (52.38%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (71.43%) BDD
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) SOA
4 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) Unit Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (52.38%) Open Source
4 11 (52.38%) Document Management
5 9 (42.86%) Software Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
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