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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 73 84 107
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 18 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.63% 0.95% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 3.10% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 0
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
470 387 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.65% 30.54% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 311 287 369
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 19 February 2017.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 25 (73.53%) Test Automation
1 25 (73.53%) SpecFlow
2 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (55.88%) Selenium
4 18 (52.94%) Cucumber
5 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
6 15 (44.12%) HP UFT
6 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (44.12%) Defect Management
7 14 (41.18%) Scrum
7 14 (41.18%) Finance
8 10 (29.41%) .NET
8 10 (29.41%) C#
8 10 (29.41%) BDD
9 9 (26.47%) Java
10 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 8 (23.53%) HTML
10 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
10 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
10 8 (23.53%) CSS
10 8 (23.53%) Web Services
10 8 (23.53%) OOP
10 8 (23.53%) OO
10 8 (23.53%) JBoss
10 8 (23.53%) XHTML
10 8 (23.53%) SOA
10 8 (23.53%) WebSphere
10 8 (23.53%) NUnit

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 8 (23.53%) Alfresco
1 8 (23.53%) JBoss
1 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
1 8 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) SpecFlow
2 19 (55.88%) Selenium
3 18 (52.94%) Cucumber
4 15 (44.12%) HP UFT
5 8 (23.53%) Artifactory
5 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 8 (23.53%) Maven
5 8 (23.53%) MSTest
5 8 (23.53%) NUnit
5 8 (23.53%) Subversion
5 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
5 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
6 7 (20.59%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.94%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Mockito
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
1 15 (44.12%) Test Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Test Automation Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Test Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (8.82%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) CSS
2 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 8 (23.53%) HTML
2 8 (23.53%) jQuery
2 8 (23.53%) JSON
2 8 (23.53%) RESTful
2 8 (23.53%) Spring
2 8 (23.53%) Spring Security
2 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 8 (23.53%) XHTML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Test Automation
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Defect Management
3 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
3 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (41.18%) Scrum
5 10 (29.41%) BDD
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Document Management
6 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (23.53%) OO
6 8 (23.53%) OOP
6 8 (23.53%) Open Source
6 8 (23.53%) Open Source Development
6 8 (23.53%) SOA
6 8 (23.53%) User Stories
7 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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