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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 86 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 9 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.75% 0.75% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 2.23% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
362 493 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.14% 33.79% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 242 344 414
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 July 2016.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Unit Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (80.77%) Alfresco
2 21 (80.77%) JSON
2 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (80.77%) Document Management
2 21 (80.77%) Spring
2 21 (80.77%) Maven
2 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) Java
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 21 (80.77%) CSS
2 21 (80.77%) Web Services
2 21 (80.77%) JBoss
2 21 (80.77%) XHTML
2 21 (80.77%) SOA
2 21 (80.77%) Hibernate
2 21 (80.77%) Scrum
2 21 (80.77%) Spring Security
2 21 (80.77%) jQuery
2 21 (80.77%) RESTful
2 21 (80.77%) Open Source
2 21 (80.77%) BDD
2 21 (80.77%) Artifactory
2 21 (80.77%) Jenkins
3 20 (76.92%) Open Source Development
4 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) Drools

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 21 (80.77%) Alfresco
1 21 (80.77%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Artifactory
1 21 (80.77%) Jenkins
1 21 (80.77%) Maven
1 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 5 (19.23%) HP UFT
2 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
3 3 (11.54%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
1 20 (76.92%) Java Developer
1 20 (76.92%) Open Source Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) CSS
1 21 (80.77%) Hibernate
1 21 (80.77%) HTML
1 21 (80.77%) jQuery
1 21 (80.77%) JSON
1 21 (80.77%) RESTful
1 21 (80.77%) Spring
1 21 (80.77%) Spring Security
1 21 (80.77%) Web Services
1 21 (80.77%) XHTML
2 6 (23.08%) Drools
2 6 (23.08%) jBPM
2 6 (23.08%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (80.77%) BDD
2 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (80.77%) Document Management
2 21 (80.77%) Open Source
2 21 (80.77%) Scrum
2 21 (80.77%) SOA
2 21 (80.77%) Unit Testing
3 20 (76.92%) Open Source Development
4 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (19.23%) Defect Management
5 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Java
1 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft