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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
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
580 419 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.85% 33.12% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 461 278 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (93.33%) Java
1 28 (93.33%) SOA
1 28 (93.33%) JBoss
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (93.33%) Spring
2 27 (90.00%) JSON
3 25 (83.33%) Hibernate
3 25 (83.33%) Web Services
3 25 (83.33%) RESTful
3 25 (83.33%) BDD
3 25 (83.33%) Jenkins
4 24 (80.00%) Open Source
4 24 (80.00%) Alfresco
4 24 (80.00%) Selenium
4 24 (80.00%) Document Management
5 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (46.67%) jQuery
6 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 14 (46.67%) XHTML
7 13 (43.33%) MVC
7 13 (43.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (43.33%) Ajax
7 13 (43.33%) JSF
8 11 (36.67%) Maven
8 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
8 11 (36.67%) Spring Security
8 11 (36.67%) Scrum
8 11 (36.67%) CSS
8 11 (36.67%) Artifactory

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (80.00%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 24 (80.00%) Selenium
3 11 (36.67%) Maven
3 11 (36.67%) Artifactory
4 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 27 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Senior Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (40.00%) Team Leader
4 12 (40.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 12 (40.00%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) Spring
2 27 (90.00%) JSON
3 25 (83.33%) Web Services
3 25 (83.33%) Hibernate
3 25 (83.33%) RESTful
4 14 (46.67%) jQuery
4 14 (46.67%) XHTML
4 14 (46.67%) HTML
5 13 (43.33%) JSF
5 13 (43.33%) Ajax
6 11 (36.67%) Spring Security
6 11 (36.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) SOA
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) BDD
3 24 (80.00%) Document Management
4 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (43.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (43.33%) MVC
6 11 (36.67%) Scrum
6 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft