The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 94 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 6 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 0.95% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 2.39% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 12
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
563 503 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.12% 39.73% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 268 291 398
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Glasgow region.

Gherkin Salary Trend in Glasgow

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 24 (100.00%) Scrum
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 22 (91.67%) Jenkins
3 20 (83.33%) BDD
4 18 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 18 (75.00%) Artifactory
4 18 (75.00%) RESTful
4 18 (75.00%) Document Management
4 18 (75.00%) Spring
4 18 (75.00%) Maven
4 18 (75.00%) Spring Security
4 18 (75.00%) jQuery
4 18 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (75.00%) JSON
4 18 (75.00%) Alfresco
4 18 (75.00%) HTML
4 18 (75.00%) Java
4 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 18 (75.00%) Web Services
4 18 (75.00%) JBoss
4 18 (75.00%) XHTML
4 18 (75.00%) SOA
5 14 (58.33%) Selenium
6 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 10 (41.67%) Open Source
7 10 (41.67%) Open Source Development

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 18 (75.00%) Alfresco
1 18 (75.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 22 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 18 (75.00%) Artifactory
2 18 (75.00%) Maven
3 14 (58.33%) Selenium
4 6 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
1 10 (41.67%) Java Developer
1 10 (41.67%) Open Source Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Product Owner
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
1 18 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
1 18 (75.00%) jQuery
1 18 (75.00%) JSON
1 18 (75.00%) RESTful
1 18 (75.00%) Spring
1 18 (75.00%) Spring Security
1 18 (75.00%) Web Services
1 18 (75.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) Scrum
2 20 (83.33%) BDD
3 18 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (75.00%) Document Management
3 18 (75.00%) SOA
3 18 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 18 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (41.67%) Open Source
5 10 (41.67%) Open Source Development
6 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.67%) Coaching
8 4 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.33%) BPMN
9 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
9 2 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Security Cleared