The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 91 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 21 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.54% - 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% - 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 - £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
541 501 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.58% 46.78% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 319 338 366
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 40 (100.00%) Scrum
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (97.50%) Web Services
2 39 (97.50%) Java
3 37 (92.50%) JBoss
4 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
5 27 (67.50%) Spring Security
5 27 (67.50%) jQuery
5 27 (67.50%) Spring
5 27 (67.50%) Hibernate
5 27 (67.50%) XHTML
5 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
5 27 (67.50%) CSS
5 27 (67.50%) HTML
5 27 (67.50%) BDD
6 26 (65.00%) Jenkins
6 26 (65.00%) Selenium
7 25 (62.50%) Artifactory
7 25 (62.50%) RESTful
7 25 (62.50%) Open Source
7 25 (62.50%) SOA
7 25 (62.50%) Document Management
7 25 (62.50%) JSON
7 25 (62.50%) Maven
7 25 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (62.50%) Unit Testing
7 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (62.50%) Alfresco
8 12 (30.00%) JIRA
8 12 (30.00%) TDD

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 37 (92.50%) JBoss
2 25 (62.50%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Jenkins
1 26 (65.00%) Selenium
2 25 (62.50%) Artifactory
2 25 (62.50%) Maven
3 12 (30.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
1 25 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 23 (57.50%) Open Source Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Scrum Master
4 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) Web Services
2 27 (67.50%) CSS
2 27 (67.50%) Hibernate
2 27 (67.50%) HTML
2 27 (67.50%) jQuery
2 27 (67.50%) Spring
2 27 (67.50%) Spring Security
2 27 (67.50%) XHTML
3 25 (62.50%) JSON
3 25 (62.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (100.00%) Scrum
2 27 (67.50%) BDD
3 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (62.50%) Document Management
3 25 (62.50%) Open Source
3 25 (62.50%) SOA
3 25 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 25 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Coaching
7 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Java
2 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
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