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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank - 94 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.53% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
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
558 577 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 52.74% 51.02% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 377 328 295
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Test Planning
2 10 (83.33%) User Experience
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) JSF
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Alfresco
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) JSF
1 2 (16.67%) Ajax
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java