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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 94 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 16 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.24% 0.24% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 0.63% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
592 480 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.89% 37.62% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 253 276 440
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 June 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 35 (97.22%) Scrum
1 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) Web Services
2 31 (86.11%) Java
3 30 (83.33%) JBoss
4 29 (80.56%) Jenkins
5 28 (77.78%) Security Cleared
6 26 (72.22%) BDD
6 26 (72.22%) XHTML
6 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
6 26 (72.22%) CSS
6 26 (72.22%) HTML
6 26 (72.22%) Hibernate
6 26 (72.22%) Spring
6 26 (72.22%) Spring Security
6 26 (72.22%) jQuery
7 25 (69.44%) JSON
7 25 (69.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (69.44%) Unit Testing
7 25 (69.44%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (69.44%) Maven
7 25 (69.44%) Document Management
7 25 (69.44%) SOA
7 25 (69.44%) RESTful
7 25 (69.44%) Alfresco
7 25 (69.44%) Artifactory
8 22 (61.11%) Selenium
9 17 (47.22%) Open Source
9 17 (47.22%) Open Source Development
10 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure Management

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 30 (83.33%) JBoss
2 25 (69.44%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 29 (80.56%) Jenkins
2 25 (69.44%) Artifactory
2 25 (69.44%) Maven
3 22 (61.11%) Selenium
4 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.89%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
1 18 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Open Source Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum Master
4 5 (13.89%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Web Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) Web Services
2 26 (72.22%) CSS
2 26 (72.22%) Hibernate
2 26 (72.22%) HTML
2 26 (72.22%) jQuery
2 26 (72.22%) Spring
2 26 (72.22%) Spring Security
2 26 (72.22%) XHTML
3 25 (69.44%) JSON
3 25 (69.44%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (97.22%) Scrum
2 26 (72.22%) BDD
3 25 (69.44%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (69.44%) Document Management
3 25 (69.44%) SOA
3 25 (69.44%) Unit Testing
3 25 (69.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (47.22%) Open Source
4 17 (47.22%) Open Source Development
5 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) TDD
8 4 (11.11%) Coaching
8 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Automation Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) Security Cleared