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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 96 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 18 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.43% 0.082% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 0.20% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
558 488 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.25% 39.97% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 278 298 443
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 37 (97.37%) Scrum
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (92.11%) Web Services
2 35 (92.11%) Java
3 33 (86.84%) JBoss
4 27 (71.05%) XHTML
4 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
4 27 (71.05%) CSS
4 27 (71.05%) HTML
4 27 (71.05%) Spring
4 27 (71.05%) Hibernate
4 27 (71.05%) Spring Security
4 27 (71.05%) jQuery
4 27 (71.05%) BDD
4 27 (71.05%) Jenkins
5 25 (65.79%) RESTful
5 25 (65.79%) Artifactory
5 25 (65.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (65.79%) Unit Testing
5 25 (65.79%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (65.79%) Alfresco
5 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
5 25 (65.79%) Document Management
5 25 (65.79%) JSON
5 25 (65.79%) Maven
5 25 (65.79%) SOA
6 20 (52.63%) Selenium
7 17 (44.74%) Open Source Development
7 17 (44.74%) Open Source
8 8 (21.05%) 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 33 (86.84%) JBoss
2 25 (65.79%) Alfresco
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Jenkins
2 25 (65.79%) Artifactory
2 25 (65.79%) Maven
3 20 (52.63%) Selenium
4 8 (21.05%) JIRA
5 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
1 19 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Open Source Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Scrum Master
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Web Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) Web Services
2 27 (71.05%) CSS
2 27 (71.05%) Hibernate
2 27 (71.05%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) jQuery
2 27 (71.05%) Spring
2 27 (71.05%) Spring Security
2 27 (71.05%) XHTML
3 25 (65.79%) JSON
3 25 (65.79%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (97.37%) Scrum
2 27 (71.05%) BDD
3 25 (65.79%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (65.79%) Document Management
3 25 (65.79%) SOA
3 25 (65.79%) Unit Testing
3 25 (65.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (44.74%) Open Source
4 17 (44.74%) Open Source Development
5 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (21.05%) Project Management
5 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.05%) TDD
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Coaching
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared