The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
UK / Scotland
Rank 95 123 157
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +34
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 35 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.57% 1.13% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 3.05% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 1
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
864 1083 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.64% 37.10% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 532 699 851
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Gherkin Salary Trend in Scotland

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Scotland

Gherkin
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 22 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Glasgow +16 13 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (62.26%) Scrum
3 28 (52.83%) Java
4 26 (49.06%) Web Services
4 26 (49.06%) JBoss
4 26 (49.06%) Infrastructure Management
5 24 (45.28%) SpecFlow
5 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 24 (45.28%) Security Cleared
5 24 (45.28%) Test Automation
6 20 (37.74%) Selenium
7 18 (33.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
8 17 (32.08%) TDD
9 16 (30.19%) HP UFT
9 16 (30.19%) JIRA
9 16 (30.19%) Software Testing
9 16 (30.19%) User Experience
9 16 (30.19%) Defect Management
10 14 (26.42%) Finance
11 12 (22.64%) BDD
12 11 (20.75%) Artifactory
12 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
12 11 (20.75%) Spring
12 11 (20.75%) Maven
12 11 (20.75%) jQuery
12 11 (20.75%) Open Source
12 11 (20.75%) CSS
12 11 (20.75%) SOA
12 11 (20.75%) JavaScript

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 26 (49.06%) JBoss
2 10 (18.87%) Alfresco
3 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
3 8 (15.09%) WebSphere
3 8 (15.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) SpecFlow
2 20 (37.74%) Selenium
3 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
4 16 (30.19%) HP UFT
4 16 (30.19%) JIRA
5 11 (20.75%) Artifactory
5 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
5 11 (20.75%) Maven
6 8 (15.09%) FitNesse
6 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
6 8 (15.09%) MSTest
6 8 (15.09%) NUnit
6 8 (15.09%) Subversion
6 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
6 8 (15.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.89%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.89%) JUnit
7 1 (1.89%) Mockito
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
1 16 (30.19%) Scrum Master
1 16 (30.19%) Test Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Open Source Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) QA Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Automation Tester
6 1 (1.89%) Product Owner
6 1 (1.89%) Senior Product Owner
6 1 (1.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) Web Services
2 11 (20.75%) CSS
2 11 (20.75%) HTML
2 11 (20.75%) jQuery
2 11 (20.75%) Spring
3 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
3 10 (18.87%) JSON
3 10 (18.87%) RESTful
3 10 (18.87%) Spring Security
3 10 (18.87%) XHTML
4 8 (15.09%) .NET
5 2 (3.77%) Drools
5 2 (3.77%) jBPM
5 2 (3.77%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) User Experience
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (62.26%) Scrum
3 26 (49.06%) Infrastructure Management
4 24 (45.28%) Test Automation
5 18 (33.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (32.08%) TDD
7 16 (30.19%) Defect Management
7 16 (30.19%) Software Testing
8 12 (22.64%) BDD
9 11 (20.75%) Open Source
9 11 (20.75%) SOA
10 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (18.87%) Document Management
10 10 (18.87%) Open Source Development
11 8 (15.09%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (15.09%) OO
11 8 (15.09%) OOP
11 8 (15.09%) User Stories
12 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
13 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.09%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (45.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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