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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
UK / Scotland
Rank 111 132 161
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 30 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 1.09% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.29% 3.02% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 1
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
913 1060 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.51% 36.15% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 569 681 821
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +7 18 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Glasgow +11 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (60.38%) Scrum
3 28 (52.83%) Java
4 26 (49.06%) Web Services
4 26 (49.06%) JBoss
4 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
4 26 (49.06%) Infrastructure Management
5 25 (47.17%) SpecFlow
5 25 (47.17%) Test Automation
6 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
7 20 (37.74%) Selenium
8 18 (33.96%) JIRA
8 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
8 18 (33.96%) TDD
8 18 (33.96%) User Experience
9 15 (28.30%) Defect Management
9 15 (28.30%) Finance
9 15 (28.30%) HP UFT
9 15 (28.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (28.30%) Software Testing
10 11 (20.75%) BDD
11 10 (18.87%) C#
11 10 (18.87%) .NET
12 9 (16.98%) Artifactory
12 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
12 9 (16.98%) HTML
12 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.98%) CSS
12 9 (16.98%) SOA
12 9 (16.98%) Spring

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 8 (15.09%) Alfresco
2 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
2 8 (15.09%) WebSphere
2 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 25 (47.17%) SpecFlow
2 20 (37.74%) Selenium
3 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
3 18 (33.96%) JIRA
4 15 (28.30%) HP UFT
5 9 (16.98%) Artifactory
5 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
5 9 (16.98%) Maven
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 7 (13.21%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.89%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.89%) JUnit
8 1 (1.89%) Mockito
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Scrum Master
2 15 (28.30%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Test Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Test Automation Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Test Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Open Source Developer
6 3 (5.66%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) Web Services
2 10 (18.87%) .NET
3 9 (16.98%) CSS
3 9 (16.98%) HTML
3 9 (16.98%) jQuery
3 9 (16.98%) Spring
4 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
4 8 (15.09%) JSON
4 8 (15.09%) RESTful
4 8 (15.09%) Spring Security
4 8 (15.09%) XHTML
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (60.38%) Scrum
3 26 (49.06%) Infrastructure Management
4 25 (47.17%) Test Automation
5 18 (33.96%) TDD
6 15 (28.30%) Defect Management
6 15 (28.30%) Software Testing
6 15 (28.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (20.75%) BDD
8 9 (16.98%) Open Source
8 9 (16.98%) SOA
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (15.09%) Document Management
9 8 (15.09%) OO
9 8 (15.09%) OOP
9 8 (15.09%) Open Source Development
9 8 (15.09%) User Stories
10 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.77%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) C#
3 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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