The first table below looks at the demand for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 127 - 155
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 47 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% - 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +16.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1544 1269 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.80% 40.09% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 752 1007
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Scotland

Gherkin
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 28 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 21 £50,000 -
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 67 (95.71%) Java
2 61 (87.14%) JBoss
2 61 (87.14%) Selenium
3 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (81.43%) Hibernate
5 56 (80.00%) Spring
5 56 (80.00%) BDD
5 56 (80.00%) Jenkins
6 53 (75.71%) Unit Testing
6 53 (75.71%) JSON
7 52 (74.29%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (74.29%) Open Source
8 50 (71.43%) RESTful
8 50 (71.43%) Scrum
8 50 (71.43%) Web Services
9 48 (68.57%) Maven
9 48 (68.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 46 (65.71%) Artifactory
11 42 (60.00%) jQuery
11 42 (60.00%) JavaScript
11 42 (60.00%) HTML
11 42 (60.00%) XHTML
12 41 (58.57%) SOA
13 38 (54.29%) CSS
14 35 (50.00%) Alfresco
15 34 (48.57%) Document Management
16 32 (45.71%) Spring Security
17 22 (31.43%) JSF
18 16 (22.86%) JIRA
19 14 (20.00%) Finance

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 35 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 6 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (87.14%) Selenium
2 56 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 48 (68.57%) Maven
4 46 (65.71%) Artifactory
5 16 (22.86%) JIRA
6 10 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 7 (10.00%) JUnit
8 6 (8.57%) NUnit
8 6 (8.57%) Subversion
8 6 (8.57%) Eclipse
8 6 (8.57%) Mockito
9 3 (4.29%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (85.71%) Developer
2 57 (81.43%) Java Developer
3 26 (37.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 26 (37.14%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Programmer
5 8 (11.43%) Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Java Programmer
7 6 (8.57%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.57%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Software Programmer
9 2 (2.86%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Team Leader
10 1 (1.43%) Technical Tester
10 1 (1.43%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.43%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Tester
10 1 (1.43%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (81.43%) Hibernate
2 56 (80.00%) Spring
3 53 (75.71%) JSON
4 50 (71.43%) RESTful
4 50 (71.43%) Web Services
5 42 (60.00%) jQuery
5 42 (60.00%) HTML
5 42 (60.00%) XHTML
6 38 (54.29%) CSS
7 32 (45.71%) Spring Security
8 22 (31.43%) JSF
9 14 (20.00%) Grails
10 8 (11.43%) Ajax
11 6 (8.57%) J2EE
11 6 (8.57%) EJB
11 6 (8.57%) JSP
11 6 (8.57%) Servlets
11 6 (8.57%) Struts
11 6 (8.57%) EJB 3.0
11 6 (8.57%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (74.29%) Open Source
2 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.14%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (80.00%) BDD
3 53 (75.71%) Unit Testing
4 52 (74.29%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (71.43%) Scrum
6 48 (68.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 41 (58.57%) SOA
8 34 (48.57%) Document Management
9 14 (20.00%) Kanban
10 7 (10.00%) TDD
11 6 (8.57%) CRM
11 6 (8.57%) UML
12 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.86%) Test Automation
13 2 (2.86%) Test Scripting
13 2 (2.86%) Software Testing
13 2 (2.86%) MVC
14 1 (1.43%) Project Planning
14 1 (1.43%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (95.71%) Java
2 42 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.00%) Groovy
4 7 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (87.14%) JBoss
2 14 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle
4 4 (5.71%) ESRI
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft