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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 134 151 155
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 17 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.46% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 1.27% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 12
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Gherkin
UK

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
1058 1178 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.83% 36.07% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 649 734 940
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 10 £34,000 -24.44%
Glasgow +2 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 34 (82.93%) User Acceptance Testing
2 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (80.49%) Scrum
3 31 (75.61%) Jenkins
4 29 (70.73%) BDD
5 27 (65.85%) RESTful
5 27 (65.85%) Artifactory
5 27 (65.85%) JSON
5 27 (65.85%) Unit Testing
5 27 (65.85%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (65.85%) Spring Security
5 27 (65.85%) jQuery
5 27 (65.85%) Alfresco
5 27 (65.85%) Document Management
5 27 (65.85%) Spring
5 27 (65.85%) Maven
5 27 (65.85%) Hibernate
5 27 (65.85%) HTML
5 27 (65.85%) Java
5 27 (65.85%) JavaScript
5 27 (65.85%) CSS
5 27 (65.85%) Web Services
5 27 (65.85%) XHTML
5 27 (65.85%) SOA
5 27 (65.85%) JBoss
6 23 (56.10%) Selenium
7 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
8 20 (48.78%) Infrastructure Management
9 19 (46.34%) Open Source
10 18 (43.90%) Open Source Development

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 27 (65.85%) Alfresco
1 27 (65.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 31 (75.61%) Jenkins
2 27 (65.85%) Artifactory
2 27 (65.85%) Maven
3 23 (56.10%) Selenium
4 13 (31.71%) Cucumber
5 7 (17.07%) HP UFT
5 7 (17.07%) SpecFlow
6 4 (9.76%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
1 18 (43.90%) Java Developer
1 18 (43.90%) Open Source Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Test Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Product Owner
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Product Owner
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Verification Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Verification Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) UAT Test Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) CSS
1 27 (65.85%) Hibernate
1 27 (65.85%) HTML
1 27 (65.85%) jQuery
1 27 (65.85%) JSON
1 27 (65.85%) RESTful
1 27 (65.85%) Spring
1 27 (65.85%) Spring Security
1 27 (65.85%) Web Services
1 27 (65.85%) XHTML
2 8 (19.51%) Drools
2 8 (19.51%) jBPM
2 8 (19.51%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) User Acceptance Testing
2 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (80.49%) Scrum
3 29 (70.73%) BDD
4 27 (65.85%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (65.85%) Document Management
4 27 (65.85%) SOA
4 27 (65.85%) Unit Testing
5 20 (48.78%) Infrastructure Management
6 19 (46.34%) Open Source
7 18 (43.90%) Open Source Development
8 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
9 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
10 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
11 7 (17.07%) Defect Management
12 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
13 5 (12.20%) Manual Testing
14 4 (9.76%) Coaching
14 4 (9.76%) Exploratory Testing
15 2 (4.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Java
1 27 (65.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft