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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 144 154 146
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 21 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.35% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 0.99% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1052 1116 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.69% 35.55% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 552 692 1057
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 June 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
Glasgow +11 16 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +7 11 £45,000 +44.00%
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 46 (92.00%) Scrum
1 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (78.00%) Java
2 39 (78.00%) Web Services
3 38 (76.00%) JBoss
4 37 (74.00%) BDD
4 37 (74.00%) Jenkins
5 36 (72.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 34 (68.00%) Spring Security
6 34 (68.00%) jQuery
6 34 (68.00%) Spring
6 34 (68.00%) CSS
6 34 (68.00%) XHTML
6 34 (68.00%) HTML
6 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
6 34 (68.00%) Hibernate
7 33 (66.00%) SOA
7 33 (66.00%) Maven
7 33 (66.00%) Document Management
7 33 (66.00%) JSON
7 33 (66.00%) Selenium
7 33 (66.00%) Unit Testing
7 33 (66.00%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (66.00%) Alfresco
7 33 (66.00%) RESTful
7 33 (66.00%) Artifactory
8 28 (56.00%) Security Cleared
9 25 (50.00%) Open Source
10 21 (42.00%) Open Source Development
11 15 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management

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 38 (76.00%) JBoss
2 33 (66.00%) Alfresco
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) Jetty
3 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 37 (74.00%) Jenkins
2 33 (66.00%) Artifactory
2 33 (66.00%) Maven
2 33 (66.00%) Selenium
3 11 (22.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (16.00%) JIRA
5 3 (6.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (6.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Developer
1 22 (44.00%) Java Developer
2 21 (42.00%) Open Source Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum Master
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Software Testing Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Testing Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (78.00%) Web Services
2 34 (68.00%) CSS
2 34 (68.00%) Hibernate
2 34 (68.00%) HTML
2 34 (68.00%) jQuery
2 34 (68.00%) Spring
2 34 (68.00%) Spring Security
2 34 (68.00%) XHTML
3 33 (66.00%) JSON
3 33 (66.00%) RESTful
4 4 (8.00%) Drools
4 4 (8.00%) jBPM
4 4 (8.00%) Middleware
5 3 (6.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (92.00%) Scrum
2 37 (74.00%) BDD
3 36 (72.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 33 (66.00%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (66.00%) Document Management
4 33 (66.00%) SOA
4 33 (66.00%) Unit Testing
5 25 (50.00%) Open Source
6 21 (42.00%) Open Source Development
7 15 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
9 8 (16.00%) TDD
10 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
11 6 (12.00%) Manual Testing
12 5 (10.00%) Project Management
13 4 (8.00%) Automation Testing
13 4 (8.00%) Coaching
13 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
13 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) Java
2 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) C#
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
3 3 (6.00%) Python
3 3 (6.00%) Ruby
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Cegedim Rx