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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 106 143 161
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +18
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 32 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 0.65% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.59% 1.85% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 3
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
892 1080 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.48% 35.08% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 586 686 923
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +21 22 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Glasgow +13 10 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 31 (62.00%) Scrum
1 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 22 (44.00%) SpecFlow
3 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.00%) Java
3 22 (44.00%) Web Services
3 22 (44.00%) JBoss
4 21 (42.00%) Selenium
4 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
4 21 (42.00%) Cucumber
5 20 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (34.00%) Software Testing
7 16 (32.00%) HP UFT
7 16 (32.00%) Defect Management
8 15 (30.00%) Jenkins
9 14 (28.00%) BDD
9 14 (28.00%) Finance
10 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
10 12 (24.00%) XHTML
10 12 (24.00%) SOA
10 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (24.00%) HTML
10 12 (24.00%) CSS
10 12 (24.00%) Document Management
10 12 (24.00%) Spring
10 12 (24.00%) Maven
10 12 (24.00%) TDD
10 12 (24.00%) Spring Security

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 22 (44.00%) JBoss
2 12 (24.00%) Alfresco
3 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) SpecFlow
2 21 (42.00%) Cucumber
2 21 (42.00%) Selenium
3 16 (32.00%) HP UFT
4 15 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (24.00%) Artifactory
5 12 (24.00%) Maven
6 10 (20.00%) JIRA
7 7 (14.00%) FitNesse
8 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (12.00%) MSTest
8 6 (12.00%) NUnit
8 6 (12.00%) Subversion
8 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (12.00%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Analyst
1 19 (38.00%) Test Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Open Source Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Scrum Master
4 6 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.00%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Product Owner
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Verification Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Verification Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) Web Services
2 12 (24.00%) CSS
2 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (24.00%) HTML
2 12 (24.00%) jQuery
2 12 (24.00%) JSON
2 12 (24.00%) RESTful
2 12 (24.00%) Spring
2 12 (24.00%) Spring Security
2 12 (24.00%) XHTML
3 6 (12.00%) .NET
4 4 (8.00%) Drools
4 4 (8.00%) jBPM
4 4 (8.00%) Middleware
5 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (62.00%) Scrum
2 25 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 25 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (34.00%) Software Testing
5 16 (32.00%) Defect Management
6 14 (28.00%) BDD
7 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (24.00%) Document Management
7 12 (24.00%) Open Source
7 12 (24.00%) Open Source Development
7 12 (24.00%) SOA
7 12 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (12.00%) OO
8 6 (12.00%) OOP
8 6 (12.00%) User Stories
9 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Java
2 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
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