The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank 144 147 155
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 8 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.68% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 1.78% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.77%
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
1050 1463 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.56% 38.19% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 660 1032 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +5 7 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Glasgow -6 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
6 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
7 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
7 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) Mockito
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (18.18%) Intranet
7 2 (18.18%) Subversion

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
5 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 2 (18.18%) Mockito
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) JUnit
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) JSF
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) EJB
1 2 (18.18%) JSP
1 2 (18.18%) Servlets
1 2 (18.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) BDD
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) HP
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