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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 129 159 169
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 16 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 1.54% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 10
Median salary £34,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +20.00%
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
958 1166 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.06% 34.92% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 634 743 937
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +19 12 £34,000 -24.44%
Glasgow +1 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (81.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (71.05%) Scrum
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (65.79%) Jenkins
4 23 (60.53%) BDD
5 21 (55.26%) RESTful
5 21 (55.26%) Artifactory
5 21 (55.26%) Unit Testing
5 21 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (55.26%) Spring Security
5 21 (55.26%) jQuery
5 21 (55.26%) Alfresco
5 21 (55.26%) JSON
5 21 (55.26%) Document Management
5 21 (55.26%) Spring
5 21 (55.26%) Maven
5 21 (55.26%) Hibernate
5 21 (55.26%) HTML
5 21 (55.26%) Java
5 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
5 21 (55.26%) CSS
5 21 (55.26%) Web Services
5 21 (55.26%) XHTML
5 21 (55.26%) SOA
5 21 (55.26%) JBoss
6 19 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 18 (47.37%) Selenium
8 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
9 16 (42.11%) Cucumber
10 14 (36.84%) Test Automation

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 21 (55.26%) Alfresco
1 21 (55.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Jenkins
2 21 (55.26%) Artifactory
2 21 (55.26%) Maven
3 18 (47.37%) Selenium
4 16 (42.11%) Cucumber
5 10 (26.32%) HP UFT
5 10 (26.32%) SpecFlow
6 5 (13.16%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
1 14 (36.84%) Developer
1 14 (36.84%) Java Developer
1 14 (36.84%) Open Source Developer
1 14 (36.84%) Test Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Product Owner
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Product Owner
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) CSS
1 21 (55.26%) Hibernate
1 21 (55.26%) HTML
1 21 (55.26%) jQuery
1 21 (55.26%) JSON
1 21 (55.26%) RESTful
1 21 (55.26%) Spring
1 21 (55.26%) Spring Security
1 21 (55.26%) Web Services
1 21 (55.26%) XHTML
2 8 (21.05%) Drools
2 8 (21.05%) jBPM
2 8 (21.05%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Scrum
3 23 (60.53%) BDD
4 21 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (55.26%) Document Management
4 21 (55.26%) SOA
4 21 (55.26%) Unit Testing
5 19 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (36.84%) Open Source
6 14 (36.84%) Open Source Development
6 14 (36.84%) Test Automation
7 11 (28.95%) Software Testing
8 10 (26.32%) Defect Management
9 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
10 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
11 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
12 4 (10.53%) Coaching
12 4 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
13 2 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
1 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
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