The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Gherkin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 85 77 100
Rank change year-on-year -8 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 10 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.89% 1.28% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 4.29% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 0
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Gherkin is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 471 396 491
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 41.83% 29.82% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 300 282 329
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Gherkin as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Gherkin in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Edinburgh

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 23 (69.70%) Selenium
1 23 (69.70%) Test Automation
1 23 (69.70%) SpecFlow
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Cucumber
4 14 (42.42%) Scrum
4 14 (42.42%) Finance
5 13 (39.39%) C#
5 13 (39.39%) .NET
5 13 (39.39%) BDD
6 10 (30.30%) Defect Management
6 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
6 10 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (30.30%) Java
6 10 (30.30%) HP UFT
7 9 (27.27%) SOA
7 9 (27.27%) NUnit
7 9 (27.27%) Subversion
7 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 9 (27.27%) HTML
7 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 9 (27.27%) CSS
7 9 (27.27%) OOP
7 9 (27.27%) OO
7 9 (27.27%) jQuery
7 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (27.27%) Spring
7 9 (27.27%) Maven

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (24.24%) Alfresco
1 8 (24.24%) JBoss
1 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (69.70%) Selenium
1 23 (69.70%) SpecFlow
2 15 (45.45%) Cucumber
3 10 (30.30%) HP UFT
4 9 (27.27%) Artifactory
4 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 9 (27.27%) Maven
4 9 (27.27%) MSTest
4 9 (27.27%) NUnit
4 9 (27.27%) Subversion
4 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
5 4 (12.12%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.03%) DbUnit
6 1 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Mockito
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Test Automation Engineer
1 13 (39.39%) Test Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Test Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Open Source Developer
5 4 (12.12%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) QA Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) CSS
2 9 (27.27%) HTML
2 9 (27.27%) jQuery
2 9 (27.27%) Spring
3 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
3 8 (24.24%) JSON
3 8 (24.24%) RESTful
3 8 (24.24%) Spring Security
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) XHTML
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Test Automation
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) Scrum
4 13 (39.39%) BDD
5 10 (30.30%) Defect Management
5 10 (30.30%) Software Testing
5 10 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (27.27%) OO
6 9 (27.27%) OOP
6 9 (27.27%) Open Source
6 9 (27.27%) SOA
6 9 (27.27%) User Stories
7 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (24.24%) Document Management
7 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (24.24%) Open Source Development
8 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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