Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Gherkin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gherkin over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 123 136
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 18 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.81% 1.04% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 2.32% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 13
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% +13.89% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

Gherkin is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,027 1,035 1,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.93% 44.77% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 768 636 549
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% - +3.75%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Gherkin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Glasgow

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Glasgow

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Glasgow over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing Gherkin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
2 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) Scrum
3 14 (77.78%) Cucumber
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) .NET
5 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (66.67%) C#
5 12 (66.67%) OOP
6 11 (61.11%) Finance
6 11 (61.11%) Banking
6 11 (61.11%) WebSphere
6 11 (61.11%) WCF
6 11 (61.11%) LINQ
7 6 (33.33%) JIRA
7 6 (33.33%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) User Experience
8 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 4 (22.22%) JBoss
9 2 (11.11%) Selenium
9 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.11%) Confluence
9 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
10 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
10 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.56%) SDLC
10 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
10 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (61.11%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
3 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 6 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (61.11%) Banking
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 12 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 12 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 11 (61.11%) LINQ
3 11 (61.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Scrum
2 16 (88.89%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) OOP
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB