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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 94 101
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 16 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.33% 1.32% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 2.84% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 528 598 488
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 43.89% 46.54% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 339 263 280
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Java
3 18 (75.00%) Web Services
3 18 (75.00%) Scrum
4 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 15 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 13 (54.17%) JBoss
6 12 (50.00%) TDD
6 12 (50.00%) User Experience
6 12 (50.00%) JIRA
6 12 (50.00%) Selenium
7 10 (41.67%) Performance Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
7 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
7 10 (41.67%) Defect Management
7 10 (41.67%) Exploratory Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
8 7 (29.17%) BDD
9 6 (25.00%) RESTful
10 5 (20.83%) Scala
10 5 (20.83%) Kanban
10 5 (20.83%) Groovy
10 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (20.83%) API Testing
10 5 (20.83%) QA
10 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Unit 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 13 (54.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) JIRA
1 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
3 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
3 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
3 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.33%) Artifactory
4 2 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Scrum Master
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Drools
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) jBPM
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) Spring Security
4 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) Scrum
3 15 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (41.67%) Defect Management
5 10 (41.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Performance Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 7 (29.17%) BDD
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.83%) Kanban
7 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.83%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Usability Testing
7 5 (20.83%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Groovy
2 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Scala
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) MCP
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) OCP
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (20.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
1 5 (20.83%) SAP