The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 102 118
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.076% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.20% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
414 492 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.85% 37.53% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 359 435 607
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Gherkin Salary Trend in Cheshire

Gherkin
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#