The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 233 290 330
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +40
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 18 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.63% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 29
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Gherkin
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2591 3633 4873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.17% 35.06% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2351 3163 4204
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Gherkin
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Gherkin Salary Trend in the City of London

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in the City of London

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 44 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (66.67%) QA
3 37 (64.91%) Selenium
4 36 (63.16%) Cucumber
5 33 (57.89%) SpecFlow
6 26 (45.61%) BDD
7 25 (43.86%) Scrum
8 24 (42.11%) C#
9 21 (36.84%) Test Automation
10 16 (28.07%) SQL
10 16 (28.07%) TDD
11 13 (22.81%) .NET
12 12 (21.05%) Finance
12 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (19.30%) Test Strategy
13 11 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (17.54%) Automated Testing
14 10 (17.54%) Java
14 10 (17.54%) Python
14 10 (17.54%) Functional Testing
14 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
14 10 (17.54%) Automation Testing
15 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
15 9 (15.79%) Banking
15 9 (15.79%) Test Scripting
15 9 (15.79%) WebDriver
16 8 (14.04%) Ruby
16 8 (14.04%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (14.04%) SDET
17 7 (12.28%) User Experience

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (8.77%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (8.77%) MySQL
1 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (64.91%) Selenium
2 36 (63.16%) Cucumber
3 33 (57.89%) SpecFlow
4 9 (15.79%) WebDriver
5 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
6 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
6 6 (10.53%) Protractor
6 6 (10.53%) SoapUI
7 5 (8.77%) FitNesse
7 5 (8.77%) Jasmine
7 5 (8.77%) JBehave
7 5 (8.77%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
8 4 (7.02%) WATIR
9 3 (5.26%) JIRA
10 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
11 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.75%) Maven
11 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Publishing
4 5 (8.77%) Games
5 4 (7.02%) Law
5 4 (7.02%) Marketing
6 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Retail
7 1 (1.75%) Front Office
7 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) Test Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Quality Manager
5 7 (12.28%) Test Manager
6 6 (10.53%) Python Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Agile Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Banking Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) QA Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Tester
8 4 (7.02%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) QA Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Test Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Automation Tester
9 3 (5.26%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) .NET
2 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
3 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (8.77%) Django
4 5 (8.77%) jQuery
4 5 (8.77%) LAMP
4 5 (8.77%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (7.02%) Behat
5 4 (7.02%) REST
5 4 (7.02%) Web Services
6 2 (3.51%) Symfony
7 1 (1.75%) Ajax
7 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (1.75%) RESTful
7 1 (1.75%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) User Experience
2 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Fintech
3 3 (5.26%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.51%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.75%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
1 7 (12.28%) Unix
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (45.61%) BDD
3 25 (43.86%) Scrum
4 21 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 16 (28.07%) TDD
6 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (19.30%) Test Strategy
7 11 (19.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (17.54%) Automated Testing
8 10 (17.54%) Automation Testing
8 10 (17.54%) Functional Testing
9 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 9 (15.79%) Test Scripting
10 8 (14.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
11 7 (12.28%) User Stories
12 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.53%) OO
12 6 (10.53%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) C#
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) Python
4 8 (14.04%) Ruby
5 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.26%) Groovy
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (66.67%) QA
2 8 (14.04%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) TOWER Software
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