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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 232 296 316
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +20
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 15 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.71% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 26
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
2578 3639 4670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.00% 34.66% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2353 3148 3999
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
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 23 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 23 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 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (69.23%) Cucumber
3 34 (65.38%) QA
4 33 (63.46%) Selenium
5 25 (48.08%) SpecFlow
6 23 (44.23%) BDD
7 21 (40.38%) Scrum
8 20 (38.46%) C#
9 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
10 16 (30.77%) TDD
11 14 (26.92%) Test Strategy
12 13 (25.00%) Automation Testing
12 13 (25.00%) SQL
13 11 (21.15%) Finance
14 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
15 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (17.31%) WebDriver
15 9 (17.31%) Java
15 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
16 8 (15.38%) Functional Testing
16 8 (15.38%) Python
16 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
17 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
17 7 (13.46%) .NET
17 7 (13.46%) Linux
17 7 (13.46%) User Stories
17 7 (13.46%) People Management
17 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
17 7 (13.46%) SDLC
18 6 (11.54%) Defect Management

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 (9.62%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
1 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 33 (63.46%) Selenium
3 25 (48.08%) SpecFlow
4 9 (17.31%) WebDriver
5 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
6 5 (9.62%) Jasmine
6 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
6 5 (9.62%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
7 4 (7.69%) WATIR
8 3 (5.77%) FitNesse
8 3 (5.77%) JBehave
9 2 (3.85%) JIRA
9 2 (3.85%) Protractor
9 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.92%) JUnit
10 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Publishing
3 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Games
4 4 (7.69%) Law
4 4 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Front Office
6 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Quality Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Test Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Python Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Agile Tester
5 5 (9.62%) Head of Testing
5 5 (9.62%) QA Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Tester
6 4 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) QA Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Lead Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.62%) Django
3 5 (9.62%) jQuery
3 5 (9.62%) LAMP
3 5 (9.62%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (7.69%) Web Services
5 3 (5.77%) REST
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.85%) Behat
6 2 (3.85%) RESTful
7 1 (1.92%) Ajax
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.92%) JPA
7 1 (1.92%) Spring
7 1 (1.92%) Swagger
7 1 (1.92%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.92%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.92%) Fintech
4 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Unix
3 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) BDD
3 21 (40.38%) Scrum
4 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
5 16 (30.77%) TDD
6 14 (26.92%) Test Strategy
7 13 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
9 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
10 8 (15.38%) Functional Testing
10 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (13.46%) People Management
11 7 (13.46%) SDLC
11 7 (13.46%) User Stories
12 6 (11.54%) Defect Management
12 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.54%) Kanban
12 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) C#
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) Java
4 8 (15.38%) Python
5 6 (11.54%) Ruby
6 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.77%) Groovy
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (65.38%) QA
2 5 (9.62%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) TOWER Software
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The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, medical, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago