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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 214 245 312
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +67
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 24 47 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.54% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 1.48% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 12
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
2500 3177 4309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.54% 36.83% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2302 2709 3765
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 39 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (80.95%) Cucumber
3 33 (78.57%) Selenium
4 29 (69.05%) QA
5 19 (45.24%) Scrum
6 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
6 16 (38.10%) Automation Testing
7 15 (35.71%) BDD
8 13 (30.95%) Finance
9 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 12 (28.57%) People Management
9 12 (28.57%) SDLC
10 11 (26.19%) TDD
10 11 (26.19%) C#
11 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 9 (21.43%) Functional Testing
13 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
14 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (16.67%) Java
14 7 (16.67%) SpecFlow
14 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
14 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (14.29%) Kanban
15 6 (14.29%) Jasmine
15 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
15 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
15 6 (14.29%) Linux
15 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
15 6 (14.29%) Banking
15 6 (14.29%) User Stories

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 (11.90%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
1 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (80.95%) Cucumber
2 33 (78.57%) Selenium
3 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 6 (14.29%) Jasmine
5 5 (11.90%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (9.52%) FitNesse
6 4 (9.52%) HP UFT
6 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
6 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
6 4 (9.52%) WATIR
7 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.38%) Calabash
9 1 (2.38%) Capybara
9 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.38%) JIRA
9 1 (2.38%) Mocha
9 1 (2.38%) PhantomJS
9 1 (2.38%) RSpec
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Games
3 5 (11.90%) Publishing
3 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Test Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Head of QA
2 6 (14.29%) Head of Testing
3 5 (11.90%) Agile Tester
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Python Developer
3 5 (11.90%) QA Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Tester
4 4 (9.52%) QA Manager
4 4 (9.52%) QA Test Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Quality Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior QA Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
1 5 (11.90%) Django
1 5 (11.90%) jQuery
1 5 (11.90%) LAMP
1 5 (11.90%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (9.52%) Ajax
2 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.38%) JPA
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) RESTful
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.52%) Contract for Difference
2 4 (9.52%) Derivative
2 4 (9.52%) Equities
2 4 (9.52%) Fixed Income
2 4 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (9.52%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Scrum
3 16 (38.10%) Automation Testing
3 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 15 (35.71%) BDD
5 12 (28.57%) People Management
5 12 (28.57%) SDLC
5 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 11 (26.19%) TDD
7 9 (21.43%) Functional Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
9 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (14.29%) Defect Management
10 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 6 (14.29%) Kanban
10 6 (14.29%) User Stories
11 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Coaching
11 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
11 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C#
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) Ruby
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISTQB
1 5 (11.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (69.05%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.38%) Google
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) TOWER Software
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