The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank 168 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 14 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.36% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
Gherkin
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1437 1552 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.24% 42.00% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1317 1150
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Gherkin
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Gherkin Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Gherkin
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -12 7 £45,000 +16.88%
Northamptonshire +12 5 £33,750 -
Derbyshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Gherkin also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Gherkin.

1 13 (76.47%) Selenium
1 13 (76.47%) Cucumber
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) HP UFT
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 4 (23.53%) Test Management
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
7 4 (23.53%) JIRA
7 4 (23.53%) QA
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (17.65%) Web Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Confluence
9 2 (11.76%) Line Management
9 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
9 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
9 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
9 2 (11.76%) Degree

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing Gherkin also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Gherkin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Selenium
1 13 (76.47%) Cucumber
2 6 (35.29%) HP UFT
3 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
5 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.88%) JMeter
6 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
6 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Test Manager
1 6 (35.29%) Tester
1 6 (35.29%) Automated Tester
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Programme Test Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Telematics
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Test Management
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Web Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Line Management
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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