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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 172 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.22% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
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
1589 1390 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.33% 42.38% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1230 1123
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 1 October 2014. 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 - 7 £38,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Ranorex
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) TMap
5 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Cognizant
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Ranorex
2 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (37.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) TMap
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cognizant
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 25 days ago