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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
England / East Midlands
Rank 146 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 15 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.52% 0.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 0
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%

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
1152 1280 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.60% 39.88% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1096 1041
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +1 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Northamptonshire - 5 £40,000 -
Leicestershire -7 2 £41,000 -6.28%
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 33 (73.33%) Automated Testing
2 29 (64.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (51.11%) Test Strategy
3 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (44.44%) Selenium
5 19 (42.22%) ISTQB
5 19 (42.22%) Cucumber
6 17 (37.78%) Windows
7 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
7 16 (35.56%) ISEB
7 16 (35.56%) System Testing
7 16 (35.56%) Mentoring
8 15 (33.33%) QA
8 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (28.89%) SpecFlow
9 13 (28.89%) Coaching
10 12 (26.67%) SSDT
10 12 (26.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (26.67%) .NET
10 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 11 (24.44%) BDD
12 10 (22.22%) Automation Testing
12 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (22.22%) Ruby
13 9 (20.00%) Java
13 9 (20.00%) SQL
14 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
15 7 (15.56%) Calabash
15 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
15 7 (15.56%) Retail

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 12 (26.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (44.44%) Selenium
3 19 (42.22%) Cucumber
4 13 (28.89%) SpecFlow
5 12 (26.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (15.56%) Calabash
7 6 (13.33%) HP UFT
8 5 (11.11%) Appium
8 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
8 5 (11.11%) Subversion
9 4 (8.89%) WebDriver
10 3 (6.67%) JIRA
10 3 (6.67%) Ranorex
10 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
11 2 (4.44%) Capybara
11 2 (4.44%) Protractor
12 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
12 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
12 1 (2.22%) NUnit
General
1 7 (15.56%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 14 (31.11%) Automation Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Development Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) IT Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Senior Development Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Senior IT Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Tester
5 5 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Ruby Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) QA Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Software Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Software Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Software QA Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.44%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Automated Testing
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Test Strategy
3 16 (35.56%) Mentoring
3 16 (35.56%) System Testing
4 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (28.89%) Coaching
6 11 (24.44%) BDD
7 10 (22.22%) Automation Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Test Automation
9 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
11 5 (11.11%) SDLC
12 3 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (6.67%) TDD
12 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (4.44%) API Testing
14 1 (2.22%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Ruby
2 9 (20.00%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) ISTQB
2 16 (35.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) HP
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