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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 167 186 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1144 1439 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.87% 38.28% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1229 1456
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 24 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 10 (76.92%) Cucumber
2 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
4 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 6 (46.15%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
7 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
8 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
8 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Appium
8 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
9 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (15.38%) SDLC
9 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
9 2 (15.38%) Python
9 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) TDD
9 2 (15.38%) Ranorex
9 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
9 2 (15.38%) ATDD

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 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Cucumber
2 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
4 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
5 3 (23.08%) Appium
6 2 (15.38%) Ranorex
6 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Automation Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer in Test
4 3 (23.08%) QA Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Tester
5 2 (15.38%) QA Leader
5 2 (15.38%) QA Specialist
5 2 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
6 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) BDD
2 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) ATDD
7 2 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Release Management
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft