The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 617 687 695
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +8
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 267 252 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.65% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 228 214 216
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Gherkin
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34480 38916 40806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.85% 37.98% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30064 33658 34589
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,100 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Gherkin
Salary Trend in England

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

Gherkin Salary Trend in England

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in England

Gherkin
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
London +52 149 £60,000 +9.09% 13
South East +41 37 £42,500 -5.55% 1
East Midlands +17 24 £40,000 -11.11%
North West +16 22 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East of England +23 13 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Midlands -6 10 £45,000 +21.62% 2
South West +2 7 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Yorkshire +24 5 £39,000 +23.80% 3
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 365 (77.00%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (69.20%) Selenium
3 308 (64.98%) Cucumber
4 259 (54.64%) BDD
5 250 (52.74%) QA
6 218 (45.99%) Scrum
7 184 (38.82%) TDD
8 174 (36.71%) Java
9 129 (27.22%) Test Automation
10 115 (24.26%) C#
11 114 (24.05%) Jenkins
12 106 (22.36%) SpecFlow
13 101 (21.31%) Automation Testing
14 98 (20.68%) Finance
14 98 (20.68%) Ruby
15 97 (20.46%) Automated Testing
15 97 (20.46%) Git (software)
16 84 (17.72%) WebDriver
17 82 (17.30%) Microsoft
18 81 (17.09%) SQL
19 80 (16.88%) Web Services
20 75 (15.82%) Test Strategy
21 74 (15.61%) JavaScript
22 71 (14.98%) JIRA
22 71 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
23 69 (14.56%) Mentoring
24 67 (14.14%) Manual Testing
24 67 (14.14%) Python
24 67 (14.14%) ISEB
25 63 (13.29%) Software Engineering

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (3.16%) Confluence
2 13 (2.74%) Apache
3 10 (2.11%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.69%) CMS
5 7 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.48%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.27%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.05%) JBoss
8 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.21%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 17 (3.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.27%) GitHub
4 5 (1.05%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.84%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.17%) Internet
2 23 (4.85%) SSH
3 17 (3.59%) SMTP
4 12 (2.53%) HTTP
5 9 (1.90%) HTTPS
6 5 (1.05%) Skype
7 3 (0.63%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.42%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.02%) MySQL
2 21 (4.43%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.95%) Big Data
4 12 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (2.32%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.48%) SSDT
9 5 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.05%) Mixpanel
9 5 (1.05%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.05%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.84%) HBase
10 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 328 (69.20%) Selenium
2 308 (64.98%) Cucumber
3 114 (24.05%) Jenkins
4 106 (22.36%) SpecFlow
5 97 (20.46%) Git (software)
6 84 (17.72%) WebDriver
7 71 (14.98%) JIRA
8 59 (12.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 57 (12.03%) JUnit
10 38 (8.02%) SoapUI
11 37 (7.81%) TeamCity
12 35 (7.38%) Appium
13 28 (5.91%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (5.70%) NUnit
15 26 (5.49%) Jasmine
16 24 (5.06%) Karma Test Runner
17 23 (4.85%) JMeter
18 21 (4.43%) Zephyr
19 19 (4.01%) Mockito
20 17 (3.59%) Eclipse
General
1 98 (20.68%) Finance
2 36 (7.59%) Marketing
2 36 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.27%) Banking
4 21 (4.43%) Retail
5 20 (4.22%) Electronics
6 17 (3.59%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.32%) Games
8 10 (2.11%) Legal
8 10 (2.11%) Publishing
9 4 (0.84%) Front Office
10 3 (0.63%) Law
11 2 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 95 (20.04%) Developer
1 95 (20.04%) Tester
2 72 (15.19%) QA Engineer
3 64 (13.50%) Test Engineer
4 59 (12.45%) Analyst
5 58 (12.24%) Automation Tester
6 43 (9.07%) Test Automation Engineer
7 42 (8.86%) Agile Tester
7 42 (8.86%) Test Analyst
8 38 (8.02%) QA Leader
9 36 (7.59%) Developer in Test
10 32 (6.75%) Test Leader
11 30 (6.33%) QA Test Engineer
12 27 (5.70%) Java Developer
13 26 (5.49%) Java Automation Tester
13 26 (5.49%) QA Automation Engineer
14 24 (5.06%) Selenium Tester
15 23 (4.85%) Automation Engineer
15 23 (4.85%) Python Developer
16 22 (4.64%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (16.88%) Web Services
2 56 (11.81%) .NET
3 46 (9.70%) REST
4 40 (8.44%) HTML
4 40 (8.44%) XML
5 36 (7.59%) RESTful
6 32 (6.75%) CSS
7 29 (6.12%) AngularJS
8 22 (4.64%) Django
8 22 (4.64%) jQuery
9 21 (4.43%) ASP.NET
9 21 (4.43%) SOAP
10 18 (3.80%) Spring
11 15 (3.16%) Ajax
11 15 (3.16%) JSON
12 13 (2.74%) LAMP
13 11 (2.32%) Spring Security
14 10 (2.11%) LAPP Stack
15 9 (1.90%) JMS
15 9 (1.90%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.91%) User Experience
3 27 (5.70%) Mobile App
4 24 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 20 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.95%) Client/Server
6 14 (2.95%) Fintech
7 11 (2.32%) RIA
8 10 (2.11%) iPad
9 7 (1.48%) Data Extraction
9 7 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.05%) Ergonomics
10 5 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (1.05%) Wiki
11 4 (0.84%) Contract for Difference
11 4 (0.84%) Derivative
11 4 (0.84%) Equities
11 4 (0.84%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.84%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (12.24%) Linux
2 39 (8.23%) Windows
3 37 (7.81%) Apple iOS
4 32 (6.75%) Android
5 12 (2.53%) Unix
6 7 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (77.00%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (54.64%) BDD
3 218 (45.99%) Scrum
4 184 (38.82%) TDD
5 129 (27.22%) Test Automation
6 101 (21.31%) Automation Testing
7 97 (20.46%) Automated Testing
8 75 (15.82%) Test Strategy
9 71 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (14.56%) Mentoring
11 67 (14.14%) Manual Testing
12 63 (13.29%) Software Engineering
13 60 (12.66%) OO
14 48 (10.13%) DevOps
14 48 (10.13%) Kanban
15 45 (9.49%) Test Scripting
16 43 (9.07%) API Testing
17 39 (8.23%) Functional Testing
18 38 (8.02%) Software Testing
19 36 (7.59%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 174 (36.71%) Java
2 115 (24.26%) C#
3 98 (20.68%) Ruby
4 81 (17.09%) SQL
5 74 (15.61%) JavaScript
6 67 (14.14%) Python
7 25 (5.27%) PowerShell
8 18 (3.80%) PHP
9 11 (2.32%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.32%) C++
10 10 (2.11%) Groovy
11 8 (1.69%) Perl
12 7 (1.48%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.27%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.27%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.63%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.42%) Scala
15 2 (0.42%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.42%) XAML
16 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 67 (14.14%) ISEB
2 59 (12.45%) Degree
3 50 (10.55%) ISTQB
4 16 (3.38%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.42%) MCSD
7 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) OCA
8 1 (0.21%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.21%) OCP
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (52.74%) QA
2 20 (4.22%) SDET
System Software
1 22 (4.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (9.07%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (4.85%) Puppet
3 4 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.85%) Oracle
3 20 (4.22%) AppDynamics
3 20 (4.22%) New Relic
4 17 (3.59%) SAP
5 15 (3.16%) Google
6 14 (2.95%) HP
7 12 (2.53%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.48%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.27%) CODA
9 6 (1.27%) Thunderhead
10 5 (1.05%) MEDITECH
11 4 (0.84%) Apple
12 3 (0.63%) TOWER Software
13 1 (0.21%) Arqiva
13 1 (0.21%) hybris
13 1 (0.21%) Twitter
13 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.21%) Zend
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