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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 694 751 773
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +22
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 198 188 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 173 156 167
Median salary £50,000 £48,125 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
35583 38475 45799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.74% 38.19% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31186 33175 39371
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +27 119 £57,500 +9.52% 9
South East +31 21 £45,000 - 3
South West +25 18 £40,000 -40.74% 9
East of England +39 15 £47,500 -2.56% 1
Yorkshire +4 13 £40,000 -
East Midlands +15 6 £47,500 +5.55%
North West +18 5 £32,500 -31.57% 2
West Midlands - 1 £34,000 -
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 311 (80.78%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (67.27%) Selenium
3 251 (65.19%) Cucumber
3 251 (65.19%) BDD
4 203 (52.73%) QA
5 161 (41.82%) Scrum
6 148 (38.44%) Test Automation
7 143 (37.14%) Java
8 141 (36.62%) C#
9 131 (34.03%) TDD
10 125 (32.47%) SpecFlow
11 103 (26.75%) WebDriver
12 81 (21.04%) Continuous Integration
13 80 (20.78%) Jenkins
14 74 (19.22%) Finance
14 74 (19.22%) ISEB
15 73 (18.96%) SQL
15 73 (18.96%) Ruby
16 71 (18.44%) Git (software)
17 69 (17.92%) Test Scripting
18 67 (17.40%) JIRA
19 66 (17.14%) Microsoft
19 66 (17.14%) Automated Testing
20 64 (16.62%) Web Services
21 62 (16.10%) .NET
22 61 (15.84%) Python
23 56 (14.55%) Degree
24 52 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
25 51 (13.25%) Automation Testing
26 47 (12.21%) ISTQB

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 20 (5.19%) Apache
2 16 (4.16%) Confluence
3 9 (2.34%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.04%) Drupal
4 4 (1.04%) Node.js
4 4 (1.04%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.52%) CMS
6 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) IIS
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) Mingle
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.82%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) Force.com
4 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.45%) Internet
2 10 (2.60%) SSH
3 7 (1.82%) Broadband
4 4 (1.04%) HTTP
5 1 (0.26%) Skype
5 1 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.23%) MySQL
2 19 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (4.42%) Amazon Redshift
4 16 (4.16%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.08%) Big Data
6 6 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.56%) DB2
6 6 (1.56%) DbVisualizer
7 5 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 259 (67.27%) Selenium
2 251 (65.19%) Cucumber
3 125 (32.47%) SpecFlow
4 103 (26.75%) WebDriver
5 80 (20.78%) Jenkins
6 71 (18.44%) Git (software)
7 67 (17.40%) JIRA
8 39 (10.13%) Appium
9 37 (9.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 36 (9.35%) NUnit
11 35 (9.09%) SoapUI
12 32 (8.31%) WATIR
13 31 (8.05%) JMeter
14 26 (6.75%) TeamCity
15 21 (5.45%) JUnit
16 19 (4.94%) HP UFT
16 19 (4.94%) Jasmine
17 18 (4.68%) Karma Test Runner
18 14 (3.64%) Maven
18 14 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (19.22%) Finance
2 29 (7.53%) Retail
3 28 (7.27%) Games
4 16 (4.16%) Marketing
5 13 (3.38%) Banking
6 12 (3.12%) Electronics
7 11 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.08%) Law
9 7 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.82%) Publishing
10 4 (1.04%) Back Office
11 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Advertising
12 2 (0.52%) Front Office
13 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 100 (25.97%) Analyst
2 74 (19.22%) Tester
3 73 (18.96%) Test Analyst
4 67 (17.40%) Developer
5 55 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 53 (13.77%) Automation Tester
7 45 (11.69%) Test Engineer
8 39 (10.13%) Automation Test Analyst
9 32 (8.31%) Developer in Test
9 32 (8.31%) Selenium Tester
10 31 (8.05%) Test Automation Engineer
11 30 (7.79%) QA Analyst
11 30 (7.79%) QA Automation Engineer
12 29 (7.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 26 (6.75%) Selenium Automation Tester
14 23 (5.97%) QA Test Analyst
15 22 (5.71%) Senior QA Engineer
16 20 (5.19%) Automation Engineer
16 20 (5.19%) QA Tester
16 20 (5.19%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (16.62%) Web Services
2 62 (16.10%) .NET
3 35 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 31 (8.05%) XML
5 29 (7.53%) SOAP
6 28 (7.27%) REST
6 28 (7.27%) RESTful
7 26 (6.75%) jQuery
8 24 (6.23%) AngularJS
9 22 (5.71%) LAMP
10 21 (5.45%) HTML
11 20 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (4.94%) JSON
13 18 (4.68%) CSS
13 18 (4.68%) Django
14 17 (4.42%) LAPP Stack
15 16 (4.16%) Behat
16 15 (3.90%) .NET Framework
16 15 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (3.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.31%) Client/Server
3 25 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.64%) Fintech
6 11 (2.86%) iPad
6 11 (2.86%) User Experience
7 6 (1.56%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.04%) Blog
9 4 (1.04%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.04%) NHS
9 4 (1.04%) RIA
10 3 (0.78%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.78%) Tandem
10 3 (0.78%) Wiki
11 2 (0.52%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.52%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.39%) Linux
2 35 (9.09%) Windows
3 21 (5.45%) Unix
4 14 (3.64%) Android
4 14 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (80.78%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (65.19%) BDD
3 161 (41.82%) Scrum
4 148 (38.44%) Test Automation
5 131 (34.03%) TDD
6 81 (21.04%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (17.92%) Test Scripting
8 66 (17.14%) Automated Testing
9 52 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 51 (13.25%) Automation Testing
11 43 (11.17%) OO
12 42 (10.91%) Manual Testing
13 41 (10.65%) User Stories
14 40 (10.39%) Functional Testing
14 40 (10.39%) Mentoring
15 39 (10.13%) Kanban
16 38 (9.87%) Software Testing
16 38 (9.87%) Test Management
17 36 (9.35%) E-Commerce
18 33 (8.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 143 (37.14%) Java
2 141 (36.62%) C#
3 73 (18.96%) Ruby
3 73 (18.96%) SQL
4 61 (15.84%) Python
5 31 (8.05%) JavaScript
6 20 (5.19%) PHP
7 16 (4.16%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.64%) Groovy
9 8 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.82%) C++
11 5 (1.30%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.04%) VB
12 4 (1.04%) VB6
13 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.26%) C
14 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (19.22%) ISEB
2 56 (14.55%) Degree
3 47 (12.21%) ISTQB
4 15 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) OCA
7 1 (0.26%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.26%) OCP
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (52.73%) QA
2 32 (8.31%) SDET
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.60%) Puppet
3 6 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.94%) Atlassian
3 10 (2.60%) AppDynamics
3 10 (2.60%) New Relic
3 10 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.34%) CODA
4 9 (2.34%) Thunderhead
5 8 (2.08%) HP
5 8 (2.08%) Oracle
6 7 (1.82%) Apple
6 7 (1.82%) SAP
7 6 (1.56%) hybris
8 3 (0.78%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.26%) Arqiva
10 1 (0.26%) Google
10 1 (0.26%) Rally
10 1 (0.26%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.26%) Twitter
10 1 (0.26%) Zend
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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