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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 682 758 741
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -17
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 224 195 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.50% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 206 159 176
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £31,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
35804 39127 42987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.05% 38.02% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31493 33674 36894
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +49 118 £60,000 +9.09% 20
South West +43 29 £40,000 -11.11% 4
East of England +38 22 £45,000 -5.26%
South East +12 21 £42,500 -5.55% 2
North West +28 12 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Yorkshire +32 10 £38,000 +22.58%
East Midlands +16 8 £45,000 +28.57%
West Midlands 0 4 £41,250 - 1
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 302 (74.20%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (67.32%) Selenium
3 262 (64.37%) Cucumber
4 237 (58.23%) BDD
5 216 (53.07%) QA
6 182 (44.72%) Scrum
7 150 (36.86%) TDD
8 135 (33.17%) Java
8 135 (33.17%) Test Automation
9 125 (30.71%) C#
10 115 (28.26%) SpecFlow
11 96 (23.59%) Git (software)
12 88 (21.62%) Jenkins
13 85 (20.88%) Finance
14 83 (20.39%) Ruby
15 82 (20.15%) WebDriver
16 80 (19.66%) SQL
17 76 (18.67%) Automation Testing
18 74 (18.18%) Automated Testing
19 70 (17.20%) Degree
19 70 (17.20%) Microsoft
20 67 (16.46%) Python
21 64 (15.72%) Web Services
22 61 (14.99%) ISEB
23 58 (14.25%) .NET
23 58 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
24 56 (13.76%) JavaScript
24 56 (13.76%) Linux
25 55 (13.51%) JIRA
26 54 (13.27%) Mentoring

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 (3.69%) Confluence
2 14 (3.44%) Apache
3 8 (1.97%) CMS
4 7 (1.72%) NServiceBus
4 7 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (1.72%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.23%) Drupal
6 4 (0.98%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.25%) IIS
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.72%) GitHub
4 5 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.88%) Internet
2 19 (4.67%) SSH
3 10 (2.46%) HTTP
3 10 (2.46%) SMTP
4 5 (1.23%) Skype
5 4 (0.98%) Broadband
6 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.60%) MySQL
2 15 (3.69%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.46%) Big Data
6 8 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.23%) Mixpanel
8 5 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.74%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 274 (67.32%) Selenium
2 262 (64.37%) Cucumber
3 115 (28.26%) SpecFlow
4 96 (23.59%) Git (software)
5 88 (21.62%) Jenkins
6 82 (20.15%) WebDriver
7 55 (13.51%) JIRA
8 46 (11.30%) JUnit
9 39 (9.58%) TeamCity
10 35 (8.60%) Appium
11 34 (8.35%) NUnit
11 34 (8.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (6.39%) Jasmine
13 25 (6.14%) Karma Test Runner
14 23 (5.65%) SoapUI
15 22 (5.41%) JMeter
15 22 (5.41%) WATIR
16 21 (5.16%) Octopus Deploy
17 18 (4.42%) LoadRunner
18 17 (4.18%) Zephyr
General
1 85 (20.88%) Finance
2 31 (7.62%) Marketing
3 26 (6.39%) Retail
4 21 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.91%) Games
6 17 (4.18%) Electronics
7 16 (3.93%) Banking
8 12 (2.95%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.70%) Publishing
10 4 (0.98%) Law
11 3 (0.74%) Back Office
11 3 (0.74%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.49%) Legal
13 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 94 (23.10%) Developer
2 74 (18.18%) Tester
3 64 (15.72%) Analyst
4 63 (15.48%) QA Engineer
5 60 (14.74%) Test Engineer
6 49 (12.04%) Automation Tester
7 47 (11.55%) Test Analyst
8 45 (11.06%) Test Automation Engineer
9 43 (10.57%) Developer in Test
10 36 (8.85%) QA Automation Engineer
11 28 (6.88%) QA Test Engineer
12 27 (6.63%) Selenium Tester
13 25 (6.14%) Automation Test Analyst
13 25 (6.14%) Python Developer
13 25 (6.14%) QA Tester
14 24 (5.90%) Agile Tester
15 23 (5.65%) QA Leader
16 22 (5.41%) Java Developer
16 22 (5.41%) Software Developer
17 21 (5.16%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.72%) Web Services
2 58 (14.25%) .NET
3 39 (9.58%) REST
3 39 (9.58%) RESTful
3 39 (9.58%) XML
4 32 (7.86%) ASP.NET
5 31 (7.62%) HTML
6 29 (7.13%) AngularJS
7 26 (6.39%) CSS
8 23 (5.65%) Django
9 20 (4.91%) jQuery
10 19 (4.67%) JSON
10 19 (4.67%) SOAP
11 18 (4.42%) LAMP
12 16 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (3.44%) .NET Framework
14 12 (2.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (2.95%) Behat
14 12 (2.95%) WCF
15 11 (2.70%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.39%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.39%) Mobile App
3 25 (6.14%) User Experience
4 16 (3.93%) Client/Server
5 15 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.19%) Fintech
7 11 (2.70%) RIA
8 7 (1.72%) iPad
9 6 (1.47%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.23%) Ergonomics
10 5 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (1.23%) Wiki
11 4 (0.98%) Blog
11 4 (0.98%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.98%) NHS
12 3 (0.74%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.49%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.76%) Linux
2 25 (6.14%) Windows
3 20 (4.91%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.18%) Android
5 15 (3.69%) Unix
6 7 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (74.20%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (58.23%) BDD
3 182 (44.72%) Scrum
4 150 (36.86%) TDD
5 135 (33.17%) Test Automation
6 76 (18.67%) Automation Testing
7 74 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 58 (14.25%) Continuous Integration
9 54 (13.27%) Mentoring
10 51 (12.53%) Software Engineering
10 51 (12.53%) Test Scripting
11 49 (12.04%) Manual Testing
11 49 (12.04%) Test Strategy
12 47 (11.55%) OO
13 46 (11.30%) Kanban
14 44 (10.81%) API Testing
15 43 (10.57%) DevOps
16 41 (10.07%) User Stories
17 37 (9.09%) Functional Testing
17 37 (9.09%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 135 (33.17%) Java
2 125 (30.71%) C#
3 83 (20.39%) Ruby
4 80 (19.66%) SQL
5 67 (16.46%) Python
6 56 (13.76%) JavaScript
7 27 (6.63%) PowerShell
8 21 (5.16%) PHP
9 12 (2.95%) Groovy
10 11 (2.70%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.46%) C++
12 6 (1.47%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.98%) Perl
14 3 (0.74%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.74%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.49%) VB
15 2 (0.49%) VB6
15 2 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 70 (17.20%) Degree
2 61 (14.99%) ISEB
3 35 (8.60%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.49%) MCSD
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) OCA
7 1 (0.25%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.25%) OCP
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (53.07%) QA
2 31 (7.62%) SDET
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (5.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (10.32%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (5.65%) Puppet
3 6 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.91%) AppDynamics
2 20 (4.91%) New Relic
3 13 (3.19%) Oracle
4 12 (2.95%) Atlassian
4 12 (2.95%) SAP
5 10 (2.46%) HP
6 9 (2.21%) Apple
7 8 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.72%) CODA
8 7 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.72%) Thunderhead
9 6 (1.47%) Google
10 3 (0.74%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.74%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.49%) MEDITECH
12 1 (0.25%) Arqiva
12 1 (0.25%) Twitter
12 1 (0.25%) Zend
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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London
Wipro
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Acumen
Salary: £25,000-£30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Net Talent
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus, great extras
Posted: 6 days ago
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Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, medical, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Zoopla Property Group
Salary: Competitive
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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