The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 690 760 745
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -15
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 219 169 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.46% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 184 155 137
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
36170 37017 40722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 37.29% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31529 32068 34213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in England

Gherkin
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 144 £55,000 - 21
South East +14 20 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 13 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +8 12 £50,000 -9.09% 4
East of England 0 9 £40,000 -27.27%
West Midlands - 7 £34,000 -
North West +30 5 £47,500 +30.13% 3
South West -14 4 £60,000 - 1
North East - 3 £32,500 - 1
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Gherkin also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Gherkin.

1 380 (81.20%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (70.09%) Selenium
3 317 (67.74%) Cucumber
4 309 (66.03%) BDD
5 231 (49.36%) QA
6 222 (47.44%) C#
7 185 (39.53%) TDD
8 184 (39.32%) Java
9 181 (38.68%) Test Automation
10 174 (37.18%) SpecFlow
11 170 (36.32%) WebDriver
12 167 (35.68%) Scrum
13 114 (24.36%) .NET
14 111 (23.72%) Test Scripting
14 111 (23.72%) Continuous Integration
15 110 (23.50%) Jenkins
16 102 (21.79%) Automated Testing
17 100 (21.37%) SQL
18 98 (20.94%) JavaScript
19 91 (19.44%) Web Services
20 83 (17.74%) Git (software)
21 82 (17.52%) HTML
21 82 (17.52%) Finance
22 77 (16.45%) JIRA
23 75 (16.03%) User Acceptance Testing
24 71 (15.17%) Microsoft
25 70 (14.96%) Team Foundation Server
26 68 (14.53%) ISTQB
26 68 (14.53%) Ruby
27 67 (14.32%) Software Testing

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Gherkin also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Gherkin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (7.69%) Apache
2 11 (2.35%) Node.js
3 7 (1.50%) Confluence
4 3 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.64%) IIS
5 2 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.43%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.21%) CMS
6 1 (0.21%) JBoss
6 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.21%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.83%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.21%) GitHub
3 12 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.99%) Internet
2 5 (1.07%) Broadband
3 3 (0.64%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.43%) HTTP
5 1 (0.21%) DNS
5 1 (0.21%) DSL
5 1 (0.21%) SSH
5 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.97%) MySQL
1 42 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (7.26%) Amazon Redshift
4 19 (4.06%) DB2
4 19 (4.06%) DbVisualizer
5 16 (3.42%) Big Data
6 13 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.71%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.50%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 328 (70.09%) Selenium
2 317 (67.74%) Cucumber
3 174 (37.18%) SpecFlow
4 170 (36.32%) WebDriver
5 110 (23.50%) Jenkins
6 83 (17.74%) Git (software)
7 77 (16.45%) JIRA
8 70 (14.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 55 (11.75%) HP UFT
10 49 (10.47%) SoapUI
11 35 (7.48%) FitNesse
12 34 (7.26%) Jasmine
12 34 (7.26%) Karma Test Runner
13 33 (7.05%) Maven
13 33 (7.05%) NUnit
13 33 (7.05%) WATIR
14 30 (6.41%) Appium
15 22 (4.70%) JMeter
15 22 (4.70%) Visual Studio
16 20 (4.27%) Moq
General
1 82 (17.52%) Finance
2 36 (7.69%) Games
3 28 (5.98%) Retail
4 13 (2.78%) Publishing
5 9 (1.92%) Back Office
5 9 (1.92%) Front Office
6 8 (1.71%) Advertising
6 8 (1.71%) Banking
6 8 (1.71%) Law
7 7 (1.50%) Marketing
8 6 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.64%) Electronics
9 3 (0.64%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (27.56%) Analyst
2 101 (21.58%) Test Analyst
3 97 (20.73%) Tester
4 77 (16.45%) Developer
5 73 (15.60%) Automation Tester
6 57 (12.18%) QA Analyst
7 52 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
8 47 (10.04%) Automation Test Analyst
9 43 (9.19%) Automation Engineer
10 41 (8.76%) Senior Analyst
11 39 (8.33%) QA Engineer
12 38 (8.12%) Automation Test Lead
13 37 (7.91%) QA Test Analyst
14 36 (7.69%) Test Leader
15 34 (7.26%) Test Engineer
16 32 (6.84%) Selenium Tester
17 30 (6.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
17 30 (6.41%) Web Tester
18 27 (5.77%) Senior Test Analyst
19 26 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (24.36%) .NET
2 91 (19.44%) Web Services
3 82 (17.52%) HTML
4 61 (13.03%) CSS
5 55 (11.75%) AngularJS
5 55 (11.75%) jQuery
6 49 (10.47%) SOAP
7 47 (10.04%) ASP.NET
8 40 (8.55%) XML
9 36 (7.69%) RESTful
10 34 (7.26%) Django
11 30 (6.41%) .NET Framework
11 30 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (5.34%) WCF
13 24 (5.13%) REST
14 23 (4.91%) LAMP
15 22 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 22 (4.70%) Entity Framework
15 22 (4.70%) LAPP Stack
15 22 (4.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.68%) Client/Server
2 37 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (3.63%) Derivative
5 17 (3.63%) Equities
5 17 (3.63%) Fixed Income
6 16 (3.42%) iPad
7 13 (2.78%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.14%) Blog
8 10 (2.14%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.71%) Fintech
9 8 (1.71%) User Experience
10 7 (1.50%) Contract for Difference
11 6 (1.28%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.85%) Informatics
12 4 (0.85%) Online Games
13 3 (0.64%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.64%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.26%) Windows
2 32 (6.84%) Linux
2 32 (6.84%) Unix
3 17 (3.63%) Android
4 12 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (81.20%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (66.03%) BDD
3 185 (39.53%) TDD
4 181 (38.68%) Test Automation
5 167 (35.68%) Scrum
6 111 (23.72%) Continuous Integration
6 111 (23.72%) Test Scripting
7 102 (21.79%) Automated Testing
8 75 (16.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 67 (14.32%) Software Testing
10 66 (14.10%) Automation Testing
10 66 (14.10%) E-Commerce
11 65 (13.89%) OO
12 62 (13.25%) Test Management
13 58 (12.39%) Mentoring
14 55 (11.75%) SDLC
15 49 (10.47%) User Stories
16 48 (10.26%) Manual Testing
17 40 (8.55%) OOP
18 38 (8.12%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 222 (47.44%) C#
2 184 (39.32%) Java
3 100 (21.37%) SQL
4 98 (20.94%) JavaScript
5 68 (14.53%) Ruby
6 55 (11.75%) Python
7 17 (3.63%) PHP
8 15 (3.21%) Groovy
8 15 (3.21%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.28%) Scala
10 5 (1.07%) C++
11 3 (0.64%) VB
11 3 (0.64%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.64%) VB6
12 2 (0.43%) F#
13 1 (0.21%) C
13 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 68 (14.53%) ISTQB
2 64 (13.68%) ISEB
3 45 (9.62%) Degree
4 39 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.14%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.43%) PMP
8 1 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (49.36%) QA
2 26 (5.56%) SDET
3 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (1.28%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (8.12%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.14%) Puppet
3 6 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 71 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.06%) hybris
3 12 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 6 (1.28%) VMware
5 3 (0.64%) Oracle
5 3 (0.64%) Zend
6 2 (0.43%) Adobe
6 2 (0.43%) CODA
6 2 (0.43%) Facebook
6 2 (0.43%) Google
6 2 (0.43%) HP
6 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.43%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.21%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.21%) Rally
7 1 (0.21%) Sun
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Training & Bonus!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £3k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + The best package eveer
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + The best package eveer
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + The best package eveer
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
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London
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