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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
UK / England
Rank 603 691 760
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +69
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 239 229 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.65% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 210 187 162
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,100 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -

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
31236 35453 36715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.53% 38.40% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27191 30851 31833
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +5 95 £60,000 +9.09% 17
North West +10 30 £42,500 -10.52% 4
South West +38 29 £43,000 -28.33% 5
Yorkshire +36 24 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South East +68 23 £46,000 +15.00% 6
East of England +24 16 £35,000 -12.50% 4
East Midlands +5 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +1 7 £36,500 +7.35% 1
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 415 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (72.17%) Selenium
3 314 (62.43%) Cucumber
3 314 (62.43%) BDD
4 253 (50.30%) QA
5 219 (43.54%) Java
6 201 (39.96%) TDD
7 182 (36.18%) Scrum
8 171 (34.00%) Test Automation
9 168 (33.40%) C#
10 149 (29.62%) Automation Testing
11 133 (26.44%) WebDriver
12 127 (25.25%) SpecFlow
13 123 (24.45%) Automated Testing
14 106 (21.07%) Ruby
14 106 (21.07%) Jenkins
15 96 (19.09%) Test Scripting
16 91 (18.09%) Web Services
16 91 (18.09%) JIRA
17 90 (17.89%) Microsoft
18 89 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
19 88 (17.50%) ISEB
20 87 (17.30%) Finance
20 87 (17.30%) ISTQB
20 87 (17.30%) Team Foundation Server
21 86 (17.10%) SQL
22 85 (16.90%) JavaScript
23 81 (16.10%) Test Strategy
24 76 (15.11%) .NET
25 75 (14.91%) Manual Testing

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 25 (4.97%) Confluence
2 17 (3.38%) WebLogic
3 16 (3.18%) JBoss
4 14 (2.78%) Apache
5 11 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (1.79%) Alfresco
6 9 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.40%) IIS
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) Mingle
4 1 (0.20%) HipChat
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.17%) GitHub
2 9 (1.79%) SaaS
3 8 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.58%) SSH
2 14 (2.78%) Internet
3 12 (2.39%) HTTPS
4 9 (1.79%) SMTP
5 3 (0.60%) HTTP
5 3 (0.60%) IMAP
5 3 (0.60%) POP3
5 3 (0.60%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.40%) FTP
6 2 (0.40%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.20%) LDAP
7 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.77%) MySQL
3 17 (3.38%) Big Data
4 12 (2.39%) SSDT
5 7 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.80%) HBase
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 363 (72.17%) Selenium
2 314 (62.43%) Cucumber
3 133 (26.44%) WebDriver
4 127 (25.25%) SpecFlow
5 106 (21.07%) Jenkins
6 91 (18.09%) JIRA
7 87 (17.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 60 (11.93%) Git (software)
8 60 (11.93%) SoapUI
9 57 (11.33%) JUnit
10 46 (9.15%) Appium
11 45 (8.95%) Maven
12 25 (4.97%) JMeter
12 25 (4.97%) NUnit
12 25 (4.97%) TeamCity
13 22 (4.37%) Zephyr
14 21 (4.17%) Calabash
14 21 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
15 17 (3.38%) HP UFT
15 17 (3.38%) TestNG
General
1 87 (17.30%) Finance
2 30 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.57%) Banking
4 26 (5.17%) Marketing
5 22 (4.37%) Retail
6 14 (2.78%) Electronics
6 14 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.39%) Legal
8 7 (1.39%) Advertising
9 4 (0.80%) Front Office
10 3 (0.60%) Games
10 3 (0.60%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (26.44%) Tester
2 100 (19.88%) Analyst
3 84 (16.70%) Test Analyst
4 83 (16.50%) Automation Tester
5 61 (12.13%) QA Engineer
5 61 (12.13%) Test Engineer
6 56 (11.13%) Developer
7 43 (8.55%) Test Leader
8 40 (7.95%) Senior Tester
9 33 (6.56%) QA Leader
10 31 (6.16%) Automation Test Analyst
11 30 (5.96%) Automation Engineer
12 28 (5.57%) Java Developer
12 28 (5.57%) Senior Automation Tester
13 27 (5.37%) QA Analyst
14 25 (4.97%) QA Tester
15 24 (4.77%) Agile Tester
16 23 (4.57%) Developer in Test
16 23 (4.57%) Senior QA Engineer
17 22 (4.37%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (18.09%) Web Services
2 76 (15.11%) .NET
3 54 (10.74%) REST
3 54 (10.74%) SOAP
4 41 (8.15%) XML
5 39 (7.75%) RESTful
6 38 (7.55%) HTML
7 32 (6.36%) Spring
8 31 (6.16%) CSS
9 29 (5.77%) JSON
10 26 (5.17%) AngularJS
11 23 (4.57%) jQuery
12 22 (4.37%) Hibernate
13 19 (3.78%) ASP.NET
14 18 (3.58%) Spring Security
15 17 (3.38%) XHTML
16 15 (2.98%) React
17 13 (2.58%) .NET Framework
18 12 (2.39%) Backbone.js
18 12 (2.39%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.75%) Mobile App
2 43 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.98%) iPad
5 12 (2.39%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.39%) User Experience
6 10 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.79%) Fintech
8 8 (1.59%) Online Banking
9 7 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.19%) Blog
10 6 (1.19%) Data Extraction
11 4 (0.80%) Contract for Difference
11 4 (0.80%) Derivative
11 4 (0.80%) Equities
11 4 (0.80%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.80%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (0.80%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.40%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 53 (10.54%) Windows
2 51 (10.14%) Linux
3 34 (6.76%) Apple iOS
4 32 (6.36%) Android
5 15 (2.98%) Unix
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (82.50%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (62.43%) BDD
3 201 (39.96%) TDD
4 182 (36.18%) Scrum
5 171 (34.00%) Test Automation
6 149 (29.62%) Automation Testing
7 123 (24.45%) Automated Testing
8 96 (19.09%) Test Scripting
9 89 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (16.10%) Test Strategy
11 75 (14.91%) Manual Testing
12 65 (12.92%) SDLC
13 60 (11.93%) OO
14 59 (11.73%) API Testing
15 54 (10.74%) Software Engineering
16 48 (9.54%) User Stories
17 47 (9.34%) E-Commerce
18 43 (8.55%) Kanban
19 41 (8.15%) Mentoring
20 40 (7.95%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 219 (43.54%) Java
2 168 (33.40%) C#
3 106 (21.07%) Ruby
4 86 (17.10%) SQL
5 85 (16.90%) JavaScript
6 65 (12.92%) Python
7 19 (3.78%) VB.NET
8 18 (3.58%) C++
9 17 (3.38%) Groovy
10 14 (2.78%) C
11 10 (1.99%) Perl
11 10 (1.99%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.59%) PHP
12 8 (1.59%) Scala
12 8 (1.59%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.19%) XPath
14 5 (0.99%) VBScript
15 4 (0.80%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.80%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 88 (17.50%) ISEB
2 87 (17.30%) ISTQB
3 40 (7.95%) Degree
4 20 (3.98%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (50.30%) QA
2 31 (6.16%) SDET
3 2 (0.40%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 12 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 90 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.17%) HP
3 20 (3.98%) Oracle
4 18 (3.58%) Atlassian
5 14 (2.78%) Google
5 14 (2.78%) SAP
6 10 (1.99%) MEDITECH
7 3 (0.60%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.40%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.40%) Solace
8 2 (0.40%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.20%) hybris
9 1 (0.20%) New Relic
9 1 (0.20%) TOWER Software
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource Group
Salary: £50-70K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + pension, health, 25 days' + BH, ch
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The One Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000.0000 - £33000.0000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago