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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 647 699 697
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -2
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 252 232 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.61% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 225 192 189
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 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.42%
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
35749 37953 41442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.00% 37.78% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31403 32699 35145
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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 +52 146 £60,000 +9.09% 20
South East +19 34 £42,500 -5.55% 5
South West +15 19 £40,000 +3.89% 4
East of England +38 17 £45,000 -5.26%
North West +21 15 £37,500 -6.25% 5
West Midlands -2 9 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands 0 8 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +18 4 £31,750 +2.41%
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 347 (77.11%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (69.33%) Selenium
3 300 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 253 (56.22%) BDD
5 251 (55.78%) QA
6 206 (45.78%) Scrum
7 165 (36.67%) TDD
8 160 (35.56%) Java
9 129 (28.67%) Test Automation
10 125 (27.78%) C#
11 110 (24.44%) Finance
12 108 (24.00%) SpecFlow
13 104 (23.11%) Jenkins
14 103 (22.89%) Git (software)
15 95 (21.11%) Automation Testing
16 90 (20.00%) Ruby
17 89 (19.78%) SQL
18 88 (19.56%) WebDriver
19 83 (18.44%) Automated Testing
20 81 (18.00%) Microsoft
21 80 (17.78%) Web Services
22 67 (14.89%) JIRA
23 66 (14.67%) Degree
24 65 (14.44%) JavaScript
24 65 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
25 64 (14.22%) Python
26 63 (14.00%) Test Strategy
27 62 (13.78%) ISEB
28 61 (13.56%) Mentoring
29 59 (13.11%) Linux

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 16 (3.56%) Confluence
2 13 (2.89%) Apache
3 9 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.78%) CMS
5 7 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.56%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.33%) NServiceBus
7 4 (0.89%) JBoss
8 3 (0.67%) Drupal
9 1 (0.22%) IIS
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) HipChat
2 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.11%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.89%) GitHub
5 1 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.67%) Internet
2 24 (5.33%) SSH
3 15 (3.33%) SMTP
4 11 (2.44%) HTTP
5 5 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.11%) Skype
6 2 (0.44%) Broadband
7 1 (0.22%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.22%) MySQL
2 15 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.89%) Big Data
4 12 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.11%) Mixpanel
8 5 (1.11%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.11%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.67%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 312 (69.33%) Selenium
2 300 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 108 (24.00%) SpecFlow
4 104 (23.11%) Jenkins
5 103 (22.89%) Git (software)
6 88 (19.56%) WebDriver
7 67 (14.89%) JIRA
8 53 (11.78%) JUnit
9 43 (9.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 39 (8.67%) NUnit
11 35 (7.78%) TeamCity
12 32 (7.11%) Appium
13 28 (6.22%) SoapUI
14 26 (5.78%) Jasmine
15 24 (5.33%) Karma Test Runner
15 24 (5.33%) Zephyr
16 23 (5.11%) JMeter
17 21 (4.67%) Octopus Deploy
18 20 (4.44%) LoadRunner
19 18 (4.00%) WATIR
General
1 110 (24.44%) Finance
2 39 (8.67%) Telecoms
3 35 (7.78%) Marketing
4 29 (6.44%) Retail
5 24 (5.33%) Banking
6 22 (4.89%) Electronics
7 18 (4.00%) Manufacturing
8 17 (3.78%) Games
9 10 (2.22%) Publishing
10 6 (1.33%) Legal
11 4 (0.89%) Front Office
12 3 (0.67%) Law
13 2 (0.44%) Back Office
14 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (22.00%) Developer
2 89 (19.78%) Tester
3 70 (15.56%) QA Engineer
4 69 (15.33%) Test Engineer
5 57 (12.67%) Analyst
5 57 (12.67%) Automation Tester
6 49 (10.89%) Test Automation Engineer
7 42 (9.33%) Developer in Test
8 39 (8.67%) Test Analyst
9 33 (7.33%) Agile Tester
10 32 (7.11%) QA Test Engineer
11 31 (6.89%) QA Automation Engineer
12 30 (6.67%) QA Leader
13 26 (5.78%) Java Developer
14 25 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
14 25 (5.56%) Test Manager
15 24 (5.33%) QA Tester
16 23 (5.11%) Python Developer
16 23 (5.11%) Software Test Engineer
17 22 (4.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (17.78%) Web Services
2 58 (12.89%) .NET
3 48 (10.67%) REST
4 46 (10.22%) XML
5 38 (8.44%) RESTful
6 36 (8.00%) HTML
7 33 (7.33%) CSS
8 27 (6.00%) AngularJS
8 27 (6.00%) ASP.NET
9 22 (4.89%) Django
9 22 (4.89%) JSON
9 22 (4.89%) SOAP
10 21 (4.67%) jQuery
11 15 (3.33%) Ajax
11 15 (3.33%) LAMP
12 13 (2.89%) Spring
13 10 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
14 9 (2.00%) .NET Framework
14 9 (2.00%) JMS
14 9 (2.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.44%) Mobile App
2 29 (6.44%) User Experience
3 24 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 13 (2.89%) Fintech
7 11 (2.44%) RIA
8 7 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.33%) Data Extraction
9 6 (1.33%) iPad
9 6 (1.33%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.33%) Wiki
10 5 (1.11%) Ergonomics
10 5 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.89%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.89%) NHS
12 3 (0.67%) Contract for Difference
12 3 (0.67%) Derivative
12 3 (0.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 59 (13.11%) Linux
2 31 (6.89%) Apple iOS
3 30 (6.67%) Windows
4 27 (6.00%) Android
5 13 (2.89%) Unix
6 7 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (77.11%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (56.22%) BDD
3 206 (45.78%) Scrum
4 165 (36.67%) TDD
5 129 (28.67%) Test Automation
6 95 (21.11%) Automation Testing
7 83 (18.44%) Automated Testing
8 65 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
9 63 (14.00%) Test Strategy
10 61 (13.56%) Mentoring
11 58 (12.89%) Manual Testing
11 58 (12.89%) OO
11 58 (12.89%) Software Engineering
12 48 (10.67%) Test Scripting
13 47 (10.44%) Kanban
14 46 (10.22%) API Testing
14 46 (10.22%) DevOps
15 41 (9.11%) Functional Testing
16 37 (8.22%) QA Automation
16 37 (8.22%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (35.56%) Java
2 125 (27.78%) C#
3 90 (20.00%) Ruby
4 89 (19.78%) SQL
5 65 (14.44%) JavaScript
6 64 (14.22%) Python
7 27 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 19 (4.22%) PHP
9 12 (2.67%) C++
9 12 (2.67%) Groovy
10 11 (2.44%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.78%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.11%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.11%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.89%) Perl
14 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.44%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.44%) XAML
16 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 66 (14.67%) Degree
2 62 (13.78%) ISEB
3 42 (9.33%) ISTQB
4 14 (3.11%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.44%) MCSD
7 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) OCA
8 1 (0.22%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.22%) OCP
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (55.78%) QA
2 29 (6.44%) SDET
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (4.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (9.11%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (5.11%) Puppet
3 6 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.67%) Oracle
3 20 (4.44%) AppDynamics
3 20 (4.44%) New Relic
4 18 (4.00%) SAP
5 15 (3.33%) HP
6 13 (2.89%) Atlassian
7 10 (2.22%) Google
8 7 (1.56%) Apple
8 7 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.56%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.33%) CODA
9 6 (1.33%) Thunderhead
10 4 (0.89%) MEDITECH
11 3 (0.67%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.67%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.22%) Arqiva
12 1 (0.22%) Twitter
12 1 (0.22%) Zend
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + extensive bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + ESOP
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + awesome culture
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £37000.0000 - £42000.0000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Opus Energy
Salary: £25000.0000 - £33000.0000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Lexis Nexis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago