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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 689 750 774
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +24
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 211 187 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 194 153 161
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £33,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
36046 39191 44816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.11% 38.40% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31725 33854 38652
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +25 115 £60,000 +14.28% 15
South West +36 29 £40,000 -38.46% 3
South East +36 22 £45,000 - 2
East of England +44 18 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Yorkshire +37 13 £36,000 +16.12% 1
North West +16 6 £33,750 -28.94% 3
East Midlands +15 6 £47,500 +5.55%
West Midlands - 2 £35,750 -
Gherkin
UK

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 314 (77.15%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (66.34%) Selenium
3 249 (61.18%) Cucumber
4 247 (60.69%) BDD
5 205 (50.37%) QA
6 178 (43.73%) Scrum
7 147 (36.12%) TDD
8 137 (33.66%) Java
9 135 (33.17%) Test Automation
10 133 (32.68%) C#
11 124 (30.47%) SpecFlow
12 94 (23.10%) Git (software)
13 89 (21.87%) Jenkins
14 88 (21.62%) WebDriver
15 79 (19.41%) SQL
15 79 (19.41%) Ruby
16 78 (19.16%) Finance
17 74 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 74 (18.18%) ISEB
17 74 (18.18%) Python
18 70 (17.20%) Automated Testing
19 67 (16.46%) Degree
19 67 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
20 64 (15.72%) .NET
20 64 (15.72%) JIRA
20 64 (15.72%) Automation Testing
21 61 (14.99%) Web Services
22 59 (14.50%) Linux
22 59 (14.50%) Test Scripting
23 51 (12.53%) 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 25 (6.14%) Apache
2 17 (4.18%) Confluence
3 9 (2.21%) NServiceBus
4 7 (1.72%) CMS
4 7 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (1.72%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.23%) Drupal
6 4 (0.98%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.25%) IIS
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) Mingle
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.72%) GitHub
4 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.41%) Internet
2 19 (4.67%) SSH
3 10 (2.46%) HTTP
4 7 (1.72%) Broadband
5 6 (1.47%) SMTP
6 3 (0.74%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.34%) MySQL
2 24 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
4 16 (3.93%) SQL Server
5 10 (2.46%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.21%) Big Data
7 7 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.47%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.74%) Mixpanel
11 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.49%) DB2
12 2 (0.49%) DbVisualizer
12 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 270 (66.34%) Selenium
2 249 (61.18%) Cucumber
3 124 (30.47%) SpecFlow
4 94 (23.10%) Git (software)
5 89 (21.87%) Jenkins
6 88 (21.62%) WebDriver
7 64 (15.72%) JIRA
8 39 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 36 (8.85%) Appium
9 36 (8.85%) TeamCity
10 34 (8.35%) NUnit
11 31 (7.62%) JUnit
12 30 (7.37%) Jasmine
12 30 (7.37%) SoapUI
13 29 (7.13%) Karma Test Runner
13 29 (7.13%) WATIR
14 26 (6.39%) JMeter
15 21 (5.16%) Octopus Deploy
16 17 (4.18%) Visual Studio
17 16 (3.93%) Zephyr
General
1 78 (19.16%) Finance
2 33 (8.11%) Games
3 28 (6.88%) Retail
4 25 (6.14%) Marketing
5 17 (4.18%) Electronics
6 16 (3.93%) Banking
6 16 (3.93%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.19%) Publishing
8 11 (2.70%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.98%) Back Office
9 4 (0.98%) Law
10 3 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Front Office
12 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (22.60%) Developer
2 90 (22.11%) Analyst
3 72 (17.69%) Tester
4 65 (15.97%) Test Analyst
5 59 (14.50%) QA Engineer
6 49 (12.04%) Automation Tester
7 48 (11.79%) Test Engineer
8 39 (9.58%) Developer in Test
9 37 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
10 34 (8.35%) QA Automation Engineer
10 34 (8.35%) Test Automation Engineer
11 27 (6.63%) Python Developer
11 27 (6.63%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 27 (6.63%) Selenium Tester
12 24 (5.90%) QA Analyst
13 23 (5.65%) Senior QA Engineer
14 22 (5.41%) QA Tester
15 21 (5.16%) Selenium Automation Tester
16 20 (4.91%) Automation Engineer
16 20 (4.91%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.72%) .NET
2 61 (14.99%) Web Services
3 38 (9.34%) AngularJS
4 37 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 32 (7.86%) REST
6 31 (7.62%) jQuery
6 31 (7.62%) RESTful
7 29 (7.13%) LAMP
8 28 (6.88%) XML
9 27 (6.63%) Django
10 25 (6.14%) HTML
11 24 (5.90%) SOAP
12 22 (5.41%) CSS
12 22 (5.41%) LAPP Stack
13 17 (4.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (3.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (3.93%) Behat
14 16 (3.93%) JSON
15 13 (3.19%) .NET Framework
16 12 (2.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.39%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.90%) Client/Server
4 22 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.18%) User Experience
6 14 (3.44%) Fintech
7 11 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.72%) iPad
9 6 (1.47%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.47%) RIA
10 4 (0.98%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.98%) NHS
10 4 (0.98%) Wiki
11 3 (0.74%) Blog
11 3 (0.74%) Ergonomics
11 3 (0.74%) Grid Computing
11 3 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.49%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.49%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.50%) Linux
2 31 (7.62%) Windows
3 21 (5.16%) Unix
4 17 (4.18%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.93%) Android
6 7 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (77.15%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (60.69%) BDD
3 178 (43.73%) Scrum
4 147 (36.12%) TDD
5 135 (33.17%) Test Automation
6 70 (17.20%) Automated Testing
7 67 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (15.72%) Automation Testing
9 59 (14.50%) Test Scripting
10 51 (12.53%) Mentoring
11 45 (11.06%) Manual Testing
12 43 (10.57%) Kanban
12 43 (10.57%) OO
13 41 (10.07%) User Stories
14 39 (9.58%) Test Strategy
14 39 (9.58%) User Acceptance Testing
15 38 (9.34%) Functional Testing
16 37 (9.09%) Software Engineering
16 37 (9.09%) Software Testing
17 35 (8.60%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 137 (33.66%) Java
2 133 (32.68%) C#
3 79 (19.41%) Ruby
3 79 (19.41%) SQL
4 74 (18.18%) Python
5 45 (11.06%) JavaScript
6 26 (6.39%) PowerShell
7 22 (5.41%) PHP
8 14 (3.44%) Groovy
9 11 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 8 (1.97%) C++
10 8 (1.97%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.98%) VB
11 4 (0.98%) VB6
12 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.49%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.49%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 74 (18.18%) ISEB
2 67 (16.46%) Degree
3 43 (10.57%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.47%) 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
1 205 (50.37%) QA
2 29 (7.13%) SDET
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (5.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 46 (11.30%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (5.65%) Puppet
3 6 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.91%) AppDynamics
2 20 (4.91%) New Relic
3 18 (4.42%) Atlassian
4 12 (2.95%) Oracle
5 11 (2.70%) SAP
6 10 (2.46%) HP
6 10 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (2.21%) CODA
7 9 (2.21%) Thunderhead
8 7 (1.72%) Apple
8 7 (1.72%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.74%) Google
9 3 (0.74%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.49%) hybris
10 2 (0.49%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.25%) Arqiva
11 1 (0.25%) Rally
11 1 (0.25%) Twitter
11 1 (0.25%) Zend
City, London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, medical, etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 55k + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Private Healthcare + Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + The best package eveer
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Onfido
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: extensive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS Group
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: health, childcare, bonus, etc
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago