The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 171 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.062% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Gherkin
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1211 1261 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 37.68% 35.51% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1040 1088
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Leeds region.

Gherkin Salary Trend in Leeds

Gherkin
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer in Test
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP