The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 160 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £40,750 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
884 1502 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 33.60% 41.87% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1206 904
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Internet
5 5 (45.45%) JMeter
5 5 (45.45%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
5 5 (45.45%) OWASP
5 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) Test Planning
6 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Virtual Team
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
6 4 (36.36%) Data Validation
6 4 (36.36%) Validation
6 4 (36.36%) ISEB
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) .NET

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) JMeter
3 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
5 1 (9.09%) Moq
5 1 (9.09%) NUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (9.09%) SilkTest
5 1 (9.09%) Valgrind
5 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer in Test
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Test Lead
2 4 (36.36%) Lead Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (9.09%) Behat
2 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) OWASP
5 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Test Planning
6 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) Data Validation
6 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Validation
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) Kanban
9 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB