The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
England / London
Rank 498 511 529
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 90 137 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.88% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77 108 97
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13299 15575 14557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 39.87% 38.29% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11589 13549 12475
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

Gherkin
Salary Trend in London

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

Gherkin Salary Trend in London

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in London

Gherkin
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the London region over the 3 months to 18 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
City of London +3 2 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 197 (82.08%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (75.00%) Selenium
3 168 (70.00%) Cucumber
4 160 (66.67%) QA
5 146 (60.83%) BDD
6 99 (41.25%) Java
7 97 (40.42%) Scrum
8 94 (39.17%) TDD
9 78 (32.50%) Test Automation
10 73 (30.42%) C#
11 65 (27.08%) Ruby
12 62 (25.83%) SpecFlow
13 59 (24.58%) WebDriver
14 55 (22.92%) Automation Testing
15 52 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (21.67%) JavaScript
16 47 (19.58%) Web Services
17 43 (17.92%) Jenkins
18 40 (16.67%) Python
19 36 (15.00%) E-Commerce
20 33 (13.75%) Finance
20 33 (13.75%) Appium
21 32 (13.33%) API Testing
22 30 (12.50%) Mobile App
22 30 (12.50%) Apple iOS
22 30 (12.50%) SQL
22 30 (12.50%) Manual Testing
22 30 (12.50%) Open Source
22 30 (12.50%) Automated Testing
23 29 (12.08%) Software Engineering

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 17 (7.08%) WebLogic
2 16 (6.67%) JBoss
3 13 (5.42%) Apache
4 11 (4.58%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (3.75%) Alfresco
6 6 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.83%) Confluence
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.25%) MS Office
2 2 (0.83%) Mingle
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.75%) SaaS
2 3 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.83%) GitHub
3 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.42%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.67%) Internet
3 2 (0.83%) HTTP
3 2 (0.83%) IMAP
3 2 (0.83%) POP3
4 1 (0.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.08%) Big Data
1 17 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.25%) MySQL
3 6 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.67%) HBase
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 180 (75.00%) Selenium
2 168 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 62 (25.83%) SpecFlow
4 59 (24.58%) WebDriver
5 43 (17.92%) Jenkins
6 33 (13.75%) Appium
7 28 (11.67%) JIRA
7 28 (11.67%) Maven
7 28 (11.67%) SoapUI
8 22 (9.17%) Git (software)
9 20 (8.33%) JUnit
10 19 (7.92%) TeamCity
11 15 (6.25%) Artifactory
11 15 (6.25%) Calabash
12 14 (5.83%) PhantomJS
13 12 (5.00%) TestNG
14 10 (4.17%) FitNesse
14 10 (4.17%) NUnit
15 9 (3.75%) JMeter
15 9 (3.75%) RSpec
General
1 33 (13.75%) Finance
2 21 (8.75%) Banking
3 12 (5.00%) Legal
3 12 (5.00%) Marketing
4 8 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.50%) Advertising
6 4 (1.67%) Front Office
6 4 (1.67%) Retail
7 3 (1.25%) Law
8 2 (0.83%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (16.67%) Developer
1 40 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 39 (16.25%) Tester
3 36 (15.00%) Test Engineer
4 25 (10.42%) Java Developer
4 25 (10.42%) QA Leader
5 22 (9.17%) Automation Tester
6 21 (8.75%) Test Leader
7 20 (8.33%) Ruby Automation Tester
8 16 (6.67%) Analyst
8 16 (6.67%) Developer in Test
9 14 (5.83%) QA Tester
9 14 (5.83%) Senior QA Engineer
10 12 (5.00%) Ruby Engineer
10 12 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 12 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
10 12 (5.00%) Test Manager
11 11 (4.58%) Automation Test Lead
11 11 (4.58%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.58%) Web Services
2 29 (12.08%) .NET
3 27 (11.25%) JSON
4 26 (10.83%) HTML
5 24 (10.00%) CSS
5 24 (10.00%) Spring
6 23 (9.58%) AngularJS
7 20 (8.33%) REST
7 20 (8.33%) XML
8 19 (7.92%) jQuery
9 18 (7.50%) Spring Security
10 17 (7.08%) RESTful
10 17 (7.08%) XHTML
11 16 (6.67%) ASP.NET
11 16 (6.67%) SOAP
12 15 (6.25%) React
13 14 (5.83%) Hibernate
14 12 (5.00%) Backbone.js
14 12 (5.00%) Handlebars
15 6 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 27 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.75%) User Experience
4 7 (2.92%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.92%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.92%) Online Banking
5 6 (2.50%) Blog
5 6 (2.50%) Data Extraction
5 6 (2.50%) Fintech
6 4 (1.67%) Contract for Difference
6 4 (1.67%) Derivative
6 4 (1.67%) Equities
6 4 (1.67%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.67%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (0.83%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.83%) iPad
7 2 (0.83%) iPhone
8 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 27 (11.25%) Android
3 20 (8.33%) Linux
4 6 (2.50%) Windows
5 2 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (82.08%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (60.83%) BDD
3 97 (40.42%) Scrum
4 94 (39.17%) TDD
5 78 (32.50%) Test Automation
6 55 (22.92%) Automation Testing
7 52 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 32 (13.33%) API Testing
10 30 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 30 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 30 (12.50%) Open Source
11 29 (12.08%) Software Engineering
12 28 (11.67%) OO
13 27 (11.25%) Test Scripting
13 27 (11.25%) User Stories
14 26 (10.83%) SDLC
14 26 (10.83%) SOA
15 25 (10.42%) Test Strategy
16 24 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (41.25%) Java
2 73 (30.42%) C#
3 65 (27.08%) Ruby
4 52 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 40 (16.67%) Python
6 30 (12.50%) SQL
7 13 (5.42%) C
7 13 (5.42%) C++
8 11 (4.58%) VB.NET
9 10 (4.17%) Groovy
10 9 (3.75%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.50%) Perl
12 5 (2.08%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.08%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.67%) PHP
14 3 (1.25%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.25%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.42%) Korn
16 1 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.42%) Degree
3 6 (2.50%) ISEB
3 6 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (66.67%) QA
2 20 (8.33%) SDET
3 1 (0.42%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (1.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Kibana
1 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.83%) Google
3 10 (4.17%) MEDITECH
4 8 (3.33%) Oracle
5 5 (2.08%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.42%) hybris
7 1 (0.42%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.42%) New Relic
7 1 (0.42%) Solace
7 1 (0.42%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.42%) Virgin Media
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