The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 489 523 535
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +12
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 150 118 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.81% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 120 108 106
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Gherkin
England

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
15918 14633 17510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.76% 35.75% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13946 12516 14616
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in London

Gherkin
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +74 31 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Isleworth - 4 £50,000 - 1
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 240 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (67.38%) BDD
3 185 (65.60%) QA
4 183 (64.89%) Selenium
5 182 (64.54%) Cucumber
6 155 (54.96%) Test Automation
7 125 (44.33%) C#
8 122 (43.26%) TDD
9 113 (40.07%) Java
10 110 (39.01%) SpecFlow
11 100 (35.46%) Scrum
12 95 (33.69%) WebDriver
13 81 (28.72%) Test Scripting
14 73 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
15 68 (24.11%) .NET
16 67 (23.76%) Web Services
17 64 (22.70%) SQL
18 62 (21.99%) Git (software)
19 60 (21.28%) Automated Testing
20 59 (20.92%) Microsoft
21 58 (20.57%) Jenkins
22 57 (20.21%) Software Testing
23 56 (19.86%) Team Foundation Server
24 55 (19.50%) JavaScript
25 54 (19.15%) Finance
26 49 (17.38%) Python
26 49 (17.38%) SDLC
27 48 (17.02%) Windows
27 48 (17.02%) Test Management
27 48 (17.02%) Ruby

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 35 (12.41%) Apache
2 8 (2.84%) Node.js
3 4 (1.42%) Confluence
4 3 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.26%) GitHub
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.42%) Broadband
2 3 (1.06%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.71%) HTTP
3 2 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
4 1 (0.35%) DSL
4 1 (0.35%) SSH
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.41%) MySQL
2 34 (12.06%) Amazon Redshift
2 34 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (6.74%) DB2
3 19 (6.74%) DbVisualizer
4 8 (2.84%) Big Data
5 4 (1.42%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 183 (64.89%) Selenium
2 182 (64.54%) Cucumber
3 110 (39.01%) SpecFlow
4 95 (33.69%) WebDriver
5 62 (21.99%) Git (software)
6 58 (20.57%) Jenkins
7 56 (19.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (17.02%) JIRA
9 38 (13.48%) SoapUI
10 36 (12.77%) FitNesse
11 34 (12.06%) Jasmine
11 34 (12.06%) Karma Test Runner
12 29 (10.28%) WATIR
13 25 (8.87%) Appium
14 18 (6.38%) Maven
14 18 (6.38%) Visual Studio
15 17 (6.03%) JBehave
16 16 (5.67%) NUnit
17 15 (5.32%) JMeter
18 12 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 54 (19.15%) Finance
2 35 (12.41%) Games
3 25 (8.87%) Retail
4 13 (4.61%) Publishing
5 10 (3.55%) Front Office
6 8 (2.84%) Advertising
6 8 (2.84%) Back Office
6 8 (2.84%) Banking
6 8 (2.84%) Law
7 6 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.77%) Marketing
9 3 (1.06%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (26.95%) Analyst
2 56 (19.86%) Developer
3 54 (19.15%) Test Analyst
4 47 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 47 (16.67%) Tester
5 40 (14.18%) Automation Tester
6 36 (12.77%) Automation Analyst
6 36 (12.77%) QA Engineer
7 35 (12.41%) Senior Analyst
8 33 (11.70%) Automation Engineer
9 32 (11.35%) Automation Test Analyst
10 28 (9.93%) Senior QA Analyst
11 27 (9.57%) QA Test Analyst
12 25 (8.87%) Python Developer
12 25 (8.87%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 25 (8.87%) Web Tester
13 22 (7.80%) Selenium Tester
14 21 (7.45%) Developer in Test
15 20 (7.09%) Senior Test Analyst
15 20 (7.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (24.11%) .NET
2 67 (23.76%) Web Services
3 46 (16.31%) jQuery
4 43 (15.25%) HTML
5 42 (14.89%) AngularJS
6 34 (12.06%) Django
7 32 (11.35%) SOAP
8 30 (10.64%) ASP.NET
8 30 (10.64%) CSS
9 29 (10.28%) XML
10 23 (8.16%) LAMP
11 22 (7.80%) LAPP Stack
11 22 (7.80%) RESTful
12 19 (6.74%) Behat
12 19 (6.74%) J2EE
13 16 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (5.67%) REST
14 13 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (4.61%) Unity DI Container
14 13 (4.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.60%) Client/Server
2 33 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (6.74%) Derivative
4 19 (6.74%) Equities
4 19 (6.74%) Fixed Income
5 16 (5.67%) iPad
6 13 (4.61%) Mobile App
7 12 (4.26%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.55%) Blog
8 10 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (2.84%) Contract for Difference
9 8 (2.84%) Fintech
10 7 (2.48%) User Experience
11 6 (2.13%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.42%) Online Games
13 3 (1.06%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.06%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.06%) Tandem
14 2 (0.71%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.02%) Windows
2 31 (10.99%) Linux
3 29 (10.28%) Unix
4 16 (5.67%) Android
5 11 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (67.38%) BDD
3 155 (54.96%) Test Automation
4 122 (43.26%) TDD
5 100 (35.46%) Scrum
6 81 (28.72%) Test Scripting
7 73 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (21.28%) Automated Testing
9 57 (20.21%) Software Testing
10 49 (17.38%) SDLC
11 48 (17.02%) Test Management
12 43 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 39 (13.83%) Mentoring
14 36 (12.77%) E-Commerce
14 36 (12.77%) OO
15 32 (11.35%) Manual Testing
16 28 (9.93%) Requirements Analysis
16 28 (9.93%) User Stories
17 27 (9.57%) System Testing
18 26 (9.22%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (44.33%) C#
2 113 (40.07%) Java
3 64 (22.70%) SQL
4 55 (19.50%) JavaScript
5 49 (17.38%) Python
6 48 (17.02%) Ruby
7 15 (5.32%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.96%) Groovy
9 11 (3.90%) PHP
10 6 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.13%) Scala
11 3 (1.06%) VB
11 3 (1.06%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.06%) VB6
12 2 (0.71%) C++
12 2 (0.71%) F#
13 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (14.89%) ISEB
2 36 (12.77%) ISTQB
3 27 (9.57%) Degree
4 26 (9.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.71%) PMP
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (65.60%) QA
2 21 (7.45%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (12.41%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.55%) Puppet
3 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 59 (20.92%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.74%) hybris
3 6 (2.13%) Atlassian
3 6 (2.13%) VMware
4 3 (1.06%) Zend
5 2 (0.71%) Facebook
5 2 (0.71%) Google
6 1 (0.35%) Capita
6 1 (0.35%) HP
6 1 (0.35%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle
6 1 (0.35%) Rally
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