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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 524 544 542
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 117 129 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.76% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 100 105 128
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
16120 17020 20024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.28% 37.97% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14238 14673 17223
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,288 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 June 2016.

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 24 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
City of London +52 18 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Hammersmith - 4 £40,000 -
Docklands, London +19 3 £57,500 -36.11%
Teddington - 1 £33,000 -
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 196 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (65.08%) Selenium
3 156 (61.90%) Cucumber
4 149 (59.13%) QA
5 140 (55.56%) BDD
6 99 (39.29%) Scrum
7 95 (37.70%) TDD
8 93 (36.90%) Test Automation
9 89 (35.32%) Java
10 75 (29.76%) C#
11 74 (29.37%) SpecFlow
12 61 (24.21%) Finance
12 61 (24.21%) Python
13 56 (22.22%) Ruby
14 55 (21.83%) Git (software)
14 55 (21.83%) WebDriver
15 51 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (19.05%) Linux
17 45 (17.86%) Jenkins
18 43 (17.06%) SQL
19 42 (16.67%) Automated Testing
19 42 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
20 41 (16.27%) Mentoring
21 40 (15.87%) Degree
22 39 (15.48%) Test Scripting
23 37 (14.68%) Automation Testing
24 34 (13.49%) Games
24 34 (13.49%) AngularJS
25 33 (13.10%) Functional Testing
25 33 (13.10%) .NET

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 25 (9.92%) Apache
2 7 (2.78%) Confluence
3 4 (1.59%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Mingle
2 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.38%) GitHub
3 3 (1.19%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.57%) HTTP
1 9 (3.57%) SSH
2 8 (3.17%) Internet
3 7 (2.78%) Broadband
4 3 (1.19%) Skype
5 1 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.30%) MySQL
2 24 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (9.13%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.38%) Big Data
6 5 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.98%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.19%) Mixpanel
8 2 (0.79%) DB2
8 2 (0.79%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 164 (65.08%) Selenium
2 156 (61.90%) Cucumber
3 74 (29.37%) SpecFlow
4 55 (21.83%) Git (software)
4 55 (21.83%) WebDriver
5 45 (17.86%) Jenkins
6 32 (12.70%) Appium
7 28 (11.11%) JIRA
8 26 (10.32%) Jasmine
8 26 (10.32%) Karma Test Runner
9 24 (9.52%) WATIR
10 20 (7.94%) JMeter
11 15 (5.95%) NUnit
12 14 (5.56%) SoapUI
12 14 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (4.76%) LoadRunner
13 12 (4.76%) TeamCity
14 10 (3.97%) JUnit
15 9 (3.57%) Subversion
15 9 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (24.21%) Finance
2 34 (13.49%) Games
3 26 (10.32%) Retail
4 16 (6.35%) Banking
5 14 (5.56%) Marketing
6 13 (5.16%) Publishing
7 5 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.59%) Law
9 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.79%) Front Office
11 1 (0.40%) Back Office
11 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (25.40%) Developer
2 52 (20.63%) Analyst
3 44 (17.46%) QA Engineer
4 42 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 36 (14.29%) Tester
6 28 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
7 25 (9.92%) Python Developer
8 24 (9.52%) Developer in Test
8 24 (9.52%) QA Automation Engineer
9 23 (9.13%) Automation Tester
9 23 (9.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 20 (7.94%) QA Analyst
10 20 (7.94%) Test Engineer
11 17 (6.75%) Senior QA Engineer
11 17 (6.75%) Software Developer
12 16 (6.35%) Test Manager
13 15 (5.95%) Automation Engineer
13 15 (5.95%) Java Developer
13 15 (5.95%) QA Test Analyst
14 12 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.49%) AngularJS
2 33 (13.10%) .NET
3 31 (12.30%) Web Services
4 28 (11.11%) jQuery
5 26 (10.32%) Django
6 25 (9.92%) LAMP
7 23 (9.13%) LAPP Stack
8 20 (7.94%) ASP.NET
9 15 (5.95%) JSON
10 14 (5.56%) REST
11 13 (5.16%) XML
12 12 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (3.97%) Behat
13 10 (3.97%) HTML
13 10 (3.97%) RESTful
14 9 (3.57%) JMS
15 8 (3.17%) CSS
16 7 (2.78%) WCF
17 6 (2.38%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.95%) User Experience
4 14 (5.56%) Fintech
5 11 (4.37%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.78%) iPad
7 6 (2.38%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.59%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.59%) NHS
9 3 (1.19%) Blog
9 3 (1.19%) Ergonomics
9 3 (1.19%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.19%) Wiki
10 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.79%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.05%) Linux
2 27 (10.71%) Windows
3 21 (8.33%) Unix
4 17 (6.75%) Apple iOS
5 16 (6.35%) Android
6 7 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (55.56%) BDD
3 99 (39.29%) Scrum
4 95 (37.70%) TDD
5 93 (36.90%) Test Automation
6 51 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 41 (16.27%) Mentoring
9 39 (15.48%) Test Scripting
10 37 (14.68%) Automation Testing
11 33 (13.10%) Functional Testing
12 31 (12.30%) Manual Testing
12 31 (12.30%) Software Testing
12 31 (12.30%) User Stories
13 27 (10.71%) OO
14 26 (10.32%) Kanban
15 23 (9.13%) E-Commerce
15 23 (9.13%) Test Strategy
16 22 (8.73%) QA Automation
17 21 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (35.32%) Java
2 75 (29.76%) C#
3 61 (24.21%) Python
4 56 (22.22%) Ruby
5 43 (17.06%) SQL
6 24 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.37%) Groovy
8 10 (3.97%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.78%) PHP
10 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.59%) VB
10 4 (1.59%) VB6
11 3 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.79%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.40%) F#
13 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (15.87%) Degree
2 29 (11.51%) ISEB
3 11 (4.37%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (59.13%) QA
2 20 (7.94%) SDET
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.78%) Apple
3 5 (1.98%) Oracle
4 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.19%) Google
5 3 (1.19%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.79%) hybris
6 2 (0.79%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.40%) Rally
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) Zend
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