The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 486 524 589
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +65
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 161 78 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.18% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 131 63 22
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -15.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18689 17425 21066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.66% 39.33% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16063 14932 18755
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Gherkin
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +6 23 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 244 (65.07%) Cucumber
2 227 (60.53%) BDD
3 206 (54.93%) Selenium
4 180 (48.00%) TDD
5 171 (45.60%) Scrum
6 170 (45.33%) QA
7 161 (42.93%) Agile Software Development
8 151 (40.27%) C#
9 135 (36.00%) .NET
10 133 (35.47%) SpecFlow
11 128 (34.13%) Java
12 114 (30.40%) Web Services
13 104 (27.73%) HTML
14 101 (26.93%) E-Commerce
14 101 (26.93%) Automated Testing
15 99 (26.40%) JavaScript
16 97 (25.87%) jQuery
17 93 (24.80%) Test Automation
18 89 (23.73%) Open Source
18 89 (23.73%) MVC
19 87 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
20 83 (22.13%) Unit Testing
20 83 (22.13%) RESTful
21 82 (21.87%) Ruby
22 81 (21.60%) CSS
23 76 (20.27%) SOAP
24 75 (20.00%) Finance
25 74 (19.73%) WCF
26 71 (18.93%) SQL
27 70 (18.67%) Git (software)

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 28 (7.47%) CMS
2 27 (7.20%) Alfresco
3 23 (6.13%) Apache
4 18 (4.80%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.60%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.33%) Node.js
7 3 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.53%) GitHub
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.47%) Internet
2 5 (1.33%) HTTP
3 3 (0.80%) Wireless
3 3 (0.80%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) DSL
4 1 (0.27%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.87%) MySQL
3 29 (7.73%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.27%) Amazon Redshift
6 15 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 15 (4.00%) CouchDB
7 11 (2.93%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.67%) Big Data
9 6 (1.60%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 244 (65.07%) Cucumber
2 206 (54.93%) Selenium
3 133 (35.47%) SpecFlow
4 70 (18.67%) Git (software)
4 70 (18.67%) Jenkins
5 65 (17.33%) WebDriver
6 50 (13.33%) Maven
7 48 (12.80%) TeamCity
8 47 (12.53%) QuickTest Pro
9 46 (12.27%) NUnit
10 36 (9.60%) JMeter
11 35 (9.33%) JUnit
12 31 (8.27%) Visual Studio
13 30 (8.00%) SoapUI
13 30 (8.00%) Calabash
14 29 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
15 28 (7.47%) MSTest
15 28 (7.47%) Moq
16 27 (7.20%) Hudson
17 25 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 75 (20.00%) Finance
2 30 (8.00%) Games
3 18 (4.80%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.27%) Banking
5 15 (4.00%) Retail
6 10 (2.67%) Publishing
7 9 (2.40%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.33%) Law
9 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 172 (45.87%) Developer
2 61 (16.27%) QA Engineer
3 53 (14.13%) Senior Developer
4 41 (10.93%) Analyst
4 41 (10.93%) Java Developer
5 38 (10.13%) C# Developer
6 37 (9.87%) .NET Developer
7 32 (8.53%) Tester
8 28 (7.47%) Test Analyst
8 28 (7.47%) Automation Engineer
9 25 (6.67%) Test Engineer
9 25 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (6.40%) QA Automation Engineer
11 21 (5.60%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (5.33%) Python Developer
13 17 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (4.27%) Team Leader
14 16 (4.27%) Technical Team Leader
14 16 (4.27%) Java Team Leader
15 15 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (36.00%) .NET
2 114 (30.40%) Web Services
3 104 (27.73%) HTML
4 97 (25.87%) jQuery
5 83 (22.13%) RESTful
6 81 (21.60%) CSS
7 76 (20.27%) SOAP
8 74 (19.73%) WCF
9 67 (17.87%) HTML5
10 63 (16.80%) ASP.NET
11 62 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (13.87%) Ajax
13 48 (12.80%) CSS3
14 46 (12.27%) .NET Framework
15 44 (11.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 44 (11.73%) ASP.NET Web API
16 41 (10.93%) JSON
17 40 (10.67%) REST
18 35 (9.33%) Spring
19 30 (8.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 89 (23.73%) Open Source
2 30 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.33%) Blog
4 19 (5.07%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (3.20%) Online Gambling
5 12 (3.20%) Blackberry
6 9 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.33%) EPoS
9 3 (0.80%) Social Network
10 2 (0.53%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.53%) iPad
11 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.27%) Online Games
11 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.27%) NHS
11 1 (0.27%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 68 (18.13%) Linux
2 40 (10.67%) Android
3 39 (10.40%) Apple iOS
4 35 (9.33%) Windows
5 27 (7.20%) UNIX
6 7 (1.87%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (60.53%) BDD
2 180 (48.00%) TDD
3 171 (45.60%) Scrum
4 161 (42.93%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (26.93%) Automated Testing
5 101 (26.93%) E-Commerce
6 93 (24.80%) Test Automation
7 89 (23.73%) MVC
8 87 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (22.13%) Unit Testing
10 69 (18.40%) Test Scripting
11 65 (17.33%) Kanban
11 65 (17.33%) User Stories
12 60 (16.00%) OO
13 50 (13.33%) Software Engineering
14 48 (12.80%) Test Strategy
15 47 (12.53%) OOP
16 46 (12.27%) Performance Testing
17 44 (11.73%) Dependency Injection
18 41 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 151 (40.27%) C#
2 128 (34.13%) Java
3 99 (26.40%) JavaScript
4 82 (21.87%) Ruby
5 71 (18.93%) SQL
6 52 (13.87%) T-SQL
7 46 (12.27%) Python
8 29 (7.73%) PHP
9 14 (3.73%) ActionScript
9 14 (3.73%) ActionScript 3.0
9 14 (3.73%) CoffeeScript
10 12 (3.20%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.93%) Scala
12 10 (2.67%) Groovy
13 9 (2.40%) C++
14 7 (1.87%) XPath
15 4 (1.07%) Clojure
16 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.53%) Perl
16 2 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (14.40%) Degree
2 14 (3.73%) MBA
3 5 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.80%) ISEB
4 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (45.33%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (1.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (6.13%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.20%) JBoss
3 19 (5.07%) Facebook
4 16 (4.27%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.60%) Perforce
6 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Fraser Munro IT Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
St James Park, London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Circa £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10 % pension + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago