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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank 507 465 522
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +57
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 100 191 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.42% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 1.03% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 92 160 66
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.77%
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
15649 18552 17834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.55% 40.50% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13289 15575 15536
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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 +1 17 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Hammersmith - 2 £32,500 -
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 190 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (62.68%) TDD
2 131 (62.68%) Cucumber
3 128 (61.24%) QA
4 121 (57.89%) BDD
5 108 (51.67%) Scrum
6 80 (38.28%) Selenium
7 77 (36.84%) Git (software)
8 75 (35.89%) Test Automation
9 63 (30.14%) Ruby
10 62 (29.67%) MySQL
11 60 (28.71%) Open Source
12 57 (27.27%) Python
13 56 (26.79%) PostgreSQL
14 53 (25.36%) Linux
14 53 (25.36%) jQuery
15 52 (24.88%) Java
16 49 (23.44%) Apache
16 49 (23.44%) Opscode Chef
17 48 (22.97%) Web Services
18 47 (22.49%) Continuous Integration
19 46 (22.01%) HTML
19 46 (22.01%) JavaScript
19 46 (22.01%) Mentoring
20 45 (21.53%) Django
20 45 (21.53%) Karma Test Runner
20 45 (21.53%) Amazon Redshift
21 44 (21.05%) E-Commerce
22 43 (20.57%) CSS
23 42 (20.10%) XML

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 49 (23.44%) Apache
2 8 (3.83%) Confluence
3 7 (3.35%) Node.js
4 4 (1.91%) CMS
5 3 (1.44%) WordPress
6 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.48%) Internet
2 9 (4.31%) HTTP
3 8 (3.83%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.91%) DNS
4 4 (1.91%) DSL
5 2 (0.96%) SMTP
6 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (29.67%) MySQL
2 56 (26.79%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (21.53%) Amazon Redshift
4 15 (7.18%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.31%) Hadoop
6 9 (4.31%) Big Data
7 4 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 131 (62.68%) Cucumber
2 80 (38.28%) Selenium
3 77 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 45 (21.53%) Karma Test Runner
5 39 (18.66%) RSpec
6 32 (15.31%) WebDriver
6 32 (15.31%) SpecFlow
7 28 (13.40%) QuickTest Pro
8 26 (12.44%) Jenkins
9 22 (10.53%) Subversion
10 21 (10.05%) Jasmine
10 21 (10.05%) Calabash
11 19 (9.09%) JMeter
11 19 (9.09%) NUnit
12 15 (7.18%) Firebug
12 15 (7.18%) Fiddler
13 14 (6.70%) Capybara
13 14 (6.70%) TeamCity
14 13 (6.22%) WATIR
15 11 (5.26%) FitNesse
General
1 40 (19.14%) Games
2 36 (17.22%) Finance
3 20 (9.57%) Publishing
4 12 (5.74%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.78%) Online Betting
6 7 (3.35%) Retail
7 4 (1.91%) Banking
7 4 (1.91%) Law
8 3 (1.44%) Legal
8 3 (1.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Billing
9 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (34.93%) QA Engineer
2 65 (31.10%) Developer
3 40 (19.14%) Analyst
4 35 (16.75%) Python Developer
5 29 (13.88%) Senior QA Engineer
6 25 (11.96%) Test Analyst
7 22 (10.53%) Lead Developer
8 17 (8.13%) Test Engineer
9 16 (7.66%) Architect
9 16 (7.66%) QA Analyst
9 16 (7.66%) Lead Architect
10 13 (6.22%) Automation Engineer
11 12 (5.74%) Python/Django Developer
11 12 (5.74%) Team Leader
12 11 (5.26%) C# Developer
13 8 (3.83%) Quality Engineer
13 8 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (3.83%) QA Automation Engineer
13 8 (3.83%) Senior Quality Engineer
14 7 (3.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.36%) jQuery
2 48 (22.97%) Web Services
3 46 (22.01%) HTML
4 45 (21.53%) Django
5 43 (20.57%) CSS
6 42 (20.10%) XML
7 37 (17.70%) .NET
8 35 (16.75%) JSON
9 29 (13.88%) RESTful
10 20 (9.57%) SOAP
11 14 (6.70%) WCF
12 13 (6.22%) Ajax
13 12 (5.74%) RabbitMQ
14 11 (5.26%) HTML5
14 11 (5.26%) MSMQ
14 11 (5.26%) ASP.NET
15 10 (4.78%) REST
16 9 (4.31%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.31%) ActiveMQ
17 7 (3.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 60 (28.71%) Open Source
2 27 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.18%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.74%) User Experience
5 11 (5.26%) Online Gambling
6 5 (2.39%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.39%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.91%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.91%) Online Games
7 4 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.91%) Derivative
7 4 (1.91%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.91%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.91%) Equities
7 4 (1.91%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.91%) Social Media
8 3 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.44%) Blog
8 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.96%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.36%) Linux
2 22 (10.53%) UNIX
3 11 (5.26%) Windows
4 7 (3.35%) Android
4 7 (3.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.91%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (62.68%) TDD
3 121 (57.89%) BDD
4 108 (51.67%) Scrum
5 75 (35.89%) Test Automation
6 47 (22.49%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (22.01%) Mentoring
8 44 (21.05%) E-Commerce
9 41 (19.62%) Automated Testing
9 41 (19.62%) User Stories
10 40 (19.14%) Test Scripting
11 33 (15.79%) Manual Testing
12 32 (15.31%) Integration Testing
13 31 (14.83%) Performance Testing
14 30 (14.35%) Kanban
15 26 (12.44%) Regression Testing
16 23 (11.00%) OO
16 23 (11.00%) OOP
17 18 (8.61%) B2C
17 18 (8.61%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.14%) Ruby
2 57 (27.27%) Python
3 52 (24.88%) Java
4 46 (22.01%) JavaScript
5 41 (19.62%) C#
6 40 (19.14%) SQL
7 22 (10.53%) Scala
8 14 (6.70%) T-SQL
8 14 (6.70%) Groovy
9 8 (3.83%) PHP
10 6 (2.87%) Perl
11 4 (1.91%) C++
12 2 (0.96%) VB
12 2 (0.96%) VBA
12 2 (0.96%) C
12 2 (0.96%) VB6
12 2 (0.96%) F#
13 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (12.44%) Degree
2 12 (5.74%) ISEB
3 7 (3.35%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (61.24%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 49 (23.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.91%) Ansible
2 4 (1.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (10.05%) Google
1 21 (10.05%) Facebook
2 16 (7.66%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.83%) Oracle
4 3 (1.44%) Cognos
4 3 (1.44%) Capita
5 2 (0.96%) Atlassian
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Conspicuous
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits 10%
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago