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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 476 531 585
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +54
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 161 78 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.18% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 0.45% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 132 62 26
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +6.59%
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 £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18462 17326 20905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.60% 39.14% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15876 14841 18581
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 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +7 23 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 238 (64.67%) Cucumber
2 219 (59.51%) BDD
3 206 (55.98%) Selenium
4 175 (47.55%) TDD
5 168 (45.65%) QA
6 162 (44.02%) Scrum
7 161 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 146 (39.67%) C#
9 130 (35.33%) .NET
10 125 (33.97%) SpecFlow
11 124 (33.70%) Java
12 113 (30.71%) Web Services
13 101 (27.45%) HTML
14 100 (27.17%) Automated Testing
15 99 (26.90%) JavaScript
16 98 (26.63%) jQuery
17 96 (26.09%) E-Commerce
18 90 (24.46%) Test Automation
19 89 (24.18%) Open Source
20 87 (23.64%) MVC
21 85 (23.10%) Continuous Integration
22 81 (22.01%) Unit Testing
22 81 (22.01%) RESTful
23 80 (21.74%) Ruby
24 78 (21.20%) CSS
25 75 (20.38%) SOAP
26 71 (19.29%) SQL
26 71 (19.29%) Git (software)
27 70 (19.02%) WCF
28 69 (18.75%) Test Scripting

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (7.61%) CMS
2 26 (7.07%) Apache
2 26 (7.07%) Alfresco
3 18 (4.89%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.63%) Node.js
5 5 (1.36%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.36%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) GitHub
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.68%) Internet
2 5 (1.36%) HTTP
3 3 (0.82%) Wireless
3 3 (0.82%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.27%) DSL
4 1 (0.27%) DAB
4 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.87%) MySQL
3 31 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (4.89%) Amazon Redshift
6 15 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (4.08%) CouchDB
7 14 (3.80%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.72%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.72%) Big Data
9 6 (1.63%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 238 (64.67%) Cucumber
2 206 (55.98%) Selenium
3 125 (33.97%) SpecFlow
4 71 (19.29%) Git (software)
5 68 (18.48%) Jenkins
6 66 (17.93%) WebDriver
7 48 (13.04%) Maven
8 46 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
9 45 (12.23%) TeamCity
10 44 (11.96%) NUnit
11 35 (9.51%) JMeter
12 34 (9.24%) JUnit
13 31 (8.42%) Visual Studio
14 30 (8.15%) SoapUI
15 29 (7.88%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (7.61%) MSTest
16 28 (7.61%) Calabash
17 27 (7.34%) Hudson
18 26 (7.07%) Moq
19 25 (6.79%) Subversion
General
1 69 (18.75%) Finance
2 29 (7.88%) Games
3 17 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 15 (4.08%) Retail
5 11 (2.99%) Banking
6 10 (2.72%) Publishing
7 6 (1.63%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.36%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 168 (45.65%) Developer
2 62 (16.85%) QA Engineer
3 51 (13.86%) Senior Developer
4 41 (11.14%) Analyst
5 40 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 37 (10.05%) C# Developer
7 35 (9.51%) .NET Developer
8 30 (8.15%) Test Analyst
8 30 (8.15%) Tester
9 28 (7.61%) Automation Engineer
10 26 (7.07%) Test Engineer
11 24 (6.52%) QA Automation Engineer
11 24 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
12 23 (6.25%) Python Developer
13 21 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
15 16 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
15 16 (4.35%) Technical Team Leader
15 16 (4.35%) Team Leader
16 15 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (35.33%) .NET
2 113 (30.71%) Web Services
3 101 (27.45%) HTML
4 98 (26.63%) jQuery
5 81 (22.01%) RESTful
6 78 (21.20%) CSS
7 75 (20.38%) SOAP
8 70 (19.02%) WCF
9 66 (17.93%) HTML5
10 61 (16.58%) ASP.NET
11 60 (16.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (14.13%) Ajax
13 47 (12.77%) CSS3
14 45 (12.23%) .NET Framework
15 43 (11.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 43 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 41 (11.14%) REST
17 40 (10.87%) JSON
18 33 (8.97%) Spring
19 29 (7.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (24.18%) Open Source
2 30 (8.15%) Mobile App
3 19 (5.16%) Blog
4 18 (4.89%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (3.80%) Blackberry
6 12 (3.26%) Online Gambling
7 10 (2.72%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.36%) EPoS
10 4 (1.09%) Social Network
11 2 (0.54%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.54%) iPad
12 1 (0.27%) NHS
12 1 (0.27%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.27%) Online Games
12 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.93%) Linux
2 40 (10.87%) Android
3 39 (10.60%) Apple iOS
4 38 (10.33%) Windows
5 26 (7.07%) UNIX
6 9 (2.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (59.51%) BDD
2 175 (47.55%) TDD
3 162 (44.02%) Scrum
4 161 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (27.17%) Automated Testing
6 96 (26.09%) E-Commerce
7 90 (24.46%) Test Automation
8 87 (23.64%) MVC
9 85 (23.10%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (22.01%) Unit Testing
11 69 (18.75%) Test Scripting
12 64 (17.39%) Kanban
13 63 (17.12%) User Stories
14 57 (15.49%) OO
15 48 (13.04%) Software Engineering
16 46 (12.50%) OOP
17 45 (12.23%) Performance Testing
17 45 (12.23%) Test Strategy
18 43 (11.68%) Dependency Injection
19 42 (11.41%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (39.67%) C#
2 124 (33.70%) Java
3 99 (26.90%) JavaScript
4 80 (21.74%) Ruby
5 71 (19.29%) SQL
6 53 (14.40%) T-SQL
7 48 (13.04%) Python
8 30 (8.15%) PHP
9 14 (3.80%) ActionScript 3.0
9 14 (3.80%) ActionScript
9 14 (3.80%) CoffeeScript
10 12 (3.26%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.99%) Scala
11 11 (2.99%) Groovy
12 9 (2.45%) XPath
13 8 (2.17%) C++
14 4 (1.09%) Clojure
15 2 (0.54%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.54%) C
15 2 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (15.22%) Degree
2 14 (3.80%) MBA
3 5 (1.36%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.82%) ISEB
4 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (45.65%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) Basel III
System Software
1 5 (1.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (7.07%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (7.88%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.07%) JBoss
3 18 (4.89%) Facebook
4 16 (4.35%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.36%) Perforce
6 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5500 + 10%bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St James Park, London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: Circa £45,000
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus + 10 % pension + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago