The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+18.66% -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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 332 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 49.62% 45.36% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 344 298 270
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%