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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
262 241 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.81% 42.50% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 234 216 259
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,303 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%