The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 66 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 2 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.33% 2.43% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 5.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 0
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.86%
Gherkin
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
214 318 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.26% 40.66% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 205 271 241
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Sheffield region.

Gherkin Salary Trend in Sheffield

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Gherkin
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center