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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank 61 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 14 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.98% - 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% - 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
293 293 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 41.50% 39.22% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 267 258 152
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (76.67%) Visual Studio
3 23 (76.67%) HP UFT
4 17 (56.67%) Selenium
5 12 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 12 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 12 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 12 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Android
6 7 (23.33%) iPhone
6 7 (23.33%) Test Management
6 7 (23.33%) ISEB
7 6 (20.00%) Load Testing
8 5 (16.67%) JIRA
8 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
9 4 (13.33%) BDD
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.33%) .NET
10 2 (6.67%) Java
10 2 (6.67%) Web Services
10 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
10 2 (6.67%) SDLC
11 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
11 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 30 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 23 (76.67%) Visual Studio
2 23 (76.67%) HP UFT
3 17 (56.67%) Selenium
4 5 (16.67%) JIRA
5 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Test Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Test Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Software Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 12 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 12 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Test Management
4 6 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Usability Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Google
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