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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank - 57 64
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.74% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.47% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -15.78%
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
293 162 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.22% 30.06% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 258 151 226
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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