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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.64% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -29.80%
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
320 190 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.92% 41.04% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 282 168 265
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
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

Gherkin
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (40.00%) JMeter
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago