The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank - 67 75
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.53% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.72% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Gherkin
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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
401 232 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.22% 30.65% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 347 219 301
Average salary £35,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.69% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,840 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 South Yorkshire

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

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire