The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £36,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+21.37% -17.61%
Gherkin
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
315 259 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 51.30% 47.26% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 271 244 220
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%