The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
England / Yorkshire
Rank 179 243 241
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -2
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 44 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.84% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 0.48% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 15
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £50,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1992 2497 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.14% 38.94% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1752 2098 2358
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Gherkin as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Yorkshire region.

Gherkin Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Gherkin
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 22 £55,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -5 10 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Gherkin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 47 (94.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (78.00%) BDD
3 38 (76.00%) TDD
4 36 (72.00%) Selenium
5 35 (70.00%) Test Automation
5 35 (70.00%) C#
6 33 (66.00%) Automated Testing
6 33 (66.00%) Cucumber
7 30 (60.00%) Automation Testing
8 28 (56.00%) SDLC
9 26 (52.00%) Java
9 26 (52.00%) WebDriver
10 24 (48.00%) Test Scripting
10 24 (48.00%) Jenkins
11 23 (46.00%) System Integration Testing
11 23 (46.00%) Configuration Management
12 18 (36.00%) GitHub
13 11 (22.00%) JIRA
13 11 (22.00%) SpecFlow
14 9 (18.00%) SoapUI
14 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
14 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
15 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
15 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
15 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
16 7 (14.00%) REST
16 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
16 7 (14.00%) ISTQB
16 7 (14.00%) .NET
16 7 (14.00%) JMeter

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) Confluence
1 5 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (72.00%) Selenium
2 33 (66.00%) Cucumber
3 26 (52.00%) WebDriver
4 24 (48.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (22.00%) JIRA
5 11 (22.00%) SpecFlow
6 9 (18.00%) SoapUI
7 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (14.00%) JMeter
9 6 (12.00%) TestComplete
10 4 (8.00%) NuGet
10 4 (8.00%) Subversion
10 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
10 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
11 3 (6.00%) NUnit
12 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
12 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
12 1 (2.00%) Maven
12 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (2.00%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (10.00%) Banking
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
1 5 (10.00%) Retail
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Tester
2 25 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 20 (40.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 20 (40.00%) Senior Tester
4 17 (34.00%) Analyst
5 16 (32.00%) Test Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
8 5 (10.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (10.00%) Software Tester
8 5 (10.00%) Test Leader
9 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
1 7 (14.00%) REST
2 6 (12.00%) Behat
2 6 (12.00%) JSON
3 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.00%) SOAP
4 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (8.00%) OAuth2
4 4 (8.00%) OpenID
4 4 (8.00%) WCF
4 4 (8.00%) WinForms
4 4 (8.00%) WPF
5 3 (6.00%) XML
6 2 (4.00%) LAMP
6 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Fintech
1 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (6.00%) iPad
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (94.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (78.00%) BDD
3 38 (76.00%) TDD
4 35 (70.00%) Test Automation
5 33 (66.00%) Automated Testing
6 30 (60.00%) Automation Testing
7 28 (56.00%) SDLC
8 24 (48.00%) Test Scripting
9 23 (46.00%) Configuration Management
9 23 (46.00%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
12 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
13 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (10.00%) Test Planning
15 4 (8.00%) API Testing
15 4 (8.00%) Defect Tracking
15 4 (8.00%) DevOps
15 4 (8.00%) Microservices
15 4 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) C#
2 26 (52.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) VBScript
4 5 (10.00%) Python
5 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.00%) VB
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + pension, health, 25 days' + BH, ch
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: £50k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago