Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Gherkin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gherkin over the 6 months to 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 108 162
Rank change year-on-year +28 +54 +2
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 1 28 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.12% 1.69% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 4.29% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 21
Median annual salary £40,000 £70,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.86% +55.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £50,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £82,500 £52,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -42.86% +55.56% +12.50%

Gherkin is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 328 653 1,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 39.14% 39.34% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 188 485 903
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,225 £73,750 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +7.95%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Gherkin as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Cambridge

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Cambridge

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Gherkin in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Gherkin in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT jobs citing Gherkin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation