Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 115 161
Rank change year-on-year +41 +46 +37
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 1 34 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.15% 1.50% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 4.40% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 36
Median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +27.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £44,875 £41,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £82,500 £53,125
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -30.43% +27.78% -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 266 772 1,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.06% 33.98% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 198 529 996
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,900 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Cambridgeshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Cambridgeshire

Gherkin
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +27 1 £40,000 -30.43%
Gherkin
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire 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