Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 140 127
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 4 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.21% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.70% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
East Sussex median annual salary £77,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.92% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £40,425 £27,850 £24,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £40,750 £40,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +22.67% -11.76%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 953 1,282 1,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 48.85% 57.21% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1,095 943
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Gherkin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in East Sussex

Gherkin
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Gherkin in East Sussex

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in East Sussex

Gherkin
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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
Hove - 3 £77,000 -
Brighton +1 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Gherkin
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA