Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 115 123
Rank change year-on-year +26 +8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 9 26 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.96% 1.59% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.49% 5.63% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 10
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 362 462 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.43% 28.33% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 256 366 579
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Gloucestershire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Gloucestershire

Gherkin
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 14 July 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
Cheltenham +6 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Gherkin
South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (77.78%) JBoss
2 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 7 (77.78%) Node.js
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) SSH

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (77.78%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) QA Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Software Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle