Period
to 14 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 145 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 - -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 19 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.32% 0.88% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.29% 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 0
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -27.27% -21.43%

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 578 789 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.14% 34.83% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 499 659 637
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +6.49% +6.21%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Gloucestershire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Gloucestershire

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram 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 December 2017. 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
Cirencester - 11 £42,500 -
Cheltenham +14 3 £40,000 -
Gherkin
South West

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

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) JIRA
2 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 17 (89.47%) BDD
3 16 (84.21%) Cucumber
3 16 (84.21%) REST
3 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
3 16 (84.21%) Ruby
3 16 (84.21%) Maven
3 16 (84.21%) Java
3 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 16 (84.21%) SOAP
3 16 (84.21%) XML
3 16 (84.21%) HP
4 15 (78.95%) Linux
4 15 (78.95%) TDD
5 13 (68.42%) Degree
6 12 (63.16%) Selenium
6 12 (63.16%) jQuery
6 12 (63.16%) Groovy
6 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
6 12 (63.16%) SoapUI
6 12 (63.16%) CA Service Virtualization
6 12 (63.16%) CSS
6 12 (63.16%) Python
6 12 (63.16%) Eclipse
6 12 (63.16%) HTTP
6 12 (63.16%) CA
6 12 (63.16%) HP UFT
6 12 (63.16%) Ant

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 11 (57.89%) Apache
1 11 (57.89%) IIS
1 11 (57.89%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) HTTP
2 4 (21.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) JIRA
2 16 (84.21%) Cucumber
2 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
2 16 (84.21%) Maven
3 12 (63.16%) Ant
3 12 (63.16%) Eclipse
3 12 (63.16%) HP UFT
3 12 (63.16%) JUnit
3 12 (63.16%) Selenium
3 12 (63.16%) SoapUI
3 12 (63.16%) Visual Studio
4 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
4 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (21.05%) Vagrant
4 4 (21.05%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Test Automation Manager
1 11 (57.89%) Test Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Java Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) REST
1 16 (84.21%) SOAP
1 16 (84.21%) XML
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) CSS
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) jQuery
3 11 (57.89%) J2EE
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Unix
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) BDD
2 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
3 15 (78.95%) TDD
4 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
5 11 (57.89%) Software Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Kanban
6 6 (31.58%) Scrum
7 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
7 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
8 4 (21.05%) Data Transformation
8 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
8 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Test Management
9 1 (5.26%) Coaching
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
1 16 (84.21%) Ruby
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) C++
2 12 (63.16%) Groovy
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) Python
2 12 (63.16%) VBScript
3 11 (57.89%) Jython
4 4 (21.05%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) HP
2 12 (63.16%) CA
3 5 (26.32%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft