The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Gherkin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 156 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 24 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.95% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 0
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Gherkin is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1032 1066 1387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 40.77% 36.35% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 885 890 1114
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Gherkin as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Leeds

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Leeds

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 43 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (93.48%) Test Automation
2 42 (91.30%) BDD
2 42 (91.30%) TDD
3 39 (84.78%) Selenium
4 38 (82.61%) Cucumber
5 37 (80.43%) C#
6 36 (78.26%) Java
7 34 (73.91%) Jenkins
7 34 (73.91%) SDLC
8 31 (67.39%) Test Scripting
9 28 (60.87%) WebDriver
9 28 (60.87%) Configuration Management
9 28 (60.87%) System Integration Testing
10 25 (54.35%) GitHub
11 10 (21.74%) Scrum
11 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
11 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (19.57%) JMeter
13 8 (17.39%) Python
13 8 (17.39%) SpecFlow
14 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
14 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
14 7 (15.22%) Performance Testing
14 7 (15.22%) Web Services
15 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
15 6 (13.04%) Ruby
15 6 (13.04%) Kanban
16 5 (10.87%) Jetty
16 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (10.87%) JBoss
1 5 (10.87%) Jetty
1 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
1 5 (10.87%) Tornado
1 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (54.35%) GitHub
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) AMQP
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (10.87%) Couchbase
3 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.87%) Redis
3 5 (10.87%) Riak
Development Applications
1 39 (84.78%) Selenium
2 38 (82.61%) Cucumber
3 34 (73.91%) Jenkins
4 28 (60.87%) WebDriver
5 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
6 9 (19.57%) JMeter
7 8 (17.39%) SpecFlow
8 5 (10.87%) FitNesse
8 5 (10.87%) Gatling
8 5 (10.87%) JBehave
8 5 (10.87%) LoadRunner
8 5 (10.87%) Maven
8 5 (10.87%) Vagrant
9 4 (8.70%) TestComplete
9 4 (8.70%) YouTrack
10 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
10 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
11 2 (4.35%) JIRA
11 2 (4.35%) NUnit
11 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Automation Tester
1 27 (58.70%) Tester
2 25 (54.35%) Senior Automation Tester
2 25 (54.35%) Senior Tester
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) QA Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Web Services
2 5 (10.87%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.87%) Apache Camel
2 5 (10.87%) Flask
2 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
2 5 (10.87%) JMS
2 5 (10.87%) Kafka
2 5 (10.87%) Node.js
2 5 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (10.87%) Spring
2 5 (10.87%) Spring Boot
3 4 (8.70%) JSON
4 2 (4.35%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.35%) Entity Framework
4 2 (4.35%) REST
4 2 (4.35%) SOAP
4 2 (4.35%) WinForms
4 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (93.48%) Test Automation
2 42 (91.30%) BDD
2 42 (91.30%) TDD
3 34 (73.91%) SDLC
4 31 (67.39%) Test Scripting
5 28 (60.87%) Configuration Management
5 28 (60.87%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (21.74%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) Performance Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.04%) Kanban
9 5 (10.87%) DevOps
9 5 (10.87%) DSDM
9 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.87%) RUP
9 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.70%) API Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) C#
2 36 (78.26%) Java
3 8 (17.39%) Python
4 6 (13.04%) Ruby
5 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.87%) SQL
6 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.70%) VBScript
7 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Ansible
1 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Google
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle
1 5 (10.87%) Rackspace
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
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