Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 223 -
Rank change year-on-year +48 - -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 46 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.94% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 44 3 0
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £39,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.03% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £39,000 -
% change year-on-year +41.03% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1761 1907 3023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.03% 35.40% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1714 2456
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,975 £28,598 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 45 (97.83%) Selenium
1 45 (97.83%) Test Automation
1 45 (97.83%) Cucumber
1 45 (97.83%) BDD
2 44 (95.65%) Jenkins
2 44 (95.65%) Java
3 43 (93.48%) TDD
4 42 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (73.91%) C#
5 34 (73.91%) GitHub
5 34 (73.91%) WebDriver
6 32 (69.57%) Configuration Management
6 32 (69.57%) Test Scripting
7 24 (52.17%) System Integration Testing
7 24 (52.17%) SDLC
8 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
9 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
9 9 (19.57%) SpecFlow
9 9 (19.57%) Vagrant
9 9 (19.57%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (19.57%) Ansible
9 9 (19.57%) Docker
9 9 (19.57%) DevOps
9 9 (19.57%) Ruby
9 9 (19.57%) Python
10 8 (17.39%) JMS
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.39%) JBoss
10 8 (17.39%) RUP
10 8 (17.39%) Tomcat

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 8 (17.39%) JBoss
1 8 (17.39%) Jetty
1 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
1 8 (17.39%) Tornado
1 8 (17.39%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 34 (73.91%) 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 8 (17.39%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (17.39%) Big Data
1 8 (17.39%) Couchbase
1 8 (17.39%) Hadoop
1 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
1 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
1 8 (17.39%) Redis
1 8 (17.39%) Riak
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (97.83%) Cucumber
1 45 (97.83%) Selenium
2 44 (95.65%) Jenkins
3 34 (73.91%) WebDriver
4 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
5 9 (19.57%) SpecFlow
5 9 (19.57%) Vagrant
6 8 (17.39%) FitNesse
6 8 (17.39%) JBehave
6 8 (17.39%) Maven
7 5 (10.87%) Gatling
7 5 (10.87%) JMeter
7 5 (10.87%) LoadRunner
8 2 (4.35%) JIRA
9 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.17%) NUnit
9 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
9 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Automation Tester
1 32 (69.57%) Tester
2 24 (52.17%) Senior Automation Tester
2 24 (52.17%) Senior Tester
3 6 (13.04%) Java Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) ActiveMQ
1 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
1 8 (17.39%) Apache Camel
1 8 (17.39%) Flask
1 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
1 8 (17.39%) JMS
1 8 (17.39%) Kafka
1 8 (17.39%) Node.js
1 8 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
1 8 (17.39%) Spring
1 8 (17.39%) Spring Boot
2 5 (10.87%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) Behat
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (2.17%) Laravel
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) Symfony
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) BDD
1 45 (97.83%) Test Automation
2 43 (93.48%) TDD
3 42 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (69.57%) Configuration Management
4 32 (69.57%) Test Scripting
5 24 (52.17%) SDLC
5 24 (52.17%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (19.57%) DevOps
7 8 (17.39%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (17.39%) DSDM
7 8 (17.39%) Integration Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Kanban
7 8 (17.39%) Open Source
7 8 (17.39%) RUP
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
8 7 (15.22%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.35%) API Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) Java
2 34 (73.91%) C#
3 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
3 9 (19.57%) Python
3 9 (19.57%) Ruby
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Ansible
1 9 (19.57%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (17.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Google
2 5 (10.87%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.17%) Atlassian