Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 177 230
Rank change year-on-year +33 +53 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 53 46 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.36% 0.92% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.65% 2.55% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53 44 4
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +34.97% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £42,500 £35,425
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,750 £48,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year -18.18% +34.97% -

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 1,452 1,803 1,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.14% 36.16% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,195 1,577 1,700
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% -2.35%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 53 (100.00%) Selenium
2 52 (98.11%) Test Automation
3 51 (96.23%) Cucumber
4 49 (92.45%) C#
5 48 (90.57%) Java
5 48 (90.57%) API Testing
6 31 (58.49%) Mobile Development
6 31 (58.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (58.49%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (56.60%) NUnit
8 28 (52.83%) Open Source
9 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (35.85%) Test Strategy
11 18 (33.96%) Marketing
12 17 (32.08%) Non-Functional Testing
13 16 (30.19%) Functional Testing
14 15 (28.30%) Python
14 15 (28.30%) Software Testing
14 15 (28.30%) Coaching
15 10 (18.87%) Ruby
16 5 (9.43%) SoapUI
17 4 (7.55%) OO
18 3 (5.66%) TDD
18 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
18 3 (5.66%) BDD
18 3 (5.66%) QA
19 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
19 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
19 2 (3.77%) HTML
19 2 (3.77%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 31 (58.49%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (58.49%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 53 (100.00%) Selenium
2 51 (96.23%) Cucumber
3 30 (56.60%) NUnit
4 5 (9.43%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.89%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 18 (33.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Test Engineer
2 33 (62.26%) Test Automation Engineer
3 31 (58.49%) Developer
3 31 (58.49%) Developer in Test
3 31 (58.49%) Test Automation Developer
4 17 (32.08%) Senior Test Engineer
5 16 (30.19%) Senior Developer
5 16 (30.19%) Senior Test Automation Developer
5 16 (30.19%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (15.09%) Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Test Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Automation Tester
7 6 (11.32%) Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (3.77%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Ruby Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Test Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Test Automation Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) CSS
1 2 (3.77%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Test Automation
2 48 (90.57%) API Testing
3 31 (58.49%) Mobile Development
4 28 (52.83%) Open Source
5 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.85%) Test Strategy
7 17 (32.08%) Non-Functional Testing
8 16 (30.19%) Functional Testing
9 15 (28.30%) Coaching
9 15 (28.30%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.55%) OO
11 3 (5.66%) BDD
11 3 (5.66%) TDD
12 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
13 1 (1.89%) CRM
13 1 (1.89%) Manual Testing
13 1 (1.89%) Scenario Testing
13 1 (1.89%) Waterfall
13 1 (1.89%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) C#
2 48 (90.57%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) Python
4 10 (18.87%) Ruby
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
6 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines