Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 - 74
Rank change year-on-year - +74 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.81% - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £32,100 - £41,250
90th Percentile £41,000 - £43,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 320 359 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 52.03% 47.87% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 303 333 277
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +11.40%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,650 £49,900 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% -10.98% +7.89%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Leicester

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Capita
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) TestRail
2 4 (80.00%) AutoIt
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) GitHub
2 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) API Testing
2 4 (80.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) EDI
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 4 (80.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) TestRail
2 4 (80.00%) AutoIt
2 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 3 (60.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) API Testing
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) QA Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Capita
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian