Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - +85 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.67% - 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Liverpool median annual salary £35,000 - £37,500
10th Percentile £31,750 - £32,650
90th Percentile £40,000 - £39,250
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 - £37,500

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 177 314 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 29.65% 41.81% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 145 231 250
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Liverpool

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (25.00%) Liferay

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Liferay
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft