Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 74 76
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.31% 0.64% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 1.39% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Liverpool median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £40,500 £32,500 £38,750
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% -

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 193 361 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 29.78% 46.10% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 155 259 215
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £68,750 £47,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 15 August 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

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 (50.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft