The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Gherkin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
England / London
Rank 446 520 558
Rank change year-on-year +74 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 131 137 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 0.82% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 114 115 90
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Gherkin is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13297 16747 15602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.03% 39.93% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11438 14622 13224
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Gherkin as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in London

Gherkin
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in London

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in London

Gherkin
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 15 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Hammersmith - 7 £60,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £58,750 -
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 191 (81.62%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (71.37%) BDD
3 163 (69.66%) Selenium
4 145 (61.97%) QA
5 143 (61.11%) Cucumber
6 125 (53.42%) Java
7 101 (43.16%) TDD
8 95 (40.60%) Test Automation
9 86 (36.75%) Scrum
10 81 (34.62%) WebDriver
11 75 (32.05%) Automation Testing
12 70 (29.91%) C#
13 63 (26.92%) SpecFlow
14 59 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
15 58 (24.79%) Ruby
16 57 (24.36%) Web Services
17 54 (23.08%) JavaScript
18 49 (20.94%) Linux
18 49 (20.94%) E-Commerce
19 48 (20.51%) API Testing
20 44 (18.80%) Test Scripting
21 42 (17.95%) Appium
22 41 (17.52%) User Stories
22 41 (17.52%) Python
23 40 (17.09%) Jenkins
24 38 (16.24%) .NET
25 37 (15.81%) HTML
25 37 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
26 36 (15.38%) SQL
26 36 (15.38%) Apache

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 36 (15.38%) Apache
2 21 (8.97%) JBoss
2 21 (8.97%) WebLogic
2 21 (8.97%) WebSphere
2 21 (8.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (6.84%) Alfresco
4 11 (4.70%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.42%) Confluence
6 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) IIS
7 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.28%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) Mingle
4 1 (0.43%) HipChat
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.27%) SaaS
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.43%) GitHub
3 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.70%) HTTP
2 10 (4.27%) Internet
3 7 (2.99%) LDAP
4 6 (2.56%) IMAP
5 3 (1.28%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.28%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.97%) MySQL
2 26 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.56%) Big Data
4 7 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.71%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.43%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 163 (69.66%) Selenium
2 143 (61.11%) Cucumber
3 81 (34.62%) WebDriver
4 63 (26.92%) SpecFlow
5 42 (17.95%) Appium
6 40 (17.09%) Jenkins
7 33 (14.10%) Maven
8 32 (13.68%) Git (software)
9 31 (13.25%) JIRA
10 28 (11.97%) JUnit
11 24 (10.26%) SoapUI
11 24 (10.26%) TeamCity
12 21 (8.97%) TestNG
13 16 (6.84%) Artifactory
14 14 (5.98%) JMeter
15 11 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
16 10 (4.27%) WATIR
17 9 (3.85%) MSBuild
18 8 (3.42%) Capybara
18 8 (3.42%) PhantomJS
General
1 26 (11.11%) Finance
2 16 (6.84%) Advertising
3 14 (5.98%) Banking
4 10 (4.27%) Marketing
5 5 (2.14%) Legal
6 4 (1.71%) Games
6 4 (1.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.43%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (23.93%) Developer
2 54 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 36 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 35 (14.96%) Java Developer
5 28 (11.97%) Tester
6 26 (11.11%) Test Leader
7 22 (9.40%) Analyst
8 20 (8.55%) Automation Tester
8 20 (8.55%) Selenium Tester
8 20 (8.55%) Senior Test Engineer
9 19 (8.12%) Developer in Test
10 18 (7.69%) QA Tester
10 18 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 17 (7.26%) Automation Test Lead
11 17 (7.26%) QA Leader
11 17 (7.26%) Ruby Automation Tester
11 17 (7.26%) Senior QA Engineer
11 17 (7.26%) Test Automation Engineer
12 14 (5.98%) Software Test Engineer
13 13 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (24.36%) Web Services
2 38 (16.24%) .NET
3 37 (15.81%) HTML
4 36 (15.38%) JSON
5 33 (14.10%) AngularJS
6 31 (13.25%) XML
7 30 (12.82%) RESTful
7 30 (12.82%) Spring
8 29 (12.39%) CSS
9 26 (11.11%) SOAP
10 24 (10.26%) jQuery
11 22 (9.40%) REST
12 21 (8.97%) Hibernate
12 21 (8.97%) Spring Security
12 21 (8.97%) XHTML
13 17 (7.26%) ASP.NET
14 9 (3.85%) .NET Framework
14 9 (3.85%) Node.js
14 9 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 25 (10.68%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.85%) Online Banking
4 9 (3.85%) User Experience
5 8 (3.42%) Fintech
6 6 (2.56%) Blog
7 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.85%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.43%) BBC
9 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.94%) Linux
2 10 (4.27%) Android
2 10 (4.27%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.99%) Windows
4 6 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.14%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (81.62%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (71.37%) BDD
3 101 (43.16%) TDD
4 95 (40.60%) Test Automation
5 86 (36.75%) Scrum
6 75 (32.05%) Automation Testing
7 59 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (20.94%) E-Commerce
9 48 (20.51%) API Testing
10 44 (18.80%) Test Scripting
11 41 (17.52%) User Stories
12 35 (14.96%) QA Automation
13 34 (14.53%) Open Source
13 34 (14.53%) SDLC
14 32 (13.68%) Mentoring
15 27 (11.54%) Manual Testing
16 26 (11.11%) Software Engineering
17 25 (10.68%) SOA
18 23 (9.83%) Continuous Delivery
18 23 (9.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (53.42%) Java
2 70 (29.91%) C#
3 58 (24.79%) Ruby
4 54 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 41 (17.52%) Python
6 36 (15.38%) SQL
7 21 (8.97%) C
7 21 (8.97%) C++
8 20 (8.55%) VB.NET
9 15 (6.41%) Groovy
9 15 (6.41%) PHP
10 12 (5.13%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.71%) Perl
12 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.28%) Go
12 3 (1.28%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.43%) Korn
13 1 (0.43%) Scala
13 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.97%) Degree
3 15 (6.41%) ISEB
4 8 (3.42%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (61.97%) QA
2 25 (10.68%) SDET
3 1 (0.43%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (2.99%) Dovecot
2 5 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.71%) Docker
4 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.14%) Ansible
2 1 (0.43%) Kibana
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Salt
2 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.56%) MEDITECH
2 6 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.14%) Google
4 4 (1.71%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.28%) Solace
6 2 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (0.85%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.43%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) New Relic
7 1 (0.43%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.43%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.43%) Virgin Media
7 1 (0.43%) VMware
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