Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 159 161
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 7 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.27% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.71% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 10
Oxfordshire median annual salary £63,000 £31,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +103.23% +6.90% -31.76%
10th Percentile £39,300 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £46,350 £35,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +26.67% -11.76% -5.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,284 1,415 1,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 49.38% 48.43% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,137 1,225 1,175
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Oxfordshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Oxfordshire

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Oxfordshire

Gherkin
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -10 4 £76,000 +162.07% 1
Gherkin
South East

For the 6 months to 12 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
3 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (71.43%) Confluence
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) User Stories
4 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Product Management
5 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 3 (42.86%) C++
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) JUnit
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (71.43%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
3 5 (71.43%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
5 1 (14.29%) Appium
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) JMeter
5 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Principal Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) EDI
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JSF
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) React
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
2 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Software Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Product Management
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter