Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 154 150
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4 +41
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 10 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.43% 0.66% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.31% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 13
Oxfordshire median annual salary £66,000 £33,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -1.49% -21.18%
10th Percentile £43,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,000 £38,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -5.88%

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 1,020 1,529 1,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 44.33% 50.13% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1,348 996
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% -1.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +1 9 £68,000 +7.94% 1
Abingdon - 1 £37,500 -
Gherkin
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 10 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) JIRA
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (70.00%) Docker
4 7 (70.00%) Kubernetes
5 6 (60.00%) BDD
5 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) QA
6 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (40.00%) Analytics
7 4 (40.00%) Kibana
7 4 (40.00%) Microservices
7 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (40.00%) REST
7 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (40.00%) Kanban
7 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2

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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
1 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) JIRA
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) JUnit
5 4 (40.00%) Spinnaker
6 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
7 1 (10.00%) Appium
7 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (10.00%) Mocha
7 1 (10.00%) Protractor
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Spring Boot
2 4 (40.00%) Spring Cloud
2 4 (40.00%) Swagger
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) EDI
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (60.00%) BDD
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (40.00%) Analytics
7 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (40.00%) Kanban
7 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (40.00%) Microservices
7 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (30.00%) SDLC
9 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 1 (10.00%) Logistics
10 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Java 8
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (40.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP