Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 81 106
Rank change year-on-year -11 +25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 8 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.73% 1.38% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 3.23% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 2
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +68.22% -16.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,500 £25,175
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,375 £29,725
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 469 464 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 42.83% 42.61% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 319 401 455
South Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in South Yorkshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in South Yorkshire

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in South Yorkshire

Gherkin
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 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
Sheffield -11 8 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Gherkin
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) RAD
5 2 (25.00%) DSDM
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Games
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Behat
5 2 (25.00%) Docker
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
1 2 (25.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Hardware Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Product Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Behat
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Tandem
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) API Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (25.00%) DSDM
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) RAD
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (25.00%) Terraform