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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 68 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 10 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.37% 0.62% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 1.79% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 8
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.63% -11.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 344 223 340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 47.25% 34.63% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 305 208 297
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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
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 3 months to 26 June 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
Sheffield +1 10 £45,000 +63.63%
Gherkin
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (92.31%) Test Automation
3 23 (88.46%) WebDriver
3 23 (88.46%) BDD
3 23 (88.46%) Selenium
4 21 (80.77%) Java
4 21 (80.77%) Cucumber
5 20 (76.92%) Jenkins
5 20 (76.92%) System Integration Testing
5 20 (76.92%) SDLC
5 20 (76.92%) C#
5 20 (76.92%) Configuration Management
5 20 (76.92%) Test Scripting
5 20 (76.92%) TDD
6 18 (69.23%) GitHub
7 5 (19.23%) Behat
7 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
8 4 (15.38%) JIRA
8 4 (15.38%) Confluence
9 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
9 3 (11.54%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (11.54%) MySQL
10 2 (7.69%) Linux
10 2 (7.69%) Python
10 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Banking
10 2 (7.69%) Retail
10 2 (7.69%) Telecoms

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (69.23%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Selenium
1 23 (88.46%) WebDriver
2 21 (80.77%) Cucumber
3 20 (76.92%) Jenkins
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.85%) Babel
6 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Automation Tester
1 20 (76.92%) Tester
2 18 (69.23%) Senior Automation Tester
2 18 (69.23%) Senior Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Behat
2 2 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) Redux
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (92.31%) Test Automation
3 23 (88.46%) BDD
4 20 (76.92%) Configuration Management
4 20 (76.92%) SDLC
4 20 (76.92%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (76.92%) TDD
4 20 (76.92%) Test Scripting
5 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Information Retrieval
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Java
2 20 (76.92%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Degree