Period
to 16 October 2018

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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 88 101
Rank change year-on-year -3 +13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 8 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.68% 1.03% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 2.40% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 3
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +63.64% -11.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,375 £39,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +40.00% +20.97%

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 516 501 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 43.54% 43.04% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 387 411 445
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £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 October 2018.

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 October 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
Sheffield -1 8 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Gherkin
Yorkshire

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

1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Marketing
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) API Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (25.00%) Behat
6 2 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
7 1 (12.50%) Serverless
7 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (12.50%) Terraform
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
7 1 (12.50%) Docker
7 1 (12.50%) SaaS
7 1 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing

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 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Hardware Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Product Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Behat
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) API Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (12.50%) RAD
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (12.50%) Terraform