Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 271 304
Rank change year-on-year +17 +33 +9
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 13 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.21% 0.060% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 5
Surrey median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £40,250 £53,375 £51,250
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2352 2498 3053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.72% 37.45% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1958 2199 2750
Surrey median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Surrey

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Surrey

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Surrey

Gherkin
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Cobham - 8 £34,500 -
Reigate -30 5 £35,500 -11.25%
Gherkin
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (92.31%) System Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) Ruby
4 8 (61.54%) Kanban
4 8 (61.54%) TestRail
4 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
5 5 (38.46%) SpecFlow
5 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Issue Tracking
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Statistics
6 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
6 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) ISEB
6 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
6 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) TestRail
2 5 (38.46%) SpecFlow
3 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) System Testing
2 12 (92.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) Kanban
4 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
6 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Statistics
6 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA