Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 60 77
Rank change year-on-year -24 +17 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.48% 0.46% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 1.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Swindon median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% +100.00% -
10th Percentile £42,375 £57,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £31,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -14.58% +100.00% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 258 214 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 31.16% 32.97% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 242 183 223
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% -3.61% +10.67%

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Swindon

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
1 3 (75.00%) BrowserStack
1 3 (75.00%) WebdriverIO
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) WebdriverIO
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment