Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 205 274
Rank change year-on-year +28 +69 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 54 43 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.99% 0.66% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.72% 1.90% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 41 6
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +18.92% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,000 £36,375
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year -16.28% +49.31% +16.13%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,982 2,265 2,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.51% 34.66% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,651 1,972 2,373
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £27,605
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,146 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.52% +6.25% -

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in West Yorkshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in West Yorkshire

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in West Yorkshire

Gherkin
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Leeds +39 51 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Wakefield - 2 £37,500 -
Gherkin
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 53 (98.15%) Selenium
1 53 (98.15%) Test Automation
2 51 (94.44%) Cucumber
3 49 (90.74%) C#
3 49 (90.74%) API Testing
4 48 (88.89%) Java
5 28 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (50.00%) Mobile Development
6 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (48.15%) Open Source
8 25 (46.30%) NUnit
9 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (38.89%) Test Strategy
11 20 (37.04%) Marketing
12 19 (35.19%) Non-Functional Testing
13 18 (33.33%) Functional Testing
14 17 (31.48%) Software Testing
15 16 (29.63%) Coaching
16 14 (25.93%) Python
17 10 (18.52%) Ruby
18 6 (11.11%) BDD
19 5 (9.26%) SoapUI
19 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
20 4 (7.41%) OO
21 3 (5.56%) .NET
21 3 (5.56%) TDD
21 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
21 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
21 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
21 3 (5.56%) QA

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 28 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 53 (98.15%) Selenium
2 51 (94.44%) Cucumber
3 25 (46.30%) NUnit
4 5 (9.26%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.70%) Appium
6 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.85%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (37.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Test Engineer
2 30 (55.56%) Test Automation Engineer
3 28 (51.85%) Developer
3 28 (51.85%) Test Automation Developer
4 27 (50.00%) Developer in Test
5 13 (24.07%) Senior Test Engineer
6 12 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 12 (22.22%) Senior Test Automation Developer
6 12 (22.22%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (16.67%) Analyst
7 9 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
7 9 (16.67%) Test Analyst
8 8 (14.81%) Automation Tester
8 8 (14.81%) Tester
9 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Python Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Test Architect
10 2 (3.70%) Test Automation Architect
10 2 (3.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) Redux
2 1 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (98.15%) Test Automation
2 49 (90.74%) API Testing
3 27 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 26 (48.15%) Open Source
5 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (38.89%) Test Strategy
7 19 (35.19%) Non-Functional Testing
8 18 (33.33%) Functional Testing
9 17 (31.48%) Software Testing
10 16 (29.63%) Coaching
11 6 (11.11%) BDD
12 4 (7.41%) OO
13 3 (5.56%) TDD
13 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
14 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
14 2 (3.70%) SDET
15 1 (1.85%) Decision-Making
15 1 (1.85%) Deployment Automation
15 1 (1.85%) Scenario Testing
15 1 (1.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) C#
2 48 (88.89%) Java
3 14 (25.93%) Python
4 10 (18.52%) Ruby
5 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) SQL
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Google