Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 222 280
Rank change year-on-year +1 +58 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 33 52 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.51% 0.73% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 1.91% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 8
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.91% +10.00% -
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.82% +21.88% +9.59%

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 2,369 2,728 3,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.42% 38.19% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,071 2,385 2,623
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £59,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 0 32 £44,250 -19.55% 2
Gherkin
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 33 (100.00%) Selenium
1 33 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 31 (93.94%) Cucumber
3 27 (81.82%) C#
4 24 (72.73%) Java
4 24 (72.73%) API Testing
5 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (48.48%) Open Source
7 14 (42.42%) BDD
8 12 (36.36%) NUnit
9 11 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (33.33%) Mobile Development
10 10 (30.30%) TDD
11 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
11 9 (27.27%) Marketing
11 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
12 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
12 8 (24.24%) Non-Functional Testing
13 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
13 7 (21.21%) Coaching
13 7 (21.21%) OO
14 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
14 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
15 5 (15.15%) Ruby
15 5 (15.15%) QA
15 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
16 4 (12.12%) SDET
17 3 (9.09%) Scenario Testing

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 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) Selenium
2 31 (93.94%) Cucumber
3 12 (36.36%) NUnit
4 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
5 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 2 (6.06%) Appium
6 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.06%) JIRA
6 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.03%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Test Engineer
2 18 (54.55%) Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (39.39%) Developer
3 13 (39.39%) Developer in Test
4 11 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Automation Tester
5 6 (18.18%) Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Test Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer in Test
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) JSON
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.06%) Spine.js
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 24 (72.73%) API Testing
3 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (48.48%) Open Source
5 14 (42.42%) BDD
6 11 (33.33%) Mobile Development
6 11 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 10 (30.30%) TDD
8 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
9 8 (24.24%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
10 7 (21.21%) Coaching
10 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
10 7 (21.21%) OO
11 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
12 4 (12.12%) SDET
13 3 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
14 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
14 2 (6.06%) User Stories
15 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) Ruby
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft