Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 268 -
Rank change year-on-year +61 - +324
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 50 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 48 7 0
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 -
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,750 £32,000
% change year-on-year +22.70% +27.34% -14.67%

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 2297 2601 3867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 33.73% 34.77% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2023 2329 3220
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 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
Leeds +62 50 £55,000 -
Gherkin
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 49 (98.00%) Test Automation
2 48 (96.00%) Selenium
2 48 (96.00%) BDD
3 47 (94.00%) Cucumber
4 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (92.00%) TDD
4 46 (92.00%) Java
5 45 (90.00%) Jenkins
6 39 (78.00%) WebDriver
6 39 (78.00%) C#
7 37 (74.00%) GitHub
8 35 (70.00%) Configuration Management
8 35 (70.00%) Test Scripting
9 24 (48.00%) System Integration Testing
9 24 (48.00%) SDLC
10 13 (26.00%) Open Source
11 12 (24.00%) SpecFlow
12 11 (22.00%) Big Data
12 11 (22.00%) Artificial Intelligence
12 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
14 8 (16.00%) Ansible
14 8 (16.00%) Docker
14 8 (16.00%) DevOps
14 8 (16.00%) Vagrant
14 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
14 8 (16.00%) Python
15 7 (14.00%) JMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) JBoss
1 7 (14.00%) Jetty
1 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (14.00%) Tornado
1 7 (14.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 37 (74.00%) GitHub
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Big Data
2 7 (14.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (14.00%) Couchbase
2 7 (14.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.00%) Redis
2 7 (14.00%) Riak
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (96.00%) Selenium
2 47 (94.00%) Cucumber
3 45 (90.00%) Jenkins
4 39 (78.00%) WebDriver
5 12 (24.00%) SpecFlow
6 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (16.00%) Vagrant
8 7 (14.00%) FitNesse
8 7 (14.00%) JBehave
8 7 (14.00%) Maven
9 4 (8.00%) Gatling
9 4 (8.00%) JMeter
9 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner
10 3 (6.00%) JIRA
11 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.00%) NUnit
11 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
11 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Automation Tester
1 35 (70.00%) Tester
2 24 (48.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 24 (48.00%) Senior Tester
3 5 (10.00%) Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (14.00%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (14.00%) Apache Camel
2 7 (14.00%) Flask
2 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (14.00%) JMS
2 7 (14.00%) Kafka
2 7 (14.00%) Node.js
2 7 (14.00%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (14.00%) Spring
2 7 (14.00%) Spring Boot
3 4 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) Behat
4 1 (2.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) Laravel
4 1 (2.00%) RESTful
4 1 (2.00%) Symfony
4 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) Test Automation
2 48 (96.00%) BDD
3 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (92.00%) TDD
4 35 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 35 (70.00%) Test Scripting
5 24 (48.00%) SDLC
5 24 (48.00%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (26.00%) Open Source
7 11 (22.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (16.00%) DevOps
9 7 (14.00%) DSDM
9 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Kanban
9 7 (14.00%) RUP
9 7 (14.00%) Scrum
10 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Collaborative Working
12 2 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
12 2 (4.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) Java
2 39 (78.00%) C#
3 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (16.00%) Python
4 7 (14.00%) Ruby
4 7 (14.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Ansible
1 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Google
3 4 (8.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter