Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Gherkin
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 328 352
Rank change year-on-year +80 +24 +34
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 57 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 7 15
Yorkshire median annual salary £53,750 £28,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.60% -8.06% -16.22%
10th Percentile £37,500 £24,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £41,900 £32,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3623 4048 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.25% 36.24% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3111 3608 4592
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,000 £59,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Yorkshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Yorkshire

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Yorkshire

Gherkin
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +56 46 £55,000 +41.03% 1
South Yorkshire +28 10 £45,000 +63.64%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Gherkin
England

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

1 55 (96.49%) Cucumber
2 54 (94.74%) Java
3 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (91.23%) Test Automation
4 49 (85.96%) BDD
4 49 (85.96%) Selenium
5 47 (82.46%) TDD
5 47 (82.46%) Jenkins
6 37 (64.91%) GitHub
6 37 (64.91%) WebDriver
7 36 (63.16%) C#
8 35 (61.40%) Configuration Management
8 35 (61.40%) Test Scripting
9 26 (45.61%) SDLC
10 25 (43.86%) System Integration Testing
11 14 (24.56%) Spring
12 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
13 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
13 12 (21.05%) Web Services
14 11 (19.30%) Tomcat
14 11 (19.30%) Node.js
15 10 (17.54%) Big Data
15 10 (17.54%) Open Source
15 10 (17.54%) Artificial Intelligence
16 9 (15.79%) Ruby
16 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.79%) Python
16 9 (15.79%) Bash Shell
16 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
16 9 (15.79%) Ansible

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (19.30%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.04%) JBoss
2 8 (14.04%) Jetty
2 8 (14.04%) Tornado
2 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 37 (64.91%) GitHub
2 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Big Data
2 8 (14.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (14.04%) Couchbase
2 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
2 8 (14.04%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.04%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.04%) Redis
2 8 (14.04%) Riak
3 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (96.49%) Cucumber
2 49 (85.96%) Selenium
3 47 (82.46%) Jenkins
4 37 (64.91%) WebDriver
5 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
6 9 (15.79%) Vagrant
7 8 (14.04%) FitNesse
7 8 (14.04%) JBehave
7 8 (14.04%) Maven
8 5 (8.77%) Gatling
8 5 (8.77%) JMeter
8 5 (8.77%) LoadRunner
9 3 (5.26%) Babel
9 3 (5.26%) JIRA
9 3 (5.26%) webpack
10 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.75%) NUnit
10 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Automation Tester
1 35 (61.40%) Tester
2 25 (43.86%) Senior Automation Tester
2 25 (43.86%) Senior Tester
3 7 (12.28%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) UI Developer
8 1 (1.75%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) AWS Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Developer in Test
8 1 (1.75%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) Spring
2 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
3 12 (21.05%) Web Services
4 11 (19.30%) Node.js
5 8 (14.04%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (14.04%) Apache Camel
5 8 (14.04%) Flask
5 8 (14.04%) Hibernate
5 8 (14.04%) JMS
5 8 (14.04%) Kafka
5 8 (14.04%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (14.04%) RESTful
5 8 (14.04%) Spring Boot
6 5 (8.77%) React
7 4 (7.02%) CSS
7 4 (7.02%) HTML
8 3 (5.26%) J2EE
8 3 (5.26%) Redux
8 3 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.51%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (91.23%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (91.23%) Test Automation
2 49 (85.96%) BDD
3 47 (82.46%) TDD
4 35 (61.40%) Configuration Management
4 35 (61.40%) Test Scripting
5 26 (45.61%) SDLC
6 25 (43.86%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (17.54%) Open Source
8 9 (15.79%) DevOps
9 8 (14.04%) DSDM
9 8 (14.04%) Integration Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Kanban
9 8 (14.04%) RUP
9 8 (14.04%) Scrum
10 7 (12.28%) Performance Testing
11 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.26%) Information Retrieval
12 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (94.74%) Java
2 36 (63.16%) C#
3 9 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.79%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) Ruby
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Ansible
1 9 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (14.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Google
2 5 (8.77%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.75%) Atlassian