Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 257 350
Rank change year-on-year +6 +93 +1
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 58 73 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.69% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 1.70% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 53 67 19
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +25.00%
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 4,029 4,299 4,917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.85% 40.53% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,585 3,805 4,141
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 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
West Yorkshire +4 35 £50,000 -9.09% 6
South Yorkshire +4 15 £45,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire -5 2 £39,500 +17.04%
Gherkin
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 53 (91.38%) Cucumber
2 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (75.86%) Java
3 44 (75.86%) Test Automation
4 42 (72.41%) Selenium
5 37 (63.79%) TDD
6 36 (62.07%) BDD
7 33 (56.90%) C#
8 32 (55.17%) WebDriver
9 22 (37.93%) AngularJS
10 21 (36.21%) Jenkins
10 21 (36.21%) Test Scripting
11 18 (31.03%) Open Source
12 16 (27.59%) Spring
12 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
12 16 (27.59%) Tomcat
12 16 (27.59%) Configuration Management
12 16 (27.59%) GitHub
13 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
14 14 (24.14%) J2EE
14 14 (24.14%) Web Services
14 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (24.14%) Relational Database
14 14 (24.14%) RESTful
14 14 (24.14%) React
15 13 (22.41%) Computer Science Degree
15 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
15 13 (22.41%) JPA
15 13 (22.41%) Information Retrieval
15 13 (22.41%) Degree

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 16 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.45%) JBoss
2 2 (3.45%) Jetty
2 2 (3.45%) Tornado
2 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.79%) Big Data
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.45%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Redis
3 2 (3.45%) Riak
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (91.38%) Cucumber
2 42 (72.41%) Selenium
3 32 (55.17%) WebDriver
4 21 (36.21%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.79%) SpecFlow
6 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
7 5 (8.62%) JIRA
7 5 (8.62%) NUnit
8 4 (6.90%) HP UFT
9 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.45%) Capybara
10 2 (3.45%) FitNesse
10 2 (3.45%) JBehave
10 2 (3.45%) Maven
10 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (5.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Test Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) Automation Tester
2 16 (27.59%) Tester
3 15 (25.86%) Test Automation Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Software Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Senior Automation Tester
5 8 (13.79%) Senior Tester
6 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Automation Team Leader
9 3 (5.17%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.17%) Test Leader
9 3 (5.17%) Test Team Leader
10 2 (3.45%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.93%) AngularJS
2 16 (27.59%) Spring
3 14 (24.14%) J2EE
3 14 (24.14%) React
3 14 (24.14%) RESTful
3 14 (24.14%) Web Services
4 13 (22.41%) JPA
4 13 (22.41%) Servlets
5 5 (8.62%) JSON
5 5 (8.62%) XML
6 3 (5.17%) CSS
6 3 (5.17%) CSS3
6 3 (5.17%) HTML
6 3 (5.17%) HTML5
6 3 (5.17%) Sass
6 3 (5.17%) SOAP
7 2 (3.45%) Kafka
7 2 (3.45%) Node.js
7 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.45%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (75.86%) Test Automation
3 37 (63.79%) TDD
4 36 (62.07%) BDD
5 21 (36.21%) Test Scripting
6 18 (31.03%) Open Source
7 16 (27.59%) Configuration Management
7 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
8 13 (22.41%) Information Retrieval
9 8 (13.79%) API Testing
9 8 (13.79%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (13.79%) SDLC
9 8 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.62%) OO
11 4 (6.90%) Scrum
12 3 (5.17%) Load Testing
12 3 (5.17%) Performance Testing
12 3 (5.17%) Process Improvement
12 3 (5.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 44 (75.86%) Java
2 33 (56.90%) C#
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.90%) Ruby
5 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.45%) Java 8
5 2 (3.45%) Python
5 2 (3.45%) SQL
6 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Ansible
1 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Twitter