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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 230 253
Rank change year-on-year +39 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 38 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% 0.61% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 10
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +16.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Gherkin is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2232 2145 2772
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 41.74% 38.52% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 1864 2353
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Gherkin as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +32 24 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South Yorkshire -6 10 £45,000 +63.63%
North Yorkshire +5 4 £28,250 -19.28%
Gherkin
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 84 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (89.77%) Test Automation
3 76 (86.36%) TDD
4 75 (85.23%) BDD
5 73 (82.95%) C#
6 64 (72.73%) SDLC
7 62 (70.45%) Selenium
8 59 (67.05%) Cucumber
9 58 (65.91%) Java
10 55 (62.50%) Test Scripting
11 54 (61.36%) Jenkins
12 51 (57.95%) WebDriver
13 48 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
13 48 (54.55%) Configuration Management
14 43 (48.86%) GitHub
15 22 (25.00%) SpecFlow
16 21 (23.86%) JMeter
17 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
18 17 (19.32%) Waterfall
19 16 (18.18%) VBScript
19 16 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (18.18%) TestComplete
20 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
21 14 (15.91%) Scrum
22 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
22 12 (13.64%) JIRA
23 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
23 11 (12.50%) MongoDB
24 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
24 10 (11.36%) Web Services

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 5 (5.68%) Confluence
1 5 (5.68%) IIS
1 5 (5.68%) JBoss
1 5 (5.68%) Jetty
1 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.68%) Tornado
1 5 (5.68%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (48.86%) GitHub
2 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) AMQP
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.68%) Couchbase
3 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.68%) Redis
3 5 (5.68%) Riak
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 62 (70.45%) Selenium
2 59 (67.05%) Cucumber
3 54 (61.36%) Jenkins
4 51 (57.95%) WebDriver
5 22 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 21 (23.86%) JMeter
7 16 (18.18%) TestComplete
8 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
8 12 (13.64%) JIRA
9 8 (9.09%) YouTrack
10 7 (7.95%) Visual Studio
11 6 (6.82%) NuGet
11 6 (6.82%) Subversion
11 6 (6.82%) TeamCity
12 5 (5.68%) FitNesse
12 5 (5.68%) Gatling
12 5 (5.68%) JBehave
12 5 (5.68%) Maven
12 5 (5.68%) SoapUI
12 5 (5.68%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (7.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
2 5 (5.68%) Retail
2 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (60.23%) Automation Tester
1 53 (60.23%) Tester
2 46 (52.27%) Senior Automation Tester
2 46 (52.27%) Senior Tester
3 23 (26.14%) Analyst
4 22 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Developer
6 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Software Tester
7 5 (5.68%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Software Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
1 10 (11.36%) Web Services
2 9 (10.23%) .NET
3 8 (9.09%) JSON
3 8 (9.09%) REST
4 7 (7.95%) .NET Framework
5 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (6.82%) Entity Framework
5 6 (6.82%) Node.js
5 6 (6.82%) OAuth2
5 6 (6.82%) OpenID
5 6 (6.82%) SOAP
5 6 (6.82%) Spring
5 6 (6.82%) WCF
5 6 (6.82%) WinForms
5 6 (6.82%) WPF
6 5 (5.68%) Flask
6 5 (5.68%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) iPad
2 4 (4.55%) Fintech
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
1 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (89.77%) Test Automation
3 76 (86.36%) TDD
4 75 (85.23%) BDD
5 64 (72.73%) SDLC
6 55 (62.50%) Test Scripting
7 48 (54.55%) Configuration Management
7 48 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
8 17 (19.32%) Waterfall
9 16 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (15.91%) Scrum
11 10 (11.36%) Regression Testing
11 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
12 9 (10.23%) DevOps
12 9 (10.23%) Project Management
13 8 (9.09%) Product Management
13 8 (9.09%) Software Testing
14 7 (7.95%) Performance Testing
14 7 (7.95%) Test Planning
15 6 (6.82%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 73 (82.95%) C#
2 58 (65.91%) Java
3 16 (18.18%) VBScript
4 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.36%) Python
6 7 (7.95%) SQL
6 7 (7.95%) VB
7 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.82%) Ruby
8 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.14%) ISEB
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Ansible
1 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) Google
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle
2 5 (5.68%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago