Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 245 331
Rank change year-on-year -19 +86 +18
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 47 88 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.82% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 2.02% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 43 83 20
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% +21.21%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
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 3,707 4,355 4,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.52% 40.73% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,199 3,798 3,957
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £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 21 July 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 21 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
West Yorkshire 0 33 £43,500 -20.91% 4
South Yorkshire -3 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North Yorkshire +3 4 £48,750 +39.29% 1
East Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Gherkin
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 45 (95.74%) Cucumber
2 43 (91.49%) Test Automation
3 40 (85.11%) Selenium
4 36 (76.60%) Java
5 33 (70.21%) C#
6 31 (65.96%) API Testing
7 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (44.68%) BDD
9 17 (36.17%) Test Strategy
10 16 (34.04%) Open Source
11 14 (29.79%) TDD
12 13 (27.66%) WebDriver
13 12 (25.53%) NUnit
13 12 (25.53%) Software Testing
13 12 (25.53%) Marketing
14 11 (23.40%) Mobile Development
14 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (23.40%) Non-Functional Testing
15 10 (21.28%) Functional Testing
15 10 (21.28%) Coaching
16 9 (19.15%) Ruby
16 9 (19.15%) QA
16 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
17 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
17 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
18 7 (14.89%) RESTful
18 7 (14.89%) Web Services
18 7 (14.89%) OO
19 6 (12.77%) Git (software)

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 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 45 (95.74%) Cucumber
2 40 (85.11%) Selenium
3 13 (27.66%) WebDriver
4 12 (25.53%) NUnit
5 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
5 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.26%) Appium
7 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
7 2 (4.26%) JIRA
7 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
General
1 12 (25.53%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Test Engineer
2 21 (44.68%) Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Developer in Test
4 11 (23.40%) Test Automation Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Automation Tester
5 6 (12.77%) Test Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Tester
6 5 (10.64%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Test Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) RESTful
1 7 (14.89%) Web Services
2 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.51%) J2EE
3 4 (8.51%) JPA
3 4 (8.51%) React
3 4 (8.51%) Servlets
3 4 (8.51%) Spring
4 3 (6.38%) JSON
4 3 (6.38%) XML
5 2 (4.26%) .NET
5 2 (4.26%) Spine.js
6 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) NHS
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (91.49%) Test Automation
2 31 (65.96%) API Testing
3 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (44.68%) BDD
5 17 (36.17%) Test Strategy
6 16 (34.04%) Open Source
7 14 (29.79%) TDD
8 12 (25.53%) Software Testing
9 11 (23.40%) Mobile Development
9 11 (23.40%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (21.28%) Coaching
10 10 (21.28%) Functional Testing
11 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
11 8 (17.02%) Test Scripting
12 7 (14.89%) OO
13 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
14 4 (8.51%) Information Retrieval
14 4 (8.51%) SDET
15 3 (6.38%) QA Automation
15 3 (6.38%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) Java
2 33 (70.21%) C#
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) Ruby
4 3 (6.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Google
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft