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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gherkin
England / Yorkshire
Rank 176 247 252
Rank change year-on-year +71 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 49 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 0.40% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44 10 20
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +30.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.27%  

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 2155 2491 2760
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 40.74% 38.66% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1936 2094 2320
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 22 March 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 22 March 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 +42 22 £55,000 +37.50% 4
South Yorkshire - 16 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire +9 11 £32,500 -35.00%
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 54 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (79.31%) C#
3 45 (77.59%) TDD
3 45 (77.59%) BDD
4 41 (70.69%) Test Automation
4 41 (70.69%) Automated Testing
4 41 (70.69%) Selenium
5 39 (67.24%) SDLC
6 38 (65.52%) Cucumber
7 37 (63.79%) Automation Testing
8 34 (58.62%) Java
8 34 (58.62%) WebDriver
9 33 (56.90%) Test Scripting
10 32 (55.17%) Jenkins
11 31 (53.45%) System Integration Testing
11 31 (53.45%) Configuration Management
12 26 (44.83%) GitHub
13 14 (24.14%) SpecFlow
14 12 (20.69%) JIRA
15 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
15 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
16 10 (17.24%) JMeter
16 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
17 9 (15.52%) VBScript
17 9 (15.52%) TestComplete
18 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
18 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
19 7 (12.07%) QA
19 7 (12.07%) Software Testing
19 7 (12.07%) .NET

Gherkin
Top Related 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 (8.62%) Confluence
1 5 (8.62%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (44.83%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (70.69%) Selenium
2 38 (65.52%) Cucumber
3 34 (58.62%) WebDriver
4 32 (55.17%) Jenkins
5 14 (24.14%) SpecFlow
6 12 (20.69%) JIRA
7 10 (17.24%) JMeter
8 9 (15.52%) TestComplete
9 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
10 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
11 4 (6.90%) NuGet
11 4 (6.90%) Subversion
11 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
11 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
12 3 (5.17%) NUnit
12 3 (5.17%) YouTrack
13 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
13 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
13 1 (1.72%) Maven
13 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.62%) Banking
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
1 5 (8.62%) Retail
1 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Tester
2 34 (58.62%) Automation Tester
3 29 (50.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 29 (50.00%) Senior Tester
4 15 (25.86%) Analyst
5 14 (24.14%) Test Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Software Tester
8 3 (5.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) .NET
1 7 (12.07%) REST
2 6 (10.34%) JSON
3 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.62%) Behat
3 5 (8.62%) SOAP
4 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (6.90%) Entity Framework
4 4 (6.90%) OAuth2
4 4 (6.90%) OpenID
4 4 (6.90%) WCF
4 4 (6.90%) WinForms
4 4 (6.90%) WPF
5 3 (5.17%) XML
6 2 (3.45%) LAMP
6 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Fintech
1 4 (6.90%) iPad
2 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (77.59%) BDD
2 45 (77.59%) TDD
3 41 (70.69%) Automated Testing
3 41 (70.69%) Test Automation
4 39 (67.24%) SDLC
5 37 (63.79%) Automation Testing
6 33 (56.90%) Test Scripting
7 31 (53.45%) Configuration Management
7 31 (53.45%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
9 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.07%) Software Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Functional Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Regression Testing
12 5 (8.62%) API Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Defect Tracking
13 4 (6.90%) DevOps
13 4 (6.90%) Microservices
13 4 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (79.31%) C#
2 34 (58.62%) Java
3 9 (15.52%) VBScript
4 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.62%) Python
5 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.90%) VB
6 2 (3.45%) SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) ISEB
2 3 (5.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
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