The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank - 166 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.21% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Gherkin
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1475 1194 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.49% 36.47% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1033 1535
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Gherkin Salary Trend in Hampshire

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Gherkin also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Gherkin.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) QA
2 24 (88.89%) Cucumber
3 20 (74.07%) Selenium
3 20 (74.07%) JIRA
4 17 (62.96%) TDD
4 17 (62.96%) BDD
5 15 (55.56%) Open Source
5 15 (55.56%) Ruby
5 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
6 14 (51.85%) Scrum
7 13 (48.15%) PHP
7 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
7 13 (48.15%) Test Strategy
8 12 (44.44%) User Stories
8 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
9 11 (40.74%) WATIR
9 11 (40.74%) ERP
9 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (40.74%) RDBMS
9 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
9 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
9 11 (40.74%) WebDriver
10 9 (33.33%) Mobile App
10 9 (33.33%) Automation Testing
10 9 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (33.33%) LoadRunner
10 9 (33.33%) Regression Testing
10 9 (33.33%) Python

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Gherkin also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Gherkin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) Confluence
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) GitHub
2 6 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) RDBMS
1 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 20 (74.07%) Selenium
2 20 (74.07%) JIRA
3 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
4 11 (40.74%) WebDriver
4 11 (40.74%) WATIR
5 9 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (33.33%) LoadRunner
6 8 (29.63%) TeamCity
7 7 (25.93%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (14.81%) NCrunch
8 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
8 4 (14.81%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (14.81%) Moq
8 4 (14.81%) JMeter
8 4 (14.81%) NUnit
8 4 (14.81%) JUnit
8 4 (14.81%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Quality Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) QA Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Test Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) MSMQ
2 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
2 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
2 4 (14.81%) Spring.NET
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (14.81%) StructureMap
2 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (14.81%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (14.81%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Open Source
2 9 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (25.93%) Blog
4 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) BDD
3 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 14 (51.85%) Scrum
5 13 (48.15%) Test Strategy
6 12 (44.44%) User Stories
6 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
7 11 (40.74%) ERP
7 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
8 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (33.33%) System Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Regression Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Web Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Test Management
8 9 (33.33%) Automation Testing
9 8 (29.63%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Ruby
2 13 (48.15%) PHP
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 8 (29.63%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Endeca
1 4 (14.81%) RedPrairie