The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 160 196 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 33 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.84% 0.025% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 0.070% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1457 1434 1445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.87% 36.32% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1299 1324
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Gherkin
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Gherkin Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Gherkin
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth +3 18 - -
Southampton - 8 £42,500 - 2
Gherkin
South East

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 36 (97.30%) BDD
2 30 (81.08%) TDD
3 29 (78.38%) JIRA
4 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (70.27%) Selenium
5 26 (70.27%) Scrum
5 26 (70.27%) Test Strategy
6 25 (67.57%) QA
7 21 (56.76%) Internet
7 21 (56.76%) Cucumber
8 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
9 19 (51.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (51.35%) User Stories
10 18 (48.65%) Relational Database
10 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (48.65%) Dapper ORM
10 18 (48.65%) NCrunch
10 18 (48.65%) RedPrairie
10 18 (48.65%) Confluence
10 18 (48.65%) Rhino Mocks
10 18 (48.65%) Moq
10 18 (48.65%) StructureMap
10 18 (48.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 18 (48.65%) Castle Windsor
10 18 (48.65%) RavenDB
10 18 (48.65%) WATIR
10 18 (48.65%) Test Scripting
10 18 (48.65%) Spring.NET
10 18 (48.65%) TeamCity

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 18 (48.65%) IIS
1 18 (48.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) GitHub
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
1 18 (48.65%) RDBMS
1 18 (48.65%) RavenDB
1 18 (48.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (78.38%) JIRA
2 26 (70.27%) Selenium
3 21 (56.76%) Cucumber
4 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
5 18 (48.65%) WebDriver
5 18 (48.65%) Rhino Mocks
5 18 (48.65%) Moq
5 18 (48.65%) TeamCity
5 18 (48.65%) ReSharper
5 18 (48.65%) WATIR
5 18 (48.65%) NUnit
5 18 (48.65%) NCrunch
6 8 (21.62%) Maven
6 8 (21.62%) Ant
6 8 (21.62%) Behat
6 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
7 3 (8.11%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (8.11%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (32.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) QA Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Test Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Test Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Quality Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Automated Test Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) MSMQ
1 18 (48.65%) NHibernate
1 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
1 18 (48.65%) jQuery
1 18 (48.65%) Spring.NET
1 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (48.65%) StructureMap
1 18 (48.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 18 (48.65%) Castle Windsor
1 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 18 (48.65%) Dapper ORM
1 18 (48.65%) HTML
1 18 (48.65%) .NET
1 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
1 18 (48.65%) CSS
2 8 (21.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Open Source
2 12 (32.43%) Blog
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) BDD
2 30 (81.08%) TDD
3 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (70.27%) Test Strategy
4 26 (70.27%) Scrum
5 19 (51.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (51.35%) User Stories
6 18 (48.65%) Refactoring
6 18 (48.65%) Test Scripting
6 18 (48.65%) MVC
6 18 (48.65%) Pair Programming
6 18 (48.65%) E-Commerce
6 18 (48.65%) ERP
6 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (32.43%) Benchmarking
8 11 (29.73%) System Testing
9 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) C#
1 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
1 18 (48.65%) VB.NET
1 18 (48.65%) Ruby
2 3 (8.11%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (67.57%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Endeca
1 18 (48.65%) RedPrairie
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago