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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank - 176 194
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.19% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.54% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.77%
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
1375 1302 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.75% 36.21% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1269 1114 1408
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA