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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gherkin
Rank 180 - 171
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 8 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.24% - 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 - £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1349 1413 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.77% 37.09% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1229 1308 1058
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Winchester - 2 £45,000 -
Gherkin
South East

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) QA
2 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 17 (89.47%) Cucumber
3 15 (78.95%) BDD
4 13 (68.42%) Scrum
4 13 (68.42%) TDD
4 13 (68.42%) Maven
4 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
4 13 (68.42%) Automation Testing
4 13 (68.42%) JIRA
4 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
5 11 (57.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (57.89%) User Stories
5 11 (57.89%) Test Management
5 11 (57.89%) WebDriver
5 11 (57.89%) HP UFT
6 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
7 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
7 6 (31.58%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) PHP
8 5 (26.32%) ISEB
9 4 (21.05%) WATIR
9 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Ruby
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) C#
9 4 (21.05%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) OO

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
1 2 (10.53%) NServiceBus
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Cucumber
1 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
2 13 (68.42%) JIRA
2 13 (68.42%) Maven
3 11 (57.89%) HP UFT
3 11 (57.89%) WebDriver
4 4 (21.05%) WATIR
5 2 (10.53%) JMeter
6 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Analyst
2 15 (78.95%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) BDD
3 13 (68.42%) Automation Testing
3 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (68.42%) Scrum
3 13 (68.42%) TDD
4 11 (57.89%) Test Management
4 11 (57.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (57.89%) User Stories
5 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
3 5 (26.32%) ISEB
4 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (89.47%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
1 2 (10.53%) CODA
1 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (10.53%) Thunderhead