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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank 165 148 191
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +43
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 14 49 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 1.24% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 3.30% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 2
Average salary £30,000 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
1388 1483 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.72% 37.48% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1185 1212 1232
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,332 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Southampton +5 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Winchester - 4 £45,000 -
Portsmouth -10 3 £30,000 -
Gherkin
South East

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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%) BDD
3 23 (85.19%) JIRA
4 21 (77.78%) Scrum
5 15 (55.56%) QA
5 15 (55.56%) Selenium
5 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
6 14 (51.85%) Automation Testing
7 13 (48.15%) TDD
8 12 (44.44%) Maven
8 12 (44.44%) Change Management
8 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
8 12 (44.44%) SDLC
8 12 (44.44%) Confluence
8 12 (44.44%) Atlassian
8 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
8 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (40.74%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
9 11 (40.74%) Test Management
9 11 (40.74%) Logical Data Model
9 11 (40.74%) User Stories
9 11 (40.74%) Project Management
9 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
9 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (40.74%) UML
9 11 (40.74%) SSADM
9 11 (40.74%) RUP
9 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (44.44%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 23 (85.19%) JIRA
2 15 (55.56%) Selenium
2 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 12 (44.44%) Maven
4 11 (40.74%) HP UFT
5 3 (11.11%) WATIR
6 1 (3.70%) JMeter
6 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Analyst
2 14 (51.85%) Test Analyst
3 12 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) BDD
3 21 (77.78%) Scrum
4 14 (51.85%) Automation Testing
5 13 (48.15%) TDD
6 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
6 12 (44.44%) Change Management
6 12 (44.44%) SDLC
6 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (40.74%) Test Management
7 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
7 11 (40.74%) User Stories
7 11 (40.74%) Logical Data Model
7 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling
7 11 (40.74%) Project Management
7 11 (40.74%) UML
7 11 (40.74%) SSADM
7 11 (40.74%) RUP
7 11 (40.74%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) PHP
2 7 (25.93%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.70%) CODA
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) Thunderhead
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