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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank 166 161 190
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +29
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 18 34 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.51% 0.86% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 2.35% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 1
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1335 1444 1425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.81% 36.73% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1217 1292
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £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 August 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 August 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
Winchester - 9 £45,000 -
Southampton +3 7 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Portsmouth +10 2 £25,500 - 1
Gherkin
South East

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) JIRA
2 21 (91.30%) BDD
3 19 (82.61%) Scrum
4 12 (52.17%) Atlassian
4 12 (52.17%) Business Analysis
4 12 (52.17%) Change Management
4 12 (52.17%) Confluence
4 12 (52.17%) SDLC
5 11 (47.83%) Logical Data Model
5 11 (47.83%) Automation Testing
5 11 (47.83%) Waterfall
5 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
5 11 (47.83%) Selenium
5 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (47.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (47.83%) QA
5 11 (47.83%) SSADM
5 11 (47.83%) RUP
5 11 (47.83%) UML
5 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
5 11 (47.83%) Project Management
6 10 (43.48%) TDD
7 9 (39.13%) Maven
7 9 (39.13%) Regression Testing
7 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Test Management
7 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (39.13%) Linux
7 9 (39.13%) HP UFT

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (52.17%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) JIRA
2 11 (47.83%) Selenium
2 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
3 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
3 9 (39.13%) Maven
4 2 (8.70%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Business Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Business Analyst
3 10 (43.48%) Test Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) BDD
3 19 (82.61%) Scrum
4 12 (52.17%) Business Analysis
4 12 (52.17%) Change Management
4 12 (52.17%) SDLC
5 11 (47.83%) Waterfall
5 11 (47.83%) Automation Testing
5 11 (47.83%) Logical Data Model
5 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
5 11 (47.83%) Project Management
5 11 (47.83%) UML
5 11 (47.83%) SSADM
5 11 (47.83%) RUP
5 11 (47.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (43.48%) TDD
7 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Regression Testing
7 9 (39.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) PHP
2 7 (30.43%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.35%) CODA
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Thunderhead
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago