The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 51 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 2 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.59% 3.99% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 8.07% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £25,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Gherkin
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 223 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 50.00% 49.45% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138 165 164
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Gherkin across the Portsmouth region.

Gherkin Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Gherkin
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) WATIR
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) WATIR
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
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