The first table below looks at the demand for Gherkin skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gherkin
Rank 447 439 434
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.017% 0.009% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.023% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £44,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +27.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9030 8566 9891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.47% 38.20% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7778 7624 8997
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Gherkin
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Gherkin Salary Trend in the South East

Gherkin
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -9 2 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Berkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Gherkin
England

Gherkin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 9 (75.00%) User Stories
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) JIRA
3 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) Planning Poker
5 4 (33.33%) Marketing
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Billing
5 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Behat
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Maven
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) Ant
7 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Publishing
7 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Selenium
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) System Testing

Gherkin
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Behat
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 2 (16.67%) Ant
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) JSF
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 9 (75.00%) User Stories
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) Planning Poker
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) System Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago