The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Gherkin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 186 195
Rank change year-on-year +27 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.23% 0.12% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.28% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Gherkin is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1278 1433 1322
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 42.56% 41.79% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1325 1193
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Gherkin as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Gherkin in Hampshire

Gherkin
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Gherkin in Hampshire

Gherkin
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Gherkin in Hampshire

Gherkin
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gherkin within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 5 £47,500 -
Southampton - 2 £33,250 -
Gherkin
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Gherkin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Gherkin.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) SpecFlow
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium

Gherkin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) SpecFlow
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Quality Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA