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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 182 174
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 1 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.034% 0.20% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.45% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 16
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1295 1554 1374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 44.41% 44.60% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5883 6310 6020
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Gherkin
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Gherkin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

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
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 28 June 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
Portsmouth - 1 £47,500 - 1
Gherkin
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) QA
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) SpecFlow
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (12.50%) Kanban

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 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (62.50%) SpecFlow
2 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) JBehave
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Quality Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
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