Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gherkin
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 269 247
Rank change year-on-year +4 -22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Gherkin 5 1 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.078% 0.015% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.035% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 28
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +66.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £47,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,750 £52,500 £47,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +12.50%

Gherkin is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2802 2883 2929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 43.58% 42.06% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2542 2636 2562
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.84% +1.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £59,950
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Gherkin in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 3 £40,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £40,000 -
Gherkin
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) API Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Xbox
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

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 (40.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) JBehave
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) API Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft