The table below looks at the statistics for Calabash skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Calabash over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calabash
Rank 252 235 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.098% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.080% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,250 -
% change year-on-year
+40.12% -
Calabash
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1247 1022 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.99% 14.28% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 897 1035
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Calabash
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Calabash across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Calabash Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Calabash
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Calabash Salary Trend in the North West

Calabash
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Calabash within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 1 £35,000 -9.09%
Calabash
England

Calabash
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Calabash 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 Calabash.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Calabash 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 Calabash. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin