The table below looks at the statistics for Calabash skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Calabash over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank - 227 214
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.033% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £23,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +37.50%
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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1228 1050 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.54% 17.26% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 891 759
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Calabash
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Calabash Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Calabash
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Calabash Salary Trend in the South West

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) eggPlant
2 2 (66.67%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) eggPlant
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SOASTA, Inc