The table below looks at the statistics for Calabash skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Calabash over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank 780 781 875
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +94
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 112 115 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.63% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 92 101 10
Average salary £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.69% -35.00%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17377 18136 16257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 16.20% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14595 14832 13860
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Calabash
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Calabash Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Calabash
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Calabash within the UK.

Calabash Salary Trend in the UK

Calabash
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Calabash over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Calabash Salary Histogram in the UK

Calabash
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Calabash within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +9 112 £45,500 -13.33% 22
London +24 96 £50,000 -4.76% 20
City of London -5 39 £48,750 -18.75% 7
North West - 4 £40,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 4 £32,500 -
Warwick - 4 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £32,500 -
Manchester - 3 £40,000 - 2
South East -6 2 £34,500 +6.15%
South West - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Northampton - 2 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £45,000 -
East of England - 2 £41,250 -
Preston - 1 £35,000 -
Watford - 1 £55,000 -
Windsor - 1 £36,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £36,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £27,500 -
Crawley - 1 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 176 (71.26%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (70.04%) Cucumber
3 148 (59.92%) BDD
4 141 (57.09%) QA
5 134 (54.25%) Ruby
6 133 (53.85%) Apple iOS
7 118 (47.77%) TDD
8 111 (44.94%) Test Automation
9 104 (42.11%) Selenium
10 103 (41.70%) Android
11 102 (41.30%) Mobile App
12 94 (38.06%) Appium
13 90 (36.44%) Java
14 88 (35.63%) Scrum
15 66 (26.72%) SQL
16 56 (22.67%) JUnit
17 55 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
18 54 (21.86%) C#
19 53 (21.46%) Open Source
20 51 (20.65%) Jenkins
21 49 (19.84%) Automation Testing
21 49 (19.84%) WebDriver
22 48 (19.43%) Git (software)
23 40 (16.19%) JavaScript
24 39 (15.79%) RESTful
24 39 (15.79%) JIRA
25 38 (15.38%) Retail
26 37 (14.98%) Automated Testing
27 36 (14.57%) Gherkin
28 34 (13.77%) Objective-C

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.64%) CMS
2 8 (3.24%) Confluence
3 5 (2.02%) Node.js
4 2 (0.81%) uiautomator
4 2 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) HipChat
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.24%) HTTP
2 4 (1.62%) Wireless
3 2 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.53%) MySQL
2 13 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.02%) SQLite
5 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 173 (70.04%) Cucumber
2 104 (42.11%) Selenium
3 94 (38.06%) Appium
4 56 (22.67%) JUnit
5 51 (20.65%) Jenkins
6 49 (19.84%) WebDriver
7 48 (19.43%) Git (software)
8 39 (15.79%) JIRA
9 34 (13.77%) NUnit
10 32 (12.96%) WATIR
11 31 (12.55%) SpecFlow
12 25 (10.12%) Xcode
13 20 (8.10%) JMeter
13 20 (8.10%) TeamCity
14 18 (7.29%) Robotium
15 17 (6.88%) JBehave
16 14 (5.67%) RSpec
17 11 (4.45%) Capybara
17 11 (4.45%) Gradle
18 10 (4.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (15.38%) Retail
2 30 (12.15%) Finance
3 21 (8.50%) Banking
4 16 (6.48%) Back Office
5 5 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.62%) Marketing
7 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.21%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (22.67%) Tester
2 53 (21.46%) Developer
3 37 (14.98%) Test Engineer
4 31 (12.55%) QA Engineer
5 29 (11.74%) Automation Tester
6 27 (10.93%) Analyst
7 26 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
8 25 (10.12%) Mobile Tester
9 23 (9.31%) iOS Developer
9 23 (9.31%) Mobile Developer
10 16 (6.48%) Test Analyst
11 10 (4.05%) Senior Test Engineer
12 9 (3.64%) Senior Tester
12 9 (3.64%) Mobile Test Analyst
13 8 (3.24%) QA Analyst
13 8 (3.24%) Senior QA Engineer
13 8 (3.24%) Software Tester
13 8 (3.24%) Junior
14 7 (2.83%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
14 7 (2.83%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.79%) RESTful
2 36 (14.57%) Gherkin
3 32 (12.96%) XML
4 24 (9.72%) Web Services
5 22 (8.91%) JSON
6 19 (7.69%) HTML
7 16 (6.48%) Cocoa
8 15 (6.07%) Middleware
9 11 (4.45%) .NET
10 10 (4.05%) Android SDK
10 10 (4.05%) iOS SDK
10 10 (4.05%) UIKit
11 9 (3.64%) Core Animation
12 8 (3.24%) XSLT
13 7 (2.83%) ASP.NET
13 7 (2.83%) CSS
13 7 (2.83%) AngularJS
13 7 (2.83%) REST
13 7 (2.83%) HTML5
14 6 (2.43%) MvvmCross
Miscellaneous
1 102 (41.30%) Mobile App
2 53 (21.46%) Open Source
3 23 (9.31%) iPhone
4 22 (8.91%) User Experience
5 18 (7.29%) Blog
6 12 (4.86%) Computer Science
7 10 (4.05%) Online Gambling
7 10 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.64%) Animation
9 7 (2.83%) Blackberry
9 7 (2.83%) iPad
10 5 (2.02%) Over-the-Top Content
10 5 (2.02%) IPTV
10 5 (2.02%) Video on Demand
11 4 (1.62%) Social Network
11 4 (1.62%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (1.21%) Statistics
12 3 (1.21%) Social Media
12 3 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 133 (53.85%) Apple iOS
2 103 (41.70%) Android
3 26 (10.53%) UNIX
4 22 (8.91%) Windows
5 20 (8.10%) Linux
6 16 (6.48%) Windows Phone
7 11 (4.45%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (2.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (71.26%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (59.92%) BDD
3 118 (47.77%) TDD
4 111 (44.94%) Test Automation
5 88 (35.63%) Scrum
6 55 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (19.84%) Automation Testing
8 37 (14.98%) Automated Testing
9 34 (13.77%) Software Testing
10 31 (12.55%) Performance Testing
11 30 (12.15%) Regression Testing
11 30 (12.15%) Test Scripting
12 29 (11.74%) iOS Development
13 28 (11.34%) OO
14 26 (10.53%) Pair Programming
15 23 (9.31%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (8.50%) E-Commerce
16 21 (8.50%) Manual Testing
17 19 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (6.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 134 (54.25%) Ruby
2 90 (36.44%) Java
3 66 (26.72%) SQL
4 54 (21.86%) C#
5 40 (16.19%) JavaScript
6 34 (13.77%) Objective-C
7 31 (12.55%) Python
8 17 (6.88%) Shell Script
9 15 (6.07%) PHP
10 11 (4.45%) C
11 6 (2.43%) Perl
12 5 (2.02%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.02%) Tcl
12 5 (2.02%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.02%) F#
13 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.21%) C++
14 2 (0.81%) Korn
15 1 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (7.29%) Degree
2 16 (6.48%) ISEB
3 10 (4.05%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.62%) CSQA
5 3 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.21%) PMP
5 3 (1.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (57.09%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) ZABBIX
1 5 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.02%) StatsD
1 5 (2.02%) Graphite
2 3 (1.21%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (8.10%) Google
2 7 (2.83%) Xamarin
2 7 (2.83%) Oracle
3 6 (2.43%) Apple
4 5 (2.02%) Yahoo!
4 5 (2.02%) New Relic
5 1 (0.40%) SAP
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft
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