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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank 793 841 879
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +38
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 99 105 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.089% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.55% 0.55% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 84 89 14
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
17843 19179 15997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 16.22% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14903 16154 13633
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 May 2015 within the UK.

Calabash Salary Histogram in the UK

Calabash
Top 18 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 May 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 +54 98 £50,000 -9.09% 14
London +26 79 £52,500 -6.66% 12
City of London +23 12 £53,750 -10.41% 2
North West +10 8 £41,250 +17.85% 1
South East +21 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Manchester +5 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Surrey - 4 £42,500 -
South West -13 3 £57,500 +91.66%
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 -
Chester - 3 £45,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £57,500 -
Dorset - 2 £57,500 -
Farnham - 2 £40,000 -
Bristol -6 1 £60,000 +100.00%
Crawley - 1 £33,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £33,500 -

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 170 (75.56%) Cucumber
2 160 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (55.56%) BDD
4 120 (53.33%) QA
5 119 (52.89%) Ruby
6 115 (51.11%) Apple iOS
7 111 (49.33%) Selenium
8 109 (48.44%) Test Automation
9 104 (46.22%) Appium
10 98 (43.56%) Java
11 93 (41.33%) Mobile App
12 92 (40.89%) Android
13 90 (40.00%) TDD
14 74 (32.89%) SQL
15 69 (30.67%) Scrum
16 60 (26.67%) JUnit
17 56 (24.89%) WebDriver
18 48 (21.33%) Open Source
18 48 (21.33%) Automation Testing
19 47 (20.89%) C#
20 46 (20.44%) Automated Testing
20 46 (20.44%) Jenkins
21 45 (20.00%) JavaScript
22 43 (19.11%) Continuous Integration
23 36 (16.00%) SpecFlow
24 35 (15.56%) XML
24 35 (15.56%) UNIX
24 35 (15.56%) OO
25 34 (15.11%) Python
25 34 (15.11%) RESTful

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (0.89%) Node.js
2 2 (0.89%) uiautomator
2 2 (0.89%) IIS
3 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.89%) GitHub
3 1 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.00%) HTTP
2 5 (2.22%) Internet
3 3 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.67%) MySQL
2 13 (5.78%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.78%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 170 (75.56%) Cucumber
2 111 (49.33%) Selenium
3 104 (46.22%) Appium
4 60 (26.67%) JUnit
5 56 (24.89%) WebDriver
6 46 (20.44%) Jenkins
7 36 (16.00%) SpecFlow
8 29 (12.89%) Git (software)
8 29 (12.89%) NUnit
9 26 (11.56%) JIRA
10 24 (10.67%) WATIR
11 23 (10.22%) JMeter
12 22 (9.78%) Xcode
12 22 (9.78%) Robotium
13 14 (6.22%) JBehave
14 13 (5.78%) TeamCity
14 13 (5.78%) eggPlant
15 12 (5.33%) SoapUI
16 11 (4.89%) FitNesse
16 11 (4.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (13.33%) Retail
2 28 (12.44%) Finance
3 20 (8.89%) Banking
4 12 (5.33%) Back Office
5 6 (2.67%) Games
6 5 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (23.56%) Tester
2 47 (20.89%) Developer
3 28 (12.44%) Test Engineer
3 28 (12.44%) QA Engineer
3 28 (12.44%) Automation Tester
4 26 (11.56%) Mobile Tester
5 24 (10.67%) Analyst
6 21 (9.33%) Automation Engineer
7 20 (8.89%) Mobile Developer
8 16 (7.11%) iOS Developer
9 14 (6.22%) Test Analyst
10 9 (4.00%) Senior Tester
10 9 (4.00%) Senior QA Engineer
11 7 (3.11%) QA Analyst
11 7 (3.11%) Senior Automation Tester
11 7 (3.11%) Software Tester
12 6 (2.67%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.67%) Software Engineer
12 6 (2.67%) Senior Test Engineer
12 6 (2.67%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.56%) XML
2 34 (15.11%) RESTful
3 33 (14.67%) Gherkin
4 25 (11.11%) Web Services
5 21 (9.33%) HTML
5 21 (9.33%) JSON
6 13 (5.78%) .NET
7 11 (4.89%) CSS
7 11 (4.89%) Middleware
7 11 (4.89%) Cocoa
8 9 (4.00%) XSLT
8 9 (4.00%) J2SE
8 9 (4.00%) REST
9 8 (3.56%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.56%) DOM
10 5 (2.22%) Cocoa Touch
10 5 (2.22%) UIKit
10 5 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (1.78%) Backbone.js
11 4 (1.78%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 93 (41.33%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.11%) User Experience
3 15 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.33%) Blog
4 12 (5.33%) iPhone
5 9 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.22%) Social Network
6 5 (2.22%) Online Gambling
6 5 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.78%) Animation
8 3 (1.33%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.33%) IPTV
8 3 (1.33%) Statistics
8 3 (1.33%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.89%) Social Media
9 2 (0.89%) Equities
9 2 (0.89%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 115 (51.11%) Apple iOS
2 92 (40.89%) Android
3 35 (15.56%) UNIX
4 19 (8.44%) Windows
5 15 (6.67%) Linux
6 13 (5.78%) Windows Phone
7 10 (4.44%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (55.56%) BDD
3 109 (48.44%) Test Automation
4 90 (40.00%) TDD
5 69 (30.67%) Scrum
6 48 (21.33%) Open Source
6 48 (21.33%) Automation Testing
7 46 (20.44%) Automated Testing
8 43 (19.11%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (15.56%) OO
10 33 (14.67%) Regression Testing
11 29 (12.89%) Software Testing
11 29 (12.89%) Mobile Development
12 28 (12.44%) Pair Programming
13 27 (12.00%) Performance Testing
13 27 (12.00%) SDLC
14 24 (10.67%) E-Commerce
14 24 (10.67%) Manual Testing
15 23 (10.22%) Test Scripting
16 20 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 119 (52.89%) Ruby
2 98 (43.56%) Java
3 74 (32.89%) SQL
4 47 (20.89%) C#
5 45 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 34 (15.11%) Python
7 22 (9.78%) Objective-C
8 21 (9.33%) C
9 17 (7.56%) Shell Script
10 16 (7.11%) PHP
11 9 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.11%) Groovy
13 6 (2.67%) Perl
14 5 (2.22%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.22%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.33%) Tcl
16 2 (0.89%) Scala
16 2 (0.89%) Korn
16 2 (0.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (7.56%) Degree
2 11 (4.89%) ISEB
3 9 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.89%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (53.33%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (9.78%) Google
2 11 (4.89%) Oracle
3 7 (3.11%) Apple
4 5 (2.22%) Yahoo!
5 2 (0.89%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.89%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.44%) SAP
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
North London
The App Business
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago