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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank 756 787 860
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +73
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 126 105 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.099% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 0.61% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 110 95 4
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
16911 17085 16406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.05% 16.03% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14296 13902 14129
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 February 2015 within the UK.

Calabash Salary Histogram in the UK

Calabash
Top 27 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 26 February 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 +30 126 £47,500 -9.52% 19
London +6 104 £50,000 -4.76% 18
City of London +11 40 £53,750 -10.41% 4
East of England - 8 £55,000 -
Watford - 5 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £55,000 -
South East -17 4 £33,750 +3.84%
West Midlands - 4 £32,500 -
Warwick - 4 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £45,000 -
Northampton - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £27,500 -
Crawley - 2 £30,750 -
West Sussex - 2 £30,750 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £27,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £26,500 -
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Windsor - 1 £36,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £36,500 -
Norwich - 1 £26,500 -
Preston - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 175 (71.72%) Cucumber
2 167 (68.44%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (59.02%) BDD
4 141 (57.79%) QA
5 129 (52.87%) Ruby
6 122 (50.00%) Apple iOS
7 110 (45.08%) Test Automation
8 107 (43.85%) Selenium
8 107 (43.85%) TDD
9 102 (41.80%) Mobile App
10 94 (38.52%) Android
11 90 (36.89%) Scrum
12 88 (36.07%) Appium
13 85 (34.84%) Java
14 67 (27.46%) SQL
15 60 (24.59%) JUnit
16 59 (24.18%) Open Source
17 56 (22.95%) C#
18 54 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
19 51 (20.90%) Jenkins
20 49 (20.08%) Git (software)
21 48 (19.67%) WebDriver
22 45 (18.44%) Gherkin
23 42 (17.21%) RESTful
23 42 (17.21%) JIRA
23 42 (17.21%) Automation Testing
24 40 (16.39%) WATIR
24 40 (16.39%) NUnit
25 38 (15.57%) Test Scripting
26 36 (14.75%) Software Testing

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (3.69%) CMS
1 9 (3.69%) Confluence
2 6 (2.46%) Node.js
3 3 (1.23%) IIS
4 2 (0.82%) uiautomator
Applications
1 6 (2.46%) HipChat
2 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.46%) HTTP
2 4 (1.64%) Wireless
3 1 (0.41%) SMS
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.89%) MySQL
2 14 (5.74%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.46%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.64%) SQLite
7 3 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 175 (71.72%) Cucumber
2 107 (43.85%) Selenium
3 88 (36.07%) Appium
4 60 (24.59%) JUnit
5 51 (20.90%) Jenkins
6 49 (20.08%) Git (software)
7 48 (19.67%) WebDriver
8 42 (17.21%) JIRA
9 40 (16.39%) WATIR
9 40 (16.39%) NUnit
10 31 (12.70%) SpecFlow
11 23 (9.43%) TeamCity
12 22 (9.02%) JBehave
12 22 (9.02%) Xcode
13 19 (7.79%) JMeter
14 15 (6.15%) RSpec
14 15 (6.15%) Robotium
14 15 (6.15%) Capybara
15 10 (4.10%) LoadRunner
16 9 (3.69%) Rational Robot
General
1 35 (14.34%) Retail
2 32 (13.11%) Finance
3 24 (9.84%) Banking
4 17 (6.97%) Back Office
5 9 (3.69%) Marketing
6 5 (2.05%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.23%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (22.54%) Tester
2 48 (19.67%) Developer
3 38 (15.57%) Test Engineer
4 32 (13.11%) QA Engineer
5 30 (12.30%) Automation Engineer
6 26 (10.66%) Automation Tester
7 25 (10.25%) Mobile Tester
7 25 (10.25%) Analyst
8 20 (8.20%) Mobile Developer
9 17 (6.97%) iOS Developer
10 13 (5.33%) Test Analyst
10 13 (5.33%) Senior Test Engineer
11 10 (4.10%) Senior Tester
11 10 (4.10%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 10 (4.10%) Test Automation Engineer
12 9 (3.69%) Mobile Test Analyst
13 8 (3.28%) QA Analyst
14 7 (2.87%) Senior QA Engineer
14 7 (2.87%) Agile Business Analyst
14 7 (2.87%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (18.44%) Gherkin
2 42 (17.21%) RESTful
3 31 (12.70%) XML
4 30 (12.30%) Web Services
5 17 (6.97%) Middleware
6 16 (6.56%) HTML
6 16 (6.56%) JSON
7 11 (4.51%) .NET
7 11 (4.51%) Cocoa
8 10 (4.10%) iOS SDK
8 10 (4.10%) UIKit
8 10 (4.10%) Android SDK
9 9 (3.69%) AngularJS
9 9 (3.69%) Core Animation
10 8 (3.28%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.28%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (2.87%) REST
11 7 (2.87%) CSS
11 7 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 102 (41.80%) Mobile App
2 59 (24.18%) Open Source
3 24 (9.84%) iPhone
4 20 (8.20%) User Experience
5 19 (7.79%) Blog
6 13 (5.33%) Computer Science
6 13 (5.33%) Online Gambling
7 9 (3.69%) Animation
8 8 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.87%) Mobile Banking
9 7 (2.87%) Blackberry
9 7 (2.87%) iPad
10 5 (2.05%) Video on Demand
10 5 (2.05%) IPTV
10 5 (2.05%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (1.64%) Social Network
11 4 (1.64%) Social Media
12 3 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
13 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 122 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 94 (38.52%) Android
3 31 (12.70%) UNIX
4 23 (9.43%) Linux
5 21 (8.61%) Windows
6 15 (6.15%) Windows Phone
7 11 (4.51%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (2.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (68.44%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (59.02%) BDD
3 110 (45.08%) Test Automation
4 107 (43.85%) TDD
5 90 (36.89%) Scrum
6 54 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (17.21%) Automation Testing
8 38 (15.57%) Test Scripting
9 36 (14.75%) Software Testing
10 35 (14.34%) Automated Testing
11 33 (13.52%) Regression Testing
12 29 (11.89%) OO
12 29 (11.89%) Performance Testing
13 27 (11.07%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (9.84%) Pair Programming
15 23 (9.43%) iOS Development
16 22 (9.02%) E-Commerce
17 21 (8.61%) Manual Testing
18 20 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
19 16 (6.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 129 (52.87%) Ruby
2 85 (34.84%) Java
3 67 (27.46%) SQL
4 56 (22.95%) C#
5 32 (13.11%) JavaScript
6 29 (11.89%) Python
7 28 (11.48%) Objective-C
8 14 (5.74%) Shell Script
9 13 (5.33%) PHP
10 8 (3.28%) C
11 6 (2.46%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.46%) F#
11 6 (2.46%) Perl
12 5 (2.05%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.05%) Tcl
13 4 (1.64%) Korn
14 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.23%) C++
15 1 (0.41%) Scala
15 1 (0.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (6.97%) Degree
2 16 (6.56%) ISEB
3 7 (2.87%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.64%) CSQA
5 3 (1.23%) PMP
5 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.82%) VCP4
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (57.79%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (2.46%) ZABBIX
1 6 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.46%) StatsD
1 6 (2.46%) Graphite
2 3 (1.23%) logstash
3 1 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 14 (5.74%) Google
2 9 (3.69%) Oracle
3 7 (2.87%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.46%) New Relic
4 6 (2.46%) Apple
5 2 (0.82%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.41%) SAP
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago