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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank 761 823 866
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +43
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 111 101 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.085% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 0.53% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 94 84 13
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 -
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -

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
17953 19035 16269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.32% 16.08% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15052 15854 13877
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Calabash Salary Histogram in the UK

Calabash
Top 21 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 6 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 +37 110 £48,750 -11.36% 22
London +23 89 £50,000 -9.09% 15
City of London +12 22 £47,500 -20.83% 1
North West - 9 £40,000 - 3
South East +18 7 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Manchester - 5 £40,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £42,500 - 2
Warwickshire - 3 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Warwick - 3 £32,500 -
Chester - 3 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £32,500 -
Farnham - 2 £40,000 - 1
Bristol +1 1 £60,000 +140.00% 1
South West -9 1 £60,000 +140.00% 1
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £33,500 -
Crawley - 1 £33,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Preston - 1 £35,000 -

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 185 (73.12%) Cucumber
2 177 (69.96%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (54.94%) BDD
3 139 (54.94%) QA
4 138 (54.55%) Apple iOS
5 127 (50.20%) Ruby
6 118 (46.64%) Selenium
7 116 (45.85%) Test Automation
8 108 (42.69%) TDD
9 107 (42.29%) Android
10 106 (41.90%) Mobile App
11 103 (40.71%) Java
12 102 (40.32%) Appium
13 85 (33.60%) Scrum
14 71 (28.06%) SQL
15 63 (24.90%) JUnit
16 58 (22.92%) WebDriver
17 57 (22.53%) C#
18 56 (22.13%) Jenkins
19 52 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
20 51 (20.16%) Open Source
20 51 (20.16%) Automation Testing
21 50 (19.76%) Automated Testing
22 48 (18.97%) JavaScript
23 38 (15.02%) Git (software)
23 38 (15.02%) RESTful
23 38 (15.02%) SpecFlow
24 37 (14.62%) Gherkin
24 37 (14.62%) NUnit
25 35 (13.83%) Retail

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (3.95%) CMS
2 3 (1.19%) Confluence
2 3 (1.19%) Node.js
2 3 (1.19%) IIS
3 2 (0.79%) uiautomator
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.79%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.16%) HTTP
2 6 (2.37%) Internet
3 3 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.46%) MySQL
2 13 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.98%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.58%) SQLite
7 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.40%) Redis
7 1 (0.40%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 185 (73.12%) Cucumber
2 118 (46.64%) Selenium
3 102 (40.32%) Appium
4 63 (24.90%) JUnit
5 58 (22.92%) WebDriver
6 56 (22.13%) Jenkins
7 38 (15.02%) SpecFlow
7 38 (15.02%) Git (software)
8 37 (14.62%) NUnit
9 32 (12.65%) JIRA
10 28 (11.07%) WATIR
11 27 (10.67%) Xcode
12 23 (9.09%) Robotium
13 21 (8.30%) JMeter
14 18 (7.11%) TeamCity
15 17 (6.72%) JBehave
16 11 (4.35%) RSpec
16 11 (4.35%) Eclipse
17 10 (3.95%) eggPlant
17 10 (3.95%) Gradle
General
1 35 (13.83%) Retail
2 30 (11.86%) Finance
3 23 (9.09%) Banking
4 14 (5.53%) Back Office
5 5 (1.98%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.79%) Games
7 2 (0.79%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
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 58 (22.92%) Tester
2 54 (21.34%) Developer
3 32 (12.65%) Test Engineer
3 32 (12.65%) Automation Tester
4 31 (12.25%) QA Engineer
5 28 (11.07%) Mobile Tester
6 26 (10.28%) Analyst
7 24 (9.49%) Automation Engineer
8 22 (8.70%) iOS Developer
8 22 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
9 14 (5.53%) Test Analyst
10 10 (3.95%) Senior Tester
10 10 (3.95%) Senior Test Engineer
11 9 (3.56%) Senior QA Engineer
12 8 (3.16%) Agile Business Analyst
12 8 (3.16%) Senior Automation Tester
12 8 (3.16%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.16%) Software Tester
13 7 (2.77%) QA Leader
13 7 (2.77%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.02%) RESTful
2 37 (14.62%) Gherkin
3 33 (13.04%) XML
4 29 (11.46%) Web Services
5 23 (9.09%) HTML
5 23 (9.09%) JSON
6 16 (6.32%) .NET
7 15 (5.93%) Cocoa
8 13 (5.14%) Middleware
8 13 (5.14%) CSS
9 10 (3.95%) AngularJS
10 9 (3.56%) UIKit
10 9 (3.56%) J2SE
11 8 (3.16%) DOM
11 8 (3.16%) XSLT
11 8 (3.16%) Core Animation
12 7 (2.77%) iOS SDK
12 7 (2.77%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (2.37%) REST
13 6 (2.37%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 106 (41.90%) Mobile App
2 51 (20.16%) Open Source
3 20 (7.91%) iPhone
3 20 (7.91%) User Experience
4 15 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.53%) Blog
6 13 (5.14%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.35%) Blackberry
8 8 (3.16%) Animation
9 6 (2.37%) Online Gambling
10 5 (1.98%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.98%) Over-the-Top Content
10 5 (1.98%) iPad
10 5 (1.98%) IPTV
10 5 (1.98%) Social Network
10 5 (1.98%) Video on Demand
11 4 (1.58%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (1.19%) Social Media
12 3 (1.19%) Statistics
13 2 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 138 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 107 (42.29%) Android
3 33 (13.04%) UNIX
4 22 (8.70%) Windows
5 16 (6.32%) Linux
5 16 (6.32%) Windows Phone
6 11 (4.35%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (1.58%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (69.96%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (54.94%) BDD
3 116 (45.85%) Test Automation
4 108 (42.69%) TDD
5 85 (33.60%) Scrum
6 52 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (20.16%) Automation Testing
8 50 (19.76%) Automated Testing
9 34 (13.44%) Regression Testing
10 33 (13.04%) Software Testing
10 33 (13.04%) Mobile Development
11 28 (11.07%) Pair Programming
11 28 (11.07%) OO
12 27 (10.67%) Performance Testing
12 27 (10.67%) iOS Development
13 25 (9.88%) Test Scripting
13 25 (9.88%) E-Commerce
14 24 (9.49%) Manual Testing
15 22 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
16 19 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (50.20%) Ruby
2 103 (40.71%) Java
3 71 (28.06%) SQL
4 57 (22.53%) C#
5 48 (18.97%) JavaScript
6 34 (13.44%) Python
7 31 (12.25%) Objective-C
8 21 (8.30%) C
9 16 (6.32%) Shell Script
10 15 (5.93%) PHP
11 9 (3.56%) Apple Swift
12 6 (2.37%) Perl
13 5 (1.98%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.19%) Tcl
14 3 (1.19%) Groovy
15 2 (0.79%) Korn
15 2 (0.79%) C++
15 2 (0.79%) Scala
15 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (7.11%) Degree
2 14 (5.53%) ISEB
3 9 (3.56%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.79%) PMP
5 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.79%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (54.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.40%) StatsD
1 1 (0.40%) logstash
1 1 (0.40%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (9.09%) Google
2 7 (2.77%) Oracle
2 7 (2.77%) Apple
3 5 (1.98%) Yahoo!
4 3 (1.19%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.19%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.40%) New Relic
5 1 (0.40%) SAP
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