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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank 836 816 840
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 63 94 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.081% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 61 88 37
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +37.50%

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
19258 18753 16238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.35% 16.11% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 15541 13831
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Calabash Salary Histogram in the UK

Calabash
Top 22 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 1 September 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
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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 -10 62 £56,250 +2.27% 6
London -30 43 £65,000 +23.80% 5
East of England +5 11 £37,500 -31.81%
Ipswich - 8 £37,500 -
Suffolk - 8 £37,500 -
City of London +20 5 £40,000 -31.91% 2
South East +13 5 £37,500 -31.81%
Farnham - 4 £37,500 -
Surrey - 4 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands 0 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Nottingham - 2 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £60,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £33,125 -
North West +2 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Chester - 1 £42,500 - 1
Crawley - 1 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 -

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 112 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (63.16%) Cucumber
3 89 (58.55%) Selenium
4 83 (54.61%) Apple iOS
5 82 (53.95%) Appium
6 77 (50.66%) Android
7 75 (49.34%) BDD
8 74 (48.68%) Java
9 71 (46.71%) Mobile App
10 64 (42.11%) QA
11 62 (40.79%) Ruby
12 59 (38.82%) Test Automation
13 45 (29.61%) SQL
14 44 (28.95%) C#
15 41 (26.97%) OO
15 41 (26.97%) Automated Testing
15 41 (26.97%) WebDriver
16 39 (25.66%) TDD
17 38 (25.00%) JavaScript
18 36 (23.68%) Scrum
18 36 (23.68%) Automation Testing
19 33 (21.71%) JUnit
19 33 (21.71%) XML
20 26 (17.11%) UNIX
20 26 (17.11%) Python
20 26 (17.11%) SpecFlow
21 23 (15.13%) Jenkins
21 23 (15.13%) Open Source
22 22 (14.47%) REST
22 22 (14.47%) MySQL

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (1.97%) Node.js
2 2 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) CMS
3 1 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) GitHub
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) Internet
2 3 (1.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.47%) MySQL
2 11 (7.24%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.92%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.95%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.66%) SQLite
7 1 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 96 (63.16%) Cucumber
2 89 (58.55%) Selenium
3 82 (53.95%) Appium
4 41 (26.97%) WebDriver
5 33 (21.71%) JUnit
6 26 (17.11%) SpecFlow
7 23 (15.13%) Jenkins
8 21 (13.82%) SoapUI
9 20 (13.16%) JIRA
10 19 (12.50%) Git (software)
11 17 (11.18%) NUnit
12 16 (10.53%) Xcode
12 16 (10.53%) Robotium
13 15 (9.87%) FitNesse
14 11 (7.24%) eggPlant
15 10 (6.58%) JBehave
15 10 (6.58%) JMeter
16 8 (5.26%) Bugzilla
16 8 (5.26%) WATIR
17 7 (4.61%) jMock
General
1 22 (14.47%) Finance
2 18 (11.84%) Games
3 10 (6.58%) Retail
4 5 (3.29%) Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Law
6 1 (0.66%) Publishing
6 1 (0.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (28.29%) Developer
2 42 (27.63%) Tester
3 20 (13.16%) Mobile Tester
4 19 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 17 (11.18%) Analyst
6 15 (9.87%) QA Engineer
7 14 (9.21%) QA Tester
7 14 (9.21%) Test Analyst
7 14 (9.21%) Android Developer
7 14 (9.21%) Automation Engineer
8 12 (7.89%) Automation Tester
9 10 (6.58%) Mobile Developer
10 9 (5.92%) Test Automation Engineer
11 8 (5.26%) Automated Tester
11 8 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
11 8 (5.26%) Technical Tester
11 8 (5.26%) Java Developer
11 8 (5.26%) QA Analyst
11 8 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
12 7 (4.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.71%) XML
2 22 (14.47%) REST
3 20 (13.16%) HTML
4 19 (12.50%) RESTful
5 18 (11.84%) Web Services
5 18 (11.84%) Gherkin
6 17 (11.18%) .NET
6 17 (11.18%) JSON
7 13 (8.55%) AngularJS
8 11 (7.24%) CSS
8 11 (7.24%) SOAP
9 9 (5.92%) J2SE
10 8 (5.26%) DOM
11 6 (3.95%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.95%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (2.63%) Backbone.js
12 4 (2.63%) SignalR
12 4 (2.63%) JPA
12 4 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (2.63%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (46.71%) Mobile App
2 20 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.92%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.92%) User Experience
4 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.26%) Online Games
5 3 (1.97%) iPhone
5 3 (1.97%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.32%) Physics
6 2 (1.32%) Blog
7 1 (0.66%) Social Network
7 1 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 83 (54.61%) Apple iOS
2 77 (50.66%) Android
3 26 (17.11%) UNIX
4 12 (7.89%) Windows
5 3 (1.97%) Linux
5 3 (1.97%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (49.34%) BDD
3 59 (38.82%) Test Automation
4 41 (26.97%) Automated Testing
4 41 (26.97%) OO
5 39 (25.66%) TDD
6 36 (23.68%) Scrum
6 36 (23.68%) Automation Testing
7 23 (15.13%) Open Source
8 21 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (13.16%) E-Commerce
9 20 (13.16%) Android Development
10 19 (12.50%) Mobile Development
10 19 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 19 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 18 (11.84%) Analytics
12 17 (11.18%) Software Testing
13 16 (10.53%) iOS Development
14 15 (9.87%) Regression Testing
15 14 (9.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (48.68%) Java
2 62 (40.79%) Ruby
3 45 (29.61%) SQL
4 44 (28.95%) C#
5 38 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 26 (17.11%) Python
7 16 (10.53%) C
8 13 (8.55%) Objective-C
9 10 (6.58%) Groovy
10 9 (5.92%) Bash Shell
11 8 (5.26%) PHP
11 8 (5.26%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.95%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.63%) Scala
13 4 (2.63%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.97%) Perl
15 1 (0.66%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (13.82%) Degree
2 8 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (14.47%) Google
2 10 (6.58%) Oracle
3 8 (5.26%) Apple
4 4 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.32%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (1.32%) Yahoo!
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