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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calabash
Rank 805 836 896
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +60
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 99 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.032% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.21% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 94 32 5
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,250 -
% change year-on-year
+40.12% -

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
18855 16587 16957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.26% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15640 14144 14671
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Calabash Salary Histogram in the UK

Calabash
Top 16 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 22 August 2014. 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 +49 98 £55,000 +10.00% 19
London +55 80 £52,500 +5.00% 15
City of London +9 19 £56,250 +18.42% 6
East of England - 8 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £65,000 - 2
Northampton - 7 £65,000 - 2
Watford - 7 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands - 7 £65,000 - 2
Bristol -1 2 £23,000 -31.85%
South West -16 2 £23,000 -31.85%
Manchester -10 1 £35,000 -9.09%
North West -26 1 £35,000 -9.09%
South Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £50,000 -

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 148 (73.63%) Cucumber
2 123 (61.19%) BDD
3 114 (56.72%) Selenium
4 108 (53.73%) Test Automation
5 97 (48.26%) Ruby
6 93 (46.27%) Android
7 88 (43.78%) Java
8 87 (43.28%) Mobile App
9 83 (41.29%) Apple iOS
10 78 (38.81%) TDD
11 77 (38.31%) QA
12 75 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
13 65 (32.34%) Scrum
14 64 (31.84%) Robotium
15 62 (30.85%) Continuous Integration
16 57 (28.36%) WebDriver
17 56 (27.86%) Jenkins
17 56 (27.86%) Web Services
18 49 (24.38%) Regression Testing
18 49 (24.38%) Finance
19 48 (23.88%) JBehave
20 45 (22.39%) Test Scripting
21 43 (21.39%) JUnit
22 42 (20.90%) Automated Testing
23 41 (20.40%) C#
24 40 (19.90%) JIRA
25 38 (18.91%) Open Source
26 35 (17.41%) Retail
27 34 (16.92%) Gherkin
28 29 (14.43%) SQL

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (1.00%) CMS
1 2 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.48%) GitHub
2 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (5.97%) MySQL
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 148 (73.63%) Cucumber
2 114 (56.72%) Selenium
3 64 (31.84%) Robotium
4 57 (28.36%) WebDriver
5 56 (27.86%) Jenkins
6 48 (23.88%) JBehave
7 43 (21.39%) JUnit
8 40 (19.90%) JIRA
9 27 (13.43%) NUnit
9 27 (13.43%) WATIR
10 26 (12.94%) Git (software)
11 23 (11.44%) SoapUI
11 23 (11.44%) TeamCity
12 22 (10.95%) Capybara
13 19 (9.45%) Hudson
14 16 (7.96%) Xcode
14 16 (7.96%) CruiseControl
15 15 (7.46%) eggPlant
16 14 (6.97%) Maven
17 13 (6.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 49 (24.38%) Finance
2 35 (17.41%) Retail
3 24 (11.94%) Banking
4 17 (8.46%) Games
5 11 (5.47%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.48%) Publishing
7 7 (3.48%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.49%) Music Industry
9 3 (1.49%) Marketing
10 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (21.39%) Developer
2 41 (20.40%) Tester
3 38 (18.91%) Test Engineer
4 27 (13.43%) QA Engineer
5 26 (12.94%) Mobile Tester
5 26 (12.94%) Analyst
6 19 (9.45%) Test Analyst
6 19 (9.45%) Senior Test Engineer
6 19 (9.45%) Automation Engineer
7 16 (7.96%) Senior Tester
8 11 (5.47%) Test Leader
9 10 (4.98%) Mobile Test Analyst
10 8 (3.98%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Ruby Developer
11 7 (3.48%) Automation Tester
11 7 (3.48%) Android Developer
12 5 (2.49%) ScrumMaster
12 5 (2.49%) Automation Analyst
12 5 (2.49%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.49%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (27.86%) Web Services
2 34 (16.92%) Gherkin
3 22 (10.95%) REST
4 17 (8.46%) SOAP
5 16 (7.96%) RESTful
6 15 (7.46%) .NET
7 14 (6.97%) XML
8 12 (5.97%) HTML
9 9 (4.48%) .NET Framework
10 8 (3.98%) Android SDK
11 6 (2.99%) HTML5
12 5 (2.49%) CSS
12 5 (2.49%) LAMP
13 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (1.49%) SignalR
14 3 (1.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (1.49%) NHibernate
15 2 (1.00%) JSON
15 2 (1.00%) Middleware
15 2 (1.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 87 (43.28%) Mobile App
2 38 (18.91%) Open Source
3 21 (10.45%) Blackberry
4 15 (7.46%) Mobile Banking
4 15 (7.46%) Mobile Payment
5 12 (5.97%) Online Gambling
6 10 (4.98%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.49%) iPhone
9 4 (1.99%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.49%) iPad
10 3 (1.49%) Social Network
11 1 (0.50%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.50%) Social Media
11 1 (0.50%) Replication
11 1 (0.50%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 93 (46.27%) Android
2 83 (41.29%) Apple iOS
3 27 (13.43%) UNIX
4 24 (11.94%) Windows
5 18 (8.96%) Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (61.19%) BDD
2 108 (53.73%) Test Automation
3 78 (38.81%) TDD
4 75 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (32.34%) Scrum
6 62 (30.85%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (24.38%) Regression Testing
8 45 (22.39%) Test Scripting
9 42 (20.90%) Automated Testing
10 28 (13.93%) Software Testing
11 25 (12.44%) Automation Testing
12 22 (10.95%) OO
13 21 (10.45%) E-Commerce
14 17 (8.46%) SOA
15 14 (6.97%) Android Development
16 9 (4.48%) Agile Testing
16 9 (4.48%) Usability Testing
16 9 (4.48%) Integration Testing
17 8 (3.98%) Software Engineering
17 8 (3.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (48.26%) Ruby
2 88 (43.78%) Java
3 41 (20.40%) C#
4 29 (14.43%) SQL
5 18 (8.96%) Groovy
6 15 (7.46%) Python
7 10 (4.98%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.98%) Perl
8 8 (3.98%) C
9 7 (3.48%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.99%) C++
10 4 (1.99%) PHP
11 3 (1.49%) Korn
12 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.50%) XQuery
13 1 (0.50%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (6.47%) ISTQB
1 13 (6.47%) Degree
2 9 (4.48%) ISEB
3 6 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (38.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (4.48%) Google
2 8 (3.98%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.48%) HP
4 6 (2.99%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.99%) Oracle
6 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.50%) Facebook
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + plus bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + gen
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £65000 per annum + Generous packake
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Gen Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 45000-60000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 days ago