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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calabash
Rank 809 820 892
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +72
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 93 56 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.052% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.35% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 85 52 9
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,500 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -

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
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
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 £62,500 £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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Calabash Salary Histogram in the UK

Calabash
Top 13 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 19 September 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 +19 93 £55,000 +10.00% 6
London +5 70 £55,000 +10.00% 4
City of London +14 16 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Hertfordshire +2 12 £55,000 -26.66%
East of England -13 12 £55,000 -26.66%
Watford +3 11 £55,000 -26.66%
Northampton - 9 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 9 £65,000 -
Northamptonshire - 9 £65,000 -
Bristol -8 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
South East -18 1 £55,000 +10.00%
South West -30 1 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 160 (77.67%) Cucumber
2 156 (75.73%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (65.53%) BDD
4 107 (51.94%) Test Automation
5 106 (51.46%) Selenium
6 97 (47.09%) Ruby
7 94 (45.63%) Mobile App
8 87 (42.23%) Android
9 85 (41.26%) Apple iOS
10 83 (40.29%) Java
11 80 (38.83%) QA
12 79 (38.35%) TDD
13 74 (35.92%) Scrum
14 58 (28.16%) Web Services
15 57 (27.67%) Continuous Integration
16 52 (25.24%) Robotium
16 52 (25.24%) Jenkins
17 50 (24.27%) Test Scripting
17 50 (24.27%) WebDriver
18 49 (23.79%) JUnit
19 48 (23.30%) Open Source
20 47 (22.82%) Finance
21 46 (22.33%) C#
22 45 (21.84%) JBehave
23 44 (21.36%) Regression Testing
24 43 (20.87%) Gherkin
25 40 (19.42%) JIRA
26 39 (18.93%) SQL
27 36 (17.48%) Automated Testing
28 35 (16.99%) NUnit

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (1.46%) IIS
2 2 (0.97%) CMS
3 1 (0.49%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) GitHub
2 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) SMS
2 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.80%) MySQL
1 14 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 160 (77.67%) Cucumber
2 106 (51.46%) Selenium
3 52 (25.24%) Robotium
3 52 (25.24%) Jenkins
4 50 (24.27%) WebDriver
5 49 (23.79%) JUnit
6 45 (21.84%) JBehave
7 40 (19.42%) JIRA
8 35 (16.99%) NUnit
9 34 (16.50%) WATIR
10 30 (14.56%) Git (software)
11 24 (11.65%) Capybara
12 22 (10.68%) TeamCity
13 20 (9.71%) SoapUI
13 20 (9.71%) SpecFlow
14 16 (7.77%) Xcode
14 16 (7.77%) eggPlant
15 13 (6.31%) MonkeyTalk
16 12 (5.83%) JMeter
17 11 (5.34%) Maven
General
1 47 (22.82%) Finance
2 34 (16.50%) Retail
3 20 (9.71%) Banking
4 16 (7.77%) Games
5 9 (4.37%) Publishing
5 9 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.88%) Retail Banking
7 7 (3.40%) Marketing
8 5 (2.43%) Music Industry
9 3 (1.46%) Back Office
10 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (20.39%) Developer
2 39 (18.93%) Tester
2 39 (18.93%) Test Engineer
3 30 (14.56%) QA Engineer
4 27 (13.11%) Automation Engineer
4 27 (13.11%) Mobile Tester
5 25 (12.14%) Analyst
6 19 (9.22%) Test Analyst
6 19 (9.22%) Senior Test Engineer
7 15 (7.28%) Senior Tester
8 10 (4.85%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 9 (4.37%) Test Leader
9 9 (4.37%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.40%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (3.40%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (3.40%) Android Developer
10 7 (3.40%) Automation Tester
11 6 (2.91%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (2.43%) Technical Tester
12 5 (2.43%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (28.16%) Web Services
2 43 (20.87%) Gherkin
3 25 (12.14%) RESTful
4 20 (9.71%) REST
5 19 (9.22%) XML
6 17 (8.25%) .NET
7 15 (7.28%) SOAP
8 13 (6.31%) HTML
9 10 (4.85%) .NET Framework
10 8 (3.88%) Android SDK
11 7 (3.40%) HTML5
11 7 (3.40%) CSS
12 5 (2.43%) LAMP
12 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (1.94%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (1.94%) AngularJS
13 4 (1.94%) SignalR
13 4 (1.94%) NHibernate
14 3 (1.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 94 (45.63%) Mobile App
2 48 (23.30%) Open Source
3 18 (8.74%) Blackberry
4 14 (6.80%) Online Gambling
5 13 (6.31%) Mobile Payment
6 11 (5.34%) Mobile Banking
6 11 (5.34%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.88%) User Experience
8 6 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.94%) iPhone
10 3 (1.46%) Blog
10 3 (1.46%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.97%) Social Network
11 2 (0.97%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.97%) IPTV
11 2 (0.97%) Over-the-Top Content
12 1 (0.49%) Social Media
12 1 (0.49%) iPad
12 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (42.23%) Android
2 85 (41.26%) Apple iOS
3 29 (14.08%) UNIX
4 21 (10.19%) Windows
5 20 (9.71%) Linux
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (75.73%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (65.53%) BDD
3 107 (51.94%) Test Automation
4 79 (38.35%) TDD
5 74 (35.92%) Scrum
6 57 (27.67%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (24.27%) Test Scripting
8 44 (21.36%) Regression Testing
9 36 (17.48%) Automated Testing
10 33 (16.02%) Software Testing
11 29 (14.08%) Mentoring
12 26 (12.62%) E-Commerce
13 25 (12.14%) OO
14 20 (9.71%) Automation Testing
15 17 (8.25%) Test Planning
16 14 (6.80%) Android Development
17 12 (5.83%) SOA
18 10 (4.85%) Performance Testing
19 9 (4.37%) Mobile Commerce
19 9 (4.37%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (47.09%) Ruby
2 83 (40.29%) Java
3 46 (22.33%) C#
4 39 (18.93%) SQL
5 14 (6.80%) Groovy
6 13 (6.31%) JavaScript
7 12 (5.83%) Python
8 9 (4.37%) Objective-C
9 7 (3.40%) C
10 6 (2.91%) Perl
11 5 (2.43%) Korn
12 3 (1.46%) PHP
12 3 (1.46%) C++
13 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.49%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.49%) F#
14 1 (0.49%) Scala
14 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.31%) Degree
2 11 (5.34%) ISTQB
3 10 (4.85%) ISEB
4 6 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (38.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) StatsD
2 1 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (4.37%) Google
2 8 (3.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.40%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.43%) Oracle
5 4 (1.94%) HP
6 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.49%) Facebook
7 1 (0.49%) New Relic
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago