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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calabash
Rank 764 842 862
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +20
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 135 63 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.058% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 0.38% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 116 49 13
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -

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
17699 16771 17337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.92% 15.39% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14972 13961 15242
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2014 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 22 December 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 +70 134 £55,000 - 22
London +57 109 £57,500 - 17
City of London +26 20 £65,000 - 5
East of England - 16 £55,000 - 3
Hertfordshire - 13 £55,000 - 1
Watford - 13 £55,000 - 1
South East -6 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
West Sussex - 3 £29,000 - 1
Northampton - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £27,500 -
Crawley - 2 £38,000 - 1
Bristol +1 1 £35,000 +7.69%
South West -5 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Norfolk - 1 £26,500 - 1
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £29,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Norwich - 1 £26,500 - 1
Reading - 1 £50,000 -

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 177 (77.29%) Cucumber
2 159 (69.43%) BDD
3 153 (66.81%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (51.97%) Ruby
5 112 (48.91%) QA
6 105 (45.85%) Test Automation
6 105 (45.85%) TDD
7 103 (44.98%) Apple iOS
8 100 (43.67%) Selenium
9 99 (43.23%) Scrum
10 94 (41.05%) Mobile App
11 83 (36.24%) Java
12 76 (33.19%) Android
13 68 (29.69%) C#
14 65 (28.38%) SQL
14 65 (28.38%) Appium
15 55 (24.02%) Gherkin
16 52 (22.71%) Jenkins
17 51 (22.27%) Git (software)
17 51 (22.27%) JUnit
18 50 (21.83%) NUnit
18 50 (21.83%) Open Source
19 49 (21.40%) RESTful
20 48 (20.96%) Retail
21 47 (20.52%) WATIR
22 44 (19.21%) Continuous Integration
23 43 (18.78%) JIRA
24 42 (18.34%) Test Scripting
24 42 (18.34%) WebDriver
25 39 (17.03%) SpecFlow

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 9 (3.93%) Confluence
2 6 (2.62%) Node.js
3 5 (2.18%) IIS
4 4 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.44%) uiautomator
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.06%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.06%) GitHub
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.31%) Wireless
2 2 (0.87%) HTTP
2 2 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.48%) MySQL
2 17 (7.42%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (5.68%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.62%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.75%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.31%) Redis
7 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 177 (77.29%) Cucumber
2 100 (43.67%) Selenium
3 65 (28.38%) Appium
4 52 (22.71%) Jenkins
5 51 (22.27%) JUnit
5 51 (22.27%) Git (software)
6 50 (21.83%) NUnit
7 47 (20.52%) WATIR
8 43 (18.78%) JIRA
9 42 (18.34%) WebDriver
10 39 (17.03%) SpecFlow
11 29 (12.66%) JBehave
12 23 (10.04%) Capybara
12 23 (10.04%) TeamCity
13 17 (7.42%) RSpec
13 17 (7.42%) Xcode
14 14 (6.11%) JMeter
15 12 (5.24%) Robotium
16 11 (4.80%) QuickTest Pro
16 11 (4.80%) LoadRunner
General
1 48 (20.96%) Retail
2 33 (14.41%) Finance
3 21 (9.17%) Banking
4 11 (4.80%) Marketing
4 11 (4.80%) Back Office
5 9 (3.93%) Games
6 6 (2.62%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.75%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.44%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (20.09%) Tester
2 44 (19.21%) Developer
3 36 (15.72%) Test Engineer
4 34 (14.85%) Automation Engineer
5 33 (14.41%) QA Engineer
6 24 (10.48%) Analyst
7 20 (8.73%) Automation Tester
8 19 (8.30%) Mobile Tester
9 16 (6.99%) Test Analyst
10 15 (6.55%) iOS Developer
11 12 (5.24%) Mobile Developer
11 12 (5.24%) Senior Tester
12 11 (4.80%) Senior Test Engineer
13 9 (3.93%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.93%) Test Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.93%) Mobile Test Analyst
14 7 (3.06%) Agile Business Analyst
14 7 (3.06%) Automation Analyst
14 7 (3.06%) Automation Test Analyst
14 7 (3.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (24.02%) Gherkin
2 49 (21.40%) RESTful
3 39 (17.03%) Web Services
4 32 (13.97%) XML
5 17 (7.42%) .NET
6 15 (6.55%) HTML
7 14 (6.11%) REST
8 12 (5.24%) Android SDK
9 11 (4.80%) .NET Framework
9 11 (4.80%) JSON
10 10 (4.37%) iOS SDK
10 10 (4.37%) CSS
10 10 (4.37%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (4.37%) AngularJS
11 9 (3.93%) Middleware
12 8 (3.49%) Cocoa
12 8 (3.49%) ASP.NET
12 8 (3.49%) Core Animation
12 8 (3.49%) UIKit
13 7 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 94 (41.05%) Mobile App
2 50 (21.83%) Open Source
3 22 (9.61%) User Experience
4 21 (9.17%) iPhone
5 17 (7.42%) Online Gambling
6 13 (5.68%) Computer Science
6 13 (5.68%) Blog
7 10 (4.37%) Mobile Banking
8 8 (3.49%) Animation
9 7 (3.06%) IPTV
9 7 (3.06%) Over-the-Top Content
9 7 (3.06%) Video on Demand
10 6 (2.62%) iPad
11 5 (2.18%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.75%) Social Media
13 3 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (1.31%) Social Network
14 1 (0.44%) DTV
14 1 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 103 (44.98%) Apple iOS
2 76 (33.19%) Android
3 35 (15.28%) UNIX
4 24 (10.48%) Linux
5 7 (3.06%) Windows
6 6 (2.62%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.62%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.75%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (69.43%) BDD
2 153 (66.81%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (45.85%) TDD
3 105 (45.85%) Test Automation
4 99 (43.23%) Scrum
5 44 (19.21%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (18.34%) Test Scripting
7 37 (16.16%) OO
8 36 (15.72%) Automation Testing
9 35 (15.28%) Software Testing
10 31 (13.54%) E-Commerce
11 29 (12.66%) Regression Testing
12 27 (11.79%) Automated Testing
13 23 (10.04%) iOS Development
14 21 (9.17%) Performance Testing
15 19 (8.30%) Mobile Commerce
16 18 (7.86%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (6.99%) User Stories
17 16 (6.99%) Kanban
18 15 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 119 (51.97%) Ruby
2 83 (36.24%) Java
3 68 (29.69%) C#
4 65 (28.38%) SQL
5 31 (13.54%) JavaScript
6 23 (10.04%) Objective-C
7 18 (7.86%) Python
8 8 (3.49%) PHP
8 8 (3.49%) C
9 7 (3.06%) Korn
10 6 (2.62%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.62%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.62%) F#
11 5 (2.18%) Perl
12 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.75%) Tcl
12 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.87%) C++
14 1 (0.44%) Scala
14 1 (0.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (6.11%) Degree
2 13 (5.68%) ISEB
3 7 (3.06%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.31%) PMP
5 3 (1.31%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.31%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (48.91%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (2.62%) ZABBIX
1 6 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.62%) StatsD
1 6 (2.62%) Graphite
2 3 (1.31%) logstash
3 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 11 (4.80%) Oracle
2 9 (3.93%) Google
3 7 (3.06%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.62%) New Relic
4 6 (2.62%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.31%) Apple
6 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.44%) SAP
6 1 (0.44%) Facebook
East London
BIAARS
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Norwich
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago