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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calabash
Rank 834 822 869
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +47
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 68 116 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.098% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.61% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 65 105 14
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -26.50%

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
18608 18977 16133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.81% 16.07% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15662 16072 13855
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Calabash Salary Histogram in the UK

Calabash
Top 23 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 3 July 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 -12 67 £50,000 -4.76% 12
London -26 44 £55,000 - 9
South East +23 11 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Surrey - 7 £40,000 - 1
City of London +15 5 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Farnham - 5 £37,500 - 1
East of England +9 4 £37,500 -31.81% 1
North West -2 4 £43,750 +25.00% 1
South West -7 3 £57,500 +139.58%
Suffolk - 3 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 3 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 -
Chester - 3 £45,000 -
Crawley - 2 £33,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £57,500 -
Dorset - 2 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £33,000 -
Manchester -1 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Bristol -25 1 £60,000 +150.00%
Cambridge - 1 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -

Calabash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 137 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (70.05%) Cucumber
3 98 (52.41%) Apple iOS
4 97 (51.87%) BDD
5 95 (50.80%) QA
6 93 (49.73%) Ruby
7 92 (49.20%) Appium
8 91 (48.66%) Selenium
9 87 (46.52%) Android
9 87 (46.52%) Test Automation
10 86 (45.99%) Mobile App
11 85 (45.45%) Java
12 60 (32.09%) TDD
13 59 (31.55%) SQL
14 51 (27.27%) JUnit
15 50 (26.74%) Scrum
16 47 (25.13%) Automation Testing
17 45 (24.06%) JavaScript
18 43 (22.99%) Automated Testing
19 42 (22.46%) WebDriver
20 40 (21.39%) C#
21 37 (19.79%) Open Source
22 34 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
23 32 (17.11%) Jenkins
24 31 (16.58%) XML
24 31 (16.58%) Python
25 30 (16.04%) UNIX
26 29 (15.51%) Regression Testing
27 28 (14.97%) OO
28 27 (14.44%) MySQL

Calabash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (3.21%) CMS
2 2 (1.07%) Node.js
2 2 (1.07%) IIS
3 1 (0.53%) uiautomator
3 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.07%) GitHub
3 1 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.74%) HTTP
2 5 (2.67%) Internet
3 2 (1.07%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.44%) MySQL
2 13 (6.95%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.74%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.21%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.67%) SQLite
6 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 131 (70.05%) Cucumber
2 92 (49.20%) Appium
3 91 (48.66%) Selenium
4 51 (27.27%) JUnit
5 42 (22.46%) WebDriver
6 32 (17.11%) Jenkins
7 27 (14.44%) SpecFlow
8 25 (13.37%) JIRA
9 24 (12.83%) Git (software)
10 22 (11.76%) Xcode
11 20 (10.70%) NUnit
11 20 (10.70%) Robotium
12 18 (9.63%) SoapUI
12 18 (9.63%) JMeter
13 13 (6.95%) FitNesse
14 12 (6.42%) WATIR
14 12 (6.42%) eggPlant
15 10 (5.35%) Gradle
16 8 (4.28%) Android Studio
16 8 (4.28%) Bugzilla
General
1 23 (12.30%) Finance
2 20 (10.70%) Retail
3 14 (7.49%) Banking
4 11 (5.88%) Games
5 8 (4.28%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (24.60%) Tester
2 39 (20.86%) Developer
3 27 (14.44%) Analyst
4 26 (13.90%) Mobile Tester
5 24 (12.83%) Test Engineer
6 20 (10.70%) QA Engineer
7 19 (10.16%) Automation Engineer
8 18 (9.63%) Automation Tester
9 17 (9.09%) Test Analyst
10 16 (8.56%) Mobile Developer
11 12 (6.42%) Test Automation Engineer
12 10 (5.35%) iOS Developer
12 10 (5.35%) QA Analyst
13 8 (4.28%) QA Tester
13 8 (4.28%) Senior QA Engineer
14 7 (3.74%) Software Tester
14 7 (3.74%) Java Developer
15 6 (3.21%) Business Analyst
15 6 (3.21%) Technical Tester
15 6 (3.21%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.58%) XML
2 24 (12.83%) RESTful
3 22 (11.76%) Gherkin
4 21 (11.23%) HTML
5 18 (9.63%) Web Services
6 17 (9.09%) JSON
7 14 (7.49%) REST
8 13 (6.95%) .NET
9 11 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 10 (5.35%) CSS
11 9 (4.81%) J2SE
12 8 (4.28%) DOM
12 8 (4.28%) Cocoa
13 7 (3.74%) XSLT
13 7 (3.74%) Middleware
14 5 (2.67%) Hibernate
14 5 (2.67%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (2.67%) Cocoa Touch
15 4 (2.14%) Backbone.js
15 4 (2.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 86 (45.99%) Mobile App
2 15 (8.02%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.95%) User Experience
4 9 (4.81%) Blackberry
4 9 (4.81%) iPhone
5 8 (4.28%) Blog
6 6 (3.21%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (2.67%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.14%) Social Network
9 3 (1.60%) Online Games
9 3 (1.60%) Statistics
10 2 (1.07%) Equities
10 2 (1.07%) Online Gambling
10 2 (1.07%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.53%) Social Media
11 1 (0.53%) iPad
11 1 (0.53%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 98 (52.41%) Apple iOS
2 87 (46.52%) Android
3 30 (16.04%) UNIX
4 19 (10.16%) Windows
5 10 (5.35%) Windows Phone
6 7 (3.74%) Linux
7 6 (3.21%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (51.87%) BDD
3 87 (46.52%) Test Automation
4 60 (32.09%) TDD
5 50 (26.74%) Scrum
6 47 (25.13%) Automation Testing
7 43 (22.99%) Automated Testing
8 37 (19.79%) Open Source
9 34 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (15.51%) Regression Testing
11 28 (14.97%) OO
12 25 (13.37%) Performance Testing
12 25 (13.37%) Mobile Development
13 23 (12.30%) SDLC
14 22 (11.76%) Manual Testing
14 22 (11.76%) Software Testing
15 21 (11.23%) Pair Programming
16 19 (10.16%) E-Commerce
16 19 (10.16%) Continuous Delivery
17 17 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 93 (49.73%) Ruby
2 85 (45.45%) Java
3 59 (31.55%) SQL
4 45 (24.06%) JavaScript
5 40 (21.39%) C#
6 31 (16.58%) Python
7 18 (9.63%) C
8 17 (9.09%) Objective-C
9 13 (6.95%) Shell Script
10 12 (6.42%) PHP
11 8 (4.28%) Groovy
12 7 (3.74%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.74%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.67%) Apple Swift
14 4 (2.14%) Perl
15 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.60%) Scala
16 1 (0.53%) PHP5
16 1 (0.53%) Tcl
16 1 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (10.16%) Degree
2 10 (5.35%) ISEB
2 10 (5.35%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.53%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (50.80%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (9.63%) Google
2 7 (3.74%) Oracle
3 5 (2.67%) Yahoo!
4 4 (2.14%) Apple
5 2 (1.07%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.07%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.07%) SOASTA, Inc
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago