Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Calabash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Calabash over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 950 1049 1131
Rank change year-on-year +99 +82 -25
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 223 141 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.079% 0.067%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.42% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 187 118 130
England median annual salary £52,500 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +2.27% -
10th Percentile £43,100 £39,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,750 £72,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.27% -

Calabash is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 34433 33549 35861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.35% 18.69% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28329 29279 30576
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Calabash
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Calabash as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Calabash in England

Calabash
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Calabash in England.

Salary trend for Calabash in England

Calabash
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Calabash in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Calabash in England

Calabash
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Calabash within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 96 £65,000 +8.33% 9
South West +71 65 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Midlands +59 45 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +56 30 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands +15 15 £47,000 +29.66%
North of England -12 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
North West -17 7 £47,500 +8.57%
Yorkshire +12 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England +14 3 - - 1
South East +40 1 - - 2
Calabash
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Calabash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Calabash.

1 202 (90.58%) Agile Software Development
1 202 (90.58%) Test Automation
2 117 (52.47%) Java
3 116 (52.02%) Cucumber
4 115 (51.57%) Appium
4 115 (51.57%) Ruby
5 106 (47.53%) BDD
6 93 (41.70%) Selenium
7 92 (41.26%) JIRA
8 83 (37.22%) QA
9 78 (34.98%) C#
10 76 (34.08%) Jenkins
11 74 (33.18%) JUnit
12 71 (31.84%) TDD
13 68 (30.49%) Android
14 65 (29.15%) Python
15 61 (27.35%) JMeter
15 61 (27.35%) Apple iOS
16 55 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
17 51 (22.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 51 (22.87%) SQL
18 49 (21.97%) Software Engineering
18 49 (21.97%) User Experience
19 47 (21.08%) SpecFlow
19 47 (21.08%) Open Source
20 44 (19.73%) Git (software)
21 43 (19.28%) Mobile App
22 42 (18.83%) TeamCity
23 40 (17.94%) Big Data
24 39 (17.49%) JBehave

Calabash
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (17.04%) Confluence
2 6 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.59%) GitHub
3 7 (3.14%) TestFlight
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (2.69%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (2.69%) Serverless
5 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.90%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.90%) SaaS
6 2 (0.90%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 33 (14.80%) Wireless
2 8 (3.59%) MQTT
3 2 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.94%) Big Data
2 6 (2.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.35%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 116 (52.02%) Cucumber
2 115 (51.57%) Appium
3 93 (41.70%) Selenium
4 92 (41.26%) JIRA
5 76 (34.08%) Jenkins
6 74 (33.18%) JUnit
7 61 (27.35%) JMeter
8 51 (22.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 47 (21.08%) SpecFlow
10 44 (19.73%) Git (software)
11 42 (18.83%) TeamCity
12 39 (17.49%) JBehave
13 36 (16.14%) Gatling
14 34 (15.25%) Bitbucket
15 30 (13.45%) Android Studio
16 29 (13.00%) WebDriver
17 25 (11.21%) Gradle
18 22 (9.87%) Mockito
19 17 (7.62%) WATIR
19 17 (7.62%) Xcode
General
1 34 (15.25%) Electronics
2 24 (10.76%) Finance
3 20 (8.97%) Banking
4 15 (6.73%) Retail
5 9 (4.04%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.90%) Games
8 2 (0.90%) Law
8 2 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 88 (39.46%) Tester
2 81 (36.32%) Automation Tester
3 79 (35.43%) Developer
4 30 (13.45%) Analyst
4 30 (13.45%) Developer in Test
5 29 (13.00%) Android Developer
6 27 (12.11%) Test Automation Developer
7 25 (11.21%) Test Analyst
8 21 (9.42%) Technical Tester
9 20 (8.97%) Automation Test Analyst
10 19 (8.52%) iOS Developer
11 14 (6.28%) QA Tester
11 14 (6.28%) Test Engineer
12 13 (5.83%) Automation Engineer
12 13 (5.83%) QA Engineer
12 13 (5.83%) Ruby Automation Tester
13 12 (5.38%) Agile Tester
13 12 (5.38%) Software Tester
14 11 (4.93%) QA Automation Engineer
14 11 (4.93%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.49%) Web Services
2 29 (13.00%) REST
3 23 (10.31%) Gherkin
4 21 (9.42%) Node.js
5 13 (5.83%) HTML
6 12 (5.38%) .NET
6 12 (5.38%) XML
7 10 (4.48%) CSS
8 9 (4.04%) CSS3
8 9 (4.04%) HTML5
8 9 (4.04%) JSON
9 6 (2.69%) AVFoundation
9 6 (2.69%) Core Data
9 6 (2.69%) SOAP
10 4 (1.79%) RESTful
11 3 (1.35%) Android SDK
11 3 (1.35%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.35%) WSDL
12 2 (0.90%) RxJava
13 1 (0.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.97%) User Experience
2 43 (19.28%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.17%) Client/Server
4 13 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.83%) Fintech
5 7 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.69%) BBC
6 6 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.69%) STB
7 3 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 68 (30.49%) Android
2 61 (27.35%) Apple iOS
3 25 (11.21%) Windows
4 21 (9.42%) Unix
5 18 (8.07%) Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (90.58%) Agile Software Development
1 202 (90.58%) Test Automation
2 106 (47.53%) BDD
3 71 (31.84%) TDD
4 55 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (21.97%) Software Engineering
6 47 (21.08%) Open Source
7 34 (15.25%) Scrum
8 33 (14.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 30 (13.45%) Android Development
10 28 (12.56%) API Testing
11 27 (12.11%) E-Commerce
12 26 (11.66%) Test Scripting
13 22 (9.87%) DevOps
14 20 (8.97%) Acceptance Criteria
14 20 (8.97%) iOS Development
15 19 (8.52%) QA Automation
15 19 (8.52%) Software Testing
16 17 (7.62%) Kanban
16 17 (7.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (52.47%) Java
2 115 (51.57%) Ruby
3 78 (34.98%) C#
4 65 (29.15%) Python
5 51 (22.87%) SQL
6 33 (14.80%) C++
7 27 (12.11%) JavaScript
8 18 (8.07%) Objective-C
9 10 (4.48%) Apple Swift
9 10 (4.48%) PHP
10 6 (2.69%) Clojure
10 6 (2.69%) Go
10 6 (2.69%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.35%) Groovy
12 1 (0.45%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (6.73%) Degree
2 11 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.04%) ISEB
4 8 (3.59%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (37.22%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) ISO 20022
2 3 (1.35%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (2.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (13.90%) HockeyApp
2 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (15.25%) Atlassian
2 11 (4.93%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.69%) Arqiva
3 6 (2.69%) BT
4 2 (0.90%) HP
4 2 (0.90%) New Relic
4 2 (0.90%) Perfecto Mobile
5 1 (0.45%) Apple
5 1 (0.45%) Google