Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1031 932 1058
Rank change year-on-year -99 +126 +88
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 90 240 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.14% 0.082%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.71% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 85 205 121
England median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £46,000 £42,900 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -4.55% -

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 29,343 33,950 32,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.77% 20.17% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23,817 28,007 28,326
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 +48 78 £72,500 +16.00% 8
South East +23 4 £41,500 -33.60% 1
North of England +29 3 £50,000 +5.26%
North West +13 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Midlands -5 3 £29,000 -42.00% 2
East Midlands -7 2 £31,500 -40.00%
South West -67 2 £58,750 +11.90%
West Midlands +5 1 £27,500 -41.49% 2
Calabash
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing Calabash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Calabash.

1 86 (95.56%) Test Automation
2 82 (91.11%) Appium
3 77 (85.56%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (81.11%) Selenium
5 72 (80.00%) Cucumber
5 72 (80.00%) Java
6 71 (78.89%) BDD
7 69 (76.67%) Jenkins
8 60 (66.67%) C#
9 58 (64.44%) JavaScript
10 47 (52.22%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (46.67%) Web Services
12 41 (45.56%) QA
13 40 (44.44%) JBehave
13 40 (44.44%) Scrum
14 39 (43.33%) WebDriver
14 39 (43.33%) DevOps
15 37 (41.11%) Ruby
16 35 (38.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 33 (36.67%) Git (software)
18 32 (35.56%) JSON
18 32 (35.56%) JUnit
18 32 (35.56%) SQL
18 32 (35.56%) SpecFlow
19 31 (34.44%) SOAP
20 30 (33.33%) Functional Testing
21 29 (32.22%) Software Testing
22 28 (31.11%) Test Scripting
22 28 (31.11%) SQL Server
23 27 (30.00%) JMeter

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 10 (11.11%) Confluence
2 4 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.56%) BrowserStack
3 5 (5.56%) GitHub
3 5 (5.56%) Sauce Labs
4 4 (4.44%) CloudBees
4 4 (4.44%) IaaS
4 4 (4.44%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.44%) PaaS
5 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.11%) Serverless
5 1 (1.11%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 24 (26.67%) MySQL
2 24 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 82 (91.11%) Appium
2 73 (81.11%) Selenium
3 72 (80.00%) Cucumber
4 69 (76.67%) Jenkins
5 40 (44.44%) JBehave
6 39 (43.33%) WebDriver
7 35 (38.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 33 (36.67%) Git (software)
9 32 (35.56%) JUnit
9 32 (35.56%) SpecFlow
10 27 (30.00%) JMeter
10 27 (30.00%) TeamCity
11 24 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (26.67%) WatiN
11 24 (26.67%) WATIR
12 21 (23.33%) SoapUI
13 13 (14.44%) Protractor
14 12 (13.33%) JIRA
15 11 (12.22%) Jasmine
16 9 (10.00%) GitLab
General
1 10 (11.11%) Retail
2 9 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Test Engineer
2 26 (28.89%) Architect
2 26 (28.89%) Test Automation Engineer
3 25 (27.78%) Test Architect
4 24 (26.67%) DevOps Architect
4 24 (26.67%) Test Automation Architect
5 23 (25.56%) C# Architect
5 23 (25.56%) Java Architect
6 19 (21.11%) Tester
7 18 (20.00%) Automation Tester
7 18 (20.00%) Developer
8 15 (16.67%) Developer in Test
9 11 (12.22%) QA Engineer
10 9 (10.00%) Java Engineer
10 9 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (10.00%) Technical Tester
11 7 (7.78%) QA Automation Engineer
11 7 (7.78%) Software Test Engineer
11 7 (7.78%) Test Automation Developer
12 6 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (46.67%) Web Services
2 32 (35.56%) JSON
3 31 (34.44%) SOAP
4 27 (30.00%) .NET
4 27 (30.00%) XML
5 26 (28.89%) Gherkin
6 24 (26.67%) Behat
7 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
7 11 (12.22%) React
7 11 (12.22%) WebdriverIO
8 9 (10.00%) Node.js
9 6 (6.67%) CSS
9 6 (6.67%) HTML
10 2 (2.22%) Chai
10 2 (2.22%) RESTful
11 1 (1.11%) .NET Core
11 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.11%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.11%) Velocity
11 1 (1.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) User Experience
2 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.56%) Cloud Native
5 4 (4.44%) Fintech
6 3 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.33%) Social Network
7 2 (2.22%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Blog
8 1 (1.11%) IPTV
8 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.11%) STB
8 1 (1.11%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Android
1 15 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.22%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (95.56%) Test Automation
2 77 (85.56%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (78.89%) BDD
4 47 (52.22%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (44.44%) Scrum
6 39 (43.33%) DevOps
7 30 (33.33%) Functional Testing
8 29 (32.22%) Software Testing
9 28 (31.11%) Test Scripting
10 27 (30.00%) Open Source
11 26 (28.89%) Mentoring
11 26 (28.89%) SDET
12 25 (27.78%) Project Management
12 25 (27.78%) TDD
13 24 (26.67%) Test Management
14 23 (25.56%) Presales
14 23 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (21.11%) Performance Testing
16 14 (15.56%) Non-Functional Testing
17 12 (13.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 72 (80.00%) Java
2 60 (66.67%) C#
3 58 (64.44%) JavaScript
4 37 (41.11%) Ruby
5 32 (35.56%) SQL
6 26 (28.89%) Python
7 9 (10.00%) Apple Swift
8 3 (3.33%) C++
8 3 (3.33%) Kotlin
8 3 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) Degree
1 3 (3.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (3.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.11%) ISEB
2 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (45.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.33%) HockeyApp
3 2 (2.22%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.11%) Consul
4 1 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (3.33%) Google
3 2 (2.22%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.22%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.11%) Perfecto Mobile
4 1 (1.11%) Sitecore