Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 360 364
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.041% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.19% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £36,700 £35,625 £41,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,500 £43,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2843 2622 2491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.45% 21.33% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2321 2350 2186
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Calabash
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Calabash as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Calabash in the North West

Calabash
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Calabash in the North West

Calabash
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Calabash in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Calabash in the North West

Calabash
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Calabash within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester -3 6 £48,750 +8.33%
Cheshire - 1 £34,000 -
Calabash
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for Calabash.

1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Appium
2 5 (71.43%) SDET
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) JMeter
5 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (28.57%) JBehave
5 2 (28.57%) Confluence
5 2 (28.57%) Gatling
6 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (14.29%) BrowserStack

Calabash
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Appium
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Gatling
4 2 (28.57%) JBehave
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (14.29%) Capybara
5 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 1 (14.29%) Protractor
5 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Java Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) SDET
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) API Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple