Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1049 978 1095
Rank change year-on-year -71 +117 +96
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 104 227 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.62% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 95 188 121
UK median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,200 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +40.00%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 32,627 36,587 35,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.01% 20.30% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26,329 29,724 30,493
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Calabash
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Calabash in the UK

Calabash
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Calabash in the UK

Calabash
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Calabash over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Calabash in the UK

Calabash
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Calabash within the UK over the 6 months to 16 November 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
England -63 97 £70,000 +33.33% 12
London +26 84 £71,250 +9.62% 7
UK excluding London -69 20 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Scotland +8 7 £45,000 -14.29%
North of England +21 4 £50,000 +5.26%
North West +9 4 £50,000 +5.26%
South East - 4 £41,500 - 1
South West -46 3 £42,500 -19.05%
Midlands -19 2 £31,500 -37.00% 3
East Midlands -25 2 £31,500 -40.00% 2

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 with a requirement for Calabash.

1 99 (95.19%) Test Automation
2 96 (92.31%) Appium
3 91 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (79.81%) Cucumber
5 82 (78.85%) Java
6 80 (76.92%) BDD
7 79 (75.96%) Selenium
8 76 (73.08%) Jenkins
9 67 (64.42%) C#
10 59 (56.73%) JavaScript
11 47 (45.19%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (44.23%) JBehave
12 46 (44.23%) Ruby
13 45 (43.27%) QA
14 42 (40.38%) WebDriver
15 41 (39.42%) SpecFlow
16 40 (38.46%) Web Services
16 40 (38.46%) Scrum
17 38 (36.54%) SQL
17 38 (36.54%) DevOps
18 37 (35.58%) JUnit
18 37 (35.58%) Python
18 37 (35.58%) Git (software)
19 36 (34.62%) TeamCity
19 36 (34.62%) JMeter
20 34 (32.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 34 (32.69%) SDET
21 30 (28.85%) TDD
22 29 (27.88%) JSON
22 29 (27.88%) Software Testing

Calabash
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 16 (15.38%) Confluence
2 4 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.77%) BrowserStack
4 5 (4.81%) GitHub
4 5 (4.81%) Sauce Labs
5 4 (3.85%) CloudBees
5 4 (3.85%) IaaS
5 4 (3.85%) OpenShift
5 4 (3.85%) PaaS
6 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.96%) Serverless
6 1 (0.96%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.19%) MongoDB
2 21 (20.19%) MySQL
2 21 (20.19%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.81%) Big Data
4 2 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 96 (92.31%) Appium
2 83 (79.81%) Cucumber
3 79 (75.96%) Selenium
4 76 (73.08%) Jenkins
5 46 (44.23%) JBehave
6 42 (40.38%) WebDriver
7 41 (39.42%) SpecFlow
8 37 (35.58%) Git (software)
8 37 (35.58%) JUnit
9 36 (34.62%) JMeter
9 36 (34.62%) TeamCity
10 34 (32.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 22 (21.15%) SoapUI
11 22 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (20.19%) WatiN
12 21 (20.19%) WATIR
13 18 (17.31%) JIRA
14 16 (15.38%) Protractor
15 15 (14.42%) Gatling
16 14 (13.46%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (10.58%) Retail
2 10 (9.62%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Finance
4 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (30.77%) Test Engineer
2 29 (27.88%) Test Automation Engineer
3 24 (23.08%) Automation Tester
3 24 (23.08%) Tester
4 23 (22.12%) Architect
4 23 (22.12%) Developer
5 22 (21.15%) Test Architect
6 21 (20.19%) DevOps Architect
6 21 (20.19%) Test Automation Architect
7 20 (19.23%) C# Architect
7 20 (19.23%) Java Architect
8 17 (16.35%) Developer in Test
9 14 (13.46%) QA Engineer
10 11 (10.58%) Technical Engineer
10 11 (10.58%) Technical Tester
11 9 (8.65%) Java Engineer
12 7 (6.73%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (6.73%) QA Automation Engineer
12 7 (6.73%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (6.73%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.46%) Web Services
2 29 (27.88%) JSON
3 28 (26.92%) Gherkin
3 28 (26.92%) SOAP
4 23 (22.12%) .NET
4 23 (22.12%) XML
5 21 (20.19%) Behat
6 15 (14.42%) React
7 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
7 14 (13.46%) WebdriverIO
8 11 (10.58%) Node.js
9 6 (5.77%) CSS
9 6 (5.77%) HTML
10 3 (2.88%) Chai
11 2 (1.92%) RESTful
12 1 (0.96%) .NET Core
12 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (0.96%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.23%) User Experience
2 11 (10.58%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.73%) Fintech
5 6 (5.77%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.92%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Social Network
7 1 (0.96%) IPTV
7 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.96%) STB
7 1 (0.96%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Android
2 13 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 9 (8.65%) Windows
4 2 (1.92%) Linux
4 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (95.19%) Test Automation
2 91 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (76.92%) BDD
4 47 (45.19%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (38.46%) Scrum
6 38 (36.54%) DevOps
7 34 (32.69%) SDET
8 30 (28.85%) TDD
9 29 (27.88%) Software Testing
10 28 (26.92%) Functional Testing
10 28 (26.92%) Test Scripting
11 24 (23.08%) Mentoring
11 24 (23.08%) Open Source
12 22 (21.15%) Performance Testing
12 22 (21.15%) Project Management
13 21 (20.19%) Test Management
14 20 (19.23%) Presales
14 20 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
16 15 (14.42%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 82 (78.85%) Java
2 67 (64.42%) C#
3 59 (56.73%) JavaScript
4 46 (44.23%) Ruby
5 38 (36.54%) SQL
6 37 (35.58%) Python
7 7 (6.73%) Apple Swift
8 6 (5.77%) Kotlin
9 3 (2.88%) C++
10 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (2.88%) Degree
1 3 (2.88%) ISTQB
1 3 (2.88%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (43.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) HockeyApp
2 4 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.96%) Consul
4 1 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 21 (20.19%) Oracle
2 6 (5.77%) Google
3 2 (1.92%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.96%) Perfecto Mobile
4 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.96%) Xamarin