Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 927 1007 1164
Rank change year-on-year +80 +157 -110
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 248 180 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.69% 0.54% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 220 144 140
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £46,125 £32,500 £37,950
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -11.11%

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 35,847 33,262 37,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.47% 18.94% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29,428 28,314 31,793
UK 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 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Calabash in the UK

Calabash
Top 13 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 17 February 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 +69 246 £55,000 - 17
UK excluding London +81 167 £52,500 +16.67% 9
South West +89 115 £52,500 -12.50%
London -21 80 £65,000 +6.12% 8
Midlands -4 27 £52,500 +40.00% 3
North of England -3 20 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Midlands +10 19 £52,500 +35.48% 1
Yorkshire +13 17 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +8 8 £47,000 +29.66% 2
North West -13 3 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England +7 2 - - 3
South East +4 2 £62,500 -
Scotland -32 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 233 (93.95%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (86.29%) Test Automation
3 170 (68.55%) BDD
4 142 (57.26%) Java
5 126 (50.81%) JIRA
6 121 (48.79%) TDD
7 115 (46.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 114 (45.97%) Cucumber
9 105 (42.34%) Android
9 105 (42.34%) User Experience
10 100 (40.32%) Software Engineering
11 97 (39.11%) JUnit
12 92 (37.10%) Ruby
13 91 (36.69%) Atlassian
14 90 (36.29%) Electronics
14 90 (36.29%) Bitbucket
15 89 (35.89%) Big Data
15 89 (35.89%) Wireless
15 89 (35.89%) C++
16 88 (35.48%) Appium
17 86 (34.68%) QA
18 80 (32.26%) Apple iOS
19 79 (31.85%) HockeyApp
20 77 (31.05%) Android Development
21 68 (27.42%) Selenium
22 67 (27.02%) Android Studio
23 65 (26.21%) Gradle
24 64 (25.81%) C#
25 63 (25.40%) Jenkins
26 57 (22.98%) Mockito

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 22 (8.87%) Confluence
2 6 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.24%) TestFlight
3 6 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (2.42%) Amazon S3
3 6 (2.42%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (2.42%) Serverless
4 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.81%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 89 (35.89%) Wireless
2 14 (5.65%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (35.89%) Big Data
2 6 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (2.42%) NoSQL
2 6 (2.42%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 126 (50.81%) JIRA
2 115 (46.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 114 (45.97%) Cucumber
4 97 (39.11%) JUnit
5 90 (36.29%) Bitbucket
6 88 (35.48%) Appium
7 68 (27.42%) Selenium
8 67 (27.02%) Android Studio
9 65 (26.21%) Gradle
10 63 (25.40%) Jenkins
11 57 (22.98%) Mockito
12 52 (20.97%) Git (software)
13 44 (17.74%) JMeter
14 37 (14.92%) SpecFlow
15 36 (14.52%) CocoaPods
16 27 (10.89%) Xcode
17 25 (10.08%) JBehave
18 22 (8.87%) Gatling
18 22 (8.87%) TeamCity
18 22 (8.87%) WebDriver
General
1 90 (36.29%) Electronics
2 6 (2.42%) Finance
3 5 (2.02%) Retail
4 3 (1.21%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.21%) Law
5 2 (0.81%) Automotive
5 2 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 146 (58.87%) Developer
2 76 (30.65%) Android Developer
3 57 (22.98%) Tester
4 45 (18.15%) Automation Tester
5 39 (15.73%) iOS Developer
6 28 (11.29%) Test Automation Developer
7 26 (10.48%) Developer in Test
8 25 (10.08%) Applications Developer
9 18 (7.26%) Analyst
9 18 (7.26%) Test Leader
10 17 (6.85%) QA Engineer
10 17 (6.85%) Test Automation Engineer
11 15 (6.05%) Test Engineer
12 13 (5.24%) QA Automation Engineer
12 13 (5.24%) Test Analyst
13 11 (4.44%) Automation Test Analyst
14 10 (4.03%) Automation Engineer
14 10 (4.03%) QA Tester
14 10 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
15 9 (3.63%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.52%) Web Services
2 24 (9.68%) Node.js
3 19 (7.66%) .NET
4 18 (7.26%) XML
5 17 (6.85%) REST
6 15 (6.05%) CSS
7 13 (5.24%) HTML
8 9 (3.63%) CSS3
8 9 (3.63%) HTML5
9 8 (3.23%) JSON
10 7 (2.82%) Gherkin
10 7 (2.82%) SOAP
11 6 (2.42%) RESTful
11 6 (2.42%) RxJava
12 4 (1.61%) Dagger
12 4 (1.61%) Retrofit
13 3 (1.21%) Android SDK
13 3 (1.21%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.21%) WSDL
14 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 105 (42.34%) User Experience
2 38 (15.32%) Mobile App
3 20 (8.06%) Fintech
4 18 (7.26%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (4.44%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.42%) BBC
7 6 (2.42%) STB
8 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.61%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 105 (42.34%) Android
2 80 (32.26%) Apple iOS
3 14 (5.65%) Unix
4 12 (4.84%) Windows
5 11 (4.44%) Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (93.95%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (86.29%) Test Automation
3 170 (68.55%) BDD
4 121 (48.79%) TDD
5 100 (40.32%) Software Engineering
6 77 (31.05%) Android Development
7 42 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (16.13%) iOS Development
9 35 (14.11%) Open Source
10 28 (11.29%) Kanban
11 27 (10.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (10.89%) Scrum
12 24 (9.68%) API Testing
12 24 (9.68%) Microservices
13 21 (8.47%) Unit Testing
14 20 (8.06%) QA Automation
15 19 (7.66%) E-Commerce
15 19 (7.66%) Non-Functional Testing
15 19 (7.66%) Software Testing
16 16 (6.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 142 (57.26%) Java
2 92 (37.10%) Ruby
3 89 (35.89%) C++
4 64 (25.81%) C#
5 46 (18.55%) Python
6 44 (17.74%) Objective-C
7 31 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 29 (11.69%) SQL
9 16 (6.45%) Apple Swift
10 7 (2.82%) PHP
11 6 (2.42%) Clojure
11 6 (2.42%) Go
11 6 (2.42%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.61%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.21%) Groovy
14 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (2.82%) Degree
2 5 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) ISEB
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (34.68%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) ISO 20022
2 3 (1.21%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (2.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 79 (31.85%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 91 (36.69%) Atlassian
2 14 (5.65%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.42%) Arqiva
3 6 (2.42%) BT
4 5 (2.02%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.61%) Apple
5 4 (1.61%) Perforce
6 2 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.40%) Perfecto Mobile