Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 950 1079 1176
Rank change year-on-year +129 +97 -78
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 228 143 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.075% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 190 118 132
UK median annual salary £52,500 £56,250 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £43,400 £40,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -31.82%

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 36436 35496 38390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.36% 18.69% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29611 30637 32433
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 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Calabash in the UK

Calabash
Top 12 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 18 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
England +103 218 £52,500 -6.67% 4
UK excluding London +140 129 £52,500 - 2
London +4 96 £65,000 +10.64% 2
South West +46 60 £52,500 -16.00%
Midlands +57 46 £50,000 -4.76%
East Midlands +60 31 £52,500 -
West Midlands +28 15 £47,000 +29.66%
North of England -1 13 £47,500 +5.56% 1
North West -18 7 £47,500 +5.56%
Scotland - 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +24 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East of England +11 3 - -

For the 6 months to 18 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 with a requirement for Calabash.

1 208 (91.23%) Test Automation
2 206 (90.35%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (53.95%) Ruby
3 123 (53.95%) Appium
4 121 (53.07%) Cucumber
4 121 (53.07%) Java
5 101 (44.30%) BDD
6 97 (42.54%) Selenium
7 96 (42.11%) JIRA
8 84 (36.84%) C#
9 83 (36.40%) QA
10 82 (35.96%) Jenkins
11 77 (33.77%) JUnit
12 72 (31.58%) Python
12 72 (31.58%) TDD
13 68 (29.82%) JMeter
14 65 (28.51%) Android
15 59 (25.88%) Apple iOS
16 57 (25.00%) SQL
16 57 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
17 53 (23.25%) SpecFlow
18 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
19 48 (21.05%) TeamCity
19 48 (21.05%) Open Source
20 47 (20.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 45 (19.74%) Git (software)
21 45 (19.74%) JBehave
21 45 (19.74%) User Experience
22 44 (19.30%) Confluence
23 42 (18.42%) Gatling

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 44 (19.30%) Confluence
2 6 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.51%) GitHub
3 6 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 6 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (2.63%) Serverless
3 6 (2.63%) TestFlight
4 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.32%) Tricentis Tosca
6 2 (0.88%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.16%) Wireless
2 7 (3.07%) MQTT
3 3 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.23%) Big Data
2 6 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 123 (53.95%) Appium
2 121 (53.07%) Cucumber
3 97 (42.54%) Selenium
4 96 (42.11%) JIRA
5 82 (35.96%) Jenkins
6 77 (33.77%) JUnit
7 68 (29.82%) JMeter
8 53 (23.25%) SpecFlow
9 48 (21.05%) TeamCity
10 47 (20.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 45 (19.74%) Git (software)
11 45 (19.74%) JBehave
12 42 (18.42%) Gatling
13 32 (14.04%) WebDriver
14 31 (13.60%) Bitbucket
15 27 (11.84%) Android Studio
16 23 (10.09%) Gradle
17 19 (8.33%) Mockito
17 19 (8.33%) WATIR
18 15 (6.58%) Xcode
General
1 31 (13.60%) Electronics
2 25 (10.96%) Finance
3 21 (9.21%) Banking
4 16 (7.02%) Retail
5 9 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.88%) Games
8 2 (0.88%) Law
8 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (39.47%) Tester
2 83 (36.40%) Automation Tester
3 77 (33.77%) Developer
4 32 (14.04%) Developer in Test
5 31 (13.60%) Analyst
6 29 (12.72%) Test Automation Developer
7 26 (11.40%) Android Developer
7 26 (11.40%) Test Analyst
8 22 (9.65%) Technical Tester
9 21 (9.21%) Automation Test Analyst
10 19 (8.33%) Test Engineer
11 18 (7.89%) iOS Developer
12 15 (6.58%) QA Tester
13 14 (6.14%) Automation Engineer
14 13 (5.70%) Ruby Automation Tester
14 13 (5.70%) Test Automation Engineer
15 12 (5.26%) Agile Tester
15 12 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
15 12 (5.26%) QA Engineer
15 12 (5.26%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.98%) Web Services
2 30 (13.16%) REST
3 25 (10.96%) Gherkin
4 20 (8.77%) Node.js
5 13 (5.70%) HTML
6 12 (5.26%) XML
7 11 (4.82%) .NET
8 10 (4.39%) CSS
9 9 (3.95%) CSS3
9 9 (3.95%) HTML5
9 9 (3.95%) JSON
10 6 (2.63%) AVFoundation
10 6 (2.63%) Core Data
10 6 (2.63%) SOAP
11 3 (1.32%) Android SDK
11 3 (1.32%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.32%) RESTful
11 3 (1.32%) WSDL
12 1 (0.44%) React
12 1 (0.44%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.74%) User Experience
2 41 (17.98%) Mobile App
3 17 (7.46%) Client/Server
4 15 (6.58%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.82%) Fintech
6 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.63%) BBC
6 6 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.63%) STB
7 5 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 65 (28.51%) Android
2 59 (25.88%) Apple iOS
3 27 (11.84%) Windows
4 22 (9.65%) Unix
5 19 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (91.23%) Test Automation
2 206 (90.35%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (44.30%) BDD
4 72 (31.58%) TDD
5 57 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
7 48 (21.05%) Open Source
8 35 (15.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 34 (14.91%) Scrum
10 29 (12.72%) API Testing
11 28 (12.28%) E-Commerce
12 27 (11.84%) Android Development
12 27 (11.84%) Test Scripting
13 24 (10.53%) DevOps
14 22 (9.65%) Acceptance Criteria
14 22 (9.65%) Software Testing
15 19 (8.33%) Configuration Management
15 19 (8.33%) iOS Development
16 18 (7.89%) QA Automation
17 16 (7.02%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 123 (53.95%) Ruby
2 121 (53.07%) Java
3 84 (36.84%) C#
4 72 (31.58%) Python
5 57 (25.00%) SQL
6 30 (13.16%) C++
7 27 (11.84%) JavaScript
8 17 (7.46%) Objective-C
9 12 (5.26%) PHP
10 10 (4.39%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.63%) Clojure
11 6 (2.63%) Go
11 6 (2.63%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.32%) Groovy
13 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (7.46%) Degree
2 13 (5.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (4.39%) ISEB
4 8 (3.51%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (36.40%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) ISO 20022
2 3 (1.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (12.28%) HockeyApp
2 4 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (13.60%) Atlassian
2 10 (4.39%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.63%) Arqiva
3 6 (2.63%) BT
4 3 (1.32%) Perfecto Mobile
5 2 (0.88%) HP
5 2 (0.88%) New Relic
5 2 (0.88%) Zend
6 1 (0.44%) Apple
6 1 (0.44%) Google