Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 952 1007 946
Rank change year-on-year +55 -61 +102
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 64 106 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.35% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 97 217
UK median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +33.33% -4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £85,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% +16.67%

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 24,222 30,203 35,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.32% 19.86% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19,087 24,059 29,029
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 29 January 2020.

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 29 January 2020. 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 +62 64 £55,000 -21.43% 9
London +42 44 £60,000 -14.29% 3
UK excluding London +76 20 £45,000 +5.88% 6
North of England +78 13 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North West +57 10 £55,000 +10.00% 2
West Midlands +25 3 £44,000 +60.00%
Midlands +15 3 £44,000 +60.00%
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
South East +46 2 £48,750 +14.71% 3
East of England - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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 61 (95.31%) Test Automation
2 51 (79.69%) Appium
3 43 (67.19%) Android
4 42 (65.63%) Apple iOS
5 39 (60.94%) QA
6 35 (54.69%) Ruby
7 32 (50.00%) Java
7 32 (50.00%) Selenium
8 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (42.19%) Mobile App
10 25 (39.06%) Cucumber
11 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
12 23 (35.94%) BDD
12 23 (35.94%) Non-Functional Testing
12 23 (35.94%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (35.94%) Charles Proxy
13 22 (34.38%) Self-Motivation
14 18 (28.13%) Manual Testing
14 18 (28.13%) PHP
15 17 (26.56%) TDD
15 17 (26.56%) Performance Testing
15 17 (26.56%) Technical Leadership
15 17 (26.56%) Apple Swift
16 16 (25.00%) Xcode
16 16 (25.00%) JMeter
17 15 (23.44%) Objective-C
17 15 (23.44%) CSS
17 15 (23.44%) HTML
17 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
17 15 (23.44%) Jenkins

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 8 (12.50%) CMS
1 8 (12.50%) Confluence
1 8 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
1 8 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 4 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Sketch
1 1 (1.56%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) AWS
2 11 (17.19%) Azure
3 7 (10.94%) BrowserStack
3 7 (10.94%) GCP
3 7 (10.94%) Sauce Labs
3 7 (10.94%) Serverless
4 5 (7.81%) GitHub
5 4 (6.25%) CloudBees
5 4 (6.25%) IaaS
5 4 (6.25%) OpenShift
5 4 (6.25%) PaaS
5 4 (6.25%) SaaS
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.56%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (79.69%) Appium
2 32 (50.00%) Selenium
3 25 (39.06%) Cucumber
4 23 (35.94%) Charles Proxy
5 16 (25.00%) JMeter
5 16 (25.00%) Xcode
6 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
6 15 (23.44%) Jenkins
7 13 (20.31%) JIRA
8 10 (15.63%) Android Studio
9 9 (14.06%) Gatling
9 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
10 8 (12.50%) Postman
11 7 (10.94%) Robot Framework
12 6 (9.38%) RSpec
12 6 (9.38%) SpecFlow
12 6 (9.38%) TestRail
12 6 (9.38%) WebDriver
13 5 (7.81%) LoadRunner
13 5 (7.81%) UI Automator
General
1 5 (7.81%) Banking
1 5 (7.81%) Retail
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) QA Engineer
2 16 (25.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Android Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Ruby Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Developer in Test
9 3 (4.69%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) CSS
1 15 (23.44%) HTML
2 11 (17.19%) .NET
3 10 (15.63%) SOAP
4 8 (12.50%) .NET Core
4 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 8 (12.50%) JSON
4 8 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (12.50%) Vue.js
5 7 (10.94%) Node.js
5 7 (10.94%) Web Services
6 5 (7.81%) Gherkin
7 3 (4.69%) XML
8 2 (3.13%) Nightwatchjs
8 2 (3.13%) REST
8 2 (3.13%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 27 (42.19%) Mobile App
2 22 (34.38%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (12.50%) User Experience
4 7 (10.94%) Cloud Native
5 6 (9.38%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (9.38%) Social Network
6 4 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (6.25%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Android
2 42 (65.63%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.94%) Windows
4 5 (7.81%) Unix
5 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (95.31%) Test Automation
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.94%) BDD
3 23 (35.94%) Non-Functional Testing
3 23 (35.94%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (28.13%) Manual Testing
5 17 (26.56%) Performance Testing
5 17 (26.56%) TDD
5 17 (26.56%) Technical Leadership
6 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.06%) Kanban
6 9 (14.06%) Scrum
6 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
7 8 (12.50%) Content Management
7 8 (12.50%) MVC
8 6 (9.38%) DevOps
8 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
8 6 (9.38%) SDET
9 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) Ruby
2 32 (50.00%) Java
3 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 18 (28.13%) PHP
5 17 (26.56%) Apple Swift
6 15 (23.44%) Objective-C
7 14 (21.88%) C#
7 14 (21.88%) Python
8 13 (20.31%) Kotlin
9 3 (4.69%) SQL
10 2 (3.13%) C++
10 2 (3.13%) Go
11 1 (1.56%) Java 8
11 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) CISSP
3 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (60.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.13%) Consul
2 2 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 5 (7.81%) Instagram
2 5 (7.81%) Twitter
3 3 (4.69%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.13%) Apple
4 2 (3.13%) Perforce
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) New Relic