Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1038 933 1085
Rank change year-on-year -105 +152 +63
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 151 269 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.15% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.74% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 141 199 136
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.22% +23.63%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +33.33%

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 36,224 36,399 36,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.58% 20.37% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29,404 30,113 31,715
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Calabash in the UK

Calabash
Top 11 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 15 July 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 -97 144 £55,000 -4.35% 11
UK excluding London -4 81 £52,500 +5.00% 6
London -104 69 £70,000 +12.00% 6
South West +19 64 £52,500 +5.00% 1
North of England -12 6 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Scotland -14 6 - - 1
Yorkshire +15 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Midlands -24 5 £57,500 +39.39% 1
East Midlands -6 4 £57,500 +27.78%
West Midlands +12 1 - - 1
North West +10 1 £50,000 +14.29% 1

For the 6 months to 15 July 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.

1 143 (94.70%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (92.72%) Test Automation
3 122 (80.79%) BDD
4 101 (66.89%) Java
5 85 (56.29%) TDD
6 77 (50.99%) Appium
7 76 (50.33%) JIRA
8 75 (49.67%) User Experience
9 71 (47.02%) Android
10 70 (46.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 64 (42.38%) Problem-Solving
12 63 (41.72%) Android Development
13 62 (41.06%) Software Engineering
13 62 (41.06%) JUnit
13 62 (41.06%) fastlane
14 60 (39.74%) Cucumber
14 60 (39.74%) C++
14 60 (39.74%) Atlassian
15 59 (39.07%) Wireless
15 59 (39.07%) Electronics
15 59 (39.07%) Big Data
15 59 (39.07%) Bitbucket
16 58 (38.41%) HockeyApp
17 51 (33.77%) Selenium
18 50 (33.11%) QA
19 45 (29.80%) Gradle
20 42 (27.81%) Ruby
21 40 (26.49%) Android Studio
21 40 (26.49%) Mockito
22 39 (25.83%) C#

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 13 (8.61%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.99%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (39.07%) Wireless
2 3 (1.99%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (39.07%) Big Data
2 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.99%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.99%) MySQL
3 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.66%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 77 (50.99%) Appium
2 76 (50.33%) JIRA
3 70 (46.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 62 (41.06%) fastlane
4 62 (41.06%) JUnit
5 60 (39.74%) Cucumber
6 59 (39.07%) Bitbucket
7 51 (33.77%) Selenium
8 45 (29.80%) Gradle
9 40 (26.49%) Android Studio
9 40 (26.49%) Mockito
10 36 (23.84%) Jenkins
11 31 (20.53%) JMeter
12 29 (19.21%) SpecFlow
13 24 (15.89%) WebDriver
14 21 (13.91%) JBehave
15 19 (12.58%) CocoaPods
16 18 (11.92%) TeamCity
17 17 (11.26%) Git (software)
17 17 (11.26%) SoapUI
General
1 59 (39.07%) Electronics
2 7 (4.64%) Banking
2 7 (4.64%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Retail
3 4 (2.65%) Law
4 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (61.59%) Developer
2 63 (41.72%) Android Developer
3 23 (15.23%) Tester
4 19 (12.58%) iOS Developer
5 17 (11.26%) Analyst
5 17 (11.26%) Applications Developer
5 17 (11.26%) Automation Tester
5 17 (11.26%) Test Analyst
6 16 (10.60%) Test Automation Engineer
7 15 (9.93%) Test Engineer
8 14 (9.27%) Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (7.28%) QA Engineer
10 10 (6.62%) Technical Tester
11 9 (5.96%) Developer in Test
12 8 (5.30%) Mobile Engineer
12 8 (5.30%) QA Tester
13 7 (4.64%) QA Test Analyst
13 7 (4.64%) Senior QA Analyst
13 7 (4.64%) Senior QA Test Analyst
13 7 (4.64%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.91%) Web Services
2 12 (7.95%) Gherkin
3 9 (5.96%) AngularJS
3 9 (5.96%) React
3 9 (5.96%) WebdriverIO
4 7 (4.64%) RESTful
5 6 (3.97%) Dagger
5 6 (3.97%) RxJava
5 6 (3.97%) SOAP
5 6 (3.97%) XML
6 4 (2.65%) .NET
6 4 (2.65%) Chai
6 4 (2.65%) JSON
6 4 (2.65%) Node.js
7 3 (1.99%) Behat
7 3 (1.99%) Retrofit
8 2 (1.32%) CSS
8 2 (1.32%) React Native
8 2 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 75 (49.67%) User Experience
2 26 (17.22%) Fintech
3 21 (13.91%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.99%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.32%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.66%) IPTV
7 1 (0.66%) STB
7 1 (0.66%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 71 (47.02%) Android
2 27 (17.88%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.31%) Windows
4 2 (1.32%) Linux
4 2 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (94.70%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (92.72%) Test Automation
3 122 (80.79%) BDD
4 85 (56.29%) TDD
5 64 (42.38%) Problem-Solving
6 63 (41.72%) Android Development
7 62 (41.06%) Software Engineering
8 28 (18.54%) Kanban
9 22 (14.57%) SDET
10 19 (12.58%) iOS Development
10 19 (12.58%) Unit Testing
11 18 (11.92%) Scrum
12 17 (11.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (9.93%) Memory Management
14 13 (8.61%) Acceptance Criteria
15 12 (7.95%) Functional Testing
15 12 (7.95%) User Stories
16 10 (6.62%) API Testing
16 10 (6.62%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (66.89%) Java
2 60 (39.74%) C++
3 42 (27.81%) Ruby
4 39 (25.83%) C#
5 35 (23.18%) Python
6 27 (17.88%) JavaScript
7 19 (12.58%) Objective-C
8 18 (11.92%) Kotlin
8 18 (11.92%) SQL
9 2 (1.32%) Go
10 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (1.99%) ISEB
1 3 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) Degree
3 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (33.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 58 (38.41%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 60 (39.74%) Atlassian
2 15 (9.93%) Google
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft