Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1053 953 1079
Rank change year-on-year -100 +126 +103
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 113 236 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.65% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 109 197 138
UK median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,125
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £72,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +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 33,784 36,323 35,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.17% 20.56% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,352 29,502 30,870
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 £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -77 107 £70,000 +33.33% 8
London +9 80 £72,500 +16.00% 4
UK excluding London -43 33 £55,000 +10.00% 6
South West -31 22 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Scotland +2 6 £45,000 -14.29% 2
North West +14 2 £50,000 +8.11%
North of England +9 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Midlands -11 2 £53,750 +14.36% 1
East Midlands -28 2 £53,750 +7.50%
South East 0 1 £27,500 -42.11% 2

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 109 (96.46%) Test Automation
2 102 (90.27%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (80.53%) Appium
4 90 (79.65%) BDD
5 89 (78.76%) Java
6 71 (62.83%) Cucumber
7 62 (54.87%) Jenkins
8 60 (53.10%) Selenium
9 56 (49.56%) C#
10 50 (44.25%) JUnit
11 48 (42.48%) TDD
12 44 (38.94%) JavaScript
13 41 (36.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 40 (35.40%) User Experience
15 39 (34.51%) SpecFlow
15 39 (34.51%) JBehave
15 39 (34.51%) QA
15 39 (34.51%) Android
15 39 (34.51%) Ruby
16 36 (31.86%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (30.97%) SQL
17 35 (30.97%) Python
18 33 (29.20%) JMeter
18 33 (29.20%) TeamCity
18 33 (29.20%) JIRA
19 32 (28.32%) Android Development
20 31 (27.43%) Scrum
21 30 (26.55%) Web Services
21 30 (26.55%) WebDriver
21 30 (26.55%) HockeyApp

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 (11.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.42%) BrowserStack
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.93%) Wireless
2 3 (2.65%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) Big Data
2 18 (15.93%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.27%) MongoDB
3 15 (13.27%) MySQL
3 15 (13.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.88%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 91 (80.53%) Appium
2 71 (62.83%) Cucumber
3 62 (54.87%) Jenkins
4 60 (53.10%) Selenium
5 50 (44.25%) JUnit
6 41 (36.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 39 (34.51%) JBehave
7 39 (34.51%) SpecFlow
8 33 (29.20%) JIRA
8 33 (29.20%) JMeter
8 33 (29.20%) TeamCity
9 30 (26.55%) WebDriver
10 28 (24.78%) Git (software)
11 23 (20.35%) SoapUI
12 21 (18.58%) fastlane
13 18 (15.93%) Bitbucket
13 18 (15.93%) Gradle
14 17 (15.04%) Gatling
15 16 (14.16%) Android Studio
15 16 (14.16%) Robolectric
General
1 18 (15.93%) Electronics
2 10 (8.85%) Finance
3 9 (7.96%) Retail
4 8 (7.08%) Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Law
6 2 (1.77%) Games
6 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (42.48%) Developer
2 32 (28.32%) Android Developer
3 23 (20.35%) Tester
4 22 (19.47%) Test Engineer
5 20 (17.70%) Automation Tester
6 19 (16.81%) Test Automation Engineer
7 15 (13.27%) Architect
8 14 (12.39%) C# Architect
8 14 (12.39%) Developer in Test
8 14 (12.39%) DevOps Architect
8 14 (12.39%) Java Architect
8 14 (12.39%) Test Architect
8 14 (12.39%) Test Automation Architect
9 12 (10.62%) QA Engineer
10 11 (9.73%) Technical Tester
11 8 (7.08%) Technical Engineer
12 7 (6.19%) Java Engineer
12 7 (6.19%) Mobile Engineer
12 7 (6.19%) Software Test Engineer
13 6 (5.31%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.55%) Web Services
2 25 (22.12%) Gherkin
3 21 (18.58%) SOAP
4 20 (17.70%) JSON
5 18 (15.93%) XML
6 16 (14.16%) .NET
7 15 (13.27%) Behat
8 13 (11.50%) React
9 12 (10.62%) AngularJS
9 12 (10.62%) WebdriverIO
10 7 (6.19%) Node.js
11 6 (5.31%) RESTful
12 4 (3.54%) Chai
13 3 (2.65%) Dagger
13 3 (2.65%) RxJava
14 2 (1.77%) React Native
15 1 (0.88%) CSS
15 1 (0.88%) HTML
15 1 (0.88%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.40%) User Experience
2 20 (17.70%) Mobile App
3 19 (16.81%) Fintech
4 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.54%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.88%) IPTV
7 1 (0.88%) STB
7 1 (0.88%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 39 (34.51%) Android
2 10 (8.85%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (96.46%) Test Automation
2 102 (90.27%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (79.65%) BDD
4 48 (42.48%) TDD
5 36 (31.86%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (28.32%) Android Development
7 31 (27.43%) Scrum
8 29 (25.66%) SDET
9 24 (21.24%) DevOps
10 23 (20.35%) Functional Testing
11 22 (19.47%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (18.58%) Software Engineering
12 21 (18.58%) Software Testing
12 21 (18.58%) Test Scripting
13 18 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (15.04%) Kanban
14 17 (15.04%) Open Source
15 16 (14.16%) Mentoring
15 16 (14.16%) Project Management
15 16 (14.16%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (78.76%) Java
2 56 (49.56%) C#
3 44 (38.94%) JavaScript
4 39 (34.51%) Ruby
5 35 (30.97%) Python
5 35 (30.97%) SQL
6 21 (18.58%) C++
7 15 (13.27%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.77%) Go
8 2 (1.77%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.88%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (2.65%) ISEB
2 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (34.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (26.55%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 19 (16.81%) Atlassian
2 15 (13.27%) Oracle
3 14 (12.39%) Google
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.88%) Xamarin