Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 964 939 1111
Rank change year-on-year -25 +172 -58
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 239 232 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.69% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 220 175 140
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £48,750 £33,600 £37,375
90th Percentile £71,250 £76,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -5.88%

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 36,743 33,810 36,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.70% 19.59% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30,060 28,577 31,226
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,613 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £70,000
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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 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 -2 235 £55,000 -8.33% 22
UK excluding London +62 161 £52,500 +10.53% 8
South West +82 133 £55,000 +10.00% 2
London -88 77 £67,500 +8.00% 14
Yorkshire +26 15 £50,000 -4.76% 2
North of England -2 15 £50,000 - 2
Midlands -24 7 £60,000 +76.47% 3
East Midlands -17 5 £60,000 +81.82% 2
Scotland -38 3 - -
South East +4 2 £62,500 +31.58%
West Midlands -12 2 - - 1
East of England -1 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 227 (94.98%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (87.03%) Test Automation
3 194 (81.17%) BDD
4 151 (63.18%) TDD
5 140 (58.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 138 (57.74%) Java
7 134 (56.07%) User Experience
8 133 (55.65%) JIRA
9 129 (53.97%) Android
10 122 (51.05%) Software Engineering
11 118 (49.37%) Problem-Solving
12 117 (48.95%) Bitbucket
12 117 (48.95%) Atlassian
12 117 (48.95%) Electronics
13 116 (48.54%) Wireless
13 116 (48.54%) C++
13 116 (48.54%) Big Data
14 102 (42.68%) Android Development
14 102 (42.68%) HockeyApp
15 100 (41.84%) JUnit
16 86 (35.98%) Gradle
17 85 (35.56%) Android Studio
17 85 (35.56%) Apple iOS
18 84 (35.15%) Cucumber
19 77 (32.22%) Mockito
20 75 (31.38%) QA
21 66 (27.62%) Appium
22 64 (26.78%) Ruby
23 47 (19.67%) Selenium
23 47 (19.67%) Objective-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 7 (2.93%) Confluence
2 4 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.60%) TestFlight
3 4 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (1.67%) Serverless
4 3 (1.26%) BrowserStack
5 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 116 (48.54%) Wireless
2 12 (5.02%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (48.54%) Big Data
2 6 (2.51%) NoSQL
2 6 (2.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.42%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 140 (58.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 133 (55.65%) JIRA
3 117 (48.95%) Bitbucket
4 100 (41.84%) JUnit
5 86 (35.98%) Gradle
6 85 (35.56%) Android Studio
7 84 (35.15%) Cucumber
8 77 (32.22%) Mockito
9 66 (27.62%) Appium
10 47 (19.67%) Selenium
11 43 (17.99%) CocoaPods
12 42 (17.57%) Jenkins
13 39 (16.32%) Git (software)
14 24 (10.04%) Xcode
15 23 (9.62%) SpecFlow
16 21 (8.79%) JMeter
17 17 (7.11%) WebDriver
18 13 (5.44%) SoapUI
19 12 (5.02%) git-flow
20 8 (3.35%) Robolectric
General
1 117 (48.95%) Electronics
2 7 (2.93%) Law
3 5 (2.09%) Finance
3 5 (2.09%) Retail
4 4 (1.67%) Banking
4 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.26%) Games
6 2 (0.84%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 159 (66.53%) Developer
2 101 (42.26%) Android Developer
3 46 (19.25%) iOS Developer
4 31 (12.97%) Applications Developer
5 23 (9.62%) Tester
6 19 (7.95%) Analyst
7 17 (7.11%) Test Analyst
8 16 (6.69%) Test Leader
9 15 (6.28%) QA Engineer
10 14 (5.86%) Automation Test Analyst
11 13 (5.44%) Automation Tester
11 13 (5.44%) QA Tester
12 12 (5.02%) QA Automation Engineer
13 11 (4.60%) Test Automation Engineer
14 10 (4.18%) Mobile Engineer
14 10 (4.18%) QA Analyst
14 10 (4.18%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (4.18%) Test Engineer
15 9 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
15 9 (3.77%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.88%) Web Services
2 17 (7.11%) .NET
3 16 (6.69%) Node.js
4 11 (4.60%) RESTful
5 10 (4.18%) CSS
6 9 (3.77%) RxJava
6 9 (3.77%) XML
7 7 (2.93%) Dagger
8 6 (2.51%) HTML
8 6 (2.51%) REST
8 6 (2.51%) Retrofit
8 6 (2.51%) SOAP
9 4 (1.67%) CSS3
9 4 (1.67%) HTML5
9 4 (1.67%) JSON
10 3 (1.26%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.84%) React Native
12 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.42%) React
Miscellaneous
1 134 (56.07%) User Experience
2 34 (14.23%) Mobile App
3 31 (12.97%) Fintech
4 21 (8.79%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (4.18%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.51%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.67%) BBC
7 4 (1.67%) STB
7 4 (1.67%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 129 (53.97%) Android
2 85 (35.56%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.77%) Windows
4 6 (2.51%) Linux
4 6 (2.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (94.98%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (87.03%) Test Automation
3 194 (81.17%) BDD
4 151 (63.18%) TDD
5 122 (51.05%) Software Engineering
6 118 (49.37%) Problem-Solving
7 102 (42.68%) Android Development
8 47 (19.67%) iOS Development
9 35 (14.64%) Kanban
10 34 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (10.46%) Open Source
11 25 (10.46%) Unit Testing
12 22 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
13 21 (8.79%) API Testing
14 20 (8.37%) Microservices
15 18 (7.53%) Non-Functional Testing
15 18 (7.53%) QA Automation
15 18 (7.53%) Scrum
16 16 (6.69%) Project Management
17 14 (5.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 138 (57.74%) Java
2 116 (48.54%) C++
3 64 (26.78%) Ruby
4 47 (19.67%) Objective-C
5 43 (17.99%) C#
6 25 (10.46%) JavaScript
6 25 (10.46%) Python
7 12 (5.02%) Apple Swift
8 11 (4.60%) Kotlin
9 8 (3.35%) SQL
10 6 (2.51%) Go
11 4 (1.67%) Clojure
11 4 (1.67%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.42%) PHP
12 1 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (1.26%) ISEB
1 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.84%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (31.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 102 (42.68%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 117 (48.95%) Atlassian
2 12 (5.02%) Xamarin
3 7 (2.93%) Google
4 5 (2.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.67%) Arqiva
5 4 (1.67%) BT
5 4 (1.67%) Perforce
6 3 (1.26%) Apple