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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 752 831 889
Rank change year-on-year +79 +58  
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 122 104 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.58% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 97 72 71
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,375 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50%  

Calabash is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18609 17798 18404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.93% 18.09% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36905 35947 34555
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Calabash in the UK

Calabash
Top 8 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 114 £60,000 +9.09% 7
London +45 82 £62,500 +13.63% 4
UK excluding London +38 38 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Midlands +24 11 £45,000 +38.46% 1
South West -3 10 £50,000 -13.04% 1
North of England -20 10 £52,500 -12.50%
Scotland - 6 £52,500 - 1
East of England -9 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 265 (98.51%) Test Automation
2 206 (76.58%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (73.23%) Selenium
4 177 (65.80%) Appium
5 156 (57.99%) QA
6 131 (48.70%) Cucumber
7 117 (43.49%) Java
8 100 (37.17%) Ruby
9 78 (29.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 69 (25.65%) Android
11 67 (24.91%) BDD
12 66 (24.54%) Mobile App
13 63 (23.42%) Apple iOS
14 62 (23.05%) WebDriver
14 62 (23.05%) C#
14 62 (23.05%) E-Commerce
15 61 (22.68%) Python
16 55 (20.45%) Jenkins
17 54 (20.07%) Continuous Integration
18 50 (18.59%) DevOps
19 49 (18.22%) Big Data
19 49 (18.22%) Open Source
20 44 (16.36%) Finance
21 42 (15.61%) B2C
22 41 (15.24%) SDLC
23 40 (14.87%) Web Services
24 39 (14.50%) JMeter
25 36 (13.38%) TDD
25 36 (13.38%) QA Automation
26 35 (13.01%) JIRA

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 15 (5.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.58%) GitHub
3 6 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.74%) BrowserStack
4 2 (0.74%) TestFlight
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.09%) Internet
2 4 (1.49%) MQTT
3 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.22%) Big Data
2 2 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 197 (73.23%) Selenium
2 177 (65.80%) Appium
3 131 (48.70%) Cucumber
4 62 (23.05%) WebDriver
5 55 (20.45%) Jenkins
6 39 (14.50%) JMeter
7 35 (13.01%) JIRA
8 33 (12.27%) SpecFlow
9 32 (11.90%) TeamCity
10 30 (11.15%) Git (software)
11 28 (10.41%) HP UFT
12 26 (9.67%) SilkTest
13 23 (8.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (8.55%) JUnit
14 21 (7.81%) Capybara
14 21 (7.81%) Gatling
15 17 (6.32%) Xcode
16 16 (5.95%) JBehave
17 11 (4.09%) Android Studio
18 10 (3.72%) Protractor
General
1 44 (16.36%) Finance
2 24 (8.92%) Banking
3 14 (5.20%) Retail
4 7 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.23%) Electronics
5 6 (2.23%) Games
6 5 (1.86%) Billing
6 5 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (36.43%) Tester
2 72 (26.77%) Automation Tester
3 49 (18.22%) QA Tester
4 41 (15.24%) Test Engineer
5 34 (12.64%) Test Automation Engineer
6 31 (11.52%) QA Automation Tester
7 26 (9.67%) Analyst
8 25 (9.29%) Technical Tester
9 21 (7.81%) Agile Tester
9 21 (7.81%) Consultant
9 21 (7.81%) Test Manager
10 18 (6.69%) QA Engineer
10 18 (6.69%) Test Analyst
11 16 (5.95%) Automation Test Analyst
11 16 (5.95%) QA Leader
12 15 (5.58%) QA Analyst
13 14 (5.20%) Developer
14 13 (4.83%) QA Automation Engineer
14 13 (4.83%) QA Manager
14 13 (4.83%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.87%) Web Services
2 25 (9.29%) REST
3 19 (7.06%) Gherkin
4 17 (6.32%) Node.js
5 13 (4.83%) JSON
6 11 (4.09%) RESTful
7 8 (2.97%) XML
8 7 (2.60%) .NET
9 5 (1.86%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (1.86%) NativeScript
9 5 (1.86%) React Native
10 4 (1.49%) pytest
10 4 (1.49%) SOAP
10 4 (1.49%) Swagger
11 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.37%) AVFoundation
11 1 (0.37%) Core Data
11 1 (0.37%) CSS
11 1 (0.37%) HTML
11 1 (0.37%) React
Miscellaneous
1 66 (24.54%) Mobile App
2 26 (9.67%) Fintech
3 24 (8.92%) Client/Server
4 21 (7.81%) User Experience
5 14 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.23%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (2.23%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.65%) Android
2 63 (23.42%) Apple iOS
3 22 (8.18%) Windows
4 17 (6.32%) Unix
5 15 (5.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (98.51%) Test Automation
2 206 (76.58%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (29.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 67 (24.91%) BDD
5 62 (23.05%) E-Commerce
6 54 (20.07%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (18.59%) DevOps
8 49 (18.22%) Open Source
9 42 (15.61%) B2C
10 41 (15.24%) SDLC
11 36 (13.38%) QA Automation
11 36 (13.38%) TDD
12 32 (11.90%) Scrum
13 26 (9.67%) SDET
14 22 (8.18%) Software Engineering
15 21 (7.81%) OO
16 20 (7.43%) Exploratory Testing
17 18 (6.69%) Test Scripting
18 16 (5.95%) API Testing
18 16 (5.95%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (43.49%) Java
2 100 (37.17%) Ruby
3 62 (23.05%) C#
4 61 (22.68%) Python
5 27 (10.04%) JavaScript
6 17 (6.32%) SQL
7 14 (5.20%) Apple Swift
8 13 (4.83%) Objective-C
9 12 (4.46%) PHP
10 8 (2.97%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.97%) Perl
11 5 (1.86%) ECMAScript
11 5 (1.86%) ES6
11 5 (1.86%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.37%) C++
13 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (5.95%) ISEB
2 13 (4.83%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (57.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.23%) HockeyApp
2 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (4.09%) Google
2 5 (1.86%) Adobe
2 5 (1.86%) Appcelerator
2 5 (1.86%) Facebook
2 5 (1.86%) Twitter
3 4 (1.49%) Apiary
3 4 (1.49%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.74%) Zend
5 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
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