Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Calabash
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 956 1098 1156
Rank change year-on-year +142 +58 -48
Permanent jobs citing Calabash 233 139 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.073% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 194 114 134
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -
10th Percentile £43,575 £40,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -31.82%

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 36616 35583 38278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.33% 18.75% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29801 30706 32373
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Calabash in the UK

Calabash
Top 13 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 23 November 2017. 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 +123 223 £52,500 -4.55% 16
UK excluding London +124 133 £52,500 +16.67% 7
London +19 97 £65,000 +8.33% 9
South West +69 64 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Midlands +52 45 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +49 30 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands +26 15 £47,000 +29.66%
North of England +1 13 £47,500 +5.56% 2
North West -14 7 £47,500 +8.57%
Scotland - 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +19 6 £45,000 - 2
East of England +6 3 - - 1
South East +30 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 212 (90.99%) Agile Software Development
1 212 (90.99%) Test Automation
2 123 (52.79%) Ruby
3 122 (52.36%) Java
4 121 (51.93%) Cucumber
4 121 (51.93%) Appium
5 108 (46.35%) BDD
6 99 (42.49%) JIRA
7 95 (40.77%) Selenium
8 86 (36.91%) QA
9 83 (35.62%) Jenkins
9 83 (35.62%) C#
10 78 (33.48%) JUnit
11 75 (32.19%) TDD
12 70 (30.04%) Python
13 68 (29.18%) Android
14 66 (28.33%) JMeter
15 63 (27.04%) Apple iOS
16 57 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
17 55 (23.61%) SQL
18 53 (22.75%) Software Engineering
19 52 (22.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 51 (21.89%) SpecFlow
21 50 (21.46%) User Experience
22 49 (21.03%) Open Source
23 47 (20.17%) Git (software)
24 46 (19.74%) TeamCity
25 43 (18.45%) JBehave
25 43 (18.45%) Mobile App
26 42 (18.03%) Confluence

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 42 (18.03%) Confluence
2 6 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.43%) GitHub
3 7 (3.00%) TestFlight
4 6 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (2.58%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.58%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (2.58%) Serverless
5 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.86%) BrowserStack
6 2 (0.86%) SaaS
6 2 (0.86%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.59%) Wireless
2 8 (3.43%) MQTT
3 2 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.60%) Big Data
2 6 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 121 (51.93%) Appium
1 121 (51.93%) Cucumber
2 99 (42.49%) JIRA
3 95 (40.77%) Selenium
4 83 (35.62%) Jenkins
5 78 (33.48%) JUnit
6 66 (28.33%) JMeter
7 52 (22.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 51 (21.89%) SpecFlow
9 47 (20.17%) Git (software)
10 46 (19.74%) TeamCity
11 43 (18.45%) JBehave
12 40 (17.17%) Gatling
13 35 (15.02%) Bitbucket
14 31 (13.30%) WebDriver
15 30 (12.88%) Android Studio
16 25 (10.73%) Gradle
17 22 (9.44%) Mockito
18 19 (8.15%) WATIR
19 18 (7.73%) Xcode
General
1 35 (15.02%) Electronics
2 24 (10.30%) Finance
3 20 (8.58%) Banking
4 15 (6.44%) Retail
5 9 (3.86%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.29%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.86%) Games
8 2 (0.86%) Law
8 2 (0.86%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (39.06%) Tester
2 84 (36.05%) Automation Tester
3 82 (35.19%) Developer
4 32 (13.73%) Developer in Test
5 29 (12.45%) Analyst
5 29 (12.45%) Android Developer
5 29 (12.45%) Test Automation Developer
6 24 (10.30%) Test Analyst
7 22 (9.44%) Technical Tester
8 20 (8.58%) iOS Developer
9 19 (8.15%) Automation Test Analyst
9 19 (8.15%) Test Engineer
10 15 (6.44%) QA Tester
11 14 (6.01%) Automation Engineer
11 14 (6.01%) QA Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) Ruby Automation Tester
12 13 (5.58%) Test Automation Engineer
13 12 (5.15%) Agile Tester
13 12 (5.15%) QA Automation Engineer
13 12 (5.15%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (18.03%) Web Services
2 30 (12.88%) REST
3 25 (10.73%) Gherkin
4 21 (9.01%) Node.js
5 13 (5.58%) HTML
6 12 (5.15%) .NET
6 12 (5.15%) XML
7 10 (4.29%) CSS
8 9 (3.86%) CSS3
8 9 (3.86%) HTML5
8 9 (3.86%) JSON
9 6 (2.58%) AVFoundation
9 6 (2.58%) Core Data
9 6 (2.58%) SOAP
10 4 (1.72%) RESTful
11 3 (1.29%) Android SDK
11 3 (1.29%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.29%) WSDL
12 2 (0.86%) RxJava
13 1 (0.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.46%) User Experience
2 43 (18.45%) Mobile App
3 17 (7.30%) Client/Server
4 15 (6.44%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.58%) Fintech
6 7 (3.00%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.58%) BBC
7 6 (2.58%) STB
8 3 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.43%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.18%) Android
2 63 (27.04%) Apple iOS
3 26 (11.16%) Windows
4 22 (9.44%) Unix
5 19 (8.15%) Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (90.99%) Agile Software Development
1 212 (90.99%) Test Automation
2 108 (46.35%) BDD
3 75 (32.19%) TDD
4 57 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (22.75%) Software Engineering
6 49 (21.03%) Open Source
7 36 (15.45%) Scrum
8 35 (15.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 30 (12.88%) Android Development
9 30 (12.88%) API Testing
10 27 (11.59%) E-Commerce
11 26 (11.16%) Test Scripting
12 23 (9.87%) Acceptance Criteria
12 23 (9.87%) DevOps
13 22 (9.44%) Software Testing
14 21 (9.01%) iOS Development
15 20 (8.58%) QA Automation
16 18 (7.73%) Configuration Management
17 17 (7.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 123 (52.79%) Ruby
2 122 (52.36%) Java
3 83 (35.62%) C#
4 70 (30.04%) Python
5 55 (23.61%) SQL
6 34 (14.59%) C++
7 27 (11.59%) JavaScript
8 19 (8.15%) Objective-C
9 12 (5.15%) PHP
10 10 (4.29%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.58%) Clojure
11 6 (2.58%) Go
11 6 (2.58%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.29%) Groovy
13 1 (0.43%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (7.30%) Degree
2 13 (5.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.86%) ISEB
4 8 (3.43%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (36.91%) QA
2 3 (1.29%) ISO 20022
2 3 (1.29%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (2.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (13.30%) HockeyApp
2 4 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (15.02%) Atlassian
2 11 (4.72%) Xamarin
3 6 (2.58%) Arqiva
3 6 (2.58%) BT
4 2 (0.86%) HP
4 2 (0.86%) New Relic
4 2 (0.86%) Perfecto Mobile
4 2 (0.86%) Zend
5 1 (0.43%) Apple
5 1 (0.43%) Google