The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behat
Rank 242 316 314
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -2
Permanent jobs citing Behat 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.059% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.18% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 1
Average salary £60,000 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +36.52%
Behat
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2332 3365 4129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.22% 32.92% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 3000 3554
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,314 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Behat across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Behat
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Behat across the City of London region.

Behat Salary Trend in the City of London

Behat
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Behat across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Behat Salary Histogram in the City of London

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Behat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Behat.

1 18 (90.00%) Selenium
2 16 (80.00%) Python
3 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (75.00%) BDD
4 14 (70.00%) Ruby
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (65.00%) QA
6 12 (60.00%) Java
6 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
7 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
7 11 (55.00%) PHP
7 11 (55.00%) OO
7 11 (55.00%) Business Analysis
8 10 (50.00%) SQL
8 10 (50.00%) Gherkin
9 9 (45.00%) SpecFlow
9 9 (45.00%) Open Source
9 9 (45.00%) Process Improvement
9 9 (45.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (45.00%) Functional Testing
9 9 (45.00%) JBehave
9 9 (45.00%) Test Management
9 9 (45.00%) SDET
9 9 (45.00%) .NET
9 9 (45.00%) C#
9 9 (45.00%) Unix
9 9 (45.00%) Windows
9 9 (45.00%) Client/Server
9 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (45.00%) GAP Analysis

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Behat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Behat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Selenium
2 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (45.00%) FitNesse
3 9 (45.00%) JBehave
3 9 (45.00%) SpecFlow
4 8 (40.00%) PHPUnit
5 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (5.00%) JIRA
8 1 (5.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer in Test
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
2 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) Symfony
6 1 (5.00%) CakePHP
6 1 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) LAMP
6 1 (5.00%) Laravel
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Client/Server
2 8 (40.00%) Fintech
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon Linux
3 5 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) BDD
1 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Business Analysis
3 11 (55.00%) OO
3 11 (55.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
4 9 (45.00%) Functional Testing
4 9 (45.00%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (45.00%) Open Source
4 9 (45.00%) Process Improvement
4 9 (45.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (45.00%) Test Management
4 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (30.00%) Web Development
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) Ruby
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) PHP
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) QA
2 9 (45.00%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Zend