The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 169 190 148
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -42
Permanent jobs citing Behat 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.081% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 0.58% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
Behat
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
552 513 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.65% 13.83% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 432 398 349
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Behat across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Behat
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Behat Salary Trend in Leeds

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) BDD
2 11 (91.67%) Cucumber
2 11 (91.67%) Ruby
3 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 10 (83.33%) Regression Testing
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) C++
3 10 (83.33%) Java
3 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) SDLC
3 10 (83.33%) Selenium
3 10 (83.33%) Test Management
4 8 (66.67%) LAMP
4 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (58.33%) Open Source
5 7 (58.33%) Kanban
6 6 (50.00%) XML
6 6 (50.00%) JSON
7 5 (41.67%) Internet
7 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
7 5 (41.67%) RIA
7 5 (41.67%) API Testing
7 5 (41.67%) DevOps
8 4 (33.33%) MySQL
8 4 (33.33%) Management Information System

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Cucumber
2 10 (83.33%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) PHPUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) LAMP
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Symfony
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) LESS
5 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
5 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) RIA
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Online Games
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) BDD
2 10 (83.33%) Test Management
2 10 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) SDLC
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 7 (58.33%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 5 (41.67%) API Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) Ruby
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) C++
3 10 (83.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Zend