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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank 180 151 157
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +6
Permanent jobs citing Behat 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.038% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -3.22%
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
510 436 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.77% 16.78% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 393 347 337
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,650 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Behat across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Behat Salary Histogram in Leeds

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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
2 11 (91.67%) Ruby
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) Cucumber
3 10 (83.33%) Test Management
3 10 (83.33%) Automation Testing
3 10 (83.33%) .NET
4 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 8 (66.67%) BDD
5 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 7 (58.33%) Kanban
5 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (50.00%) DevOps
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 4 (33.33%) B2C
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) MySQL
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) Linux
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (8.33%) OO

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
1 11 (91.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Test Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XHTML
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
2 1 (8.33%) LESS
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Symfony
2 1 (8.33%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Test Management
1 10 (83.33%) Automation Testing
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Kanban
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 4 (33.33%) B2C
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) Ruby
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Varnish