The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank - 234 -
Permanent jobs citing Behat 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.072% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
Behat
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1291 984 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.37% 14.21% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 870 1023
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 the North West

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

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Behat
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Behat Salary Trend in the North West

Behat
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA