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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 247 - 264
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Behat 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% - 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.081% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £28,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+33.91% -17.85%
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
1228 959 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.65% 14.78% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 842 1151
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Behat within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 - -
Behat
England

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Symfony
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 6 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) New Relic
2 5 (83.33%) OO PHP
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Blog
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter
2 5 (83.33%) Rackspace
2 5 (83.33%) GitHub
2 5 (83.33%) Bitbucket
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring

Behat
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) PHPUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Grunt
3 1 (16.67%) Bower
3 1 (16.67%) Xdebug
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Symfony
1 6 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Doctrine
3 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) OO PHP
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Capistrano
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) New Relic
1 5 (83.33%) Twitter
1 5 (83.33%) Rackspace