The table below looks at the statistics for JBehave skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JBehave over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JBehave
Rank 239 237 235
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing JBehave 15 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.10% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.43% 0.55% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 3
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
JBehave
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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1051 1084 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.33% 18.07% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 914 956 928
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JBehave
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

JBehave Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JBehave
Salary Trend in the South West

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

JBehave Salary Trend in the South West

JBehave
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JBehave within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Bristol -4 11 £42,500 +18.05%
Gloucestershire - 4 £42,500 -
JBehave
England

JBehave
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing JBehave 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 JBehave.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) Selenium
1 28 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 27 (96.43%) Test Automation
2 27 (96.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 22 (78.57%) Oracle
4 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (75.00%) JUnit
4 21 (75.00%) OO
4 21 (75.00%) Scrum
4 21 (75.00%) Functional Testing
4 21 (75.00%) QA
5 20 (71.43%) QA Automation
5 20 (71.43%) Unix
5 20 (71.43%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) Python
7 6 (21.43%) ISEB
7 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) C++
7 6 (21.43%) HTML
7 6 (21.43%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 6 (21.43%) JMeter
7 6 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 6 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing

JBehave
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing JBehave 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 JBehave. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 28 (100.00%) Selenium
2 21 (75.00%) JUnit
3 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 6 (21.43%) JMeter
3 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Automation Engineer
1 20 (71.43%) Java Engineer
1 20 (71.43%) Test Automation Engineer
1 20 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Software Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Software Test Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Software Tester
2 5 (17.86%) Test Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Tester
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Developer in Test
4 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.29%) Internet of Things
1 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Unix
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (96.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 27 (96.43%) Test Automation
3 21 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 21 (75.00%) OO
3 21 (75.00%) Scrum
4 20 (71.43%) QA Automation
5 6 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 6 (21.43%) Test Management
5 6 (21.43%) Test Planning
5 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) C++
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Oracle