The table below looks at the statistics for Behat skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Behat over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 758 828 834
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +6
Permanent jobs citing Behat 123 64 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.061% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.71% 0.38% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 120 35 26
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -35.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+30.83% -25.00%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17209 16914 16173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.08% 16.05% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14553 13752 13892
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,770 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Behat
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Behat Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Behat
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Behat within the UK.

Behat Salary Trend in the UK

Behat
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Behat over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Behat Salary Histogram in the UK

Behat
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Behat within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England +59 123 £40,000 +17.64% 13
London +37 68 £40,000 +14.28% 10
South East +11 28 £40,000 -11.11%
West Sussex - 17 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +10 16 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Crawley - 16 £47,500 -
East Yorkshire +12 15 £35,000 +27.27%
Hull +10 15 £35,000 +27.27%
Oxfordshire - 9 £40,000 -
Faringdon - 8 £40,000 -
City of London +4 6 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Warwickshire - 6 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 6 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £42,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £42,250 -
East of England - 4 £42,250 -
Warwick - 3 £50,000 -
Manchester -1 1 - -
North West -8 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Leeds - 1 £30,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 220 (91.29%) PHP
2 169 (70.12%) PHPUnit
3 160 (66.39%) CSS
4 153 (63.49%) Symfony
5 151 (62.66%) JavaScript
6 150 (62.24%) HTML
7 141 (58.51%) TDD
8 137 (56.85%) BDD
9 134 (55.60%) jQuery
10 110 (45.64%) Git (software)
11 108 (44.81%) Continuous Integration
12 107 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
13 104 (43.15%) MySQL
14 101 (41.91%) Linux
15 97 (40.25%) MVC
16 90 (37.34%) OO
17 79 (32.78%) Zend
18 78 (32.37%) Java
19 70 (29.05%) LAMP
20 60 (24.90%) Backbone.js
21 58 (24.07%) Jenkins
21 58 (24.07%) SQL
22 57 (23.65%) QA
22 57 (23.65%) OO PHP
23 56 (23.24%) HTML5
23 56 (23.24%) Web Services
24 54 (22.41%) AngularJS
25 53 (21.99%) E-Commerce
25 53 (21.99%) JIRA
26 52 (21.58%) Scrum

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 49 (20.33%) nginx
2 44 (18.26%) Apache
3 41 (17.01%) Node.js
4 35 (14.52%) Confluence
5 29 (12.03%) WordPress
6 12 (4.98%) Drupal
7 11 (4.56%) CMS
8 7 (2.90%) Joomla!
9 5 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.32%) GitHub
3 6 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.11%) DNS
2 18 (7.47%) DHCP
3 13 (5.39%) SSL
4 10 (4.15%) HTTP
5 1 (0.41%) DSL
5 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (43.15%) MySQL
2 44 (18.26%) MongoDB
3 34 (14.11%) SQL Server
4 25 (10.37%) Relational Database
5 19 (7.88%) Redis
6 13 (5.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.90%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.49%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 169 (70.12%) PHPUnit
2 110 (45.64%) Git (software)
3 58 (24.07%) Jenkins
4 53 (21.99%) JIRA
5 47 (19.50%) Subversion
6 40 (16.60%) Cucumber
7 36 (14.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 30 (12.45%) Jasmine
9 29 (12.03%) Selenium
10 16 (6.64%) JUnit
11 11 (4.56%) WebDriver
12 10 (4.15%) Hudson
13 9 (3.73%) Eclipse
14 8 (3.32%) Bitbucket
15 7 (2.90%) JBehave
16 6 (2.49%) Yeoman
17 3 (1.24%) Selenium IDE
18 2 (0.83%) Xdebug
18 2 (0.83%) Appium
18 2 (0.83%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (17.43%) Finance
2 27 (11.20%) Advertising
3 15 (6.22%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.66%) Publishing
5 2 (0.83%) Billing
5 2 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 180 (74.69%) Developer
2 116 (48.13%) PHP Developer
3 65 (26.97%) Senior Developer
4 49 (20.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 29 (12.03%) JavaScript Developer
6 22 (9.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 21 (8.71%) QA Engineer
7 21 (8.71%) Analyst
8 20 (8.30%) QA Analyst
9 19 (7.88%) Front-End Developer
9 19 (7.88%) Web Developer
10 17 (7.05%) Test Engineer
11 16 (6.64%) Test Analyst
12 15 (6.22%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.15%) Tester
14 9 (3.73%) Software Engineer
15 8 (3.32%) Senior Software Developer
16 7 (2.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 5 (2.07%) DevOps Engineer
17 5 (2.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (66.39%) CSS
2 153 (63.49%) Symfony
3 150 (62.24%) HTML
4 134 (55.60%) jQuery
5 70 (29.05%) LAMP
6 60 (24.90%) Backbone.js
7 56 (23.24%) HTML5
7 56 (23.24%) Web Services
8 54 (22.41%) AngularJS
9 45 (18.67%) REST
10 41 (17.01%) Laravel
11 37 (15.35%) Sass
12 35 (14.52%) Zend Framework
13 33 (13.69%) CSS3
14 29 (12.03%) LESS
15 27 (11.20%) RESTful
16 26 (10.79%) Ajax
17 25 (10.37%) Yii
18 21 (8.71%) XHTML
19 18 (7.47%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.77%) Open Source
2 20 (8.30%) User Experience
3 14 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.56%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.73%) Social Media
6 5 (2.07%) Blog
7 2 (0.83%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.41%) GIS
8 1 (0.41%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.41%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.41%) Social Network
8 1 (0.41%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 101 (41.91%) Linux
2 42 (17.43%) Android
2 42 (17.43%) Apple iOS
3 36 (14.94%) UNIX
4 21 (8.71%) CentOS
5 13 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (5.39%) Fedora
6 12 (4.98%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.66%) Debian
8 2 (0.83%) Windows
9 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (58.51%) TDD
2 137 (56.85%) BDD
3 108 (44.81%) Continuous Integration
4 107 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (40.25%) MVC
6 90 (37.34%) OO
7 57 (23.65%) OO PHP
8 53 (21.99%) E-Commerce
9 52 (21.58%) Scrum
10 35 (14.52%) Workflow
10 35 (14.52%) Android Development
10 35 (14.52%) iOS Development
11 33 (13.69%) OOP
12 31 (12.86%) Software Engineering
13 28 (11.62%) Automated Testing
14 24 (9.96%) Unit Testing
14 24 (9.96%) Kanban
15 19 (7.88%) Requirements Analysis
16 15 (6.22%) Manual Testing
17 14 (5.81%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 220 (91.29%) PHP
2 151 (62.66%) JavaScript
3 78 (32.37%) Java
4 58 (24.07%) SQL
5 51 (21.16%) Python
6 28 (11.62%) PHP5
7 25 (10.37%) C++
8 18 (7.47%) T-SQL
9 13 (5.39%) C#
9 13 (5.39%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.98%) Groovy
11 9 (3.73%) Ruby
12 1 (0.41%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (10.37%) Degree
2 7 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.07%) ISEB
3 5 (2.07%) VCP4
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (23.65%) QA
System Software
1 31 (12.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (4.98%) Vagrant
2 11 (4.56%) Capistrano
3 9 (3.73%) Puppet
4 5 (2.07%) Nagios
5 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 79 (32.78%) Zend
2 35 (14.52%) Atlassian
3 18 (7.47%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.39%) Twitter
5 11 (4.56%) Facebook
6 10 (4.15%) Oracle
7 6 (2.49%) SAP
8 5 (2.07%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.07%) New Relic
8 5 (2.07%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.83%) Google
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