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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank 780 819 850
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +31
Permanent jobs citing Behat 100 60 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.056% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 97 48 33
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%

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
17600 16623 17221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.93% 15.42% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14890 13822 15154
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Behat Salary Histogram in the UK

Behat
Top 26 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 24 December 2014. 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 +38 100 £45,000 +28.57% 14
London +3 62 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Yorkshire -3 20 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Hull +12 19 £35,000 +27.27% 2
East Yorkshire +10 19 £35,000 +27.27% 2
South East -2 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
West Sussex - 7 £47,500 -
Crawley - 5 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 4 £50,000 - 2
City of London - 3 £41,250 -
North West - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 £61,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £40,500 - 1
Gatwick - 2 £42,500 -
Manchester - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £40,500 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £37,500 -
Westminster - 1 £40,000 -
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Leeds - 1 £30,000 -
Faringdon - 1 £40,000 - 1
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 187 (84.23%) PHP
2 135 (60.81%) Symfony
3 134 (60.36%) PHPUnit
4 128 (57.66%) JavaScript
5 123 (55.41%) CSS
6 117 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (51.80%) HTML
8 111 (50.00%) jQuery
9 106 (47.75%) BDD
10 103 (46.40%) TDD
11 92 (41.44%) Git (software)
12 90 (40.54%) MySQL
13 89 (40.09%) MVC
14 87 (39.19%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (35.14%) Zend
16 75 (33.78%) Java
16 75 (33.78%) QA
17 69 (31.08%) Linux
17 69 (31.08%) Scrum
17 69 (31.08%) Cucumber
18 68 (30.63%) OO
19 65 (29.28%) E-Commerce
20 64 (28.83%) Backbone.js
21 62 (27.93%) LAMP
22 59 (26.58%) JIRA
23 57 (25.68%) AngularJS
24 54 (24.32%) Selenium
25 51 (22.97%) SQL
26 48 (21.62%) Jenkins
27 47 (21.17%) HTML5

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 33 (14.86%) Confluence
2 30 (13.51%) Node.js
3 28 (12.61%) nginx
4 25 (11.26%) WordPress
5 22 (9.91%) Apache
6 15 (6.76%) Drupal
7 9 (4.05%) CMS
8 8 (3.60%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.25%) GitHub
3 4 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.31%) DNS
2 7 (3.15%) SSL
2 7 (3.15%) DHCP
3 3 (1.35%) HTTP
4 2 (0.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (40.54%) MySQL
2 35 (15.77%) MongoDB
3 17 (7.66%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.50%) Redis
6 8 (3.60%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.70%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.90%) Big Data
10 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 134 (60.36%) PHPUnit
2 92 (41.44%) Git (software)
3 69 (31.08%) Cucumber
4 59 (26.58%) JIRA
5 54 (24.32%) Selenium
6 48 (21.62%) Jenkins
7 42 (18.92%) Subversion
8 34 (15.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (10.81%) Jasmine
10 15 (6.76%) WebDriver
10 15 (6.76%) JUnit
11 11 (4.95%) Hudson
12 8 (3.60%) RSpec
13 6 (2.70%) JBehave
13 6 (2.70%) Sahi
13 6 (2.70%) Maven
13 6 (2.70%) PhantomJS
13 6 (2.70%) Yeoman
13 6 (2.70%) Xdebug
14 5 (2.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 38 (17.12%) Finance
2 25 (11.26%) Manufacturing
3 21 (9.46%) Advertising
4 9 (4.05%) Marketing
5 3 (1.35%) Games
6 2 (0.90%) Publishing
6 2 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 145 (65.32%) Developer
2 108 (48.65%) PHP Developer
3 59 (26.58%) Senior Developer
4 49 (22.07%) Senior PHP Developer
5 34 (15.32%) QA Engineer
6 28 (12.61%) Test Engineer
7 25 (11.26%) Analyst
8 24 (10.81%) QA Analyst
9 23 (10.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 21 (9.46%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (8.11%) Test Analyst
12 14 (6.31%) Front-End Developer
13 11 (4.95%) Software Engineer
14 10 (4.50%) Web Developer
15 9 (4.05%) Tester
16 7 (3.15%) QA Specialist
17 6 (2.70%) QA Leader
17 6 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 6 (2.70%) Team Leader
18 5 (2.25%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (60.81%) Symfony
2 123 (55.41%) CSS
3 115 (51.80%) HTML
4 111 (50.00%) jQuery
5 64 (28.83%) Backbone.js
6 62 (27.93%) LAMP
7 57 (25.68%) AngularJS
8 47 (21.17%) HTML5
9 41 (18.47%) Web Services
10 36 (16.22%) Zend Framework
11 33 (14.86%) RESTful
11 33 (14.86%) LESS
11 33 (14.86%) Laravel
12 32 (14.41%) Sass
13 27 (12.16%) CSS3
14 26 (11.71%) Yii
15 25 (11.26%) REST
16 23 (10.36%) Gherkin
17 19 (8.56%) Ajax
17 19 (8.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.47%) User Experience
2 24 (10.81%) Open Source
3 15 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.86%) Social Media
5 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.25%) Blog
7 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.45%) Social Network
8 1 (0.45%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.45%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.45%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.45%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 69 (31.08%) Linux
2 38 (17.12%) Android
2 38 (17.12%) Apple iOS
3 24 (10.81%) UNIX
4 16 (7.21%) CentOS
5 14 (6.31%) Ubuntu
6 10 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.15%) Debian
7 7 (3.15%) Fedora
8 3 (1.35%) Windows
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (47.75%) BDD
3 103 (46.40%) TDD
4 89 (40.09%) MVC
5 87 (39.19%) Continuous Integration
6 69 (31.08%) Scrum
7 68 (30.63%) OO
8 65 (29.28%) E-Commerce
9 44 (19.82%) OO PHP
10 35 (15.77%) Software Engineering
11 33 (14.86%) Workflow
11 33 (14.86%) Android Development
11 33 (14.86%) iOS Development
12 29 (13.06%) OOP
13 27 (12.16%) Automated Testing
14 25 (11.26%) Kanban
15 18 (8.11%) Test Automation
16 17 (7.66%) Manual Testing
17 15 (6.76%) Analytics
18 13 (5.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 187 (84.23%) PHP
2 128 (57.66%) JavaScript
3 75 (33.78%) Java
4 51 (22.97%) SQL
5 34 (15.32%) Python
6 19 (8.56%) PHP5
7 15 (6.76%) Groovy
8 12 (5.41%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.41%) Ruby
8 12 (5.41%) C++
9 7 (3.15%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.70%) C#
11 2 (0.90%) Perl
11 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.11%) Degree
2 8 (3.60%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.25%) ISEB
4 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (33.78%) QA
System Software
1 27 (12.16%) Varnish
2 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (4.05%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.35%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.90%) Puppet
3 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (35.14%) Zend
2 33 (14.86%) Atlassian
3 20 (9.01%) Facebook
4 7 (3.15%) Twitter
4 7 (3.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.70%) Oracle
6 5 (2.25%) Rackspace
6 5 (2.25%) New Relic
7 2 (0.90%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) Telerik
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £38k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Posted: 9 days ago
Faringdon
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 16 days ago