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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 814 823 851
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Behat 78 106 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.091% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.56% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 73 97 28
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%

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
18695 19017 16299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 16.26% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15713 15995 13872
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Behat Salary Histogram in the UK

Behat
Top 30 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 31 July 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 -9 74 £47,500 +4.10% 13
London +20 56 £50,000 - 8
Yorkshire -4 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1
City of London +20 5 £55,000 -1.12% 3
Leeds +11 4 £35,000 -26.31%
West Yorkshire +5 4 £35,000 -26.31%
Wales +1 4 £35,000 -17.64% 1
South East -10 4 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South Wales -6 3 £35,000 -17.64%
West Midlands -10 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Newport - 3 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +11 2 £40,000 - 1
East Yorkshire +5 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Hull 0 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Faringdon -4 2 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire -15 2 £44,250 +18.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £43,000 -
East of England - 2 £43,000 -
Guildford - 2 £45,000 - 2
Surrey - 2 £45,000 - 2
Cambridge - 2 £43,000 -
East Midlands -1 1 £33,750 +22.72%
Warwick -9 1 £47,500 +26.66%
South West -11 1 £37,500 +66.66%
North West - 1 £32,500 - 1
Dorset - 1 £37,500 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Poole - 1 £37,500 -
Leicester - 1 £33,750 -
Leicestershire - 1 £33,750 -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 160 (86.49%) PHP
2 113 (61.08%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (59.46%) BDD
4 99 (53.51%) PHPUnit
4 99 (53.51%) TDD
5 82 (44.32%) Selenium
6 77 (41.62%) Java
7 74 (40.00%) Symfony
7 74 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (37.30%) MySQL
8 69 (37.30%) CSS
9 65 (35.14%) QA
9 65 (35.14%) Cucumber
10 64 (34.59%) HTML
11 60 (32.43%) JavaScript
11 60 (32.43%) Linux
11 60 (32.43%) Git (software)
12 58 (31.35%) OO
13 54 (29.19%) Automated Testing
14 52 (28.11%) jQuery
15 49 (26.49%) Scrum
16 47 (25.41%) MVC
17 46 (24.86%) JIRA
18 45 (24.32%) Zend
19 44 (23.78%) Test Automation
20 39 (21.08%) Jenkins
20 39 (21.08%) SQL
21 38 (20.54%) LAMP
22 37 (20.00%) JUnit
22 37 (20.00%) Unit Testing

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (18.92%) Apache
2 23 (12.43%) Confluence
3 17 (9.19%) nginx
4 15 (8.11%) Drupal
5 8 (4.32%) Node.js
6 7 (3.78%) WordPress
6 7 (3.78%) CMS
7 5 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.78%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.16%) GitHub
4 3 (1.62%) SaaS
5 2 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.54%) Heroku
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.03%) DNS
2 11 (5.95%) Unified Communications
2 11 (5.95%) HTTP
3 9 (4.86%) DHCP
4 2 (1.08%) Broadband
4 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (37.30%) MySQL
2 21 (11.35%) MongoDB
3 17 (9.19%) SQL Server
4 13 (7.03%) Redis
5 6 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.62%) SQLite
8 2 (1.08%) Big Data
8 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 99 (53.51%) PHPUnit
2 82 (44.32%) Selenium
3 65 (35.14%) Cucumber
4 60 (32.43%) Git (software)
5 46 (24.86%) JIRA
6 39 (21.08%) Jenkins
7 37 (20.00%) JUnit
8 30 (16.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (13.51%) Eclipse
10 21 (11.35%) WebDriver
11 19 (10.27%) Subversion
12 16 (8.65%) Mockito
13 8 (4.32%) Jasmine
14 7 (3.78%) JBehave
15 5 (2.70%) TestNG
15 5 (2.70%) Grunt
15 5 (2.70%) gulp
15 5 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
15 5 (2.70%) Bower
15 5 (2.70%) Appium
General
1 36 (19.46%) Finance
2 14 (7.57%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.32%) Advertising
4 5 (2.70%) Marketing
5 3 (1.62%) Publishing
5 3 (1.62%) Games
6 2 (1.08%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.08%) Billing
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 111 (60.00%) Developer
2 63 (34.05%) PHP Developer
3 37 (20.00%) Tester
4 27 (14.59%) Senior Developer
5 22 (11.89%) Senior PHP Developer
6 19 (10.27%) Analyst
7 15 (8.11%) QA Analyst
8 13 (7.03%) Software Developer
9 11 (5.95%) Test Analyst
10 10 (5.41%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.41%) Quality Analyst
10 10 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (4.86%) QA Tester
12 8 (4.32%) Drupal Developer
12 8 (4.32%) Automation Tester
13 7 (3.78%) Automated Tester
13 7 (3.78%) Test Leader
13 7 (3.78%) QA Test Analyst
13 7 (3.78%) Lead Developer
14 6 (3.24%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (40.00%) Symfony
2 69 (37.30%) CSS
3 64 (34.59%) HTML
4 52 (28.11%) jQuery
5 38 (20.54%) LAMP
6 29 (15.68%) Web Services
7 27 (14.59%) Doctrine
8 26 (14.05%) REST
9 20 (10.81%) Sass
10 19 (10.27%) LESS
10 19 (10.27%) AngularJS
10 19 (10.27%) RESTful
10 19 (10.27%) XML
11 15 (8.11%) Ajax
11 15 (8.11%) Laravel
12 14 (7.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (6.49%) Zend Framework
13 12 (6.49%) XHTML
14 10 (5.41%) Gherkin
14 10 (5.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.73%) Mobile App
2 13 (7.03%) User Experience
3 12 (6.49%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.24%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.70%) Social Media
5 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.08%) RIA
6 2 (1.08%) Online Games
7 1 (0.54%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.54%) GIS
7 1 (0.54%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.43%) Linux
2 26 (14.05%) Android
2 26 (14.05%) Apple iOS
3 19 (10.27%) UNIX
4 3 (1.62%) Debian
5 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (1.08%) CentOS
6 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (61.08%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (59.46%) BDD
3 99 (53.51%) TDD
4 74 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (31.35%) OO
6 54 (29.19%) Automated Testing
7 49 (26.49%) Scrum
8 47 (25.41%) MVC
9 44 (23.78%) Test Automation
10 37 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 26 (14.05%) SOA
12 23 (12.43%) Workflow
12 23 (12.43%) Kanban
13 22 (11.89%) Android Development
13 22 (11.89%) iOS Development
13 22 (11.89%) Software Engineering
13 22 (11.89%) SDLC
14 21 (11.35%) API Testing
14 21 (11.35%) Test Scripting
15 20 (10.81%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (86.49%) PHP
2 77 (41.62%) Java
3 60 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 39 (21.08%) SQL
5 31 (16.76%) Python
6 23 (12.43%) PHP5
7 13 (7.03%) Ruby
7 13 (7.03%) C#
8 12 (6.49%) C++
9 9 (4.86%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.16%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.08%) C
12 1 (0.54%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) Degree
2 12 (6.49%) ISEB
3 10 (5.41%) HND
4 6 (3.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (35.14%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.49%) Varnish
2 9 (4.86%) iptables
Systems Management
1 18 (9.73%) Vagrant
2 8 (4.32%) Puppet
3 7 (3.78%) Nagios
4 2 (1.08%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.08%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (24.32%) Zend
2 25 (13.51%) Atlassian
3 13 (7.03%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.03%) Twitter
4 10 (5.41%) Google
5 9 (4.86%) SAP
6 6 (3.24%) Oracle
7 5 (2.70%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.08%) New Relic
8 2 (1.08%) Splunk
8 2 (1.08%) VMware
9 1 (0.54%) Telerik
9 1 (0.54%) Adobe
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
South East London
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 days ago