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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank 798 842 851
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +9
Permanent jobs citing Behat 106 29 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.027% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 99 27 39
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -3.22%

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
18855 16587 16957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.26% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15640 14144 14671
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 August 2014 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 22 August 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 +62 105 £45,000 -5.26% 19
London +47 71 £47,500 -9.52% 19
South East -10 13 £45,000 +39.73%
Yorkshire -25 12 £42,500 -
City of London 0 8 £45,625 -15.11% 4
Milton Keynes - 8 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £45,000 -
Leeds -21 6 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire -30 6 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £37,500 -
Surbiton - 5 £39,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £37,500 -
Warwick - 4 £38,750 -
Hull - 4 £30,000 -
East Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
Southampton +5 3 £42,500 +31.97%
Hampshire -7 3 £42,500 +31.97%
Lincolnshire - 3 £27,500 -
Barton-upon-Humber - 3 £27,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £27,500 -
Faringdon - 2 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £22,500 -
South West - 1 £22,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 157 (79.70%) PHP
2 102 (51.78%) Selenium
3 99 (50.25%) QA
3 99 (50.25%) PHPUnit
4 96 (48.73%) JavaScript
5 93 (47.21%) TDD
6 92 (46.70%) BDD
7 89 (45.18%) HTML
7 89 (45.18%) CSS
8 86 (43.65%) Scrum
9 78 (39.59%) Git (software)
10 77 (39.09%) Symfony
10 77 (39.09%) MySQL
11 73 (37.06%) Cucumber
12 70 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
13 69 (35.03%) Java
14 63 (31.98%) Continuous Integration
15 62 (31.47%) Zend
16 61 (30.96%) Kanban
17 55 (27.92%) E-Commerce
18 50 (25.38%) Automated Testing
19 49 (24.87%) Software Engineering
19 49 (24.87%) Jenkins
20 48 (24.37%) Python
21 44 (22.34%) Linux
21 44 (22.34%) jQuery
22 42 (21.32%) Gherkin
22 42 (21.32%) Manufacturing
23 41 (20.81%) Test Automation
23 41 (20.81%) HTML5

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (17.26%) Apache
2 16 (8.12%) Drupal
3 6 (3.05%) Confluence
4 5 (2.54%) Node.js
5 4 (2.03%) WordPress
6 2 (1.02%) nginx
6 2 (1.02%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) GitHub
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (39.09%) MySQL
2 14 (7.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.54%) Big Data
4 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.51%) Redis
6 1 (0.51%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 102 (51.78%) Selenium
2 99 (50.25%) PHPUnit
3 78 (39.59%) Git (software)
4 73 (37.06%) Cucumber
5 49 (24.87%) Jenkins
6 35 (17.77%) JUnit
7 33 (16.75%) Subversion
8 31 (15.74%) Maven
9 29 (14.72%) WebDriver
10 27 (13.71%) Ant
11 20 (10.15%) JIRA
12 16 (8.12%) TestNG
12 16 (8.12%) Mockito
13 13 (6.60%) Gradle
14 12 (6.09%) Xdebug
15 8 (4.06%) RSpec
15 8 (4.06%) JBehave
15 8 (4.06%) Xcode
16 7 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 6 (3.05%) Sahi
General
1 42 (21.32%) Manufacturing
2 30 (15.23%) Finance
3 28 (14.21%) Marketing
4 26 (13.20%) Games
5 8 (4.06%) Advertising
6 4 (2.03%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (55.33%) Developer
2 66 (33.50%) PHP Developer
3 39 (19.80%) Test Engineer
4 30 (15.23%) Senior Developer
5 27 (13.71%) Senior PHP Developer
6 23 (11.68%) QA Engineer
7 21 (10.66%) Lead Developer
8 15 (7.61%) Automation Engineer
9 14 (7.11%) Tester
10 13 (6.60%) Drupal Developer
11 10 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
11 10 (5.08%) Senior Test Engineer
12 8 (4.06%) QA Leader
12 8 (4.06%) CRM Developer
12 8 (4.06%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.06%) Applications Developer
13 7 (3.55%) Java Developer
13 7 (3.55%) QA Specialist
13 7 (3.55%) Automation Tester
14 6 (3.05%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (45.18%) HTML
1 89 (45.18%) CSS
2 77 (39.09%) Symfony
3 44 (22.34%) jQuery
4 42 (21.32%) Gherkin
5 41 (20.81%) HTML5
6 38 (19.29%) CSS3
7 37 (18.78%) LESS
8 30 (15.23%) Backbone.js
9 27 (13.71%) RESTful
10 26 (13.20%) Flash
11 22 (11.17%) Django
12 21 (10.66%) Hibernate
12 21 (10.66%) Spring MVC
13 20 (10.15%) SOAP
14 19 (9.64%) Web Services
15 18 (9.14%) Flask
16 17 (8.63%) AngularJS
17 14 (7.11%) Laravel
18 13 (6.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.64%) Video on Demand
2 10 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (3.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.55%) Open Source
4 5 (2.54%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.54%) Social Media
5 3 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 44 (22.34%) Linux
2 21 (10.66%) Debian
3 9 (4.57%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.57%) Android
4 8 (4.06%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.54%) UNIX
6 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.02%) Windows
8 1 (0.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (47.21%) TDD
2 92 (46.70%) BDD
3 86 (43.65%) Scrum
4 70 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (31.98%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (30.96%) Kanban
7 55 (27.92%) E-Commerce
8 50 (25.38%) Automated Testing
9 49 (24.87%) Software Engineering
10 41 (20.81%) Test Automation
11 40 (20.30%) OO
12 35 (17.77%) MVC
13 32 (16.24%) Automation Testing
14 29 (14.72%) OOP
15 26 (13.20%) User Stories
16 22 (11.17%) OO PHP
17 18 (9.14%) Unit Testing
18 16 (8.12%) SOA
19 15 (7.61%) Regression Testing
20 14 (7.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 157 (79.70%) PHP
2 96 (48.73%) JavaScript
3 69 (35.03%) Java
4 48 (24.37%) Python
5 26 (13.20%) ActionScript 3.0
5 26 (13.20%) ActionScript
6 19 (9.64%) Ruby
7 16 (8.12%) C#
7 16 (8.12%) C++
8 14 (7.11%) SQL
9 10 (5.08%) PHP5
10 5 (2.54%) Perl
10 5 (2.54%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.02%) Groovy
12 1 (0.51%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 7 (3.55%) Degree
2 6 (3.05%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (50.25%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.61%) Varnish
2 1 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.51%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (31.47%) Zend
2 35 (17.77%) Facebook
3 9 (4.57%) Telerik
4 6 (3.05%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.05%) Twitter
4 6 (3.05%) SAP
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
WTG Technologies Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
WTG (Web Technology Group)
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits in advert
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £32000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
BrightTALK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Farringdon, London
SearchTribes
Salary: c. £55K plus benefits and options
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Arsenal Football Club
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago