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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behat
Rank 856 832 887
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +55
Permanent jobs citing Behat 92 110 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.10% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.28% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 90 108 41
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +36.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38451 39642 43470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.97% 37.19% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33162 34121 36331
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

Behat Salary Histogram in the UK

Behat
Top 19 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 9 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
England +8 91 £45,000 +9.09% 13
London +4 59 £52,500 +13.51% 7
City of London +68 14 £60,000 +29.72%
South East +7 14 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Yorkshire +13 12 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Yorkshire +13 9 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Leeds +8 9 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Hampshire - 6 £39,750 -
Southampton - 6 £39,750 -
Oxfordshire -6 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 5 £45,000 -
Leicester - 5 £45,000 -
West Sussex -12 3 £40,000 -15.78%
South Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Chichester - 3 £40,000 -
Doncaster - 2 £35,000 -
Faringdon -5 1 £40,000 -
Oxford -8 1 £55,000 +83.33% 1

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 141 (81.98%) PHP
2 98 (56.98%) Selenium
3 94 (54.65%) TDD
4 92 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (47.67%) JavaScript
6 77 (44.77%) BDD
7 72 (41.86%) PHPUnit
7 72 (41.86%) Git (software)
8 69 (40.12%) Linux
9 68 (39.53%) OO
10 61 (35.47%) HTML
11 57 (33.14%) CSS
12 55 (31.98%) QA
13 54 (31.40%) Symfony
13 54 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (29.65%) Cucumber
14 51 (29.65%) Ruby
15 49 (28.49%) Java
16 48 (27.91%) LAMP
17 47 (27.33%) Jenkins
18 46 (26.74%) SQL
19 45 (26.16%) MVC
20 42 (24.42%) Zend
21 41 (23.84%) MySQL
21 41 (23.84%) Python
21 41 (23.84%) Scrum
22 38 (22.09%) Open Source
23 35 (20.35%) OOP
24 34 (19.77%) C#
25 33 (19.19%) XML

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (9.88%) Node.js
2 9 (5.23%) Drupal
3 7 (4.07%) Confluence
3 7 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.91%) Apache
4 5 (2.91%) CMS
4 5 (2.91%) Joomla!
4 5 (2.91%) SilverStripe
4 5 (2.91%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 12 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (2.91%) GitHub
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.63%) Internet
2 12 (6.98%) HTTP
3 5 (2.91%) DNS
4 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.84%) MySQL
2 19 (11.05%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (8.14%) MongoDB
3 14 (8.14%) Redis
4 5 (2.91%) Big Data
5 4 (2.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 98 (56.98%) Selenium
2 72 (41.86%) Git (software)
2 72 (41.86%) PHPUnit
3 51 (29.65%) Cucumber
4 47 (27.33%) Jenkins
5 28 (16.28%) Vagrant
6 27 (15.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (12.79%) Subversion
8 17 (9.88%) JBehave
9 16 (9.30%) JIRA
10 14 (8.14%) FitNesse
10 14 (8.14%) JUnit
10 14 (8.14%) WebDriver
11 11 (6.40%) SpecFlow
12 8 (4.65%) JMeter
13 7 (4.07%) Appium
13 7 (4.07%) Calabash
14 6 (3.49%) Eclipse
15 5 (2.91%) Concordion
15 5 (2.91%) QUnit
General
1 9 (5.23%) Marketing
2 6 (3.49%) Finance
3 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (49.42%) Developer
2 66 (38.37%) PHP Developer
3 36 (20.93%) Senior Developer
4 31 (18.02%) Senior PHP Developer
5 23 (13.37%) Test Engineer
6 15 (8.72%) Developer in Test
6 15 (8.72%) Web Developer
7 14 (8.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 14 (8.14%) PHP Web Developer
8 13 (7.56%) AWS Administrator
8 13 (7.56%) DevOps Administrator
9 12 (6.98%) Administrator
9 12 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
9 12 (6.98%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 12 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 12 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (6.98%) Web Administrator
10 11 (6.40%) Software Engineer
10 11 (6.40%) Tester
11 10 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (35.47%) HTML
2 57 (33.14%) CSS
3 54 (31.40%) Symfony
4 48 (27.91%) LAMP
5 33 (19.19%) HTML5
5 33 (19.19%) XML
6 32 (18.60%) JSON
7 29 (16.86%) AngularJS
8 28 (16.28%) .NET
9 25 (14.53%) REST
9 25 (14.53%) Web Services
10 21 (12.21%) Gherkin
10 21 (12.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (11.05%) XHTML
12 18 (10.47%) Laravel
12 18 (10.47%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (8.14%) Ajax
14 13 (7.56%) CSS3
15 10 (5.81%) Gearman
16 8 (4.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.60%) User Experience
2 24 (13.95%) Fintech
3 19 (11.05%) RIA
4 18 (10.47%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.23%) Client/Server
6 8 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.65%) BBC
7 7 (4.07%) iPhone
8 6 (3.49%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.16%) Tandem
10 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 69 (40.12%) Linux
2 22 (12.79%) CentOS
3 20 (11.63%) Unix
4 17 (9.88%) Amazon Linux
5 14 (8.14%) Windows
6 9 (5.23%) Android
7 5 (2.91%) Mac OS
7 5 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (54.65%) TDD
2 92 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (44.77%) BDD
4 68 (39.53%) OO
5 54 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (26.16%) MVC
7 41 (23.84%) Scrum
8 38 (22.09%) Open Source
9 35 (20.35%) OOP
10 31 (18.02%) Domain-Driven Design
10 31 (18.02%) Unit Testing
11 30 (17.44%) Software Engineering
11 30 (17.44%) Test Scripting
12 29 (16.86%) Automated Testing
12 29 (16.86%) DevOps
13 28 (16.28%) Software Testing
13 28 (16.28%) Test Automation
14 26 (15.12%) Test Management
15 25 (14.53%) OO PHP
16 22 (12.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 141 (81.98%) PHP
2 82 (47.67%) JavaScript
3 51 (29.65%) Ruby
4 49 (28.49%) Java
5 46 (26.74%) SQL
6 41 (23.84%) Python
7 34 (19.77%) C#
8 20 (11.63%) C++
9 16 (9.30%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (14.53%) Degree
2 18 (10.47%) ISEB
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (31.98%) QA
2 17 (9.88%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (3.49%) Docker
2 5 (2.91%) VirtualBox
2 5 (2.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (12.21%) Puppet
2 14 (8.14%) Nagios
2 14 (8.14%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (6.98%) ZABBIX
4 11 (6.40%) Ansible
5 5 (2.91%) Plesk
6 2 (1.16%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (24.42%) Zend
2 24 (13.95%) Atlassian
3 21 (12.21%) Twitter
4 12 (6.98%) New Relic
4 12 (6.98%) Splunk
5 9 (5.23%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.65%) Sony
7 5 (2.91%) Rackspace
7 5 (2.91%) VMware
8 2 (1.16%) Google
8 2 (1.16%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.16%) SAP
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco
9 1 (0.58%) HP
9 1 (0.58%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.58%) Telerik
9 1 (0.58%) Yahoo!
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding of Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Incredible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
T&PE - Technology Team
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South East London
T&PE - Technology Team
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South East London
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Salary: Competitive
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South West London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
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