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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 795 862 869
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +7
Permanent jobs citing Behat 101 78 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.065% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.41% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 93 51 13
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +20.83%

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
18011 19161 16384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.32% 16.04% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15093 15906 13937
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +47 93 £40,000 -15.78% 7
London +28 50 £42,500 -22.72% 4
South East +22 21 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Yorkshire +19 12 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Oxfordshire +16 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Faringdon 0 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Crawley - 9 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 9 £37,500 -
East Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 -
City of London +14 7 £52,500 -25.00% 3
Wales +5 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South Wales -3 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Newport - 7 £40,000 - 1
Hull - 7 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £47,500 -
Warwick - 5 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 5 £46,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £46,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
East of England - 5 £46,000 -
Leeds +13 4 £37,500 -21.05%
West Yorkshire +4 4 £37,500 -21.05%
Scotland +17 1 - -
Berkshire -4 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Goole - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 197 (92.92%) PHP
2 138 (65.09%) PHPUnit
3 134 (63.21%) TDD
4 130 (61.32%) CSS
5 123 (58.02%) BDD
6 119 (56.13%) HTML
7 114 (53.77%) JavaScript
8 111 (52.36%) Symfony
9 99 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
10 96 (45.28%) jQuery
11 95 (44.81%) Continuous Integration
12 91 (42.92%) Linux
13 84 (39.62%) Git (software)
14 75 (35.38%) MySQL
15 71 (33.49%) MVC
16 68 (32.08%) OO
17 67 (31.60%) Java
18 60 (28.30%) SQL
18 60 (28.30%) Web Services
18 60 (28.30%) QA
19 56 (26.42%) REST
20 52 (24.53%) Apache
21 50 (23.58%) Zend
22 49 (23.11%) Jenkins
23 48 (22.64%) nginx
23 48 (22.64%) Python
24 45 (21.23%) LAMP
25 44 (20.75%) Selenium
26 43 (20.28%) Cucumber
27 42 (19.81%) Scrum

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 52 (24.53%) Apache
2 48 (22.64%) nginx
3 34 (16.04%) Node.js
4 22 (10.38%) Confluence
5 15 (7.08%) WordPress
6 10 (4.72%) Drupal
7 8 (3.77%) CMS
8 6 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.83%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 39 (18.40%) DNS
2 21 (9.91%) DHCP
3 17 (8.02%) HTTP
4 13 (6.13%) SSL
5 5 (2.36%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (35.38%) MySQL
2 36 (16.98%) SQL Server
3 29 (13.68%) MongoDB
4 21 (9.91%) Relational Database
5 20 (9.43%) Redis
6 13 (6.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 138 (65.09%) PHPUnit
2 84 (39.62%) Git (software)
3 49 (23.11%) Jenkins
4 44 (20.75%) Selenium
5 43 (20.28%) Cucumber
6 42 (19.81%) JIRA
7 37 (17.45%) Subversion
8 26 (12.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (11.32%) JUnit
10 23 (10.85%) Jasmine
11 18 (8.49%) Eclipse
12 17 (8.02%) WebDriver
13 9 (4.25%) JBehave
14 5 (2.36%) Appium
15 4 (1.89%) TestNG
15 4 (1.89%) Mockito
15 4 (1.89%) Hudson
15 4 (1.89%) Bitbucket
15 4 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
15 4 (1.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (15.09%) Finance
2 20 (9.43%) Advertising
3 7 (3.30%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.42%) Publishing
6 2 (0.94%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 149 (70.28%) Developer
2 79 (37.26%) PHP Developer
3 42 (19.81%) Senior Developer
4 26 (12.26%) Senior PHP Developer
5 22 (10.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (9.91%) Web Developer
7 20 (9.43%) Tester
8 18 (8.49%) Analyst
8 18 (8.49%) Software Developer
9 16 (7.55%) QA Analyst
10 14 (6.60%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (6.13%) QA Engineer
12 10 (4.72%) Test Analyst
13 8 (3.77%) Test Engineer
13 8 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
13 8 (3.77%) QA Tester
14 7 (3.30%) Software Engineer
14 7 (3.30%) Quality Analyst
14 7 (3.30%) Automated Tester
14 7 (3.30%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (61.32%) CSS
2 119 (56.13%) HTML
3 111 (52.36%) Symfony
4 96 (45.28%) jQuery
5 60 (28.30%) Web Services
6 56 (26.42%) REST
7 45 (21.23%) LAMP
8 38 (17.92%) HTML5
9 37 (17.45%) Backbone.js
10 34 (16.04%) AngularJS
11 30 (14.15%) Laravel
12 26 (12.26%) RESTful
12 26 (12.26%) CSS3
12 26 (12.26%) Sass
12 26 (12.26%) LESS
13 24 (11.32%) Doctrine
14 23 (10.85%) Ajax
15 21 (9.91%) Zend Framework
16 18 (8.49%) XHTML
17 14 (6.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.68%) Open Source
2 17 (8.02%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.25%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.30%) User Experience
5 4 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.47%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.47%) Social Network
7 1 (0.47%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.47%) GIS
7 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.47%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 91 (42.92%) Linux
2 36 (16.98%) UNIX
3 28 (13.21%) Apple iOS
3 28 (13.21%) Android
4 13 (6.13%) Fedora
4 13 (6.13%) CentOS
4 13 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.83%) Debian
6 5 (2.36%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (63.21%) TDD
2 123 (58.02%) BDD
3 99 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (44.81%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (33.49%) MVC
6 68 (32.08%) OO
7 42 (19.81%) Scrum
8 40 (18.87%) OO PHP
9 37 (17.45%) Automated Testing
10 35 (16.51%) E-Commerce
11 34 (16.04%) Unit Testing
12 32 (15.09%) OOP
13 31 (14.62%) Continuous Delivery
14 27 (12.74%) Test Automation
15 26 (12.26%) Software Engineering
16 25 (11.79%) Kanban
17 22 (10.38%) Requirements Analysis
17 22 (10.38%) Workflow
18 21 (9.91%) Android Development
18 21 (9.91%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 197 (92.92%) PHP
2 114 (53.77%) JavaScript
3 67 (31.60%) Java
4 60 (28.30%) SQL
5 48 (22.64%) Python
6 29 (13.68%) C++
7 26 (12.26%) PHP5
8 21 (9.91%) T-SQL
9 16 (7.55%) C#
10 10 (4.72%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.30%) Ruby
12 5 (2.36%) Groovy
13 1 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (15.57%) Degree
2 9 (4.25%) ISEB
3 7 (3.30%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (28.30%) QA
System Software
1 23 (10.85%) Varnish
2 21 (9.91%) iptables
Systems Management
1 16 (7.55%) Vagrant
2 10 (4.72%) Puppet
3 5 (2.36%) Nagios
4 3 (1.42%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (23.58%) Zend
2 22 (10.38%) Atlassian
3 21 (9.91%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.13%) Twitter
5 9 (4.25%) SAP
6 7 (3.30%) Oracle
7 6 (2.83%) Google
8 5 (2.36%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.94%) Facebook
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