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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank 768 860 869
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +9
Permanent jobs citing Behat 118 42 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.038% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 111 39 19
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
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
17679 16693 17177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.75% 15.07% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14880 14087 15072
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Behat Salary Histogram in the UK

Behat
Top 21 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 26 November 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 +76 117 £45,000 +28.57% 9
London +50 81 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Hull +12 17 £35,000 +27.27% 2
East Yorkshire +9 17 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Yorkshire -17 17 £35,000 +27.27% 3
West Midlands - 11 £42,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 11 £42,500 - 1
City of London +42 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Warwick - 6 £52,500 - 1
Hammersmith - 6 £37,500 -
Manchester - 5 - -
North West - 5 - -
South East -9 2 £36,250 -34.09% 1
Westminster - 1 £40,000 -
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 - 1

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (83.11%) PHP
2 133 (59.11%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (57.33%) PHPUnit
4 126 (56.00%) Symfony
5 113 (50.22%) JavaScript
6 108 (48.00%) CSS
7 102 (45.33%) HTML
8 100 (44.44%) jQuery
9 98 (43.56%) BDD
10 94 (41.78%) MySQL
11 92 (40.89%) TDD
12 87 (38.67%) Git (software)
13 84 (37.33%) QA
14 83 (36.89%) Java
15 81 (36.00%) MVC
15 81 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
16 80 (35.56%) Zend
17 78 (34.67%) Cucumber
17 78 (34.67%) Scrum
18 72 (32.00%) Selenium
19 66 (29.33%) E-Commerce
20 59 (26.22%) JIRA
21 57 (25.33%) LAMP
22 56 (24.89%) OO
22 56 (24.89%) Backbone.js
23 55 (24.44%) Linux
24 52 (23.11%) AngularJS
25 48 (21.33%) Jenkins
26 47 (20.89%) HTML5
27 46 (20.44%) User Experience

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 31 (13.78%) Confluence
2 24 (10.67%) WordPress
3 20 (8.89%) Node.js
4 16 (7.11%) Apache
5 14 (6.22%) nginx
5 14 (6.22%) Drupal
6 8 (3.56%) CMS
7 7 (3.11%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.22%) GitHub
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.33%) Internet
2 2 (0.89%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) SSL
3 1 (0.44%) DSL
3 1 (0.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (41.78%) MySQL
2 31 (13.78%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.56%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.56%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.67%) MariaDB
7 5 (2.22%) Big Data
8 4 (1.78%) Redis
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.44%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 129 (57.33%) PHPUnit
2 87 (38.67%) Git (software)
3 78 (34.67%) Cucumber
4 72 (32.00%) Selenium
5 59 (26.22%) JIRA
6 48 (21.33%) Jenkins
7 40 (17.78%) Subversion
8 32 (14.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (9.78%) WebDriver
10 20 (8.89%) JUnit
11 19 (8.44%) Jasmine
12 11 (4.89%) Hudson
13 10 (4.44%) Maven
14 9 (4.00%) JBehave
15 8 (3.56%) RSpec
16 6 (2.67%) Sahi
16 6 (2.67%) TestNG
16 6 (2.67%) Mockito
16 6 (2.67%) PhantomJS
16 6 (2.67%) Yeoman
General
1 38 (16.89%) Finance
2 32 (14.22%) Manufacturing
3 17 (7.56%) Advertising
4 9 (4.00%) Marketing
5 6 (2.67%) Games
6 2 (0.89%) Publishing
6 2 (0.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 132 (58.67%) Developer
2 103 (45.78%) PHP Developer
3 54 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 47 (20.89%) Senior PHP Developer
5 36 (16.00%) QA Engineer
6 33 (14.67%) Test Engineer
7 25 (11.11%) Analyst
8 23 (10.22%) QA Analyst
8 23 (10.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 18 (8.00%) Test Analyst
10 17 (7.56%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (6.22%) Tester
12 11 (4.89%) Software Engineer
12 11 (4.89%) Front-End Developer
13 8 (3.56%) QA Leader
13 8 (3.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 7 (3.11%) Automation Tester
14 7 (3.11%) QA Specialist
15 6 (2.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
15 6 (2.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (56.00%) Symfony
2 108 (48.00%) CSS
3 102 (45.33%) HTML
4 100 (44.44%) jQuery
5 57 (25.33%) LAMP
6 56 (24.89%) Backbone.js
7 52 (23.11%) AngularJS
8 47 (20.89%) HTML5
9 34 (15.11%) LESS
9 34 (15.11%) Zend Framework
10 33 (14.67%) Gherkin
11 30 (13.33%) RESTful
12 28 (12.44%) Laravel
13 27 (12.00%) CSS3
13 27 (12.00%) Sass
13 27 (12.00%) Web Services
14 26 (11.56%) Yii
15 17 (7.56%) XHTML
16 15 (6.67%) Ajax
17 14 (6.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.44%) User Experience
2 20 (8.89%) Open Source
3 16 (7.11%) Social Media
4 13 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.56%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.22%) Blog
7 2 (0.89%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.44%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 55 (24.44%) Linux
2 36 (16.00%) Android
2 36 (16.00%) Apple iOS
3 15 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 15 (6.67%) UNIX
4 10 (4.44%) CentOS
5 8 (3.56%) Debian
6 4 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.33%) Windows
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.44%) Fedora
8 1 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (59.11%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (43.56%) BDD
3 92 (40.89%) TDD
4 81 (36.00%) MVC
4 81 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (34.67%) Scrum
6 66 (29.33%) E-Commerce
7 56 (24.89%) OO
8 38 (16.89%) Software Engineering
9 35 (15.56%) OO PHP
10 32 (14.22%) Automated Testing
11 31 (13.78%) Workflow
11 31 (13.78%) Android Development
11 31 (13.78%) iOS Development
12 29 (12.89%) Kanban
13 28 (12.44%) Test Automation
14 24 (10.67%) OOP
15 22 (9.78%) Automation Testing
16 19 (8.44%) Manual Testing
17 15 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 187 (83.11%) PHP
2 113 (50.22%) JavaScript
3 83 (36.89%) Java
4 40 (17.78%) SQL
5 33 (14.67%) Python
6 19 (8.44%) PHP5
7 15 (6.67%) Ruby
8 14 (6.22%) Groovy
9 10 (4.44%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.00%) C++
11 7 (3.11%) C#
12 6 (2.67%) ActionScript
12 6 (2.67%) ActionScript 3.0
13 5 (2.22%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.22%) Perl
14 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.78%) Degree
2 8 (3.56%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (37.33%) QA
System Software
1 22 (9.78%) Varnish
2 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (4.00%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.89%) Puppet
3 2 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (35.56%) Zend
2 31 (13.78%) Atlassian
3 26 (11.56%) Facebook
4 9 (4.00%) Oracle
5 8 (3.56%) Telerik
6 6 (2.67%) Twitter
7 5 (2.22%) Rackspace
7 5 (2.22%) New Relic
8 1 (0.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft
East Riding of Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £36000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago