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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behat
Rank 778 855 854
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -1
Permanent jobs citing Behat 124 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.020% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 117 19 33
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £34,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -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
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
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 £62,500 £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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Behat Salary Histogram in the UK

Behat
Top 29 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 19 September 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 +83 122 £45,000 -18.18% 14
London +47 93 £47,500 -13.63% 9
City of London +14 11 £45,625 -3.94% 1
West Midlands - 11 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 11 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 9 £30,000 - 2
Warwick - 8 £41,250 -
Hull - 7 £30,000 - 2
East Yorkshire - 7 £30,000 - 2
Hammersmith - 5 £37,500 -
South East - 5 £42,500 - 1
Surbiton - 3 £39,000 -
North West -17 2 - - 2
Leeds - 2 £48,750 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £42,500 -
Manchester - 2 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 2 £45,000 - 1
Southampton - 2 £42,500 -
Barton-upon-Humber - 1 £30,000 -
Bristol - 1 £22,500 -
Faringdon - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £22,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 177 (79.73%) PHP
2 161 (72.52%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (50.00%) PHPUnit
4 110 (49.55%) JavaScript
5 106 (47.75%) QA
6 102 (45.95%) BDD
7 101 (45.50%) Selenium
7 101 (45.50%) HTML
8 100 (45.05%) CSS
9 98 (44.14%) TDD
10 97 (43.69%) Symfony
11 96 (43.24%) Scrum
12 90 (40.54%) Git (software)
13 89 (40.09%) MySQL
14 83 (37.39%) Cucumber
15 79 (35.59%) Java
16 77 (34.68%) Zend
17 69 (31.08%) Continuous Integration
18 60 (27.03%) jQuery
18 60 (27.03%) E-Commerce
19 57 (25.68%) User Experience
20 56 (25.23%) Kanban
21 53 (23.87%) Software Engineering
22 49 (22.07%) OO
22 49 (22.07%) Linux
22 49 (22.07%) Jenkins
23 48 (21.62%) HTML5
24 46 (20.72%) Python
25 45 (20.27%) MVC
26 42 (18.92%) Automated Testing

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (11.26%) Apache
2 23 (10.36%) Drupal
3 16 (7.21%) WordPress
4 12 (5.41%) Confluence
5 6 (2.70%) Joomla!
6 5 (2.25%) Node.js
6 5 (2.25%) CMS
7 3 (1.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.25%) GitHub
2 4 (1.80%) SaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (40.09%) MySQL
2 17 (7.66%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.86%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.25%) Big Data
5 5 (2.25%) MariaDB
5 5 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.45%) Redis
6 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 111 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 101 (45.50%) Selenium
3 90 (40.54%) Git (software)
4 83 (37.39%) Cucumber
5 49 (22.07%) Jenkins
6 40 (18.02%) Subversion
7 35 (15.77%) JIRA
8 33 (14.86%) JUnit
9 28 (12.61%) WebDriver
10 26 (11.71%) Maven
11 22 (9.91%) Ant
12 14 (6.31%) TestNG
12 14 (6.31%) Mockito
13 13 (5.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (4.95%) Gradle
14 11 (4.95%) Xdebug
15 8 (3.60%) Hudson
15 8 (3.60%) RSpec
15 8 (3.60%) JBehave
16 6 (2.70%) Sahi
General
1 41 (18.47%) Manufacturing
2 31 (13.96%) Finance
3 26 (11.71%) Marketing
4 19 (8.56%) Games
5 11 (4.95%) Advertising
6 2 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 122 (54.95%) Developer
2 82 (36.94%) PHP Developer
3 42 (18.92%) Test Engineer
4 36 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 33 (14.86%) Senior PHP Developer
6 32 (14.41%) QA Engineer
7 17 (7.66%) Lead Developer
8 14 (6.31%) Analyst
9 13 (5.86%) Tester
9 13 (5.86%) QA Analyst
9 13 (5.86%) Automation Engineer
10 12 (5.41%) Senior Test Engineer
10 12 (5.41%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.95%) Drupal Developer
12 9 (4.05%) Test Analyst
13 8 (3.60%) Applications Developer
13 8 (3.60%) CRM Developer
13 8 (3.60%) QA Leader
13 8 (3.60%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 7 (3.15%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (45.50%) HTML
2 100 (45.05%) CSS
3 97 (43.69%) Symfony
4 60 (27.03%) jQuery
5 48 (21.62%) HTML5
6 42 (18.92%) Gherkin
7 40 (18.02%) Backbone.js
8 38 (17.12%) CSS3
9 36 (16.22%) LESS
10 33 (14.86%) RESTful
11 29 (13.06%) AngularJS
12 24 (10.81%) LAMP
13 22 (9.91%) Flash
14 20 (9.01%) Django
14 20 (9.01%) Yii
14 20 (9.01%) Laravel
15 19 (8.56%) Spring MVC
15 19 (8.56%) Hibernate
15 19 (8.56%) Zend Framework
15 19 (8.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.68%) User Experience
2 14 (6.31%) Video on Demand
3 13 (5.86%) Social Media
3 13 (5.86%) Open Source
4 10 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.15%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.90%) Blog
7 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (22.07%) Linux
2 19 (8.56%) Debian
3 16 (7.21%) Android
3 16 (7.21%) Apple iOS
4 13 (5.86%) Ubuntu
5 10 (4.50%) UNIX
6 6 (2.70%) CentOS
7 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.90%) Windows
9 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (72.52%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (45.95%) BDD
3 98 (44.14%) TDD
4 96 (43.24%) Scrum
5 69 (31.08%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (27.03%) E-Commerce
7 56 (25.23%) Kanban
8 53 (23.87%) Software Engineering
9 49 (22.07%) OO
10 45 (20.27%) MVC
11 42 (18.92%) Automated Testing
12 39 (17.57%) Test Automation
13 32 (14.41%) OO PHP
14 31 (13.96%) Automation Testing
15 29 (13.06%) OOP
16 24 (10.81%) User Stories
17 18 (8.11%) Software Testing
18 17 (7.66%) Regression Testing
18 17 (7.66%) Unit Testing
19 16 (7.21%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 177 (79.73%) PHP
2 110 (49.55%) JavaScript
3 79 (35.59%) Java
4 46 (20.72%) Python
5 25 (11.26%) Ruby
6 22 (9.91%) ActionScript 3.0
6 22 (9.91%) SQL
6 22 (9.91%) ActionScript
7 16 (7.21%) C++
8 14 (6.31%) C#
9 11 (4.95%) PHP5
10 7 (3.15%) Groovy
11 5 (2.25%) Perl
11 5 (2.25%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (4.95%) Degree
2 7 (3.15%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (47.75%) QA
System Software
1 16 (7.21%) Varnish
2 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (2.70%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.35%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (34.68%) Zend
2 34 (15.32%) Facebook
3 12 (5.41%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.05%) Telerik
5 8 (3.60%) Oracle
6 6 (2.70%) Twitter
7 4 (1.80%) SAP
8 2 (0.90%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.90%) New Relic
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