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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 786 858 871
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +13
Permanent jobs citing Behat 117 70 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.060% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.37% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 110 42 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+30.83% -14.28%

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
17851 18792 16591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 16.21% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14992 15417 14133
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 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +84 114 £40,000 - 11
London +5 67 £40,000 -19.99% 5
South East +6 27 £40,000 +14.28% 1
West Sussex - 14 £37,500 -
Crawley - 14 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +15 12 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire +11 11 £35,000 +16.66% 2
City of London +14 10 £50,000 -16.66% 2
East Yorkshire +10 10 £35,000 +16.66%
Faringdon 0 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hull +4 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £48,750 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £46,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £46,000 -
East of England - 4 £46,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £48,750 - 1
Warwick - 3 £50,000 - 1
Newport - 2 £40,000 - 1
South Wales - 2 £40,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +14 1 - -
North West +9 1 - - 1
Oxford +4 1 £30,000 -
Manchester +1 1 - -
Berkshire -7 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Leeds - 1 £37,500 - 1
Goole - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 200 (93.02%) PHP
2 152 (70.70%) PHPUnit
3 144 (66.98%) CSS
4 135 (62.79%) HTML
5 133 (61.86%) JavaScript
5 133 (61.86%) TDD
6 128 (59.53%) BDD
7 125 (58.14%) Symfony
8 112 (52.09%) jQuery
9 99 (46.05%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (45.12%) Linux
11 93 (43.26%) Agile Software Development
12 89 (41.40%) Git (software)
13 87 (40.47%) MySQL
14 80 (37.21%) MVC
15 75 (34.88%) OO
16 71 (33.02%) Java
17 60 (27.91%) Zend
18 59 (27.44%) LAMP
19 58 (26.98%) SQL
20 55 (25.58%) Web Services
21 53 (24.65%) Apache
21 53 (24.65%) Jenkins
22 52 (24.19%) Python
22 52 (24.19%) QA
23 51 (23.72%) nginx
24 50 (23.26%) REST
25 46 (21.40%) OO PHP
26 45 (20.93%) Backbone.js
27 44 (20.47%) JIRA

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 53 (24.65%) Apache
2 51 (23.72%) nginx
3 38 (17.67%) Node.js
4 30 (13.95%) Confluence
5 14 (6.51%) WordPress
6 7 (3.26%) Drupal
6 7 (3.26%) CMS
7 5 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.86%) GitHub
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 38 (17.67%) DNS
2 21 (9.77%) DHCP
3 15 (6.98%) HTTP
4 13 (6.05%) SSL
5 3 (1.40%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (40.47%) MySQL
2 37 (17.21%) SQL Server
3 33 (15.35%) MongoDB
4 21 (9.77%) Redis
4 21 (9.77%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 152 (70.70%) PHPUnit
2 89 (41.40%) Git (software)
3 53 (24.65%) Jenkins
4 44 (20.47%) JIRA
5 41 (19.07%) Subversion
6 34 (15.81%) Cucumber
7 33 (15.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 33 (15.35%) Selenium
8 27 (12.56%) Jasmine
9 20 (9.30%) JUnit
10 15 (6.98%) Eclipse
11 14 (6.51%) WebDriver
12 9 (4.19%) JBehave
13 6 (2.79%) Hudson
14 5 (2.33%) Appium
15 4 (1.86%) Bitbucket
15 4 (1.86%) LoadRunner
16 3 (1.40%) Selenium IDE
17 2 (0.93%) Xdebug
17 2 (0.93%) FitNesse
General
1 40 (18.60%) Finance
2 24 (11.16%) Advertising
3 10 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.86%) Publishing
5 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 159 (73.95%) Developer
2 91 (42.33%) PHP Developer
3 51 (23.72%) Senior Developer
4 35 (16.28%) Senior PHP Developer
5 26 (12.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (9.77%) Web Developer
7 18 (8.37%) Software Developer
8 17 (7.91%) Analyst
8 17 (7.91%) Front-End Developer
9 14 (6.51%) QA Engineer
9 14 (6.51%) QA Analyst
10 13 (6.05%) Test Analyst
10 13 (6.05%) Tester
11 12 (5.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 10 (4.65%) Test Engineer
13 8 (3.72%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.72%) Senior Software Developer
14 5 (2.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 5 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
15 4 (1.86%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (66.98%) CSS
2 135 (62.79%) HTML
3 125 (58.14%) Symfony
4 112 (52.09%) jQuery
5 59 (27.44%) LAMP
6 55 (25.58%) Web Services
7 50 (23.26%) REST
8 45 (20.93%) Backbone.js
9 43 (20.00%) HTML5
10 41 (19.07%) AngularJS
11 34 (15.81%) Laravel
12 29 (13.49%) Zend Framework
13 28 (13.02%) Sass
14 27 (12.56%) CSS3
15 26 (12.09%) Ajax
15 26 (12.09%) LESS
16 22 (10.23%) Doctrine
16 22 (10.23%) RESTful
17 20 (9.30%) XHTML
18 14 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.42%) Open Source
2 18 (8.37%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.58%) User Experience
4 10 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.47%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.47%) Social Media
6 1 (0.47%) Blog
6 1 (0.47%) Social Network
6 1 (0.47%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.47%) GIS
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.47%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.47%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 97 (45.12%) Linux
2 37 (17.21%) Android
2 37 (17.21%) Apple iOS
3 36 (16.74%) UNIX
4 15 (6.98%) CentOS
5 13 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (6.05%) Fedora
6 6 (2.79%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.33%) Debian
8 3 (1.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (61.86%) TDD
2 128 (59.53%) BDD
3 99 (46.05%) Continuous Integration
4 93 (43.26%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (37.21%) MVC
6 75 (34.88%) OO
7 46 (21.40%) OO PHP
8 42 (19.53%) E-Commerce
9 38 (17.67%) Scrum
10 34 (15.81%) Automated Testing
11 32 (14.88%) OOP
12 31 (14.42%) Continuous Delivery
12 31 (14.42%) Unit Testing
13 29 (13.49%) Android Development
13 29 (13.49%) iOS Development
13 29 (13.49%) Workflow
14 26 (12.09%) Software Engineering
15 24 (11.16%) Kanban
16 22 (10.23%) Requirements Analysis
17 17 (7.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 200 (93.02%) PHP
2 133 (61.86%) JavaScript
3 71 (33.02%) Java
4 58 (26.98%) SQL
5 52 (24.19%) Python
6 28 (13.02%) PHP5
7 26 (12.09%) C++
8 21 (9.77%) T-SQL
9 14 (6.51%) C#
10 12 (5.58%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.79%) Groovy
12 4 (1.86%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (13.49%) Degree
2 7 (3.26%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.33%) ISEB
4 2 (0.93%) HND
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (24.19%) QA
System Software
1 29 (13.49%) Varnish
2 21 (9.77%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (5.58%) Vagrant
2 9 (4.19%) Puppet
3 5 (2.33%) Nagios
3 5 (2.33%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 60 (27.91%) Zend
2 30 (13.95%) Atlassian
3 21 (9.77%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.05%) Twitter
5 9 (4.19%) SAP
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle
6 6 (2.79%) Facebook
7 5 (2.33%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.40%) Google
9 1 (0.47%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.47%) New Relic
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