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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 791 825 866
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +41
Permanent jobs citing Behat 82 94 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.080% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.47% 0.49% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74 72 18
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%

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
17471 19177 16087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.54% 16.22% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14607 16139 13713
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 29 May 2015 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 29 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 +30 74 £40,000 -15.78% 16
London +32 42 £42,500 -22.72% 10
Yorkshire +18 13 £35,000 -26.31% 2
East Yorkshire +6 8 £35,000 +27.27% 1
South East +6 8 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Hull +4 7 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Wales +3 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South Wales 0 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Newport - 7 £40,000 -
City of London +23 6 £48,750 -30.35% 3
Leeds +18 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Oxfordshire +12 5 £38,750 +10.71% 1
West Yorkshire +11 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Warwickshire - 5 £47,500 -
Warwick - 5 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £46,000 - 1
Cambridge - 5 £46,000 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 5 £46,000 - 1
Faringdon -1 3 £40,000 - 1
Crawley - 3 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
North West +15 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Goole - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £50,000 -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 188 (91.26%) PHP
2 131 (63.59%) TDD
3 128 (62.14%) PHPUnit
4 127 (61.65%) BDD
5 115 (55.83%) CSS
6 105 (50.97%) HTML
7 102 (49.51%) JavaScript
8 100 (48.54%) Symfony
9 98 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
10 87 (42.23%) Linux
11 86 (41.75%) Continuous Integration
12 83 (40.29%) jQuery
13 82 (39.81%) Git (software)
14 69 (33.50%) Java
14 69 (33.50%) MySQL
15 68 (33.01%) OO
16 63 (30.58%) MVC
17 58 (28.16%) Selenium
18 55 (26.70%) QA
19 54 (26.21%) SQL
20 52 (25.24%) REST
21 51 (24.76%) Web Services
22 50 (24.27%) Apache
23 49 (23.79%) Cucumber
24 48 (23.30%) Jenkins
25 46 (22.33%) Zend
25 46 (22.33%) Python
26 43 (20.87%) Scrum
26 43 (20.87%) nginx
27 41 (19.90%) Unit Testing

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 50 (24.27%) Apache
2 43 (20.87%) nginx
3 28 (13.59%) Node.js
4 17 (8.25%) Confluence
5 13 (6.31%) WordPress
6 12 (5.83%) Drupal
7 8 (3.88%) CMS
8 6 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.91%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.94%) GitHub
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.48%) DNS
2 20 (9.71%) DHCP
3 17 (8.25%) HTTP
4 11 (5.34%) SSL
5 8 (3.88%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (33.50%) MySQL
2 33 (16.02%) SQL Server
3 27 (13.11%) MongoDB
4 23 (11.17%) Redis
5 20 (9.71%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.43%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 128 (62.14%) PHPUnit
2 82 (39.81%) Git (software)
3 58 (28.16%) Selenium
4 49 (23.79%) Cucumber
5 48 (23.30%) Jenkins
6 35 (16.99%) JIRA
7 33 (16.02%) Subversion
8 32 (15.53%) JUnit
9 21 (10.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (10.19%) Eclipse
10 18 (8.74%) Jasmine
11 17 (8.25%) WebDriver
12 10 (4.85%) Mockito
13 8 (3.88%) JBehave
14 5 (2.43%) Appium
14 5 (2.43%) TestNG
15 4 (1.94%) LoadRunner
15 4 (1.94%) Grunt
15 4 (1.94%) Bower
15 4 (1.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 27 (13.11%) Finance
2 16 (7.77%) Advertising
3 9 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.46%) Marketing
6 2 (0.97%) Billing
6 2 (0.97%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 142 (68.93%) Developer
2 74 (35.92%) PHP Developer
3 35 (16.99%) Senior Developer
4 27 (13.11%) Tester
5 21 (10.19%) Senior PHP Developer
6 20 (9.71%) Software Developer
7 18 (8.74%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (8.74%) Web Developer
8 13 (6.31%) Analyst
9 11 (5.34%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (5.34%) QA Analyst
10 9 (4.37%) Lead Developer
10 9 (4.37%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.88%) QA Engineer
11 8 (3.88%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (3.88%) QA Tester
11 8 (3.88%) Drupal Developer
12 7 (3.40%) Automated Tester
12 7 (3.40%) Quality Analyst
13 6 (2.91%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (55.83%) CSS
2 105 (50.97%) HTML
3 100 (48.54%) Symfony
4 83 (40.29%) jQuery
5 52 (25.24%) REST
6 51 (24.76%) Web Services
7 36 (17.48%) LAMP
8 33 (16.02%) HTML5
9 29 (14.08%) AngularJS
9 29 (14.08%) Backbone.js
10 28 (13.59%) Laravel
11 27 (13.11%) Doctrine
12 26 (12.62%) Sass
13 25 (12.14%) LESS
14 24 (11.65%) CSS3
14 24 (11.65%) RESTful
15 19 (9.22%) Ajax
16 14 (6.80%) XHTML
16 14 (6.80%) XML
16 14 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.25%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.91%) User Experience
5 5 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.46%) Social Media
7 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.49%) Social Network
7 1 (0.49%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.49%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.49%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.49%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 87 (42.23%) Linux
2 31 (15.05%) UNIX
3 22 (10.68%) Apple iOS
3 22 (10.68%) Android
4 11 (5.34%) CentOS
4 11 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.34%) Fedora
5 6 (2.91%) Debian
6 5 (2.43%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (63.59%) TDD
2 127 (61.65%) BDD
3 98 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (41.75%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (33.01%) OO
6 63 (30.58%) MVC
7 43 (20.87%) Scrum
8 41 (19.90%) Unit Testing
8 41 (19.90%) Automated Testing
9 36 (17.48%) OO PHP
10 34 (16.50%) Test Automation
10 34 (16.50%) SDLC
11 31 (15.05%) Open Source
11 31 (15.05%) Continuous Delivery
12 30 (14.56%) E-Commerce
13 28 (13.59%) Software Engineering
14 27 (13.11%) OOP
15 23 (11.17%) Kanban
16 21 (10.19%) Requirements Analysis
17 17 (8.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 188 (91.26%) PHP
2 102 (49.51%) JavaScript
3 69 (33.50%) Java
4 54 (26.21%) SQL
5 46 (22.33%) Python
6 28 (13.59%) C++
7 24 (11.65%) PHP5
8 20 (9.71%) T-SQL
9 17 (8.25%) C#
10 9 (4.37%) Ruby
11 8 (3.88%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (16.02%) Degree
2 9 (4.37%) ISEB
3 7 (3.40%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (26.70%) QA
System Software
1 20 (9.71%) iptables
2 19 (9.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (8.25%) Vagrant
2 10 (4.85%) Puppet
3 5 (2.43%) Nagios
4 3 (1.46%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.49%) Ansible
5 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (22.33%) Zend
2 23 (11.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.25%) Atlassian
4 13 (6.31%) Twitter
5 9 (4.37%) SAP
6 7 (3.40%) Oracle
7 6 (2.91%) Google
8 5 (2.43%) SaltStack
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £52,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +bens
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Timeinc UK
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
REPL
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago