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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 820 835 856
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Permanent jobs citing Behat 82 103 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.087% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.54% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 76 88 27
Average salary £46,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,500 £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
18608 18977 16133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.81% 16.07% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15662 16072 13855
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Behat Salary Histogram in the UK

Behat
Top 26 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 3 July 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 +1 77 £47,500 +2.70% 16
London +10 51 £50,000 -2.43% 10
Yorkshire -1 11 £35,000 -26.31% 3
West Midlands -5 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Leeds 0 6 £35,000 -26.31% 2
West Yorkshire -1 6 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Warwickshire -11 6 £47,500 +26.66%
East Yorkshire +8 5 £35,000 +27.27%
South Wales +5 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Hull +2 5 £35,000 +27.27%
Wales -3 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Warwick -9 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Newport - 5 £40,000 -
South East -1 4 £42,500 -2.85% 2
City of London +19 3 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £46,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £46,000 -
East of England - 3 £46,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 2 £38,750 -3.12%
Surrey - 2 £45,000 - 2
Guildford - 2 £45,000 - 2
Faringdon -1 1 £40,000 -
North West -4 1 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Westminster - 1 £50,000 -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 176 (88.89%) PHP
2 122 (61.62%) BDD
3 117 (59.09%) PHPUnit
4 116 (58.59%) TDD
5 111 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (45.45%) Symfony
7 89 (44.95%) CSS
8 82 (41.41%) HTML
9 77 (38.89%) JavaScript
10 76 (38.38%) Java
11 75 (37.88%) MySQL
11 75 (37.88%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (37.37%) Git (software)
12 74 (37.37%) Selenium
13 68 (34.34%) Linux
14 62 (31.31%) jQuery
15 60 (30.30%) OO
16 59 (29.80%) QA
17 57 (28.79%) Cucumber
18 55 (27.78%) MVC
19 51 (25.76%) Zend
20 48 (24.24%) Jenkins
20 48 (24.24%) Scrum
21 46 (23.23%) Automated Testing
22 42 (21.21%) JIRA
23 41 (20.71%) LAMP
24 40 (20.20%) SQL
25 38 (19.19%) Apache
25 38 (19.19%) Test Automation
26 37 (18.69%) Unit Testing

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (19.19%) Apache
2 26 (13.13%) nginx
3 22 (11.11%) Confluence
4 14 (7.07%) Node.js
5 13 (6.57%) Drupal
6 12 (6.06%) WordPress
7 8 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (3.54%) CMS
9 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 6 (3.03%) GitHub
3 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.10%) DNS
2 13 (6.57%) HTTP
3 11 (5.56%) DHCP
4 9 (4.55%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.02%) SSL
6 2 (1.01%) Internet
6 2 (1.01%) Broadband
6 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (37.88%) MySQL
2 26 (13.13%) MongoDB
3 21 (10.61%) SQL Server
4 20 (10.10%) Redis
5 12 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.53%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.52%) SQLite
9 2 (1.01%) Big Data
9 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 117 (59.09%) PHPUnit
2 74 (37.37%) Git (software)
2 74 (37.37%) Selenium
3 57 (28.79%) Cucumber
4 48 (24.24%) Jenkins
5 42 (21.21%) JIRA
6 36 (18.18%) JUnit
7 26 (13.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 24 (12.12%) Subversion
9 22 (11.11%) Eclipse
10 19 (9.60%) WebDriver
11 14 (7.07%) Mockito
12 11 (5.56%) Jasmine
13 8 (4.04%) JBehave
14 6 (3.03%) Bitbucket
14 6 (3.03%) Grunt
14 6 (3.03%) Bower
14 6 (3.03%) gulp
15 5 (2.53%) Appium
15 5 (2.53%) TestNG
General
1 32 (16.16%) Finance
2 11 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.05%) Advertising
4 5 (2.53%) Publishing
4 5 (2.53%) Marketing
5 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Games
7 2 (1.01%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.01%) Billing
Job Titles
1 126 (63.64%) Developer
2 71 (35.86%) PHP Developer
3 33 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 32 (16.16%) Tester
5 24 (12.12%) Senior PHP Developer
6 16 (8.08%) Analyst
7 15 (7.58%) Software Developer
8 12 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.06%) QA Analyst
8 12 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Lead Developer
11 8 (4.04%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.04%) QA Tester
12 7 (3.54%) QA Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Quality Analyst
12 7 (3.54%) Drupal Developer
12 7 (3.54%) Test Leader
12 7 (3.54%) Automated Tester
13 6 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (45.45%) Symfony
2 89 (44.95%) CSS
3 82 (41.41%) HTML
4 62 (31.31%) jQuery
5 41 (20.71%) LAMP
6 37 (18.69%) REST
7 33 (16.67%) Doctrine
8 32 (16.16%) Web Services
9 23 (11.62%) RESTful
9 23 (11.62%) AngularJS
10 21 (10.61%) Sass
11 20 (10.10%) LESS
11 20 (10.10%) Laravel
11 20 (10.10%) HTML5
12 19 (9.60%) XML
13 17 (8.59%) Ajax
14 15 (7.58%) CSS3
15 14 (7.07%) Backbone.js
15 14 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (7.07%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.07%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.56%) User Experience
4 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.53%) Social Media
5 2 (1.01%) RIA
5 2 (1.01%) Online Games
6 1 (0.51%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.51%) GIS
6 1 (0.51%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 68 (34.34%) Linux
2 27 (13.64%) Android
2 27 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 19 (9.60%) UNIX
4 5 (2.53%) Debian
5 4 (2.02%) Fedora
5 4 (2.02%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.02%) CentOS
5 4 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (61.62%) BDD
2 116 (58.59%) TDD
3 111 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (37.88%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (30.30%) OO
6 55 (27.78%) MVC
7 48 (24.24%) Scrum
8 46 (23.23%) Automated Testing
9 38 (19.19%) Test Automation
10 37 (18.69%) Unit Testing
11 30 (15.15%) Open Source
12 28 (14.14%) Software Engineering
13 26 (13.13%) SDLC
14 25 (12.63%) OO PHP
15 24 (12.12%) Kanban
15 24 (12.12%) SOA
16 22 (11.11%) Workflow
16 22 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
17 21 (10.61%) E-Commerce
17 21 (10.61%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 176 (88.89%) PHP
2 77 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 76 (38.38%) Java
4 40 (20.20%) SQL
5 37 (18.69%) Python
6 29 (14.65%) PHP5
7 18 (9.09%) C++
8 15 (7.58%) C#
9 11 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 10 (5.05%) Ruby
11 5 (2.53%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (12.12%) Degree
2 9 (4.55%) ISEB
3 7 (3.54%) ISTQB
3 7 (3.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (29.80%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.07%) Varnish
2 11 (5.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (10.10%) Vagrant
2 13 (6.57%) Puppet
3 5 (2.53%) Nagios
4 3 (1.52%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 51 (25.76%) Zend
2 22 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 15 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.57%) Twitter
5 9 (4.55%) SAP
5 9 (4.55%) Google
6 7 (3.54%) Oracle
7 5 (2.53%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.51%) Adobe
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
The Economist
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Group
Salary: Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
JYSK
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
South East London
Timeinc UK
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago