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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behat
Rank 831 799 851
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +52
Permanent jobs citing Behat 73 110 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.096% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.60% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 69 103 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%

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
19015 18416 16079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.43% 16.15% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16207 15243 13698
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Behat Salary Histogram in the UK

Behat
Top 28 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 4 September 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 70 £47,500 +5.55% 6
London -33 51 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Yorkshire +13 7 £35,000 -36.36%
Leeds +11 7 £35,000 -36.36%
Yorkshire +11 7 £35,000 -3.44% 1
City of London +31 5 £55,000 +22.22%
South East +5 5 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Wales - 3 £35,000 -
East of England - 3 £46,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £46,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £46,000 -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £40,000 -
Faringdon -4 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands -8 2 £50,500 +30.32%
Guildford - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -
Newport - 2 £35,000 -
South Wales - 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire +16 1 £37,000 -12.94%
Southampton +8 1 £37,000 -12.94%
East Midlands -3 1 £33,750 +17.39%
Warwickshire -8 1 £41,000 +5.80%
South West -14 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Leicester - 1 £33,750 -
Poole - 1 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £33,750 -
Coventry - 1 £60,000 -
Dorset - 1 £37,500 -

Behat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 132 (83.02%) PHP
2 101 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (55.35%) Selenium
4 82 (51.57%) BDD
5 74 (46.54%) TDD
6 72 (45.28%) PHPUnit
7 63 (39.62%) Java
8 62 (38.99%) Cucumber
8 62 (38.99%) Symfony
8 62 (38.99%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (36.48%) QA
10 52 (32.70%) Git (software)
11 51 (32.08%) Scrum
11 51 (32.08%) MySQL
12 50 (31.45%) OO
13 49 (30.82%) Automated Testing
14 48 (30.19%) Linux
15 47 (29.56%) CSS
16 46 (28.93%) JavaScript
17 45 (28.30%) HTML
18 44 (27.67%) JIRA
19 42 (26.42%) Zend
20 41 (25.79%) Test Automation
20 41 (25.79%) MVC
21 38 (23.90%) JUnit
22 35 (22.01%) LAMP
23 34 (21.38%) Unit Testing
24 32 (20.13%) SOA
24 32 (20.13%) Jenkins
25 31 (19.50%) SQL

Behat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (13.21%) Confluence
2 17 (10.69%) Apache
3 15 (9.43%) Drupal
4 8 (5.03%) Node.js
4 8 (5.03%) nginx
5 5 (3.14%) WordPress
5 5 (3.14%) CMS
6 4 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.89%) GitHub
4 2 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) Heroku
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.92%) Unified Communications
2 10 (6.29%) HTTP
3 6 (3.77%) Internet
4 3 (1.89%) DNS
5 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.26%) Broadband
5 2 (1.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (32.08%) MySQL
2 19 (11.95%) MongoDB
3 14 (8.81%) Redis
4 6 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.52%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.89%) SQLite
6 3 (1.89%) Big Data
7 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 88 (55.35%) Selenium
2 72 (45.28%) PHPUnit
3 62 (38.99%) Cucumber
4 52 (32.70%) Git (software)
5 44 (27.67%) JIRA
6 38 (23.90%) JUnit
7 32 (20.13%) Jenkins
8 30 (18.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 22 (13.84%) Eclipse
10 18 (11.32%) WebDriver
11 16 (10.06%) Mockito
12 11 (6.92%) Subversion
13 7 (4.40%) Selenium IDE
14 6 (3.77%) Jasmine
15 5 (3.14%) gulp
15 5 (3.14%) Bower
15 5 (3.14%) Grunt
15 5 (3.14%) TestNG
16 4 (2.52%) Maven
16 4 (2.52%) JMeter
General
1 30 (18.87%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.03%) Marketing
4 6 (3.77%) Advertising
5 3 (1.89%) Publishing
6 2 (1.26%) Games
6 2 (1.26%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (56.60%) Developer
2 55 (34.59%) PHP Developer
3 37 (23.27%) Tester
4 25 (15.72%) Senior Developer
5 21 (13.21%) Senior PHP Developer
6 16 (10.06%) Analyst
7 12 (7.55%) QA Analyst
8 10 (6.29%) Software Engineer
8 10 (6.29%) Quality Analyst
9 9 (5.66%) Automation Tester
9 9 (5.66%) QA Tester
9 9 (5.66%) Software Tester
10 8 (5.03%) Lead Developer
10 8 (5.03%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Test Leader
10 8 (5.03%) Drupal Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Automated Tester
12 6 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (3.77%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (38.99%) Symfony
2 47 (29.56%) CSS
3 45 (28.30%) HTML
4 35 (22.01%) LAMP
5 31 (19.50%) jQuery
6 23 (14.47%) Web Services
7 20 (12.58%) LESS
8 19 (11.95%) RESTful
8 19 (11.95%) Doctrine
8 19 (11.95%) Sass
9 17 (10.69%) AngularJS
9 17 (10.69%) REST
9 17 (10.69%) XML
10 11 (6.92%) .NET
10 11 (6.92%) Gherkin
11 10 (6.29%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (5.66%) XHTML
12 9 (5.66%) Ajax
12 9 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (5.03%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.18%) User Experience
2 11 (6.92%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.03%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.14%) RIA
5 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.14%) Social Media
6 3 (1.89%) iPhone
7 2 (1.26%) Online Games
8 1 (0.63%) BBC
8 1 (0.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.19%) Linux
2 24 (15.09%) Android
3 21 (13.21%) Apple iOS
4 11 (6.92%) UNIX
5 2 (1.26%) Debian
5 2 (1.26%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (1.26%) CentOS
6 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (51.57%) BDD
3 74 (46.54%) TDD
4 62 (38.99%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (32.08%) Scrum
6 50 (31.45%) OO
7 49 (30.82%) Automated Testing
8 41 (25.79%) MVC
8 41 (25.79%) Test Automation
9 34 (21.38%) Unit Testing
10 32 (20.13%) SOA
11 26 (16.35%) Test Scripting
12 22 (13.84%) Domain-Driven Design
12 22 (13.84%) Manual Testing
12 22 (13.84%) Workflow
13 21 (13.21%) API Testing
14 20 (12.58%) Software Engineering
14 20 (12.58%) Android Development
14 20 (12.58%) iOS Development
15 19 (11.95%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (83.02%) PHP
2 63 (39.62%) Java
3 46 (28.93%) JavaScript
4 31 (19.50%) SQL
5 20 (12.58%) PHP5
6 16 (10.06%) Ruby
7 14 (8.81%) Python
8 11 (6.92%) C#
9 10 (6.29%) C++
10 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.26%) C
11 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.63%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (11.95%) Degree
2 14 (8.81%) ISEB
3 10 (6.29%) HND
4 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (36.48%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.29%) Varnish
2 2 (1.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 18 (11.32%) Vagrant
2 11 (6.92%) Puppet
3 3 (1.89%) Nagios
4 2 (1.26%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 42 (26.42%) Zend
2 23 (14.47%) Atlassian
3 10 (6.29%) Google
4 8 (5.03%) Twitter
5 6 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.14%) SAP
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle
7 2 (1.26%) VMware
7 2 (1.26%) Splunk
7 2 (1.26%) New Relic
8 1 (0.63%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.63%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (0.63%) Telerik
8 1 (0.63%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
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