Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Behat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Behat over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Behat
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 146 180
Rank change year-on-year -23 +34 -
Permanent jobs citing Behat 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.033% 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% 0.32% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +38.46% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £51,500 £33,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +55.17% -

Behat is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1224 942 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.49% 41.63% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 856 1127
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,200 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Behat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Behat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Behat in Cheshire

Behat
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Behat in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Behat in Cheshire

Behat
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Behat within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -5 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Behat
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Behat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Behat.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber

Behat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP