The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 128 124 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.094% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.35% 0.84% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
JUnit
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
296 237 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.79% 11.16% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 265 224 165
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JUnit across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JUnit
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JUnit across the Birmingham region.

JUnit Salary Trend in Birmingham

JUnit
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JUnit across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

JUnit Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing JUnit 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 JUnit.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) JMS
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) jMock
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) LoadUI
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing JUnit 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 JUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 1 (16.67%) PegaRULES
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) jMock
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) LoadUI
4 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
4 1 (16.67%) Checkstyle
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Pega