The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 186 173 137
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -36
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 70 66 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 0.97% 1.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.37% 6.70% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 116
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
JUnit
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1303 985 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.63% 14.55% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 873 1054
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JUnit
Salary Trend in the North West

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

JUnit Salary Trend in the North West

JUnit
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JUnit across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

JUnit Salary Histogram in the North West

JUnit
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Manchester +4 46 £45,000 +18.42% 9
Cheshire -14 22 £42,500 - 4
Lancashire -8 2 £38,500 -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 90 (78.26%) Java
2 70 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (49.57%) HTML
4 51 (44.35%) Spring
5 50 (43.48%) Web Services
6 48 (41.74%) JavaScript
7 47 (40.87%) SQL
7 47 (40.87%) Oracle
8 43 (37.39%) J2EE
8 43 (37.39%) Eclipse
9 42 (36.52%) Scrum
9 42 (36.52%) Selenium
10 36 (31.30%) jQuery
11 35 (30.43%) Linux
12 34 (29.57%) CSS
12 34 (29.57%) Hibernate
13 32 (27.83%) JSP
13 32 (27.83%) Java EE
13 32 (27.83%) TDD
14 31 (26.96%) Jenkins
15 30 (26.09%) Relational Database
15 30 (26.09%) Finance
16 29 (25.22%) XML
16 29 (25.22%) OO
16 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
17 26 (22.61%) MVC
17 26 (22.61%) JMS
17 26 (22.61%) JDBC
17 26 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (21.74%) JIRA

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 16 (13.91%) Tomcat
3 15 (13.04%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.70%) Apache
5 9 (7.83%) Confluence
6 8 (6.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (6.96%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (4.35%) GlassFish
7 5 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.61%) Node.js
8 3 (2.61%) Flash Media Server
9 2 (1.74%) Liferay
10 1 (0.87%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) GitHub
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) HTTP
2 9 (7.83%) AMQP
3 7 (6.09%) Internet
4 3 (2.61%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 22 (19.13%) MySQL
3 14 (12.17%) Oracle Database
4 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
4 13 (11.30%) RDBMS
5 8 (6.96%) Informix
5 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
6 7 (6.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.22%) DB2
8 4 (3.48%) Big Data
8 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.74%) Redis
9 2 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.74%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.87%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.87%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 43 (37.39%) Eclipse
2 42 (36.52%) Selenium
3 31 (26.96%) Jenkins
4 29 (25.22%) Git (software)
5 25 (21.74%) JIRA
5 25 (21.74%) Ant
6 23 (20.00%) Maven
7 21 (18.26%) Gradle
8 17 (14.78%) Cucumber
9 15 (13.04%) Mockito
10 11 (9.57%) QALoad
10 11 (9.57%) EasyMock
10 11 (9.57%) Subversion
10 11 (9.57%) TestPartner
10 11 (9.57%) SilkPerformer
10 11 (9.57%) jMock
10 11 (9.57%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (9.57%) LoadRunner
11 9 (7.83%) Mercurial
12 8 (6.96%) Introscope
General
1 30 (26.09%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Publishing
4 2 (1.74%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.87%) Automotive
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 84 (73.04%) Developer
2 65 (56.52%) Java Developer
3 27 (23.48%) Senior Developer
4 22 (19.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 19 (16.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (11.30%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Head of Testing
8 7 (6.09%) UI Developer
8 7 (6.09%) UI Programmer
9 6 (5.22%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 4 (3.48%) J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Java Applications Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (3.48%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (49.57%) HTML
2 51 (44.35%) Spring
3 50 (43.48%) Web Services
4 43 (37.39%) J2EE
5 36 (31.30%) jQuery
6 34 (29.57%) CSS
6 34 (29.57%) Hibernate
7 32 (27.83%) JSP
7 32 (27.83%) Java EE
8 29 (25.22%) XML
9 26 (22.61%) JMS
9 26 (22.61%) JDBC
10 23 (20.00%) SOAP
11 18 (15.65%) RESTful
12 17 (14.78%) HTML5
12 17 (14.78%) JSON
13 14 (12.17%) EJB
13 14 (12.17%) Ajax
14 13 (11.30%) Servlets
15 12 (10.43%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Open Source
2 8 (6.96%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.35%) User Experience
4 3 (2.61%) Human Factors
4 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.74%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.74%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.87%) DTV
6 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (30.43%) Linux
2 21 (18.26%) Windows
3 10 (8.70%) Android
3 10 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 9 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.09%) UNIX
6 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.52%) Scrum
3 32 (27.83%) TDD
4 29 (25.22%) OO
5 26 (22.61%) MVC
5 26 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (15.65%) Software Engineering
7 17 (14.78%) Configuration Management
8 15 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 12 (10.43%) Automated Testing
9 12 (10.43%) BDD
10 11 (9.57%) QMS
11 10 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.83%) Web Development
13 8 (6.96%) Automation Testing
13 8 (6.96%) Software Testing
13 8 (6.96%) Unit Testing
13 8 (6.96%) Manual Testing
14 7 (6.09%) Change Control
15 6 (5.22%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 90 (78.26%) Java
2 48 (41.74%) JavaScript
3 47 (40.87%) SQL
4 9 (7.83%) C++
5 7 (6.09%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.09%) C
6 4 (3.48%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.48%) XPath
7 3 (2.61%) C#
8 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.74%) Groovy
9 1 (0.87%) Python
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (13.91%) Degree
2 10 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.96%) ISEB
4 4 (3.48%) HND
5 2 (1.74%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.13%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (40.87%) Oracle
2 13 (11.30%) JBoss
3 10 (8.70%) HP
4 9 (7.83%) Atlassian
4 9 (7.83%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.96%) Compuware
5 8 (6.96%) VMware
5 8 (6.96%) Perforce
5 8 (6.96%) IBM
6 3 (2.61%) Adobe
7 2 (1.74%) Endeca
8 1 (0.87%) Zend
8 1 (0.87%) ATG
8 1 (0.87%) SAP
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