The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 179 206 137
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -69
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 74 49 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.66% 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.36% 4.55% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 83
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1164 1078 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.08% 14.57% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 929 998
Average salary £37,500 £34,189 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.68% -2.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JUnit
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +24 53 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Merseyside -9 9 £80,000 +93.93%
Cheshire +3 7 £41,250 +3.12% 3
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 144 (86.75%) Java
2 87 (52.41%) J2EE
3 82 (49.40%) Oracle
4 79 (47.59%) Spring
5 75 (45.18%) SQL
6 73 (43.98%) OO
7 59 (35.54%) Eclipse
8 58 (34.94%) JSP
9 55 (33.13%) Web Services
10 52 (31.33%) Hibernate
10 52 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (30.72%) HTML
11 51 (30.72%) Tomcat
12 49 (29.52%) Software Engineering
13 47 (28.31%) Selenium
13 47 (28.31%) Finance
14 44 (26.51%) XML
15 43 (25.90%) Degree
16 41 (24.70%) jQuery
16 41 (24.70%) Maven
17 39 (23.49%) Unit Testing
17 39 (23.49%) Ant
18 38 (22.89%) TDD
18 38 (22.89%) Scrum
18 38 (22.89%) Git (software)
18 38 (22.89%) Java EE
19 37 (22.29%) Ajax
20 34 (20.48%) JMS
21 33 (19.88%) JDBC
22 29 (17.47%) JavaScript

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 51 (30.72%) Tomcat
2 26 (15.66%) WebLogic
3 14 (8.43%) WebSphere
4 11 (6.63%) Apache
5 7 (4.22%) GlassFish
5 7 (4.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.41%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.41%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.41%) WebLogic Integration
6 4 (2.41%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.60%) Jetty
7 1 (0.60%) Documentum
7 1 (0.60%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.20%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) HTTP
1 4 (2.41%) Intranet
1 4 (2.41%) Internet
2 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.81%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.46%) Oracle Database
2 18 (10.84%) Relational Database
3 16 (9.64%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.43%) RDBMS
5 11 (6.63%) MySQL
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.01%) DB2
6 5 (3.01%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.01%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.01%) Redis
6 5 (3.01%) Big Data
7 4 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 59 (35.54%) Eclipse
2 47 (28.31%) Selenium
3 41 (24.70%) Maven
4 39 (23.49%) Ant
5 38 (22.89%) Git (software)
6 17 (10.24%) Jenkins
6 17 (10.24%) jMock
6 17 (10.24%) NUnit
7 15 (9.04%) TestPartner
7 15 (9.04%) SilkPerformer
7 15 (9.04%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (9.04%) LoadRunner
7 15 (9.04%) QALoad
7 15 (9.04%) EasyMock
8 14 (8.43%) Mockito
8 14 (8.43%) Gerrit
8 14 (8.43%) Subversion
9 10 (6.02%) JIRA
10 5 (3.01%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.01%) Hudson
General
1 47 (28.31%) Finance
2 16 (9.64%) Retail
3 5 (3.01%) Automotive
3 5 (3.01%) Military
4 4 (2.41%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.81%) Electronics
6 2 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (70.48%) Developer
2 108 (65.06%) Java Developer
3 31 (18.67%) Senior Developer
3 31 (18.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 30 (18.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (13.86%) Software Developer
6 20 (12.05%) J2EE Developer
7 18 (10.84%) Java Software Developer
8 17 (10.24%) Senior Software Developer
8 17 (10.24%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 12 (7.23%) Software Engineer
10 10 (6.02%) Head of Testing
11 9 (5.42%) Tester
12 7 (4.22%) Test Manager
13 6 (3.61%) Test Team Leader
13 6 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
13 6 (3.61%) Team Leader
13 6 (3.61%) Technical Leader
14 5 (3.01%) Applications Developer
14 5 (3.01%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (52.41%) J2EE
2 79 (47.59%) Spring
3 58 (34.94%) JSP
4 55 (33.13%) Web Services
5 52 (31.33%) Hibernate
6 51 (30.72%) HTML
7 44 (26.51%) XML
8 41 (24.70%) jQuery
9 38 (22.89%) Java EE
10 37 (22.29%) Ajax
11 34 (20.48%) JMS
12 33 (19.88%) JDBC
13 22 (13.25%) EJB
14 21 (12.65%) Struts
15 20 (12.05%) SOAP
16 18 (10.84%) JAXB
17 17 (10.24%) XSLT
18 16 (9.64%) WSDL
19 15 (9.04%) Spring MVC
19 15 (9.04%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.02%) Open Source
2 7 (4.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.41%) DataPower
3 4 (2.41%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (2.41%) Clustering
4 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) W3C
6 1 (0.60%) IVR
6 1 (0.60%) STB
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.87%) Linux
2 25 (15.06%) UNIX
3 4 (2.41%) Windows
4 3 (1.81%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (43.98%) OO
2 52 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (29.52%) Software Engineering
4 39 (23.49%) Unit Testing
5 38 (22.89%) Scrum
5 38 (22.89%) TDD
6 29 (17.47%) UML
6 29 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (15.66%) MVC
8 22 (13.25%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (12.05%) OOP
9 20 (12.05%) Automated Testing
10 17 (10.24%) Web Development
11 14 (8.43%) OOA/OOD
11 14 (8.43%) QMS
12 13 (7.83%) SOA
13 12 (7.23%) Pair Programming
14 11 (6.63%) Software Testing
15 10 (6.02%) Manual Testing
15 10 (6.02%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (86.75%) Java
2 75 (45.18%) SQL
3 29 (17.47%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.43%) XPath
5 13 (7.83%) PL/SQL
6 10 (6.02%) C#
6 10 (6.02%) C++
7 4 (2.41%) C
8 3 (1.81%) Python
8 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.20%) Ruby
9 2 (1.20%) PHP
9 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.60%) Groovy
10 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (25.90%) Degree
2 14 (8.43%) HND
2 14 (8.43%) ISEB
3 8 (4.82%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.01%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.01%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.81%) OCPJP
5 3 (1.81%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.20%) RHCE
6 2 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.24%) QA
2 6 (3.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) Puppet
2 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (49.40%) Oracle
2 14 (8.43%) JBoss
3 7 (4.22%) Google
4 6 (3.61%) IBM
5 4 (2.41%) Kony
6 3 (1.81%) ATG
7 2 (1.20%) VMware
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.20%) HP
7 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.20%) Trapeze
8 1 (0.60%) Zend
8 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
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