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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JUnit
Rank 189 179 197
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 53 67 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.97% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.48% 6.19% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 47
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +21.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1184 1082 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.54% 15.67% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 945 930
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Manchester -11 29 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Cheshire +25 23 £42,500 - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 107 (98.17%) Java
2 70 (64.22%) J2EE
3 56 (51.38%) Web Services
4 53 (48.62%) SQL
5 51 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (45.87%) Oracle
6 50 (45.87%) Eclipse
7 47 (43.12%) OO
8 45 (41.28%) Spring
9 42 (38.53%) XML
10 41 (37.61%) JavaScript
11 39 (35.78%) SOAP
12 38 (34.86%) JMS
13 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
13 35 (32.11%) Hibernate
14 33 (30.28%) JDBC
15 32 (29.36%) jQuery
16 31 (28.44%) JSP
16 31 (28.44%) Ant
17 30 (27.52%) HTML
17 30 (27.52%) OOP
18 29 (26.61%) Windows
18 29 (26.61%) Unit Testing
19 28 (25.69%) Git (software)
20 26 (23.85%) UNIX
20 26 (23.85%) WebLogic
20 26 (23.85%) Linux
20 26 (23.85%) TDD
21 25 (22.94%) Ajax
21 25 (22.94%) C++

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 26 (23.85%) WebLogic
2 20 (18.35%) WebSphere
3 19 (17.43%) GlassFish
4 17 (15.60%) Tomcat
5 11 (10.09%) JBoss
6 8 (7.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (4.59%) Apache
8 3 (2.75%) Liferay
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.92%) Node.js
10 1 (0.92%) Apache TomEE
10 1 (0.92%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Office
2 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) HTTP
2 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.34%) MySQL
2 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (4.59%) JasperReports
4 5 (4.59%) Big Data
5 3 (2.75%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.92%) DB2
7 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (45.87%) Eclipse
2 31 (28.44%) Ant
3 28 (25.69%) Git (software)
4 23 (21.10%) Selenium
5 21 (19.27%) Subversion
6 20 (18.35%) Maven
7 15 (13.76%) Cucumber
8 14 (12.84%) Jenkins
9 9 (8.26%) Redmine
9 9 (8.26%) JIRA
10 8 (7.34%) Mockito
11 7 (6.42%) Gradle
12 6 (5.50%) SoapUI
12 6 (5.50%) TestNG
13 5 (4.59%) MyEclipse
13 5 (4.59%) JMeter
14 4 (3.67%) Gerrit
15 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
15 3 (2.75%) Toad
16 2 (1.83%) Hudson
General
1 12 (11.01%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.67%) Military
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
3 2 (1.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.92%) Electronics
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (86.24%) Developer
2 92 (84.40%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 20 (18.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (18.35%) Senior Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Software Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Senior Software Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (7.34%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Java Applications Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.59%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Tester
9 4 (3.67%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.67%) Programmer
9 4 (3.67%) Java Programmer
9 4 (3.67%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (64.22%) J2EE
2 56 (51.38%) Web Services
3 45 (41.28%) Spring
4 42 (38.53%) XML
5 39 (35.78%) SOAP
6 38 (34.86%) JMS
7 35 (32.11%) Hibernate
8 33 (30.28%) JDBC
9 32 (29.36%) jQuery
10 31 (28.44%) JSP
11 30 (27.52%) HTML
12 25 (22.94%) Ajax
13 21 (19.27%) EJB
14 18 (16.51%) JNDI
15 16 (14.68%) Java EE
16 11 (10.09%) J2SE
17 10 (9.17%) REST
18 9 (8.26%) CSS
19 8 (7.34%) Struts
19 8 (7.34%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Client/Server
1 7 (6.42%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.59%) Telematics
2 5 (4.59%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.75%) Open Source
3 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.83%) STB
5 1 (0.92%) User Experience
5 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.61%) Windows
2 26 (23.85%) Linux
2 26 (23.85%) UNIX
3 9 (8.26%) Android
3 9 (8.26%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (43.12%) OO
3 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
4 30 (27.52%) OOP
5 29 (26.61%) Unit Testing
6 26 (23.85%) TDD
7 20 (18.35%) Scrum
8 17 (15.60%) MVC
9 15 (13.76%) UML
10 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (9.17%) Test Automation
12 9 (8.26%) BDD
13 8 (7.34%) Automated Testing
14 7 (6.42%) OOD
14 7 (6.42%) Change Control
15 5 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
15 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (4.59%) Performance Testing
15 5 (4.59%) Test Scripting
15 5 (4.59%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (98.17%) Java
2 53 (48.62%) SQL
3 41 (37.61%) JavaScript
4 25 (22.94%) C++
5 11 (10.09%) Groovy
6 9 (8.26%) Python
7 8 (7.34%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.50%) Ruby
9 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.59%) C
10 4 (3.67%) XPath
11 2 (1.83%) Scala
12 1 (0.92%) C#
12 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) ISEB
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.75%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Docker
Vendors
1 50 (45.87%) Oracle
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.67%) SAP
4 3 (2.75%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (1.83%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Test People
Salary: Salary Dependent on Experience - Excellent Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 23 days ago