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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 202 181 146
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -35
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 61 61 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 0.90% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.82% 6.00% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 49 60 107
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,750 £46,100
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
1266 1016 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.82% 14.97% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 892 1064
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +8 41 £44,000 +10.00% 10
Cheshire -18 18 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Lancashire -5 2 £38,500 +1.31%
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 96 (82.05%) Java
2 69 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (43.59%) HTML
4 48 (41.03%) SQL
4 48 (41.03%) Spring
5 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
6 45 (38.46%) Web Services
6 45 (38.46%) Selenium
7 44 (37.61%) Oracle
8 43 (36.75%) Eclipse
9 41 (35.04%) Scrum
10 40 (34.19%) J2EE
11 39 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 38 (32.48%) JSP
13 36 (30.77%) Linux
14 35 (29.91%) MVC
15 34 (29.06%) CSS
15 34 (29.06%) Jenkins
16 33 (28.21%) Hibernate
17 31 (26.50%) jQuery
18 28 (23.93%) TDD
18 28 (23.93%) Relational Database
19 27 (23.08%) Gradle
19 27 (23.08%) MySQL
19 27 (23.08%) JMS
20 26 (22.22%) Software Engineering
20 26 (22.22%) Java EE
20 26 (22.22%) JIRA
21 25 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (20.51%) OO

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 14 (11.97%) JBoss
2 14 (11.97%) Apache
2 14 (11.97%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.69%) Confluence
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (6.84%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (5.98%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.27%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.56%) Node.js
7 3 (2.56%) Flash Media Server
8 2 (1.71%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) GitHub
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.68%) HTTP
2 9 (7.69%) Internet
2 9 (7.69%) AMQP
3 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.93%) Relational Database
2 27 (23.08%) MySQL
3 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.40%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.69%) Informix
5 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.42%) Big Data
9 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.42%) DB2
10 2 (1.71%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.71%) Redis
11 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 45 (38.46%) Selenium
2 43 (36.75%) Eclipse
3 39 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 34 (29.06%) Jenkins
5 27 (23.08%) Gradle
6 26 (22.22%) JIRA
7 20 (17.09%) Cucumber
8 19 (16.24%) Maven
9 18 (15.38%) Ant
10 12 (10.26%) Subversion
10 12 (10.26%) Mockito
11 9 (7.69%) Mercurial
12 8 (6.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 8 (6.84%) EasyMock
12 8 (6.84%) TestPartner
12 8 (6.84%) Visual Studio
12 8 (6.84%) Dreamweaver
12 8 (6.84%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (6.84%) LoadRunner
12 8 (6.84%) Introscope
General
1 23 (19.66%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Publishing
2 3 (2.56%) Retail
2 3 (2.56%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.71%) Military
3 2 (1.71%) Banking
3 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.85%) Automotive
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Electronics
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (73.50%) Developer
2 69 (58.97%) Java Developer
3 34 (29.06%) Senior Developer
4 27 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (17.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 17 (14.53%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.40%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
10 7 (5.98%) UI Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Java Applications Developer
10 7 (5.98%) UI Programmer
10 7 (5.98%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.27%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.27%) Head of Testing
11 5 (4.27%) Android Developer
12 4 (3.42%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 4 (3.42%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.59%) HTML
2 48 (41.03%) Spring
3 45 (38.46%) Web Services
4 40 (34.19%) J2EE
5 38 (32.48%) JSP
6 34 (29.06%) CSS
7 33 (28.21%) Hibernate
8 31 (26.50%) jQuery
9 27 (23.08%) JMS
10 26 (22.22%) Java EE
11 24 (20.51%) JDBC
12 22 (18.80%) XML
12 22 (18.80%) SOAP
13 18 (15.38%) JSON
13 18 (15.38%) Ajax
13 18 (15.38%) RESTful
14 17 (14.53%) HTML5
15 14 (11.97%) J2SE
16 12 (10.26%) JPA
17 11 (9.40%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Open Source
2 9 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.27%) Graphic Design
3 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.27%) User Experience
3 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.56%) Human Factors
5 2 (1.71%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) STB
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.77%) Linux
2 21 (17.95%) Windows
3 15 (12.82%) Android
3 15 (12.82%) Apple iOS
4 9 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.04%) Scrum
3 35 (29.91%) MVC
4 28 (23.93%) TDD
5 26 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 25 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (20.51%) OO
8 23 (19.66%) Configuration Management
9 16 (13.68%) BDD
10 14 (11.97%) E-Commerce
10 14 (11.97%) Automated Testing
11 13 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 13 (11.11%) Change Control
12 11 (9.40%) Mentoring
13 9 (7.69%) UML
13 9 (7.69%) OOP
14 8 (6.84%) QMS
15 7 (5.98%) OOD
16 6 (5.13%) High Availability
16 6 (5.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 96 (82.05%) Java
2 48 (41.03%) SQL
3 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.26%) C++
5 10 (8.55%) C
6 9 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.27%) C#
7 5 (4.27%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (15.38%) Degree
2 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
2 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.27%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.09%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 44 (37.61%) Oracle
2 9 (7.69%) HP
2 9 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 9 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 8 (6.84%) Compuware
3 8 (6.84%) Perforce
3 8 (6.84%) VMware
3 8 (6.84%) IBM
4 4 (3.42%) Adobe
5 2 (1.71%) Endeca
6 1 (0.85%) Sybase
6 1 (0.85%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Lewis Paige
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: Plus great benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago