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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 193 191 136
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -55
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 61 56 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 0.83% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.85% 5.58% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 105
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £30,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £43,750 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.29%
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
1257 1004 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.78% 14.87% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 883 1067
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 £47,500 £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 21 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 21 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 -3 42 £44,000 +10.00% 11
Cheshire -16 17 £48,750 +14.70% 4
Lancashire -6 2 £38,500 +1.31% 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 93 (81.58%) Java
2 67 (58.77%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (43.86%) HTML
4 47 (41.23%) Spring
5 46 (40.35%) SQL
6 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
6 45 (39.47%) Web Services
6 45 (39.47%) Selenium
7 44 (38.60%) Eclipse
8 43 (37.72%) Oracle
9 40 (35.09%) J2EE
10 39 (34.21%) Scrum
11 38 (33.33%) JSP
12 37 (32.46%) Git (software)
13 35 (30.70%) Linux
14 34 (29.82%) MVC
14 34 (29.82%) Jenkins
15 33 (28.95%) CSS
16 32 (28.07%) Hibernate
17 31 (27.19%) jQuery
18 28 (24.56%) JMS
18 28 (24.56%) Relational Database
19 27 (23.68%) Gradle
19 27 (23.68%) MySQL
19 27 (23.68%) TDD
20 26 (22.81%) Java EE
20 26 (22.81%) JIRA
21 25 (21.93%) Software Engineering
22 24 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (21.05%) Finance

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (13.16%) WebSphere
2 14 (12.28%) JBoss
2 14 (12.28%) Apache
2 14 (12.28%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.89%) Confluence
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (7.02%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (6.14%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.39%) GlassFish
6 5 (4.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.63%) Flash Media Server
7 3 (2.63%) Node.js
8 2 (1.75%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) GitHub
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.16%) HTTP
2 9 (7.89%) AMQP
3 8 (7.02%) Internet
4 5 (4.39%) HTTPS
4 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.56%) Relational Database
2 27 (23.68%) MySQL
3 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.65%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.89%) Informix
5 9 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 8 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (4.39%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.51%) DB2
9 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.51%) Big Data
10 2 (1.75%) Redis
10 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.75%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.88%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 45 (39.47%) Selenium
2 44 (38.60%) Eclipse
3 37 (32.46%) Git (software)
4 34 (29.82%) Jenkins
5 27 (23.68%) Gradle
6 26 (22.81%) JIRA
7 19 (16.67%) Maven
7 19 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 19 (16.67%) Ant
8 12 (10.53%) Mockito
9 10 (8.77%) Subversion
10 9 (7.89%) Mercurial
11 8 (7.02%) EasyMock
11 8 (7.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 8 (7.02%) TestPartner
11 8 (7.02%) SilkPerformer
11 8 (7.02%) jMock
11 8 (7.02%) QALoad
11 8 (7.02%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (7.02%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Retail
3 2 (1.75%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.75%) Banking
3 2 (1.75%) Military
3 2 (1.75%) Publishing
3 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Automotive
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (73.68%) Developer
2 67 (58.77%) Java Developer
3 33 (28.95%) Senior Developer
4 26 (22.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (18.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (14.04%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.65%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Java Software Developer
10 7 (6.14%) UI Developer
10 7 (6.14%) UI Programmer
11 5 (4.39%) Java Applications Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Head of Testing
11 5 (4.39%) Android Developer
11 5 (4.39%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (43.86%) HTML
2 47 (41.23%) Spring
3 45 (39.47%) Web Services
4 40 (35.09%) J2EE
5 38 (33.33%) JSP
6 33 (28.95%) CSS
7 32 (28.07%) Hibernate
8 31 (27.19%) jQuery
9 28 (24.56%) JMS
10 26 (22.81%) Java EE
11 24 (21.05%) JDBC
12 23 (20.18%) XML
13 22 (19.30%) SOAP
14 18 (15.79%) RESTful
14 18 (15.79%) Ajax
14 18 (15.79%) JSON
15 17 (14.91%) HTML5
16 12 (10.53%) JPA
16 12 (10.53%) J2SE
17 11 (9.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Open Source
2 9 (7.89%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.39%) Graphic Design
3 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.39%) User Experience
4 3 (2.63%) Human Factors
5 2 (1.75%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.75%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (30.70%) Linux
2 21 (18.42%) Windows
3 13 (11.40%) Apple iOS
3 13 (11.40%) Android
4 9 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.77%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (34.21%) Scrum
3 34 (29.82%) MVC
4 27 (23.68%) TDD
5 25 (21.93%) Software Engineering
6 24 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (20.18%) OO
8 22 (19.30%) Configuration Management
9 14 (12.28%) BDD
9 14 (12.28%) E-Commerce
10 13 (11.40%) Change Control
10 13 (11.40%) Automated Testing
11 12 (10.53%) Unit Testing
12 10 (8.77%) Mentoring
13 9 (7.89%) UML
13 9 (7.89%) OOP
14 8 (7.02%) QMS
15 6 (5.26%) Test Strategy
15 6 (5.26%) High Availability
16 5 (4.39%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (81.58%) Java
2 46 (40.35%) SQL
3 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.65%) C++
5 9 (7.89%) C
5 9 (7.89%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.39%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.51%) C#
8 3 (2.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (15.79%) Degree
2 10 (8.77%) SC Cleared
2 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) ISEB
4 2 (1.75%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 43 (37.72%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) Red Hat
2 9 (7.89%) HP
2 9 (7.89%) Atlassian
3 8 (7.02%) IBM
3 8 (7.02%) Compuware
3 8 (7.02%) Perforce
3 8 (7.02%) VMware
4 4 (3.51%) Adobe
5 2 (1.75%) Endeca
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) Sybase
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