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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JUnit
Rank 189 160 131
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -29
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 56 86 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 1.18% 1.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.95% 8.11% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 79 98
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1132 1060 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.91% 14.60% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 980 921 984
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -13 37 £45,000 +21.62% 11
Cheshire -22 13 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Merseyside -2 4 £80,000 +106.45%
Lancashire -7 2 £26,250 -29.05%
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 104 (81.25%) Java
2 59 (46.09%) Spring
3 55 (42.97%) Oracle
4 51 (39.84%) HTML
4 51 (39.84%) OO
5 50 (39.06%) Web Services
6 48 (37.50%) J2EE
7 47 (36.72%) Eclipse
8 45 (35.16%) SQL
9 41 (32.03%) Java EE
9 41 (32.03%) Selenium
10 40 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (30.47%) Finance
11 39 (30.47%) Hibernate
12 37 (28.91%) Scrum
13 36 (28.13%) TDD
14 35 (27.34%) jQuery
14 35 (27.34%) XML
14 35 (27.34%) Linux
15 34 (26.56%) Git (software)
15 34 (26.56%) Maven
16 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
17 31 (24.22%) Software Engineering
18 30 (23.44%) Ant
18 30 (23.44%) JMS
19 29 (22.66%) JSP
19 29 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (22.66%) Jenkins
20 26 (20.31%) Degree
21 25 (19.53%) Relational Database

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (16.41%) WebLogic
2 20 (15.63%) WebSphere
3 19 (14.84%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.03%) Confluence
5 7 (5.47%) Apache
6 6 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (4.69%) GlassFish
7 5 (3.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (3.91%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (0.78%) Documentum
9 1 (0.78%) Jetty
9 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.78%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) GitHub
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.38%) HTTP
2 9 (7.03%) AMQP
3 8 (6.25%) Internet
4 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.69%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.53%) Relational Database
2 24 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 16 (12.50%) MySQL
4 13 (10.16%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (7.03%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.03%) Big Data
6 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (5.47%) Redis
6 7 (5.47%) Apache Hive
6 7 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.69%) DB2
8 5 (3.91%) Informix
9 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (36.72%) Eclipse
2 41 (32.03%) Selenium
3 34 (26.56%) Git (software)
3 34 (26.56%) Maven
4 30 (23.44%) Ant
5 29 (22.66%) Jenkins
6 19 (14.84%) JIRA
7 17 (13.28%) Gradle
8 16 (12.50%) Mockito
9 14 (10.94%) Cucumber
9 14 (10.94%) QALoad
9 14 (10.94%) jMock
9 14 (10.94%) SilkPerformer
9 14 (10.94%) EasyMock
9 14 (10.94%) QuickTest Pro
9 14 (10.94%) LoadRunner
9 14 (10.94%) TestPartner
10 13 (10.16%) Subversion
11 11 (8.59%) Gerrit
12 9 (7.03%) Mercurial
General
1 39 (30.47%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Retail
3 5 (3.91%) Military
4 4 (3.13%) Electronics
5 2 (1.56%) Automotive
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (64.84%) Developer
2 67 (52.34%) Java Developer
3 23 (17.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 18 (14.06%) Software Engineer
5 16 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 13 (10.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (8.59%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (7.81%) J2EE Developer
9 9 (7.03%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Head of Testing
11 7 (5.47%) Applications Developer
12 6 (4.69%) Test Leader
13 5 (3.91%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Mobile Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Java Applications Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Java Software Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Senior Software Developer
14 4 (3.13%) Tester
14 4 (3.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (46.09%) Spring
2 51 (39.84%) HTML
3 50 (39.06%) Web Services
4 48 (37.50%) J2EE
5 41 (32.03%) Java EE
6 39 (30.47%) Hibernate
7 35 (27.34%) XML
7 35 (27.34%) jQuery
8 30 (23.44%) JMS
9 29 (22.66%) JSP
10 24 (18.75%) CSS
11 23 (17.97%) JDBC
12 22 (17.19%) EJB
13 21 (16.41%) SOAP
14 16 (12.50%) JSON
15 15 (11.72%) HTML5
16 14 (10.94%) WSDL
17 12 (9.38%) Ajax
18 11 (8.59%) JAXB
18 11 (8.59%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Open Source
2 7 (5.47%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.91%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.34%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) DataPower
5 2 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.56%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) IVR
6 1 (0.78%) STB
6 1 (0.78%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.34%) Linux
2 17 (13.28%) Windows
3 16 (12.50%) UNIX
4 10 (7.81%) Android
5 9 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.84%) OO
2 40 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.91%) Scrum
4 36 (28.13%) TDD
5 31 (24.22%) Software Engineering
6 29 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (14.84%) Configuration Management
8 15 (11.72%) Web Development
9 14 (10.94%) QMS
10 13 (10.16%) MVC
10 13 (10.16%) Automated Testing
11 12 (9.38%) Unit Testing
12 11 (8.59%) UML
12 11 (8.59%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (7.03%) Software Testing
14 9 (7.03%) OOA/OOD
15 8 (6.25%) Validation
15 8 (6.25%) Automation Testing
15 8 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (81.25%) Java
2 45 (35.16%) SQL
3 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.81%) C
4 10 (7.81%) C++
5 9 (7.03%) XPath
6 6 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.13%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.34%) Python
8 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.34%) Groovy
9 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.56%) C#
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (20.31%) Degree
2 13 (10.16%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.59%) ISEB
5 9 (7.03%) HND
6 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.34%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.56%) MCSA
8 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.56%) RHCE
8 2 (1.56%) OCPJP
8 2 (1.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.97%) QA
2 7 (5.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) Puppet
2 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.56%) Hyperic
2 2 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (42.97%) Oracle
2 14 (10.94%) JBoss
3 11 (8.59%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.03%) Atlassian
5 8 (6.25%) HP
6 7 (5.47%) IBM
7 6 (4.69%) VMware
8 5 (3.91%) Perforce
8 5 (3.91%) Compuware
9 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.56%) Google
9 2 (1.56%) Kony
10 1 (0.78%) Zend
10 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.78%) SAP
10 1 (0.78%) ATG
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