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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 158 205 189
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -16
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 74 51 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.31% 0.77% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.62% 4.20% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 58
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1118 1213 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.75% 18.41% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1032 970
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +36 52 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Cheshire +20 18 £48,750 +10.79%
Lancashire - 4 £31,250 - 1
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 118 (96.72%) Java
2 71 (58.20%) SQL
3 70 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (52.46%) Software Engineering
5 52 (42.62%) OO
6 51 (41.80%) Spring
7 46 (37.70%) J2EE
7 46 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (36.07%) Hibernate
9 41 (33.61%) HTML
10 40 (32.79%) Web Services
11 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
12 37 (30.33%) Maven
13 35 (28.69%) Unit Testing
14 33 (27.05%) Selenium
15 32 (26.23%) SQL Server
15 32 (26.23%) OOD
16 31 (25.41%) XML
17 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
18 28 (22.95%) Jenkins
18 28 (22.95%) C++
19 27 (22.13%) TDD
20 25 (20.49%) Eclipse
20 25 (20.49%) Multithreading
20 25 (20.49%) Concurrent Programming
21 24 (19.67%) Scrum
22 22 (18.03%) Cucumber
22 22 (18.03%) BDD
23 21 (17.21%) REST
23 21 (17.21%) jQuery

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (6.56%) Apache
2 6 (4.92%) JBoss
3 5 (4.10%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.64%) CMS
5 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.82%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) GitHub
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.64%) Heroku
4 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) Internet
1 1 (0.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.21%) MySQL
3 15 (12.30%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.56%) Big Data
4 8 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.46%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.82%) DB2
8 1 (0.82%) HBase
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (30.33%) Maven
2 33 (27.05%) Selenium
3 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
4 28 (22.95%) Jenkins
5 25 (20.49%) Eclipse
6 22 (18.03%) Cucumber
7 20 (16.39%) JIRA
8 19 (15.57%) Ant
9 15 (12.30%) Mockito
10 12 (9.84%) Gradle
10 12 (9.84%) Jasmine
10 12 (9.84%) SoapUI
11 9 (7.38%) Mercurial
12 8 (6.56%) TestNG
13 7 (5.74%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (5.74%) Toad
14 6 (4.92%) IntelliJ
15 5 (4.10%) Android Studio
15 5 (4.10%) Ranorex
15 5 (4.10%) Subversion
General
1 8 (6.56%) Games
2 7 (5.74%) Finance
3 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.82%) Marketing
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (75.41%) Developer
2 85 (69.67%) Java Developer
3 18 (14.75%) Agile Developer
3 18 (14.75%) Agile Java Developer
3 18 (14.75%) Senior Developer
3 18 (14.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (7.38%) Java Engineer
4 9 (7.38%) Senior Agile Developer
4 9 (7.38%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Automation Tester
6 6 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Test Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Tester
7 5 (4.10%) Android Developer
7 5 (4.10%) Consultant
7 5 (4.10%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.10%) Test Automation Consultant
7 5 (4.10%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (41.80%) Spring
2 46 (37.70%) J2EE
3 44 (36.07%) Hibernate
4 41 (33.61%) HTML
5 40 (32.79%) Web Services
6 31 (25.41%) XML
7 21 (17.21%) CSS
7 21 (17.21%) Java EE
7 21 (17.21%) jQuery
7 21 (17.21%) REST
7 21 (17.21%) SOAP
8 19 (15.57%) JSP
9 18 (14.75%) JSON
10 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
10 16 (13.11%) JDBC
11 12 (9.84%) .NET
12 10 (8.20%) JMS
12 10 (8.20%) Struts
13 8 (6.56%) HTML5
13 8 (6.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.56%) iPad
3 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.74%) Physics
3 7 (5.74%) User Experience
4 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.28%) Wiki
7 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.64%) Fintech
8 2 (1.64%) NHS
8 2 (1.64%) Telematics
9 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.39%) Android
2 9 (7.38%) Unix
3 7 (5.74%) Linux
3 7 (5.74%) Windows
4 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (52.46%) Software Engineering
3 52 (42.62%) OO
4 46 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (28.69%) Unit Testing
6 32 (26.23%) OOD
7 27 (22.13%) TDD
8 25 (20.49%) Concurrent Programming
8 25 (20.49%) Multithreading
9 24 (19.67%) Scrum
10 22 (18.03%) BDD
11 15 (12.30%) MVC
11 15 (12.30%) Test Automation
12 12 (9.84%) Android Development
13 11 (9.02%) OOP
14 10 (8.20%) Functional Testing
15 9 (7.38%) Open Source
16 8 (6.56%) Web Development
17 7 (5.74%) Defect Tracking
17 7 (5.74%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 118 (96.72%) Java
2 71 (58.20%) SQL
3 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
4 28 (22.95%) C++
5 10 (8.20%) C#
6 9 (7.38%) Scala
7 7 (5.74%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.74%) Python
8 4 (3.28%) C
8 4 (3.28%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.64%) Groovy
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
10 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 16 (13.11%) Oracle
2 5 (4.10%) Google
3 3 (2.46%) webMethods
4 2 (1.64%) New Relic
4 2 (1.64%) Twitter
5 1 (0.82%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.82%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.82%) IBM
5 1 (0.82%) Perforce
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