Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for JUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JUnit over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JUnit
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 74 80
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 +6
Contract jobs citing JUnit 28 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.02% 2.13% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.79% 11.58% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 3
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +0.95%
10th Percentile £403 £413 £425
90th Percentile £475 £474 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £469
% change year-on-year +5.88% -9.41% +9.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

JUnit is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 219 285 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.80% 18.41% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 203 152
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £549 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £434 £420
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.27% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +43.86% -30.91%
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% -9.72%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Birmingham

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JUnit in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Birmingham

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Birmingham over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 27 (96.43%) Git (software)
2 27 (96.43%) Maven
3 26 (92.86%) RESTful
4 25 (89.29%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (89.29%) PowerMock
4 25 (89.29%) DbUnit
4 25 (89.29%) Mockito
4 25 (89.29%) SOAP
4 25 (89.29%) Web Services
4 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (89.29%) jMock
4 25 (89.29%) SonarQube
5 23 (82.14%) Spring
5 23 (82.14%) Scrum
6 22 (78.57%) TDD
6 22 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (78.57%) ActiveMQ
6 22 (78.57%) BDD
6 22 (78.57%) Open Source
6 22 (78.57%) Kanban
7 20 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (71.43%) Amazon SQS
7 20 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
8 19 (67.86%) Postfix
8 19 (67.86%) Spring Cloud
9 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
9 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 20 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
1 20 (71.43%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 27 (96.43%) Git (software)
2 27 (96.43%) Maven
3 25 (89.29%) DbUnit
3 25 (89.29%) jMock
3 25 (89.29%) Mockito
3 25 (89.29%) SonarQube
4 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (7.14%) TestNG
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
1 26 (92.86%) Java Developer
2 11 (39.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (10.71%) AWS Developer
3 3 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Developer in Test
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer in Test
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) RESTful
2 25 (89.29%) PowerMock
2 25 (89.29%) SOAP
2 25 (89.29%) Web Services
3 23 (82.14%) Spring
4 22 (78.57%) ActiveMQ
5 19 (67.86%) Spring Cloud
6 11 (39.29%) Hibernate
6 11 (39.29%) JPA
7 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 9 (32.14%) REST
9 5 (17.86%) J2EE
10 3 (10.71%) CSS
11 2 (7.14%) HTML
11 2 (7.14%) Java EE
11 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
12 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
12 1 (3.57%) JAX-RS
12 1 (3.57%) JMS
12 1 (3.57%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (89.29%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (82.14%) Scrum
3 22 (78.57%) BDD
3 22 (78.57%) Kanban
3 22 (78.57%) Open Source
3 22 (78.57%) TDD
4 10 (35.71%) BPMN
4 10 (35.71%) Microservices
5 9 (32.14%) Migration
6 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) Biometrics
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Java 8
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
1 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Postfix
2 2 (7.14%) Docker