The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for JUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JUnit
England / North West
Rank 193 156 202
Rank change year-on-year -37 +46  
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 64 78 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.06% 1.39% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.11% 6.54% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 52 65 45
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £33,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1252 1192 1108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.66% 21.18% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 1042 978
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing JUnit as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for JUnit in the North West

JUnit
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in the North West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JUnit in the North West

JUnit
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -24 52 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Cheshire 0 10 £48,750 +2.63% 2
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 138 (97.18%) Java
2 91 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (51.41%) Spring
4 68 (47.89%) SQL
5 63 (44.37%) OO
6 62 (43.66%) TDD
7 61 (42.96%) J2EE
8 52 (36.62%) Hibernate
9 47 (33.10%) HTML
9 47 (33.10%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (29.58%) Software Engineering
11 40 (28.17%) SQL Server
11 40 (28.17%) SOAP
11 40 (28.17%) Eclipse
12 38 (26.76%) Unit Testing
12 38 (26.76%) BDD
13 36 (25.35%) JDBC
14 34 (23.94%) JavaScript
15 33 (23.24%) Scrum
16 32 (22.54%) OOD
17 31 (21.83%) Tomcat
17 31 (21.83%) jQuery
18 30 (21.13%) C++
19 29 (20.42%) CSS
19 29 (20.42%) Maven
20 28 (19.72%) Web Services
20 28 (19.72%) Oracle
20 28 (19.72%) Mockito
21 26 (18.31%) JIRA
22 25 (17.61%) Multithreading

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 31 (21.83%) Tomcat
2 19 (13.38%) Confluence
3 12 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (7.04%) JBoss
5 6 (4.23%) Apache
6 3 (2.11%) Liferay
7 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.56%) SaaS
2 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.70%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) Internet
2 4 (2.82%) HTTP
3 2 (1.41%) Firewall
3 2 (1.41%) IMAP
3 2 (1.41%) SMTP
3 2 (1.41%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (9.15%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.34%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.34%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.23%) Big Data
7 5 (3.52%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.41%) MySQL
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.70%) DB2
10 1 (0.70%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.70%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 40 (28.17%) Eclipse
2 29 (20.42%) Maven
3 28 (19.72%) Mockito
4 26 (18.31%) JIRA
5 24 (16.90%) Ant
6 23 (16.20%) Git (software)
7 22 (15.49%) Jenkins
8 17 (11.97%) Selenium
9 15 (10.56%) Bitbucket
9 15 (10.56%) Cucumber
10 13 (9.15%) JMeter
11 10 (7.04%) jMock
12 9 (6.34%) IntelliJ
13 8 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (4.93%) EasyMock
15 6 (4.23%) Gradle
15 6 (4.23%) NetBeans
16 4 (2.82%) Android Studio
17 3 (2.11%) JBehave
18 2 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 17 (11.97%) Retail
2 13 (9.15%) Finance
3 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.11%) Banking
5 3 (2.11%) Electronics
5 3 (2.11%) Marketing
6 2 (1.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.70%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 116 (81.69%) Developer
2 102 (71.83%) Java Developer
3 57 (40.14%) Senior Developer
4 52 (36.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (9.15%) Agile Developer
5 13 (9.15%) Agile Java Developer
6 11 (7.75%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.04%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (7.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Senior Agile Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Java Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) QA Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) QA Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) Senior QA Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (51.41%) Spring
2 61 (42.96%) J2EE
3 52 (36.62%) Hibernate
4 47 (33.10%) HTML
5 40 (28.17%) SOAP
6 36 (25.35%) JDBC
7 31 (21.83%) jQuery
8 29 (20.42%) CSS
9 28 (19.72%) Web Services
10 20 (14.08%) JMS
10 20 (14.08%) XML
11 18 (12.68%) REST
12 14 (9.86%) JNDI
13 13 (9.15%) Java EE
13 13 (9.15%) JSON
14 11 (7.75%) EJB
14 11 (7.75%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (7.04%) Gherkin
15 10 (7.04%) JPA
15 10 (7.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.97%) iPad
2 6 (4.23%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (3.52%) Smart Meter
3 5 (3.52%) Wiki
4 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.11%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.20%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) Linux
2 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.82%) Android
3 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.82%) CentOS
3 4 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (44.37%) OO
3 62 (43.66%) TDD
4 47 (33.10%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (29.58%) Software Engineering
6 38 (26.76%) BDD
6 38 (26.76%) Unit Testing
7 33 (23.24%) Scrum
8 32 (22.54%) OOD
9 25 (17.61%) Concurrent Programming
9 25 (17.61%) Multithreading
10 23 (16.20%) Mentoring
11 18 (12.68%) MVC
12 15 (10.56%) DevOps
12 15 (10.56%) OOP
13 12 (8.45%) Waterfall
14 10 (7.04%) ATDD
14 10 (7.04%) Microservices
15 8 (5.63%) Customer Insight
15 8 (5.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 138 (97.18%) Java
2 68 (47.89%) SQL
3 34 (23.94%) JavaScript
4 30 (21.13%) C++
5 21 (14.79%) Python
6 14 (9.86%) Ruby
7 8 (5.63%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.23%) Haskell
9 4 (2.82%) C
10 3 (2.11%) Scala
11 2 (1.41%) C#
11 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (6.34%) Degree
2 6 (4.23%) ISEB
2 6 (4.23%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
2 6 (4.23%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (4.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.41%) Docker
2 2 (1.41%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.11%) Puppet
3 2 (1.41%) Packer
4 1 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (19.72%) Oracle
2 10 (7.04%) HP
3 8 (5.63%) Cadence
4 5 (3.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.11%) SAP
7 2 (1.41%) Facebook
7 2 (1.41%) Google
7 2 (1.41%) Twitter
7 2 (1.41%) VMware
8 1 (0.70%) Adobe
8 1 (0.70%) Sun
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