Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JUnit
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 248 240
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 +26
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 131 119 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.98% 0.96% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.59% 4.48% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 94 105 114
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £58,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%

JUnit is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2855 2657 2474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.42% 21.36% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2331 2384 2175
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -29 82 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Cheshire -11 38 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Merseyside +27 10 £64,000 +42.22%
Lancashire +3 1 - - 1
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 119 (90.84%) Java
2 96 (73.28%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (63.36%) Spring
4 65 (49.62%) TDD
5 59 (45.04%) Hibernate
6 51 (38.93%) SQL
7 50 (38.17%) JavaScript
8 48 (36.64%) Jenkins
9 47 (35.88%) Software Engineering
10 40 (30.53%) BDD
11 39 (29.77%) DevOps
12 38 (29.01%) XML
13 37 (28.24%) HTML
13 37 (28.24%) Selenium
13 37 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
14 35 (26.72%) Test Automation
14 35 (26.72%) Web Services
15 34 (25.95%) SOAP
15 34 (25.95%) Scrum
16 32 (24.43%) OO
17 30 (22.90%) RESTful
18 29 (22.14%) JIRA
19 28 (21.37%) Eclipse
19 28 (21.37%) Maven
20 27 (20.61%) Oracle
20 27 (20.61%) JSON
20 27 (20.61%) AngularJS
21 25 (19.08%) Ant
22 24 (18.32%) Puppet

JUnit
Co-occurring 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 13 (9.92%) Confluence
2 6 (4.58%) Apache
3 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.29%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.29%) JBoss
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.76%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.40%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.63%) GitHub
4 9 (6.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.29%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) IaaS
6 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) HTTP
2 4 (3.05%) IMAP
2 4 (3.05%) SMTP
2 4 (3.05%) SS7
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.45%) Oracle Database
1 15 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.16%) Big Data
3 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.63%) Hadoop
5 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (5.34%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.82%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.05%) MySQL
8 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.29%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.29%) DB2
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.29%) Redis
10 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 48 (36.64%) Jenkins
2 37 (28.24%) Selenium
3 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
4 29 (22.14%) JIRA
5 28 (21.37%) Eclipse
5 28 (21.37%) Maven
6 25 (19.08%) Ant
7 21 (16.03%) Bitbucket
7 21 (16.03%) Cucumber
8 13 (9.92%) Gradle
8 13 (9.92%) IntelliJ
9 12 (9.16%) EasyMock
9 12 (9.16%) SonarQube
9 12 (9.16%) TestNG
10 11 (8.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (6.11%) JMeter
11 8 (6.11%) WebDriver
12 7 (5.34%) NUnit
12 7 (5.34%) SoapUI
13 6 (4.58%) Mockito
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.87%) Marketing
5 7 (5.34%) Electronics
6 6 (4.58%) Banking
7 5 (3.82%) Automotive
8 3 (2.29%) Law
9 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.76%) International Banking
10 1 (0.76%) Legal
10 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (67.18%) Developer
2 75 (57.25%) Java Developer
3 22 (16.79%) Senior Developer
4 20 (15.27%) Software Engineer
5 18 (13.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (13.74%) Software Developer
6 15 (11.45%) Java Engineer
7 13 (9.92%) Java Software Engineer
8 11 (8.40%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Automation Test Lead
10 5 (3.82%) Lead DevOps
10 5 (3.82%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.05%) Consultant
11 4 (3.05%) Junior
11 4 (3.05%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Software Test Engineer
11 4 (3.05%) Tester
12 3 (2.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 3 (2.29%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (63.36%) Spring
2 59 (45.04%) Hibernate
3 38 (29.01%) XML
4 37 (28.24%) HTML
5 35 (26.72%) Web Services
6 34 (25.95%) SOAP
7 30 (22.90%) RESTful
8 27 (20.61%) AngularJS
8 27 (20.61%) JSON
9 22 (16.79%) jQuery
10 19 (14.50%) CSS
11 18 (13.74%) REST
12 15 (11.45%) EJB
12 15 (11.45%) J2EE
12 15 (11.45%) Java EE
13 14 (10.69%) JSF
14 13 (9.92%) Spring Boot
15 12 (9.16%) Spring Integration
16 11 (8.40%) JPA
16 11 (8.40%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) iPad
2 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.34%) Life Science
4 6 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.58%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.82%) Wiki
6 4 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.29%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.53%) Fintech
8 2 (1.53%) User Experience
8 2 (1.53%) Xbox
9 1 (0.76%) FMCG
9 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.56%) Linux
2 10 (7.63%) CentOS
3 9 (6.87%) Unix
3 9 (6.87%) Windows
4 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.76%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (73.28%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (49.62%) TDD
3 47 (35.88%) Software Engineering
4 40 (30.53%) BDD
5 39 (29.77%) DevOps
6 37 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (26.72%) Test Automation
8 34 (25.95%) Scrum
9 32 (24.43%) OO
10 20 (15.27%) SDLC
11 18 (13.74%) MVC
12 16 (12.21%) OOD
12 16 (12.21%) Pair Programming
12 16 (12.21%) Unit Testing
13 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.40%) Open Source
15 10 (7.63%) Waterfall
16 9 (6.87%) Integration Testing
16 9 (6.87%) Requirements Management
17 8 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 119 (90.84%) Java
2 51 (38.93%) SQL
3 50 (38.17%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.50%) PL/SQL
4 19 (14.50%) Python
5 15 (11.45%) Ruby
6 12 (9.16%) C#
7 11 (8.40%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.11%) C++
9 6 (4.58%) PHP
10 5 (3.82%) C
10 5 (3.82%) Scala
11 4 (3.05%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.29%) XPath
13 2 (1.53%) Perl
13 2 (1.53%) VB
14 1 (0.76%) GraphQL
14 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Degree
2 11 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.53%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (18.32%) Puppet
2 13 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.87%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (20.61%) Oracle
2 7 (5.34%) SAP
3 5 (3.82%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.05%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.05%) Perforce
5 3 (2.29%) IBM
5 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.53%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.53%) Aquila
6 2 (1.53%) Sun