Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JUnit
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 356 294 260
Rank change year-on-year -62 -34 +44
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 1,239 1,909 2,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 1.14% 1.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.56% 5.66% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1,334 1,780
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,825 £33,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £83,675 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 27,179 33,741 36,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.16% 20.22% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21,479 27,293 29,275
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,100 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +0.22% +3.45% +2.35%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in the UK

JUnit
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JUnit.

Salary trend for JUnit in the UK

JUnit
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for JUnit in the UK

JUnit
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the UK over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. 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
England -57 1,132 £55,000 - 145
UK excluding London -43 771 £47,500 -5.00% 101
London -44 457 £70,000 +7.69% 61
South East +41 235 £55,000 +4.76% 14
North of England +16 179 £45,000 -4.26% 47
South West -106 110 £46,500 -2.11% 10
North West +36 104 £52,500 -1.87% 24
East of England +66 93 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Yorkshire -15 61 £45,000 - 14
Scotland -32 56 £43,250 -13.50% 13
Midlands -89 55 £43,750 -16.67% 7
West Midlands -12 33 £42,500 -19.05% 4
Wales +1 29 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Midlands -74 20 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Northern Ireland -3 15 - - 2
North East +19 14 - - 9

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT 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 permanent job ads with a requirement for JUnit.

1 1,128 (91.04%) Java
2 863 (69.65%) Agile Software Development
3 714 (57.63%) Spring
4 541 (43.66%) Jenkins
5 505 (40.76%) Maven
6 493 (39.79%) Git (software)
7 447 (36.08%) TDD
8 426 (34.38%) Test Automation
9 403 (32.53%) JavaScript
10 390 (31.48%) Selenium
11 364 (29.38%) Scrum
12 345 (27.85%) SQL
13 335 (27.04%) REST
14 322 (25.99%) Java 8
15 319 (25.75%) JIRA
16 302 (24.37%) Cucumber
17 299 (24.13%) RESTful
18 296 (23.89%) Mockito
19 288 (23.24%) Hibernate
20 286 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
21 281 (22.68%) Software Engineering
22 267 (21.55%) Web Services
23 265 (21.39%) Microservices
24 264 (21.31%) BDD
25 247 (19.94%) OO
26 229 (18.48%) Spring Boot
26 229 (18.48%) DevOps
27 225 (18.16%) JSON
28 222 (17.92%) Docker
29 220 (17.76%) Linux

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 152 (12.27%) Tomcat
2 148 (11.95%) Confluence
3 112 (9.04%) Apache
4 69 (5.57%) JBoss
5 45 (3.63%) WebSphere
6 40 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
7 39 (3.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 28 (2.26%) IIS
9 24 (1.94%) GeoServer
10 20 (1.61%) Apache Spark
11 17 (1.37%) nginx
12 14 (1.13%) Apache Solr
13 12 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
13 12 (0.97%) CMS
13 12 (0.97%) Mule ESB
14 11 (0.89%) CoreMedia CMS
15 10 (0.81%) Mule
16 9 (0.73%) Apache TomEE
16 9 (0.73%) Headless CMS
17 8 (0.65%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (0.40%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (1.94%) SAP Hybris
2 12 (0.97%) Magento
3 7 (0.56%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.081%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 219 (17.68%) AWS
2 70 (5.65%) GCP
3 69 (5.57%) SaaS
4 67 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
5 65 (5.25%) Azure
6 57 (4.60%) GitHub
6 57 (4.60%) Serverless
7 23 (1.86%) Amazon S3
8 22 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
9 17 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (1.37%) PaaS
10 15 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (1.21%) OpenShift
11 13 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 13 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (0.89%) Amazon EKS
12 11 (0.89%) Apigee
12 11 (0.89%) IaaS
12 11 (0.89%) npm
13 10 (0.81%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.31%) HTTP
2 22 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.45%) HTTPS
4 13 (1.05%) AMQP
5 9 (0.73%) Internet
5 9 (0.73%) SSL
6 5 (0.40%) SSH
7 4 (0.32%) ATM
7 4 (0.32%) Firewall
8 3 (0.24%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.16%) Skype
10 1 (0.081%) DLNA
10 1 (0.081%) Network Security
10 1 (0.081%) UPnP
10 1 (0.081%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 127 (10.25%) PostgreSQL
3 119 (9.60%) Relational Database
4 108 (8.72%) MySQL
5 107 (8.64%) NoSQL
6 92 (7.43%) MongoDB
7 81 (6.54%) RDBMS
8 46 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 45 (3.63%) GIS
10 32 (2.58%) Big Data
11 30 (2.42%) Hazelcast
12 23 (1.86%) JasperReports
13 21 (1.69%) Geospatial Data
14 17 (1.37%) DB2
15 16 (1.29%) Hadoop
16 15 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (1.05%) Oracle Database
18 12 (0.97%) Redis
19 11 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
20 10 (0.81%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 541 (43.66%) Jenkins
2 505 (40.76%) Maven
3 493 (39.79%) Git (software)
4 390 (31.48%) Selenium
5 319 (25.75%) JIRA
6 302 (24.37%) Cucumber
7 296 (23.89%) Mockito
8 144 (11.62%) Gradle
9 128 (10.33%) Bitbucket
10 117 (9.44%) JMeter
11 110 (8.88%) TestNG
12 107 (8.64%) TeamCity
13 92 (7.43%) Subversion
14 91 (7.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 84 (6.78%) SonarQube
15 84 (6.78%) WebDriver
16 74 (5.97%) Ant
17 70 (5.65%) NUnit
17 70 (5.65%) Spock
18 68 (5.49%) Hudson
General
1 214 (17.27%) Finance
2 87 (7.02%) Banking
3 74 (5.97%) Retail
4 62 (5.00%) Games
5 42 (3.39%) Public Sector
6 36 (2.91%) Marketing
7 34 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 28 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.94%) Electronics
10 19 (1.53%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.29%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.21%) Legal
13 10 (0.81%) Front Office
14 5 (0.40%) Advertising
15 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.16%) Military
15 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.081%) Back Office
16 1 (0.081%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 809 (65.29%) Developer
2 658 (53.11%) Java Developer
3 196 (15.82%) Senior Developer
4 175 (14.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 127 (10.25%) Software Engineer
6 96 (7.75%) Java Engineer
7 83 (6.70%) Software Developer
8 74 (5.97%) QA Engineer
9 71 (5.73%) Java Software Engineer
10 64 (5.17%) Test Engineer
11 51 (4.12%) Developer in Test
12 46 (3.71%) Analyst
13 45 (3.63%) Test Analyst
14 44 (3.55%) Full Stack Developer
15 40 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
16 36 (2.91%) Senior Java Engineer
17 34 (2.74%) Senior QA Engineer
18 33 (2.66%) Agile Developer
18 33 (2.66%) Senior Software Engineer
19 32 (2.58%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 714 (57.63%) Spring
2 335 (27.04%) REST
3 299 (24.13%) RESTful
4 288 (23.24%) Hibernate
5 267 (21.55%) Web Services
6 229 (18.48%) Spring Boot
7 225 (18.16%) JSON
8 200 (16.14%) HTML
9 199 (16.06%) SOAP
10 198 (15.98%) XML
11 194 (15.66%) AngularJS
12 173 (13.96%) J2EE
13 170 (13.72%) CSS
14 148 (11.95%) Java EE
15 140 (11.30%) Apache Camel
16 134 (10.82%) JPA
17 110 (8.88%) JMS
18 109 (8.80%) React
19 94 (7.59%) jQuery
20 82 (6.62%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 105 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
2 72 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (3.55%) User Experience
4 37 (2.99%) Wiki
5 34 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 31 (2.50%) iPad
7 30 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
10 18 (1.45%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.45%) Cloud Native
10 18 (1.45%) Virtual Team
11 16 (1.29%) Blog
11 16 (1.29%) Mobile Banking
12 15 (1.21%) Smartphone
13 14 (1.13%) Data Structures
14 13 (1.05%) Fixed Income
15 12 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
15 12 (0.97%) Online Games
15 12 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 220 (17.76%) Linux
2 78 (6.30%) Windows
3 65 (5.25%) Android
4 53 (4.28%) Unix
5 49 (3.95%) CentOS
6 38 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (2.10%) Apple iOS
8 9 (0.73%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.56%) Fedora
10 6 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.081%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 863 (69.65%) Agile Software Development
2 447 (36.08%) TDD
3 426 (34.38%) Test Automation
4 364 (29.38%) Scrum
5 286 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 281 (22.68%) Software Engineering
7 265 (21.39%) Microservices
8 264 (21.31%) BDD
9 247 (19.94%) OO
10 229 (18.48%) DevOps
11 188 (15.17%) Unit Testing
12 182 (14.69%) E-Commerce
13 141 (11.38%) Kanban
14 125 (10.09%) MVC
15 123 (9.93%) Open Source
16 112 (9.04%) Mentoring
16 112 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
17 97 (7.83%) SDLC
18 84 (6.78%) User Stories
19 80 (6.46%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,128 (91.04%) Java
2 403 (32.53%) JavaScript
3 345 (27.85%) SQL
4 322 (25.99%) Java 8
5 192 (15.50%) Python
6 134 (10.82%) C#
7 76 (6.13%) C
8 72 (5.81%) Groovy
9 70 (5.65%) C++
10 55 (4.44%) Kotlin
11 36 (2.91%) PowerShell
11 36 (2.91%) Scala
12 34 (2.74%) Ruby
13 33 (2.66%) Shell Script
14 30 (2.42%) PHP
15 28 (2.26%) TypeScript
16 23 (1.86%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.45%) ES6
18 15 (1.21%) Java 9
19 13 (1.05%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 116 (9.36%) Degree
2 88 (7.10%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 34 (2.74%) ISTQB
5 32 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 31 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 30 (2.42%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.48%) ISEB
9 5 (0.40%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.32%) CCNA
10 4 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.32%) CISSP
10 4 (0.32%) GIAC
10 4 (0.32%) Linux+ Certification
10 4 (0.32%) MCSE
10 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.32%) SANS
10 4 (0.32%) SSCP
10 4 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (11.22%) QA
2 2 (0.16%) Def Stans
2 2 (0.16%) IEC 61508
2 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.081%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.081%) WCAG
System Software
1 222 (17.92%) Docker
2 49 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (1.94%) vSphere
5 12 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.24%) HDFS
6 3 (0.24%) Postfix
7 2 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 105 (8.47%) Kubernetes
2 68 (5.49%) Ansible
3 44 (3.55%) Puppet
4 42 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (3.07%) Terraform
6 26 (2.10%) Kibana
7 23 (1.86%) Prometheus
8 17 (1.37%) Grafana
9 13 (1.05%) HP ALM
10 10 (0.81%) Istio
11 9 (0.73%) Knative
11 9 (0.73%) Salt
12 7 (0.56%) Graphite
13 6 (0.48%) Marathon
13 6 (0.48%) Mesos
13 6 (0.48%) Rancher
14 5 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.40%) logstash
14 5 (0.40%) Packer
15 2 (0.16%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 165 (13.32%) Oracle
2 76 (6.13%) Splunk
3 74 (5.97%) Google
4 70 (5.65%) SAP
5 54 (4.36%) Adobe
5 54 (4.36%) Red Hat
6 49 (3.95%) Atlassian
7 44 (3.55%) Microsoft
8 33 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (2.42%) IBM
9 30 (2.42%) Sage
10 28 (2.26%) hybris
10 28 (2.26%) VMware
11 21 (1.69%) WorldPay
12 18 (1.45%) MuleSoft
13 16 (1.29%) Demandware
13 16 (1.29%) New Relic
14 14 (1.13%) Elastic Path
15 11 (0.89%) AppDynamics
16 9 (0.73%) Dynatrace