Period
to 18 January 2020

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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JUnit
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 372 322 292
Rank change year-on-year -50 -30 +13
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 1,016 1,500 2,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.99% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.19% 4.98% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1,069 1,576
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £37,484 £37,200 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -

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 24,252 30,133 35,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.34% 19.90% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19,090 24,017 28,962
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 2020. 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 -37 954 £60,000 +9.09% 170
UK excluding London -27 586 £47,500 -5.00% 101
London -12 431 £75,000 +15.38% 83
North of England +49 165 £45,000 -2.70% 34
South East -30 149 £57,500 +9.52% 13
South West -28 97 £46,500 -2.11% 13
North West +35 89 £42,500 -15.00% 24
Midlands -39 75 £52,500 +16.67% 17
Yorkshire +52 62 £45,000 - 6
East of England +42 48 £55,000 - 10
West Midlands +1 48 £62,500 +38.89% 11
Scotland -8 39 £63,750 +34.21% 7
East Midlands -35 25 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Wales -6 18 £42,500 +13.33% 6
North East -1 14 £39,000 -13.33% 4
Northern Ireland -6 2 £51,000 +27.50% 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, 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.

1 912 (89.76%) Java
2 690 (67.91%) Agile Software Development
3 547 (53.84%) Spring
4 419 (41.24%) Jenkins
5 400 (39.37%) Maven
6 396 (38.98%) Test Automation
7 353 (34.74%) TDD
8 347 (34.15%) SQL
9 335 (32.97%) Selenium
10 334 (32.87%) Git (software)
11 325 (31.99%) Scrum
12 320 (31.50%) JavaScript
13 308 (30.31%) REST
14 302 (29.72%) Microservices
15 288 (28.35%) Java 8
16 280 (27.56%) Docker
17 279 (27.46%) Cucumber
18 249 (24.51%) BDD
19 248 (24.41%) Hibernate
20 246 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
21 241 (23.72%) DevOps
22 238 (23.43%) RESTful
23 236 (23.23%) Spring Boot
24 233 (22.93%) Finance
25 227 (22.34%) AWS
26 225 (22.15%) JIRA
27 211 (20.77%) Web Services
28 205 (20.18%) Software Engineering
28 205 (20.18%) Mockito
29 198 (19.49%) OO

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
1 117 (11.52%) Confluence
2 79 (7.78%) Apache
3 76 (7.48%) Tomcat
4 68 (6.69%) JBoss
5 45 (4.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 38 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
7 34 (3.35%) Apache Spark
8 31 (3.05%) WebSphere
9 26 (2.56%) CMS
10 20 (1.97%) Mule
11 19 (1.87%) Headless CMS
12 18 (1.77%) WildFly
13 16 (1.57%) Apache TomEE
14 13 (1.28%) IIS
15 12 (1.18%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.98%) Red Hat Fuse
17 9 (0.89%) CICS
17 9 (0.89%) Mule ESB
17 9 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 8 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
1 8 (0.79%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.39%) Windchill
4 1 (0.098%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 20 (1.97%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.098%) Magento
2 1 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 227 (22.34%) AWS
2 66 (6.50%) Azure
3 56 (5.51%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (4.92%) GitHub
5 44 (4.33%) Serverless
6 42 (4.13%) GCP
7 37 (3.64%) SaaS
8 27 (2.66%) PaaS
9 25 (2.46%) Amazon SQS
10 19 (1.87%) Amazon S3
10 19 (1.87%) Apigee
10 19 (1.87%) Boomi
11 16 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (1.38%) IaaS
13 10 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
13 10 (0.98%) BrowserStack
14 9 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 8 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (0.69%) Amazon Cognito
17 6 (0.59%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.97%) HTTP
2 12 (1.18%) HTTPS
2 12 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.08%) Internet
4 10 (0.98%) AMQP
5 8 (0.79%) SSL
6 6 (0.59%) ATM
7 5 (0.49%) FTP
8 2 (0.20%) Skype
8 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.098%) Broadband
9 1 (0.098%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.098%) Parlay
9 1 (0.098%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (10.04%) NoSQL
2 101 (9.94%) SQL Server
3 96 (9.45%) MySQL
3 96 (9.45%) Relational Database
4 95 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
5 56 (5.51%) RDBMS
6 45 (4.43%) MongoDB
7 32 (3.15%) Big Data
8 31 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (2.76%) DB2
10 22 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
11 21 (2.07%) Redis
12 19 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 17 (1.67%) Geospatial Data
13 17 (1.67%) GIS
13 17 (1.67%) JasperReports
14 16 (1.57%) MarkLogic
15 12 (1.18%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.98%) Couchbase
17 9 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 419 (41.24%) Jenkins
2 400 (39.37%) Maven
3 335 (32.97%) Selenium
4 334 (32.87%) Git (software)
5 279 (27.46%) Cucumber
6 225 (22.15%) JIRA
7 205 (20.18%) Mockito
8 142 (13.98%) TestNG
9 114 (11.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 111 (10.93%) Gradle
11 110 (10.83%) Bitbucket
12 102 (10.04%) JMeter
13 97 (9.55%) WebDriver
14 94 (9.25%) TeamCity
15 74 (7.28%) SonarQube
16 73 (7.19%) Hudson
17 71 (6.99%) Ant
17 71 (6.99%) Subversion
18 62 (6.10%) NUnit
19 59 (5.81%) Postman
General
1 233 (22.93%) Finance
2 76 (7.48%) Banking
3 66 (6.50%) Retail
4 45 (4.43%) Marketing
5 44 (4.33%) Public Sector
6 41 (4.04%) Manufacturing
7 34 (3.35%) Games
8 32 (3.15%) Telecoms
9 26 (2.56%) Electronics
10 22 (2.17%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.48%) Front Office
12 14 (1.38%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.98%) Advertising
14 4 (0.39%) German Language
15 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.30%) Military
15 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.098%) International Banking
16 1 (0.098%) Legal
16 1 (0.098%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 582 (57.28%) Developer
2 495 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 157 (15.45%) Senior Developer
4 140 (13.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 121 (11.91%) Software Engineer
6 93 (9.15%) Java Engineer
7 73 (7.19%) QA Engineer
8 66 (6.50%) Java Software Engineer
9 56 (5.51%) Tester
10 53 (5.22%) Test Engineer
11 48 (4.72%) Test Automation Engineer
12 43 (4.23%) Software Developer
13 42 (4.13%) Automation Tester
13 42 (4.13%) Lead Developer
14 40 (3.94%) Lead Java Developer
15 39 (3.84%) Senior QA Engineer
16 38 (3.74%) Automation Engineer
17 37 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
18 33 (3.25%) Senior Java Engineer
19 29 (2.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 547 (53.84%) Spring
2 308 (30.31%) REST
3 248 (24.41%) Hibernate
4 238 (23.43%) RESTful
5 236 (23.23%) Spring Boot
6 211 (20.77%) Web Services
7 195 (19.19%) SOAP
8 158 (15.55%) XML
9 146 (14.37%) HTML
10 145 (14.27%) AngularJS
11 144 (14.17%) CSS
12 136 (13.39%) JSON
13 128 (12.60%) J2EE
14 108 (10.63%) JPA
15 107 (10.53%) React
16 92 (9.06%) Java EE
17 80 (7.87%) jQuery
18 79 (7.78%) .NET
19 72 (7.09%) JMS
20 63 (6.20%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 93 (9.15%) Greenfield Project
2 62 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (4.63%) User Experience
4 42 (4.13%) iPad
5 31 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 27 (2.66%) Cloud Native
6 27 (2.66%) Data Structures
6 27 (2.66%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.17%) Wiki
8 21 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 18 (1.77%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (1.18%) Mainframe
13 11 (1.08%) Fixed Income
14 10 (0.98%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
15 9 (0.89%) IBM Mainframe
16 8 (0.79%) Hedge funds
16 8 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 136 (13.39%) Linux
2 69 (6.79%) Windows
3 45 (4.43%) Android
4 40 (3.94%) Unix
5 22 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.17%) CentOS
6 19 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (0.98%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.30%) Solaris
10 3 (0.30%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.098%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.098%) Fedora
11 1 (0.098%) VMS
11 1 (0.098%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (67.91%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (38.98%) Test Automation
3 353 (34.74%) TDD
4 325 (31.99%) Scrum
5 302 (29.72%) Microservices
6 249 (24.51%) BDD
7 246 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
8 241 (23.72%) DevOps
9 205 (20.18%) Software Engineering
10 198 (19.49%) OO
11 143 (14.07%) Unit Testing
12 118 (11.61%) Problem-Solving
13 91 (8.96%) Kanban
14 89 (8.76%) Mentoring
14 89 (8.76%) MVC
15 87 (8.56%) Computer Science
16 82 (8.07%) E-Commerce
16 82 (8.07%) Open Source
17 81 (7.97%) Web Development
18 65 (6.40%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 912 (89.76%) Java
2 347 (34.15%) SQL
3 320 (31.50%) JavaScript
4 288 (28.35%) Java 8
5 165 (16.24%) Python
6 149 (14.67%) C#
7 58 (5.71%) C
7 58 (5.71%) C++
8 53 (5.22%) Groovy
8 53 (5.22%) Ruby
9 48 (4.72%) Shell Script
10 41 (4.04%) Kotlin
11 39 (3.84%) PHP
12 38 (3.74%) Scala
13 31 (3.05%) PowerShell
14 25 (2.46%) Java 9
15 21 (2.07%) Bash Shell
16 20 (1.97%) VBScript
17 18 (1.77%) TypeScript
18 14 (1.38%) ES6
Qualifications
1 105 (10.33%) Degree
2 49 (4.82%) ISTQB
3 46 (4.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 31 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 23 (2.26%) ISEB
7 22 (2.17%) DV Cleared
8 17 (1.67%) PMI Certification
9 14 (1.38%) Master's Degree
10 13 (1.28%) SC Cleared
11 9 (0.89%) AWS Certification
11 9 (0.89%) PMP
12 6 (0.59%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.30%) DBS Check
15 2 (0.20%) PhD
16 1 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 1 (0.098%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (13.98%) QA
2 8 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.30%) Def Stans
3 3 (0.30%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.30%) SEPA
System Software
1 280 (27.56%) Docker
2 31 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.18%) Postfix
4 9 (0.89%) ACF2
4 9 (0.89%) RACF
5 8 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.69%) vSphere
7 4 (0.39%) vCloud
8 1 (0.098%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.098%) HDFS
8 1 (0.098%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 98 (9.65%) Kubernetes
2 77 (7.58%) Ansible
3 68 (6.69%) Terraform
4 66 (6.50%) Puppet
5 47 (4.63%) Kibana
6 45 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (3.35%) Grafana
8 32 (3.15%) Prometheus
9 23 (2.26%) Istio
10 19 (1.87%) Knative
11 18 (1.77%) Salt
12 16 (1.57%) Rancher
13 15 (1.48%) Graphite
14 11 (1.08%) Packer
15 10 (0.98%) logstash
16 6 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
16 6 (0.59%) Marathon
16 6 (0.59%) Mesos
17 5 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
18 4 (0.39%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 179 (17.62%) Oracle
2 85 (8.37%) SAP
3 62 (6.10%) Adobe
4 58 (5.71%) Splunk
5 52 (5.12%) IBM
6 44 (4.33%) Google
7 39 (3.84%) Salesforce.com
8 33 (3.25%) MuleSoft
8 33 (3.25%) New Relic
9 32 (3.15%) Atlassian
10 30 (2.95%) Microsoft
10 30 (2.95%) Sage
11 22 (2.17%) Red Hat
12 20 (1.97%) hybris
13 19 (1.87%) Dell
13 19 (1.87%) Demandware
14 18 (1.77%) Dynatrace
15 16 (1.57%) VMware
16 11 (1.08%) Solace
16 11 (1.08%) TIBCO