Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JUnit
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 385 375 331
Rank change year-on-year -10 -44 -42
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 456 1,018 1,474
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.81% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.46% 4.19% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 436 833 1,114
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,492 £37,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -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 13,166 24,269 29,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.71% 19.36% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,860 19,264 23,953
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,493 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in the UK

JUnit
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JUnit.

Salary trend for JUnit in the UK

JUnit
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing JUnit over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for JUnit in the UK

JUnit
Top 17 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 20 January 2021. 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 -18 418 £62,000 +3.33% 100
UK excluding London +14 282 £55,000 +15.79% 67
London -5 152 £68,750 -8.33% 46
South East +101 105 £67,500 +17.39% 14
Work from Home -16 81 £50,000 +2.56% 22
North of England -5 64 £50,000 +11.11% 26
South West +34 56 £50,000 - 3
North West +24 26 £59,000 +38.82% 12
Yorkshire +10 26 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Midlands +31 22 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Scotland +19 18 £58,250 -8.63% 5
West Midlands +39 16 £61,250 -2.00% 3
North East +16 12 £55,000 +41.03% 8
Northern Ireland +20 8 £42,500 -16.67% 4
East of England +69 7 £64,750 +17.73% 3
East Midlands +48 6 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Wales +31 4 £50,000 +25.00% 4

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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.

1 418 (91.67%) Java
2 349 (76.54%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (63.16%) Spring
4 220 (48.25%) JavaScript
5 196 (42.98%) SQL
6 178 (39.04%) Git (software)
7 172 (37.72%) Jenkins
8 171 (37.50%) Maven
9 166 (36.40%) Microservices
10 165 (36.18%) TDD
11 164 (35.96%) REST
12 160 (35.09%) Mockito
13 147 (32.24%) Continuous Integration
14 140 (30.70%) Test Automation
15 133 (29.17%) RESTful
16 131 (28.73%) AngularJS
17 129 (28.29%) AWS
18 128 (28.07%) Scrum
19 125 (27.41%) JIRA
20 119 (26.10%) Software Engineering
21 107 (23.46%) Cucumber
22 102 (22.37%) Java 8
23 100 (21.93%) Spring Boot
24 96 (21.05%) BDD
25 94 (20.61%) CSS
26 93 (20.39%) Docker
27 90 (19.74%) DevOps
28 88 (19.30%) Selenium
28 88 (19.30%) Unit Testing
29 87 (19.08%) HTML

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 84 (18.42%) Confluence
2 55 (12.06%) Tomcat
3 40 (8.77%) JBoss
4 34 (7.46%) Mule
5 14 (3.07%) Apache
6 13 (2.85%) Red Hat Fuse
6 13 (2.85%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (2.63%) Mule ESB
8 11 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (2.41%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (1.75%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.54%) GlassFish
12 6 (1.32%) CMS
13 4 (0.88%) IIS
14 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.44%) Camunda
14 2 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
15 1 (0.22%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 129 (28.29%) AWS
2 57 (12.50%) SaaS
3 53 (11.62%) Azure
4 33 (7.24%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (5.92%) GCP
6 15 (3.29%) GitHub
7 13 (2.85%) Amazon SQS
7 13 (2.85%) Serverless
8 8 (1.75%) Slack
9 7 (1.54%) npm
10 6 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.32%) OpenShift
11 5 (1.10%) BrowserStack
12 4 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.88%) Yarn
13 3 (0.66%) Apple Pay
13 3 (0.66%) BlazeMeter
13 3 (0.66%) Google Pay
14 2 (0.44%) Amazon ECS
14 2 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.61%) HTTP
2 6 (1.32%) SSL
2 6 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.22%) Firewall
4 1 (0.22%) FTP
4 1 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (19.08%) NoSQL
2 45 (9.87%) MongoDB
3 43 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (8.99%) SQL Server
5 35 (7.68%) MySQL
6 27 (5.92%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (2.41%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.75%) Big Data
9 8 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.10%) BigQuery
12 5 (1.10%) DB2
13 4 (0.88%) ArangoDB
13 4 (0.88%) Redis
14 3 (0.66%) GIS
14 3 (0.66%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 178 (39.04%) Git (software)
2 172 (37.72%) Jenkins
3 171 (37.50%) Maven
4 160 (35.09%) Mockito
5 125 (27.41%) JIRA
6 107 (23.46%) Cucumber
7 88 (19.30%) Selenium
8 59 (12.94%) IntelliJ
9 44 (9.65%) WebDriver
10 43 (9.43%) Eclipse
11 36 (7.89%) Gradle
12 30 (6.58%) JMeter
12 30 (6.58%) TeamCity
13 29 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 28 (6.14%) Bitbucket
14 28 (6.14%) JBehave
15 26 (5.70%) Jasmine
15 26 (5.70%) SonarQube
16 24 (5.26%) DbUnit
16 24 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 77 (16.89%) Finance
2 44 (9.65%) Public Sector
3 34 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 26 (5.70%) Marketing
5 24 (5.26%) Banking
6 16 (3.51%) Manufacturing
7 14 (3.07%) Electronics
8 7 (1.54%) Retail
9 6 (1.32%) Automotive
10 4 (0.88%) Advertising
10 4 (0.88%) Front Office
10 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.66%) Back Office
12 2 (0.44%) Games
12 2 (0.44%) Military
13 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 322 (70.61%) Developer
2 240 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 85 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 73 (16.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 61 (13.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 43 (9.43%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 43 (9.43%) Software Engineer
7 34 (7.46%) Java Engineer
8 30 (6.58%) Software Developer
9 29 (6.36%) Lead Developer
10 26 (5.70%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 24 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
12 21 (4.61%) Senior Software Engineer
13 20 (4.39%) Developer in Test
13 20 (4.39%) Lead Java Developer
14 17 (3.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 17 (3.73%) Java Software Developer
15 16 (3.51%) Test Automation Engineer
16 15 (3.29%) MuleSoft Developer
16 15 (3.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (63.16%) Spring
2 164 (35.96%) REST
3 133 (29.17%) RESTful
4 131 (28.73%) AngularJS
5 100 (21.93%) Spring Boot
6 94 (20.61%) CSS
7 87 (19.08%) HTML
8 84 (18.42%) Hibernate
9 81 (17.76%) Apache Camel
10 80 (17.54%) Web Services
11 70 (15.35%) XML
12 69 (15.13%) J2EE
12 69 (15.13%) React
13 64 (14.04%) Node.js
14 60 (13.16%) SOAP
15 57 (12.50%) JSON
16 53 (11.62%) JMS
17 52 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 51 (11.18%) Spring Integration
19 43 (9.43%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.41%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.19%) Blog
5 10 (2.19%) Social Media
6 9 (1.97%) Cloud Native
7 8 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.54%) User Experience
9 6 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.32%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.32%) Life Science
9 6 (1.32%) Renewable Energy
10 5 (1.10%) Clustering
10 5 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.88%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 71 (15.57%) Linux
2 28 (6.14%) Unix
3 25 (5.48%) Windows
4 10 (2.19%) Android
5 8 (1.75%) VMS
6 6 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.66%) CentOS
7 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (76.54%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (36.40%) Microservices
3 165 (36.18%) TDD
4 147 (32.24%) Continuous Integration
5 140 (30.70%) Test Automation
6 128 (28.07%) Scrum
7 119 (26.10%) Software Engineering
8 96 (21.05%) BDD
9 90 (19.74%) DevOps
10 88 (19.30%) Unit Testing
11 82 (17.98%) Open Source
12 72 (15.79%) MVC
13 68 (14.91%) Kanban
14 59 (12.94%) Pair Programming
15 53 (11.62%) OO
16 43 (9.43%) Integration Testing
17 42 (9.21%) Domain-Driven Design
18 41 (8.99%) Mentoring
18 41 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
19 38 (8.33%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 418 (91.67%) Java
2 220 (48.25%) JavaScript
3 196 (42.98%) SQL
4 102 (22.37%) Java 8
5 68 (14.91%) TypeScript
6 43 (9.43%) Python
7 38 (8.33%) C#
8 27 (5.92%) Scala
9 22 (4.82%) XPath
10 17 (3.73%) C
10 17 (3.73%) Kotlin
11 14 (3.07%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.63%) Ruby
13 11 (2.41%) Groovy
14 8 (1.75%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.88%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.44%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.44%) Go
17 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 77 (16.89%) Security Cleared
2 71 (15.57%) SC Cleared
3 42 (9.21%) Degree
4 16 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.54%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.32%) PhD
7 4 (0.88%) HND
7 4 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.22%) ISEB
9 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.58%) QA
2 5 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.88%) GDPR
4 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.44%) NCSC
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) PMO
6 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 93 (20.39%) Docker
2 13 (2.85%) Postfix
3 5 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.10%) vSphere
4 4 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 68 (14.91%) Kubernetes
2 20 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.51%) Puppet
4 13 (2.85%) Ansible
5 7 (1.54%) Terraform
6 6 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.66%) Rancher
9 2 (0.44%) Grafana
9 2 (0.44%) HP Fortify
9 2 (0.44%) Nagios
9 2 (0.44%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.22%) Graphite
10 1 (0.22%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 1 (0.22%) Packer
10 1 (0.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 83 (18.20%) Oracle
2 39 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.26%) Splunk
4 22 (4.82%) Google
4 22 (4.82%) MuleSoft
5 20 (4.39%) Adobe
6 16 (3.51%) IBM
7 15 (3.29%) SAP
8 7 (1.54%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.32%) webMethods
10 5 (1.10%) Apple
10 5 (1.10%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.10%) VMware
11 3 (0.66%) Spotify
12 2 (0.44%) Automation Anywhere
12 2 (0.44%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.44%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.44%) ForgeRock
12 2 (0.44%) UiPath