Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JUnit
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 296 263
Rank change year-on-year +14 -33 +48
Permanent jobs citing JUnit 2,009 1,910 2,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.17% 1.09% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.77% 5.76% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,543 1,551 2,244
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.60% +9.44%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%

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 34,826 33,155 36,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.26% 18.84% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28,599 28,385 31,158
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 +7 1,853 £52,500 - 305
UK excluding London +15 1,082 £47,500 - 179
London +14 904 £60,000 - 153
South East +37 262 £50,000 - 44
South West +13 246 £50,000 +5.26% 27
North of England -23 163 £45,000 -2.70% 45
East of England -6 145 £50,000 +6.38% 22
Midlands +12 139 £42,500 -19.05% 14
Scotland +25 106 £40,750 -9.44% 12
North West -43 96 £45,000 -5.26% 22
West Midlands +35 94 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Yorkshire +19 57 £47,000 +6.82% 23
East Midlands -20 46 £52,500 -4.55% 11
Wales -2 17 £46,250 +2.78% 10
North East -2 11 £47,500 -
Northern Ireland -9 8 £50,000 +58.73% 5

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for JUnit.

1 1,850 (92.09%) Java
2 1,388 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
3 941 (46.84%) Spring
4 863 (42.96%) TDD
5 814 (40.52%) Test Automation
6 724 (36.04%) SQL
7 672 (33.45%) JavaScript
8 651 (32.40%) BDD
9 641 (31.91%) Selenium
10 622 (30.96%) Maven
11 611 (30.41%) Scrum
12 585 (29.12%) Git (software)
13 572 (28.47%) Web Services
14 566 (28.17%) Jenkins
15 549 (27.33%) REST
16 536 (26.68%) Cucumber
17 527 (26.23%) Hibernate
18 477 (23.74%) Finance
19 472 (23.49%) Continuous Integration
20 458 (22.80%) HTML
21 439 (21.85%) Software Engineering
22 395 (19.66%) JIRA
23 394 (19.61%) CSS
24 382 (19.01%) Mockito
25 381 (18.96%) XML
26 380 (18.91%) RESTful
27 376 (18.72%) SOAP
28 367 (18.27%) Degree
29 352 (17.52%) Amazon AWS
30 347 (17.27%) 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
1 330 (16.43%) Tomcat
2 159 (7.91%) JBoss
3 141 (7.02%) Apache
3 141 (7.02%) Confluence
4 83 (4.13%) WebSphere
5 68 (3.38%) Mule
6 63 (3.14%) Mule ESB
7 48 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
8 44 (2.19%) Apache Spark
9 42 (2.09%) Cloud Foundry
9 42 (2.09%) nginx
10 38 (1.89%) WebLogic
11 29 (1.44%) CMS
12 25 (1.24%) Jetty
13 23 (1.14%) Apache Solr
13 23 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
13 23 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
14 17 (0.85%) IIS
15 16 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.70%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.050%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (0.050%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.25%) SAP ERP
1 5 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
1 5 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
1 5 (0.25%) Shopify
2 4 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.100%) Magento
5 1 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 352 (17.52%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (5.33%) SaaS
3 103 (5.13%) GitHub
4 81 (4.03%) Amazon EC2
5 65 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 60 (2.99%) npm
7 41 (2.04%) PaaS
8 36 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
9 26 (1.29%) IaaS
10 25 (1.24%) OpenShift
11 22 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (1.10%) Google Play
12 19 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (0.75%) Amazon S3
14 14 (0.70%) BrowserStack
15 13 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (0.50%) Serverless
17 9 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 8 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
19 6 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.58%) Internet
2 48 (2.39%) Wireless
3 47 (2.34%) HTTP
4 29 (1.44%) AMQP
5 27 (1.34%) TCP/IP
6 22 (1.10%) ATM
7 15 (0.75%) FTP
8 13 (0.65%) SMPP
9 5 (0.25%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.25%) SSL
10 4 (0.20%) SMTP
11 3 (0.15%) PuTTY
11 3 (0.15%) SNMP
12 2 (0.100%) SAN
12 2 (0.100%) Skype
12 2 (0.100%) SSH
13 1 (0.050%) DNS
13 1 (0.050%) Intranet
13 1 (0.050%) VPN
13 1 (0.050%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (11.45%) MySQL
2 225 (11.20%) NoSQL
3 185 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 142 (7.07%) MongoDB
5 134 (6.67%) Big Data
6 118 (5.87%) SQL Server
7 113 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
8 98 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 95 (4.73%) Hadoop
10 69 (3.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 63 (3.14%) Oracle Database
12 53 (2.64%) Redis
13 47 (2.34%) RDBMS
14 35 (1.74%) Infinispan
15 31 (1.54%) DB2
16 27 (1.34%) MarkLogic
17 25 (1.24%) HBase
18 21 (1.05%) Neo4j
19 20 (1.00%) Hazelcast
20 17 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 641 (31.91%) Selenium
2 622 (30.96%) Maven
3 585 (29.12%) Git (software)
4 566 (28.17%) Jenkins
5 536 (26.68%) Cucumber
6 395 (19.66%) JIRA
7 382 (19.01%) Mockito
8 288 (14.34%) Gradle
9 245 (12.20%) TestNG
10 241 (12.00%) Subversion
11 201 (10.00%) WebDriver
12 180 (8.96%) Eclipse
13 162 (8.06%) IntelliJ
14 158 (7.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 148 (7.37%) JBehave
16 139 (6.92%) JMeter
17 130 (6.47%) TeamCity
18 108 (5.38%) Ant
19 106 (5.28%) SoapUI
20 103 (5.13%) Jasmine
General
1 477 (23.74%) Finance
2 214 (10.65%) Banking
3 146 (7.27%) Retail
4 117 (5.82%) Investment Banking
5 111 (5.53%) Electronics
6 93 (4.63%) Retail Banking
7 90 (4.48%) Marketing
8 71 (3.53%) Telecoms
9 68 (3.38%) Manufacturing
10 59 (2.94%) Publishing
11 36 (1.79%) Advertising
12 26 (1.29%) Front Office
13 24 (1.19%) Games
14 20 (1.00%) Back Office
15 19 (0.95%) Legal
16 11 (0.55%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.40%) Law
18 7 (0.35%) Automotive
19 4 (0.20%) Aerospace
20 2 (0.100%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,209 (60.18%) Developer
2 911 (45.35%) Java Developer
3 261 (12.99%) Senior Developer
4 229 (11.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 223 (11.10%) Java Engineer
6 182 (9.06%) Test Engineer
7 170 (8.46%) Software Engineer
8 127 (6.32%) Android Developer
9 125 (6.22%) Tester
10 118 (5.87%) Java Software Engineer
11 105 (5.23%) Automation Tester
11 105 (5.23%) Test Automation Engineer
12 101 (5.03%) Software Developer
13 96 (4.78%) Full Stack Developer
14 82 (4.08%) QA Engineer
15 81 (4.03%) Developer in Test
15 81 (4.03%) Java Software Developer
16 74 (3.68%) Agile Developer
16 74 (3.68%) Agile Java Developer
17 59 (2.94%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 941 (46.84%) Spring
2 572 (28.47%) Web Services
3 549 (27.33%) REST
4 527 (26.23%) Hibernate
5 458 (22.80%) HTML
6 394 (19.61%) CSS
7 381 (18.96%) XML
8 380 (18.91%) RESTful
9 376 (18.72%) SOAP
10 288 (14.34%) AngularJS
11 262 (13.04%) Java EE
12 249 (12.39%) J2EE
13 239 (11.90%) JSON
14 193 (9.61%) Spring MVC
15 185 (9.21%) JMS
16 175 (8.71%) JPA
17 160 (7.96%) jQuery
18 150 (7.47%) HTML5
19 146 (7.27%) Spring Boot
20 121 (6.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 242 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 154 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (5.62%) User Experience
4 97 (4.83%) Greenfield Project
5 90 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 85 (4.23%) Fintech
7 77 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
8 71 (3.53%) Algorithms
9 37 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
10 36 (1.79%) Client/Server
11 31 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (1.10%) EFT
13 17 (0.85%) Data Structures
13 17 (0.85%) Equities
14 16 (0.80%) Derivative
15 15 (0.75%) Hedge funds
16 11 (0.55%) FMCG
17 10 (0.50%) RIA
18 9 (0.45%) Life Science
18 9 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 347 (17.27%) Linux
2 230 (11.45%) Unix
3 202 (10.05%) Android
4 129 (6.42%) Windows
5 82 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.05%) CentOS
7 18 (0.90%) Mac OS
7 18 (0.90%) Windows Server
8 17 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 12 (0.60%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.20%) Solaris
13 3 (0.15%) HPUX
14 2 (0.100%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.100%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,388 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 863 (42.96%) TDD
3 814 (40.52%) Test Automation
4 651 (32.40%) BDD
5 611 (30.41%) Scrum
6 472 (23.49%) Continuous Integration
7 439 (21.85%) Software Engineering
8 345 (17.17%) Unit Testing
9 340 (16.92%) MVC
10 273 (13.59%) SDLC
11 268 (13.34%) OO
12 255 (12.69%) Open Source
13 230 (11.45%) Microservices
14 197 (9.81%) Kanban
15 176 (8.76%) Mentoring
16 168 (8.36%) E-Commerce
17 157 (7.81%) DevOps
18 155 (7.72%) Multithreading
19 143 (7.12%) Android Development
20 133 (6.62%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 1,850 (92.09%) Java
2 724 (36.04%) SQL
3 672 (33.45%) JavaScript
4 315 (15.68%) Python
5 294 (14.63%) C#
6 193 (9.61%) Groovy
7 166 (8.26%) C++
8 142 (7.07%) Ruby
9 114 (5.67%) Shell Script
10 98 (4.88%) Scala
11 97 (4.83%) PL/SQL
12 93 (4.63%) PHP
13 82 (4.08%) Bash Shell
14 67 (3.33%) C
15 44 (2.19%) Perl
16 37 (1.84%) ES6
17 35 (1.74%) XPath
18 33 (1.64%) TypeScript
19 31 (1.54%) T-SQL
20 27 (1.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 367 (18.27%) Degree
2 115 (5.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 17 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.50%) ISEB
7 8 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.35%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.25%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.15%) PhD
11 3 (0.15%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.100%) MySQL Certification
12 2 (0.100%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.050%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.050%) OCMJD
13 1 (0.050%) OCP
13 1 (0.050%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.050%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 305 (15.18%) QA
2 8 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.15%) MiFID
3 3 (0.15%) PMO
4 2 (0.100%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.100%) EMIR
5 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.050%) SEPA
5 1 (0.050%) SLA
System Software
1 154 (7.67%) Docker
2 39 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 38 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.55%) Apache Flume
6 9 (0.45%) vCloud
7 5 (0.25%) GridGain
7 5 (0.25%) vSphere
8 4 (0.20%) HDFS
9 3 (0.15%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.050%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.050%) LXC
Systems Management
1 111 (5.53%) Puppet
2 85 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (3.53%) Ansible
4 61 (3.04%) HockeyApp
5 53 (2.64%) Kubernetes
6 17 (0.85%) CA Service Virtualization
7 14 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.45%) Terraform
8 9 (0.45%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.40%) Simian Army
10 7 (0.35%) Kibana
11 5 (0.25%) CloudHub
11 5 (0.25%) Marathon
12 3 (0.15%) Grafana
12 3 (0.15%) logstash
12 3 (0.15%) Nagios
13 2 (0.100%) Graphite
13 2 (0.100%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.100%) Packer
14 1 (0.050%) MOM
Vendors
1 314 (15.63%) Oracle
2 110 (5.48%) Google
3 80 (3.98%) Atlassian
4 72 (3.58%) SAP
5 51 (2.54%) IBM
6 49 (2.44%) Apple
7 46 (2.29%) Red Hat
8 41 (2.04%) Microsoft
9 30 (1.49%) HP
10 29 (1.44%) Murex
10 29 (1.44%) Sybase
11 26 (1.29%) TIBCO
12 24 (1.19%) hybris
13 23 (1.14%) Solace
14 22 (1.10%) AppDynamics
14 22 (1.10%) Splunk
15 21 (1.05%) Capita
16 20 (1.00%) MuleSoft
17 18 (0.90%) VMware
18 17 (0.85%) CA