The table below looks at the statistics for VisualVM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VisualVM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle VisualVM
Rank 895 926 879
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -47
Permanent jobs citing VisualVM 8 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.044% 0.072% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £82,500 £60,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £47,500 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17985 19358 16791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.23% 16.03% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15110 15921 14279
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

VisualVM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VisualVM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VisualVM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VisualVM
Salary Trend

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

VisualVM Salary Trend in the UK

VisualVM
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VisualVM within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 8 £82,500 +37.50%
East of England +31 6 - -
Essex +6 6 - -
Brentwood -12 6 - -
London +4 2 £82,500 +37.50%

VisualVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VisualVM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VisualVM.

1 30 (96.77%) JBoss
2 28 (90.32%) Apache
2 28 (90.32%) Tomcat
3 21 (67.74%) IBM
3 21 (67.74%) Configuration Management
3 21 (67.74%) Splunk
3 21 (67.74%) Opsview
4 19 (61.29%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (61.29%) Nagios
4 19 (61.29%) Middleware
5 18 (58.06%) Incident Management
5 18 (58.06%) WebLogic
5 18 (58.06%) IIS
5 18 (58.06%) COM+
5 18 (58.06%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (58.06%) DataPower
6 10 (32.26%) Web Services
7 9 (29.03%) Java
7 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
8 8 (25.81%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (16.13%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) Windows
11 4 (12.90%) SOAP
11 4 (12.90%) Struts
11 4 (12.90%) Red Hat

VisualVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VisualVM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VisualVM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (96.77%) JBoss
2 28 (90.32%) Apache
2 28 (90.32%) Tomcat
3 18 (58.06%) WebLogic
3 18 (58.06%) IIS
4 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
5 3 (9.68%) nginx
6 2 (6.45%) Confluence
6 2 (6.45%) Jetty
7 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) YourKit
2 4 (12.90%) Maven
2 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
2 4 (12.90%) Hudson
3 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.45%) FishEye
3 2 (6.45%) GitLab
3 2 (6.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.23%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.90%) Games
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Analyst
2 18 (58.06%) Support Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Applications Support
3 9 (29.03%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Middleware Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Provisioning Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Middleware
2 18 (58.06%) COM+
3 10 (32.26%) Web Services
4 5 (16.13%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (12.90%) Spring
5 4 (12.90%) Apache CXF
5 4 (12.90%) Ehcache
5 4 (12.90%) SOAP
5 4 (12.90%) Struts
5 4 (12.90%) Apache Camel
6 3 (9.68%) LAMP
7 1 (3.23%) J2EE
7 1 (3.23%) JRockit
7 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) DataPower
1 18 (58.06%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Configuration Management
2 19 (61.29%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (58.06%) Incident Management
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.90%) Code Coverage
7 3 (9.68%) DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) Line Management
7 3 (9.68%) People Management
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.45%) Memory Management
8 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
9 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) Ruby
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) VB
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (67.74%) Opsview
2 19 (61.29%) Nagios
3 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (9.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) IBM
1 21 (67.74%) Splunk
2 4 (12.90%) Terracotta
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Perforce
4 2 (6.45%) Atlassian