The table below looks at the statistics for YAML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited YAML over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
YAML
Rank 869 888 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing YAML 21 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.012% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.050% 0.030% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 0
Average salary £50,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £24,500 -
% change year-on-year
+53.06% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41656 43834 46049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.99% 40.36% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35239 37985 40357
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

YAML
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing YAML within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

YAML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

YAML
Salary Trend

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

YAML Salary Trend in the UK

YAML
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing YAML over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 within the UK.

YAML Salary Histogram in the UK

YAML
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing YAML within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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 +24 21 £50,000 +88.67% 1
London +21 14 £50,000 +88.67% 1
Durham - 4 £37,500 -
Darlington - 4 £37,500 -
North East - 4 £37,500 -
South East -16 3 £67,500 +175.51%
City of London - 3 £50,000 -
Kent - 2 £67,500 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -

YAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing YAML 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 YAML.

1 29 (87.88%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) MySQL
2 26 (78.79%) Python
2 26 (78.79%) Ruby
3 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 22 (66.67%) PHP
4 19 (57.58%) UNIX
5 18 (54.55%) Apache
5 18 (54.55%) DevOps
6 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (51.52%) Puppet
7 15 (45.45%) JSON
7 15 (45.45%) HTML
7 15 (45.45%) Oracle
7 15 (45.45%) CSS
7 15 (45.45%) XML
8 14 (42.42%) Perl
8 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
8 14 (42.42%) AIX
8 14 (42.42%) Solaris
8 14 (42.42%) JBoss
8 14 (42.42%) Finance
8 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
9 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
9 13 (39.39%) Windows
10 12 (36.36%) C++
10 12 (36.36%) SQL
10 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
10 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development

YAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing YAML 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 YAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (54.55%) Apache
2 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
2 14 (42.42%) JBoss
3 4 (12.12%) Node.js
3 4 (12.12%) nginx
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
1 11 (33.33%) LDAP
1 11 (33.33%) VPN
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
1 11 (33.33%) VLAN
2 4 (12.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) MySQL
2 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
2 10 (30.30%) Redis
3 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
2 11 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (24.24%) Subversion
4 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 6 (18.18%) Xcode
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) UNIX Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) UNIX Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) JSON
1 15 (45.45%) HTML
1 15 (45.45%) CSS
1 15 (45.45%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) jQuery
3 7 (21.21%) SOAP
3 7 (21.21%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (21.21%) REST
3 7 (21.21%) Haml
4 6 (18.18%) WSDL
5 4 (12.12%) Ext JS
5 4 (12.12%) Symfony
5 4 (12.12%) Django
5 4 (12.12%) YUI
5 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
5 4 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (12.12%) LESS
5 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.12%) Leaflet
5 4 (12.12%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.12%) Social Media
1 4 (12.12%) Open Source
1 4 (12.12%) GIS
2 3 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) UNIX
3 14 (42.42%) AIX
3 14 (42.42%) Solaris
3 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (39.39%) Windows
5 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 6 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) DevOps
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 11 (33.33%) Web Development
4 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.21%) B2B
5 7 (21.21%) B2C
6 6 (18.18%) Android Development
6 6 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (12.12%) BDD
8 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) OOP
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) Line Management
9 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) Python
2 26 (78.79%) Ruby
3 22 (66.67%) PHP
4 14 (42.42%) Perl
5 12 (36.36%) C++
5 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) C
7 6 (18.18%) Objective-C
7 6 (18.18%) Golang
8 4 (12.12%) PHP5
9 1 (3.03%) C#
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) NFS
2 7 (21.21%) VMware ESX
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (51.52%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 11 (33.33%) Control-M
2 11 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
3 11 (33.33%) IBM
3 11 (33.33%) Sun
3 11 (33.33%) HP
3 11 (33.33%) Dell
3 11 (33.33%) Veritas
4 7 (21.21%) VMware
5 6 (18.18%) Google
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