The table below looks at the statistics for YourKit skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited YourKit over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
YourKit
UK
Rank 840 928 959
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +31
Permanent jobs citing YourKit 1 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% 0.060% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Median salary £57,500 £53,750 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -16.01%
UK excluding London median 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
15891 18334 17343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.16% 17.96% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13439 15704 14699
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

YourKit
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing YourKit as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

YourKit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

YourKit
Salary Trend

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

YourKit Salary Trend in the UK

YourKit
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing YourKit within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +90 1 £57,500 +6.97%
London +71 1 £57,500 +6.97%

YourKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing YourKit 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 YourKit.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Log4j
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax

YourKit
Top Related 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) Log4j
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc