The table below looks at the statistics for YourKit skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited YourKit over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
YourKit
Rank 860 870 888
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs citing YourKit 20 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.054% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 2
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £91,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

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
17600 16623 17221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.93% 15.42% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14890 13822 15154
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

YourKit
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing YourKit within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing YourKit over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

YourKit Salary Histogram in the UK

YourKit
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing YourKit within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 20 £50,000 -16.66% 5
South East -4 13 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Surrey - 13 £50,000 - 2
Guildford - 11 £50,000 - 2
London -5 7 £64,000 +11.30% 2
City of London +11 1 - -

YourKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing YourKit 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 YourKit.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (96.15%) Maven
3 48 (92.31%) MySQL
3 48 (92.31%) Linux
3 48 (92.31%) Performance Tuning
4 44 (84.62%) Spring
5 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (80.77%) HTML
6 42 (80.77%) JavaScript
6 42 (80.77%) CSS
6 42 (80.77%) Multithreading
7 34 (65.38%) Oracle
7 34 (65.38%) HTTP
7 34 (65.38%) SAN
7 34 (65.38%) MVC
7 34 (65.38%) Hibernate
7 34 (65.38%) Spring MVC
7 34 (65.38%) jQuery
7 34 (65.38%) Hadoop
8 33 (63.46%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (61.54%) Eclipse
10 31 (59.62%) Lucene
10 31 (59.62%) Spring Integration
11 28 (53.85%) J2EE
11 28 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (44.23%) Cyber Security
13 19 (36.54%) Degree
14 18 (34.62%) Tomcat
15 16 (30.77%) PhD
15 16 (30.77%) Information Security

YourKit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing YourKit 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 YourKit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) JBoss
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (65.38%) HTTP
1 34 (65.38%) SAN
2 14 (26.92%) LDAP
2 14 (26.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (92.31%) MySQL
2 34 (65.38%) Hadoop
3 15 (28.85%) Relational Database
4 10 (19.23%) Big Data
5 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (96.15%) Maven
2 32 (61.54%) Eclipse
3 14 (26.92%) JProfiler
4 6 (11.54%) JUnit
4 6 (11.54%) JIRA
5 4 (7.69%) Mercurial
5 4 (7.69%) Hudson
5 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.69%) VisualVM
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (88.46%) Developer
1 46 (88.46%) Java Developer
2 8 (15.38%) UI Developer
2 8 (15.38%) UI Programmer
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (1.92%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (1.92%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (1.92%) Java Architect
5 1 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (1.92%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (84.62%) Spring
2 42 (80.77%) HTML
2 42 (80.77%) CSS
3 34 (65.38%) Spring MVC
3 34 (65.38%) Hibernate
3 34 (65.38%) jQuery
4 31 (59.62%) Lucene
4 31 (59.62%) Spring Integration
5 28 (53.85%) J2EE
6 14 (26.92%) Servlets
6 14 (26.92%) XML
6 14 (26.92%) XSD
6 14 (26.92%) JAXB
6 14 (26.92%) SAML
7 12 (23.08%) Struts
8 8 (15.38%) Apache Flex
8 8 (15.38%) Java SE
8 8 (15.38%) HTML5
9 4 (7.69%) Apache CXF
9 4 (7.69%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 33 (63.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (1.92%) Social Media
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (92.31%) Linux
2 15 (28.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Performance Tuning
2 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (80.77%) Multithreading
4 34 (65.38%) MVC
5 28 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (44.23%) Cyber Security
7 16 (30.77%) Information Security
8 9 (17.31%) Analytics
9 8 (15.38%) Product Management
10 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.69%) Code Coverage
12 3 (5.77%) Line Management
12 3 (5.77%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.85%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Degree
2 16 (30.77%) PhD
3 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
1 8 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Oracle
2 14 (26.92%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) Terracotta
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 12 days ago