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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
YourKit
Rank 905 962 946
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -16
Permanent jobs citing YourKit 3 8 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.017% 0.042% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 33
Median salary £57,500 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% +13.88%
UK excluding London median salary - £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.70%

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
17830 18868 19008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.17% 17.11% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15470 15833 16020
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 £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
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 6 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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +57 3 £57,500 +12.19% 2
London +37 2 £57,500 +2.22% 2
Yorkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £57,500 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

YourKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Subversion
3 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (50.00%) JUnit
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) Apache
4 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (41.67%) JMeter
4 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Scala
4 5 (41.67%) Hudson
4 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (41.67%) Dynatrace
4 5 (41.67%) Gatling
5 4 (33.33%) Grafana
5 4 (33.33%) Graphite
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 4 (33.33%) LoadUI
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring

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 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 5 (41.67%) Gatling
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Hudson
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) JMeter
2 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 4 (33.33%) LoadUI
3 4 (33.33%) Log4j
4 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (16.67%) VisualVM
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) The Grinder
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Junior
2 5 (41.67%) Junior Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Junior Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Mid-Level Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Ajax
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) ODBC
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) ATDD
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 4 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
5 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) Scala
3 4 (33.33%) Groovy
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Grafana
1 4 (33.33%) Graphite
1 4 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Dynatrace
2 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) New Relic
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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