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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
YourKit
Rank 875 945 966
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +21
Permanent jobs citing YourKit 1 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% 0.053% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 21
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%

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
17184 18737 17995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.17% 17.64% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14633 15890 15173
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 £67,600
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 9 December 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
London +62 1 £70,000 +19.14%
England +61 1 £70,000 +21.73%

YourKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Scala
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Dynatrace
2 4 (80.00%) Gatling
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) ATDD
3 3 (60.00%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (60.00%) LoadUI
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) ODBC
3 3 (60.00%) Groovy
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (60.00%) Log4j
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (80.00%) Gatling
3 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) LoadUI
3 3 (60.00%) Log4j
4 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (40.00%) Hudson
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (20.00%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) The Grinder
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) VisualVM
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Tester
3 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) ODBC
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ATDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) Groovy
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (40.00%) Grafana
2 2 (40.00%) Graphite
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) New Relic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle