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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
YourKit
Rank 867 868 874
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing YourKit 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.071% 0.024% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £64,000 £60,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -

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
16946 16543 16928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.08% 15.95% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14360 13567 14783
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 January 2015 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 27 January 2015. 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 12 £64,000 +6.66% 1
London +30 9 £64,000 +11.30%
South East -35 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Surrey - 3 £47,500 -
City of London +7 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £55,000 -

YourKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (95.74%) Maven
3 43 (91.49%) Spring
3 43 (91.49%) MySQL
3 43 (91.49%) Linux
3 43 (91.49%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (78.72%) Multithreading
6 35 (74.47%) CSS
6 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
6 35 (74.47%) HTML
7 31 (65.96%) Oracle
7 31 (65.96%) SAN
7 31 (65.96%) HTTP
7 31 (65.96%) jQuery
7 31 (65.96%) Spring MVC
7 31 (65.96%) MVC
7 31 (65.96%) Hibernate
7 31 (65.96%) Hadoop
8 29 (61.70%) Eclipse
9 28 (59.57%) Lucene
9 28 (59.57%) Spring Integration
10 26 (55.32%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (48.94%) J2EE
13 20 (42.55%) Cyber Security
14 16 (34.04%) Tomcat
14 16 (34.04%) Degree
15 13 (27.66%) Information Security
15 13 (27.66%) SQL

YourKit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 16 (34.04%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.51%) JBoss
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (65.96%) HTTP
1 31 (65.96%) SAN
2 12 (25.53%) LDAP
2 12 (25.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (91.49%) MySQL
2 31 (65.96%) Hadoop
3 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
4 10 (21.28%) Big Data
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (95.74%) Maven
2 29 (61.70%) Eclipse
3 12 (25.53%) JProfiler
4 8 (17.02%) JUnit
4 8 (17.02%) JIRA
5 4 (8.51%) Mercurial
5 4 (8.51%) Hudson
5 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) VisualVM
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Games
3 3 (6.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Developer
1 41 (87.23%) Java Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Technical Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Architect
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (8.51%) UI Developer
3 4 (8.51%) UI Programmer
4 1 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (2.13%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (2.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.13%) Java Architect
4 1 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) Spring
2 35 (74.47%) HTML
2 35 (74.47%) CSS
3 31 (65.96%) Spring MVC
3 31 (65.96%) Hibernate
3 31 (65.96%) jQuery
4 28 (59.57%) Spring Integration
4 28 (59.57%) Lucene
5 23 (48.94%) J2EE
6 12 (25.53%) Servlets
6 12 (25.53%) Struts
6 12 (25.53%) XML
6 12 (25.53%) XSD
6 12 (25.53%) JAXB
6 12 (25.53%) SAML
7 4 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (8.51%) Apache Flex
7 4 (8.51%) Java SE
7 4 (8.51%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (55.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Social Media
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (91.49%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (91.49%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (89.36%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (78.72%) Multithreading
4 31 (65.96%) MVC
5 25 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (42.55%) Cyber Security
7 13 (27.66%) Information Security
8 9 (19.15%) Analytics
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.51%) Code Coverage
9 4 (8.51%) Product Management
10 3 (6.38%) Line Management
10 3 (6.38%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 13 (27.66%) PhD
3 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) Oracle
2 12 (25.53%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Terracotta
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