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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
YourKit
UK
Rank 848 929 938
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +9
Permanent jobs citing YourKit 1 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.010% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% 0.057% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 9
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.00%
UK excluding London median salary - - £50,000

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
16211 17658 16983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.21% 17.66% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13814 15106 14383
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
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 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 20 January 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 +77 1 £70,000 +21.73%
London +68 1 £70,000 +21.73%

YourKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Dynatrace
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) ATDD
2 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Fiddler
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Feature Driven Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Log4j
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Fiddler
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) Log4j
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) ODBC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ATDD
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Feature Driven Development
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (33.33%) Grafana
2 1 (33.33%) Graphite
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dynatrace