Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for JVM Tuning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JVM Tuning over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JVM Tuning
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1178 1230 1278
Rank change year-on-year +52 +48 +34
Permanent jobs citing JVM Tuning 11 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.004% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
UK median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -25.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £46,750 £33,700 £53,500
90th Percentile £82,875 £71,000 £71,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +46.67% -46.43% -

JVM Tuning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

JVM Tuning
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing JVM Tuning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for JVM Tuning in the UK

JVM Tuning
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JVM Tuning.

Salary trend for JVM Tuning in the UK

JVM Tuning
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JVM Tuning over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JVM Tuning in the UK

JVM Tuning
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JVM Tuning within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 11 £65,000 +23.81%
London +15 8 £67,500 +22.73%
UK excluding London +41 3 £55,000 +46.67%
North of England +9 3 £55,000 +120.00%
North West -16 3 £55,000 +120.00%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing JVM Tuning 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 JVM Tuning.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) Maven
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) JMX
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (72.73%) Mockito
2 8 (72.73%) GridGain
2 8 (72.73%) Solace
2 8 (72.73%) Concurrent Programming
3 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) JUnit
4 6 (54.55%) Fixed Income
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Ant
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) JBoss
5 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
5 4 (36.36%) JMS
5 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
5 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (36.36%) TIBCO

JVM Tuning
Co-occurring 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 8 (72.73%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (36.36%) JBoss
2 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Maven
1 8 (72.73%) Mockito
2 7 (63.64%) JUnit
3 4 (36.36%) Ant
3 4 (36.36%) EasyMock
3 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
3 4 (36.36%) Gradle
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Front Office
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (72.73%) JMX
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Drools
4 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) Rendezvous
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Fixed Income
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Concurrent Programming
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Collateral Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) GridGain
2 3 (27.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) Solace
2 4 (36.36%) TIBCO