The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for YourKit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited YourKit over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

YourKit
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 942 951
Rank change year-on-year +91 +9  
Permanent jobs citing YourKit 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% 0.042% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary - - -

YourKit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16839 18835 17358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.72% 18.04% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14154 16122 14558
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

YourKit
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing YourKit as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for YourKit in the UK

YourKit
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for YourKit 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 29 March 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 +67 1 £57,500 +15.00%
London +59 1 £57,500 +15.00%

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Log4j
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax

YourKit
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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) Log4j
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc