The first table below looks at the demand for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 206 205 216
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 5 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.091% 0.093% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.74% 0.86% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
680 581 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.36% 10.75% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 562 504 680
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,050 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
JMeter
South East

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JMeter across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JMeter
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JMeter across the Berkshire region.

JMeter Salary Trend in Berkshire

JMeter
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

JMeter Salary Histogram in Berkshire

JMeter
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
Reading +1 2 £50,000 +7.52%
Newbury - 1 - -
JMeter
South East

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing JMeter 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 JMeter.

1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) Middleware
3 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 5 (55.56%) UNIX
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) QA
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) XSLT
5 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 4 (44.44%) ISEB
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) TIBCO
5 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (44.44%) TestNG
6 3 (33.33%) BDD
6 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing JMeter 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 JMeter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 4 (44.44%) TestNG
5 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) LoadUI
6 2 (22.22%) jMock
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
7 1 (11.11%) Hudson
7 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 1 (11.11%) WinRunner
7 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
7 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (11.11%) eggPlant
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) DTV
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) DevOps
7 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) TIBCO
2 2 (22.22%) SAP