The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 217 215 206
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 3 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 1.24% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 17
Average salary £37,500 £62,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +34.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
JMeter
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
688 644 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.75% 11.50% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 555 558 614
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
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 27 August 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
Newbury - 3 £37,500 -
JMeter
South East

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
2 7 (77.78%) Middleware
3 6 (66.67%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
4 5 (55.56%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) XSLT
4 5 (55.56%) UNIX
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) ISEB
4 5 (55.56%) TIBCO
4 5 (55.56%) TestNG
4 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (44.44%) SAP
5 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
5 4 (44.44%) DTV
5 4 (44.44%) Electronics
5 4 (44.44%) Telecoms

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
2 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 5 (55.56%) TestNG
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) jMock
5 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 2 (22.22%) Hudson
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) LoadUI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 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
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) QA Manager
3 2 (22.22%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Middleware
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) XSLT
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) TIBCO
2 4 (44.44%) SAP