The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 85 116 117
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 21 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% 0.39% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.53% 2.14% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 1
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
JMeter
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
279 327 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.13% 18.00% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 232 260 219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JMeter
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

JMeter Salary Trend in Cambridge

JMeter
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

JMeter Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 35 (97.22%) Selenium
2 28 (77.78%) Java
3 23 (63.89%) C#
3 23 (63.89%) C++
4 22 (61.11%) QA
4 22 (61.11%) SoapUI
5 21 (58.33%) Web Testing
6 17 (47.22%) Software Testing
7 16 (44.44%) User Experience
8 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (38.89%) SQL
8 14 (38.89%) SOAP
9 13 (36.11%) Performance Testing
9 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
10 7 (19.44%) User Stories
10 7 (19.44%) TDD
10 7 (19.44%) JIRA
10 7 (19.44%) Scrum
11 6 (16.67%) OO
11 6 (16.67%) Python
11 6 (16.67%) Degree
12 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
12 5 (13.89%) Finance
12 5 (13.89%) Replication
12 5 (13.89%) OOP
12 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Hudson
12 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (11.11%) Kanban
13 4 (11.11%) WebDriver

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (8.33%) JBoss
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 35 (97.22%) Selenium
2 22 (61.11%) SoapUI
3 7 (19.44%) JIRA
4 5 (13.89%) Hudson
5 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
5 4 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.33%) LoadUI
6 3 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 3 (8.33%) JProfiler
7 1 (2.78%) JUnit
7 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Tester
2 17 (47.22%) Junior
3 14 (38.89%) Junior Tester
4 12 (33.33%) QA Tester
4 12 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
5 11 (30.56%) Automation Tester
6 7 (19.44%) Test Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) Software Tester
7 5 (13.89%) Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
9 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Tester
10 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
10 2 (5.56%) Junior Software Tester
11 1 (2.78%) QA Test Analyst
11 1 (2.78%) QA Analyst
11 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
11 1 (2.78%) Analyst
11 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Web Testing
2 17 (47.22%) Software Testing
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (36.11%) Performance Testing
4 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
5 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) User Stories
6 6 (16.67%) OO
7 5 (13.89%) OOP
7 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Kanban
9 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
10 2 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Java
2 23 (63.89%) C#
2 23 (63.89%) C++
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (61.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle