The first table below looks at the demand for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 119 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.054% - 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% - 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
327 285 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.72% 14.77% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 286 240 302
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JMeter
North West

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JMeter
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

JMeter Salary Trend in Cheshire

JMeter
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 - -
JMeter
North West

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Siebel
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) WinRunner
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Facilita Forecast
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) GIS
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (85.71%) Facilita Forecast
2 6 (85.71%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Test Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Siebel
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix