The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 237 236 282
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +46
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 29 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.084% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 0.55% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
JMeter
England

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1284 1085 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.93% 15.20% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 993 1223
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 the East of England

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JMeter
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

JMeter Salary Trend in the East of England

JMeter
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Bedfordshire - 11 £40,500 -
Essex +10 7 £38,500 +18.46%
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -6 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Suffolk - 4 £37,500 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (86.84%) Selenium
2 27 (71.05%) Test Scripting
3 19 (50.00%) QA
4 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (34.21%) JIRA
6 12 (31.58%) Service Delivery
6 12 (31.58%) SQL
7 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (26.32%) JBoss
8 10 (26.32%) Apache
9 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
9 9 (23.68%) Java
9 9 (23.68%) IIS
9 9 (23.68%) Liferay
10 7 (18.42%) Automation Testing
10 7 (18.42%) Manual Testing
10 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
11 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
11 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
11 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
11 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
11 6 (15.79%) LoadUI
12 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
12 5 (13.16%) Performance Management
12 5 (13.16%) Test Management
12 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
12 5 (13.16%) Use Case
12 5 (13.16%) Scrum
12 5 (13.16%) Microsoft

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (26.32%) Apache
2 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
2 9 (23.68%) IIS
2 9 (23.68%) Liferay
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (86.84%) Selenium
2 13 (34.21%) JIRA
3 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.79%) LoadUI
4 5 (13.16%) SoapUI
5 4 (10.53%) Hudson
5 4 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
6 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
7 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) NeoLoad
7 2 (5.26%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (5.26%) Bugzilla
7 2 (5.26%) Ant
7 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 2 (5.26%) WATIR
7 2 (5.26%) Maven
7 2 (5.26%) Fiddler
7 2 (5.26%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Advertising
1 2 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Performance Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Service Performance Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 4 (10.53%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) QA Tester
6 3 (7.89%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Test Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) Swing
4 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) Ajax
4 1 (2.63%) Java EE
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) J2EE
4 1 (2.63%) EJB
4 1 (2.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Social Media
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Test Scripting
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Service Delivery
4 7 (18.42%) Manual Testing
4 7 (18.42%) Automation Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
5 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Management
6 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.16%) Use Case
6 5 (13.16%) Test Management
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Web Testing
9 2 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) PowerHouse
6 1 (2.63%) VBScript
6 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) JBoss
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Nimsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Lumesse