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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 231 250 253
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 28 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 1.19% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £35,900 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £38,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
1190 1174 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.06% 16.33% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 913 931
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

JMeter Salary Histogram 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 13 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire +11 12 £40,000 -
Essex - 8 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -4 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Bedfordshire +5 3 £70,000 +68.67%
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 61 (93.85%) Selenium
2 53 (81.54%) Java
3 45 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (52.31%) JIRA
5 33 (50.77%) QA
6 31 (47.69%) Performance Testing
6 31 (47.69%) Automated Testing
7 29 (44.62%) SOAP
8 23 (35.38%) REST
8 23 (35.38%) Test Strategy
9 20 (30.77%) Degree
9 20 (30.77%) Manual Testing
10 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
11 18 (27.69%) WebDriver
11 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
11 18 (27.69%) SQL
12 17 (26.15%) TDD
12 17 (26.15%) Software Testing
12 17 (26.15%) Automation Testing
13 16 (24.62%) SoapUI
13 16 (24.62%) ISEB
14 15 (23.08%) C#
14 15 (23.08%) Scrum
14 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
14 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
14 15 (23.08%) Test Scripting
15 14 (21.54%) Web Testing
15 14 (21.54%) Web Services
16 13 (20.00%) LoadRunner
17 12 (18.46%) HP UFT

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (6.15%) JBoss
2 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
2 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 61 (93.85%) Selenium
2 34 (52.31%) JIRA
3 18 (27.69%) WebDriver
4 16 (24.62%) SoapUI
5 13 (20.00%) LoadRunner
6 12 (18.46%) HP UFT
7 11 (16.92%) Cucumber
7 11 (16.92%) JIRA Agile
8 9 (13.85%) Hudson
9 8 (12.31%) Selenium IDE
9 8 (12.31%) Subversion
10 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
10 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
11 5 (7.69%) Appium
11 5 (7.69%) JUnit
11 5 (7.69%) Maven
11 5 (7.69%) NUnit
12 4 (6.15%) Ant
12 4 (6.15%) Cactus
12 4 (6.15%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Tester
2 22 (33.85%) Test Engineer
3 18 (27.69%) Automation Engineer
4 16 (24.62%) Test Automation Engineer
5 15 (23.08%) Automation Tester
6 12 (18.46%) Selenium Tester
7 11 (16.92%) QA Tester
8 9 (13.85%) Junior
9 8 (12.31%) Java Engineer
9 8 (12.31%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (10.77%) Junior Penetration Tester
10 7 (10.77%) Junior Tester
11 6 (9.23%) Analyst
11 6 (9.23%) Software Tester
11 6 (9.23%) Test Analyst
11 6 (9.23%) Test Leader
12 5 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
12 5 (7.69%) Junior QA Tester
13 3 (4.62%) Automated Tester
13 3 (4.62%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) SOAP
2 23 (35.38%) REST
3 14 (21.54%) Web Services
4 8 (12.31%) HTML
5 7 (10.77%) XML
6 6 (9.23%) JSON
7 5 (7.69%) Gherkin
8 4 (6.15%) Java EE
8 4 (6.15%) Swing
9 1 (1.54%) .NET
9 1 (1.54%) CSS
9 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.54%) jQuery
9 1 (1.54%) JSP
9 1 (1.54%) Spring
9 1 (1.54%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Replication
3 7 (10.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Fintech
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Unix
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (47.69%) Automated Testing
2 31 (47.69%) Performance Testing
3 23 (35.38%) Test Strategy
4 20 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
6 17 (26.15%) Automation Testing
6 17 (26.15%) Software Testing
6 17 (26.15%) TDD
7 15 (23.08%) Scrum
7 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 15 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 14 (21.54%) Web Testing
9 12 (18.46%) BDD
9 12 (18.46%) User Stories
10 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.31%) Security Testing
11 7 (10.77%) ATDD
11 7 (10.77%) Extreme Programming
11 7 (10.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (81.54%) Java
2 18 (27.69%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) C++
5 7 (10.77%) Ruby
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) Degree
2 16 (24.62%) ISEB
3 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (50.77%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) HP
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.54%) Rally
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
4 1 (1.54%) WorldPay