The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 98 98 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 1.76% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
JMeter
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
170 227 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.57% 16.18% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 119 152 94
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JMeter
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

JMeter Salary Trend in Edinburgh

JMeter
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

JMeter Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Siebel
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) WinRunner
4 2 (33.33%) GIS
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (66.67%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (33.33%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (33.33%) WinRunner
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (16.67%) NeoLoad
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Test Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Test Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Complex Event Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Siebel
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix