The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 73 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 18 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.42% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.33% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
JMeter
East of 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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
193 163 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.24% 13.99% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 135 146 138
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JMeter
Salary Trend in Essex

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

JMeter Salary Trend in Essex

JMeter
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Colchester +20 18 £38,500 +18.46%
JMeter
East of England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Selenium
3 15 (75.00%) Test Planning
4 13 (65.00%) Scrum
4 13 (65.00%) Manual Testing
5 12 (60.00%) QA
5 12 (60.00%) Automation Testing
5 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
7 9 (45.00%) SQL
8 8 (40.00%) Validation
9 6 (30.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (25.00%) Finance
11 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
11 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (20.00%) Use Case
11 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
12 3 (15.00%) FitNesse
12 3 (15.00%) Rational Functional Tester
12 3 (15.00%) Java EE
12 3 (15.00%) NUnit
12 3 (15.00%) ArgoUML
12 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
12 3 (15.00%) Redmine
12 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
12 3 (15.00%) Open Source
12 3 (15.00%) DbUnit
12 3 (15.00%) JProfiler

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (15.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.00%) FitNesse
3 3 (15.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (15.00%) NUnit
3 3 (15.00%) ArgoUML
3 3 (15.00%) Redmine
3 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.00%) DbUnit
3 3 (15.00%) JProfiler
3 3 (15.00%) Hudson
3 3 (15.00%) Maven
3 3 (15.00%) Cactus
3 3 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (15.00%) Ant
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
3 3 (15.00%) Rational Rose
4 1 (5.00%) LoadUI
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) QA Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Tester
4 4 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 4 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Java EE
1 3 (15.00%) Swing
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Test Planning
3 13 (65.00%) Scrum
3 13 (65.00%) Manual Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Automation Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (40.00%) Validation
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) Use Case
7 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.00%) OOP
8 3 (15.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Agile Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) HP
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft