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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.99% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +36.76%
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
175 142 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.38% 13.08% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 120 121 120
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 - 14 £38,500 -
JMeter
East of England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) Selenium
3 16 (76.19%) Test Planning
4 13 (61.90%) Manual Testing
4 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
4 13 (61.90%) QA
4 13 (61.90%) Scrum
4 13 (61.90%) Automation Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
6 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) Validation
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (19.05%) Use Case
9 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle
10 3 (14.29%) IBM
10 3 (14.29%) HP
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 3 (14.29%) OOP
10 3 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 3 (14.29%) Swing

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
3 3 (14.29%) Redmine
3 3 (14.29%) FitNesse
3 3 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 3 (14.29%) DbUnit
3 3 (14.29%) JProfiler
3 3 (14.29%) Hudson
3 3 (14.29%) Ant
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Rational Rose
3 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (14.29%) NUnit
3 3 (14.29%) ArgoUML
3 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) Cactus
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) TestNG
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 13 (61.90%) Test Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) QA Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Tester
5 4 (19.05%) QA Tester
6 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Swing
1 3 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Test Planning
3 13 (61.90%) Automation Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Manual Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
3 13 (61.90%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
5 9 (42.86%) Validation
6 4 (19.05%) Use Case
6 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.76%) Test Management
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) IBM
1 3 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft