The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 135 132 160
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.18% 0.050% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% 0.32% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
367 317 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.12% 15.72% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 295 280 441
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JMeter
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JMeter Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

JMeter
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Stevenage - 2 £30,000 -
JMeter
East of England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 2 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc