The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 229 239 240
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 5 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.078% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.88% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 12
Average salary £43,250 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.49% +31.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.01% +3.75%
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1220 1023 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.04% 14.67% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 875 982
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JMeter
Salary Trend in the North West

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

JMeter Salary Trend in the North West

JMeter
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Manchester +5 3 - - 2
Cheshire - 2 £43,250 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) JUnit
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) Groovy
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) Line Management
5 4 (33.33%) API Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (25.00%) NeoLoad
6 3 (25.00%) Facilita Forecast
6 3 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
6 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) ISEB
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) JSP
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JUnit
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) NeoLoad
2 3 (25.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) JSP
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) REST
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) COM
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Line Management
4 4 (33.33%) API Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) Release Management
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) HP
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