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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 238 246 229
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 6 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.058% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 0.33% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
1164 1224 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.43% 17.71% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1130 864
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

JMeter Salary Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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
Merseyside - 6 £30,250 -
Manchester - 2 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 - 1
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
1 8 (66.67%) QA
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 7 (58.33%) WebDriver
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 6 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) WATIR
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Management
4 5 (41.67%) TortoiseSVN
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) Validation
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) Ant
4 5 (41.67%) PuTTY
4 5 (41.67%) WinSCP
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (33.33%) Bugzilla
5 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) SQL

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Liferay
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) PuTTY
1 5 (41.67%) WinSCP
2 1 (8.33%) 3G
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) Ant
3 5 (41.67%) TortoiseSVN
3 5 (41.67%) WATIR
4 4 (33.33%) Bugzilla
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) Gerrit
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
6 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
7 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) QA Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) AS400
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) APACS
4 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Management
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) Validation
5 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) API Testing
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) OWASP
7 2 (16.67%) System Testing
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP
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