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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 252 243 235
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 1 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% 0.16% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.079% 0.93% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 6
Average salary £25,000 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.70% +31.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1261 1287 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.45% 17.30% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1104 865
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 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
Merseyside - 1 £25,000 - 1
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) NeoLoad
4 3 (42.86%) SOASTA, Inc
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) Groovy
5 2 (28.57%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) HP

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) NeoLoad
2 2 (28.57%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
1 1 (14.29%) APACS
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) API Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (14.29%) HP
Wirral, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago