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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 252 243 243
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 10 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.073% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.77% 0.50% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 17
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
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
1292 999 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.49% 14.63% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 884 1078
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 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
Manchester -2 8 £40,250 +15.00% 3
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (83.33%) Load Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (77.78%) SaaS
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SMTP
2 14 (77.78%) DNS
2 14 (77.78%) Internet
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) QA
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.11%) eggPlant
5 2 (11.11%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (77.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) SMTP
1 14 (77.78%) DNS
1 14 (77.78%) Internet
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
1 2 (11.11%) eggPlant
1 2 (11.11%) Facilita Forecast
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) Log4j
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Software Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) JAX-RS
3 1 (5.56%) JMS
3 1 (5.56%) JAXB
3 1 (5.56%) JMX
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) JAX-WS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache CXF
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Load Testing
2 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Stress Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) ATG
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year
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Posted: 25 days ago