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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 247 236 232
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 4 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.061% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.99% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 11
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% +31.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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
1199 1113 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.26% 15.64% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 962 929
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 28 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 -4 3 - - 3
Cheshire - 1 £41,500 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 (81.82%) Performance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) JUnit
5 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
5 5 (45.45%) Groovy
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Line Management
6 4 (36.36%) API Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
7 3 (27.27%) ISEB
7 3 (27.27%) MS Office
7 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
7 3 (27.27%) Facilita Forecast
7 3 (27.27%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (18.18%) Kanban
8 2 (18.18%) Release Management
8 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 2 (18.18%) JIRA

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JUnit
1 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
3 3 (27.27%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) LoadUI
5 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) COM
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Performance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 4 (36.36%) API Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Groovy
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holidays, UK healthcare from day 1,
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 20 days ago