The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 136 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
JMeter
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
274 314 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.92% 13.23% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 235 233 209
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

JMeter
Salary Trend in Reading

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

JMeter Salary Trend in Reading

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
4 5 (62.50%) Change Management
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) SAP
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) Unix
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (62.50%) Demand Management
4 5 (62.50%) QA
4 5 (62.50%) Test Management
4 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
4 5 (62.50%) Requirements Management
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (25.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Test Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Test Leader
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Test Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) Demand Management
3 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Requirements Management
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SAP