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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache JMeter
Rank 133 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.053% 0.082% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
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
286 279 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.10% 11.37% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 261 235 181
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (50.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP