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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 142 134 134
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.086% 0.085% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 0.80% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +7.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
277 249 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.95% 10.58% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 230 207 176
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 27 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) Robotium
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Robotium
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center