The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 356 429 430
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +1
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 95 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.16% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 1.06% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 84 32 18
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,100 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3626 3496 3084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.92% 14.77% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 2951 2645
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JMeter
Salary Trend in the South East

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

JMeter Salary Trend in the South East

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JMeter Salary Histogram in the South East

JMeter
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Surrey +57 68 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Hampshire +2 8 £47,500 -
Middlesex +11 5 £37,000 -35.65%
Berkshire -3 5 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £31,500 - 1
East Sussex -15 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £33,000 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 141 (78.77%) Java
2 133 (74.30%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (66.48%) Selenium
4 116 (64.80%) SQL
5 99 (55.31%) Test Automation
6 96 (53.63%) JavaScript
7 94 (52.51%) Web Services
8 87 (48.60%) WebDriver
9 86 (48.04%) Jenkins
10 77 (43.02%) PHP
11 65 (36.31%) QA
12 63 (35.20%) LAMP
13 58 (32.40%) Load Testing
13 58 (32.40%) Continuous Integration
14 53 (29.61%) HTML
14 53 (29.61%) Python
15 48 (26.82%) Ruby
16 47 (26.26%) MySQL
17 46 (25.70%) Scrum
18 45 (25.14%) Automated Testing
18 45 (25.14%) Test Strategy
19 44 (24.58%) Workflow
20 41 (22.91%) JIRA
21 39 (21.79%) Software Testing
22 38 (21.23%) Software Engineering
23 37 (20.67%) Windows
24 34 (18.99%) jQuery
25 33 (18.44%) Performance Testing
26 32 (17.88%) ISTQB
26 32 (17.88%) SoapUI

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 31 (17.32%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.59%) Apache
3 8 (4.47%) JBoss
4 7 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.35%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (2.23%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.23%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.56%) Drupal
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.70%) SaaS
2 5 (2.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.79%) Internet
1 5 (2.79%) Wireless
2 4 (2.23%) AMQP
2 4 (2.23%) HTTP
3 3 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.68%) LDAP
4 2 (1.12%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.56%) DNS
5 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.26%) MySQL
2 26 (14.53%) RDBMS
2 26 (14.53%) NoSQL
2 26 (14.53%) Relational Database
3 21 (11.73%) SQL Server
4 10 (5.59%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.23%) Hazelcast
6 3 (1.68%) DB2
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 119 (66.48%) Selenium
2 87 (48.60%) WebDriver
3 86 (48.04%) Jenkins
4 41 (22.91%) JIRA
5 32 (17.88%) SoapUI
6 31 (17.32%) Eclipse
7 27 (15.08%) Maven
8 26 (14.53%) LoadRunner
9 23 (12.85%) QuickTest Pro
10 22 (12.29%) JUnit
11 14 (7.82%) Cucumber
12 11 (6.15%) Subversion
13 10 (5.59%) LoadUI
14 9 (5.03%) TestNG
14 9 (5.03%) NUnit
15 7 (3.91%) JBehave
16 6 (3.35%) Git (software)
16 6 (3.35%) WatiN
16 6 (3.35%) Trac
16 6 (3.35%) Calabash
General
1 16 (8.94%) Finance
2 5 (2.79%) Banking
2 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.79%) Marketing
3 3 (1.68%) Electronics
3 3 (1.68%) Automotive
3 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.68%) Advertising
4 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (31.28%) Developer
2 40 (22.35%) Software Engineer
3 34 (18.99%) Tester
4 30 (16.76%) Java Developer
5 28 (15.64%) Test Engineer
6 12 (6.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (6.70%) Analyst
6 12 (6.70%) Test Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) Test Manager
7 11 (6.15%) Performance Engineer
7 11 (6.15%) Performance Test Engineer
7 11 (6.15%) Automation Tester
7 11 (6.15%) Automation Engineer
8 10 (5.59%) Performance Tester
9 9 (5.03%) AWS Developer
10 8 (4.47%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Test Team Leader
11 7 (3.91%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (52.51%) Web Services
2 63 (35.20%) LAMP
3 53 (29.61%) HTML
4 34 (18.99%) jQuery
5 30 (16.76%) RabbitMQ
5 30 (16.76%) Hibernate
5 30 (16.76%) Spring
6 28 (15.64%) Ajax
7 27 (15.08%) J2EE
8 26 (14.53%) JSP
8 26 (14.53%) Servlets
8 26 (14.53%) Swing
8 26 (14.53%) WebSockets
8 26 (14.53%) Spring MVC
9 17 (9.50%) XML
10 10 (5.59%) JSON
11 9 (5.03%) CSS
12 6 (3.35%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.35%) JMS
12 6 (3.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Open Source
2 17 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.38%) Client/Server
4 11 (6.15%) N-Tier
5 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.23%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.68%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.68%) User Experience
7 3 (1.68%) DTV
8 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.12%) Life Science
8 2 (1.12%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.12%) Social Media
8 2 (1.12%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.56%) iSeries
9 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.56%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.67%) Windows
2 23 (12.85%) Linux
3 3 (1.68%) Android
3 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) AIX
5 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (74.30%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (55.31%) Test Automation
3 58 (32.40%) Continuous Integration
3 58 (32.40%) Load Testing
4 46 (25.70%) Scrum
5 45 (25.14%) Automated Testing
5 45 (25.14%) Test Strategy
6 44 (24.58%) Workflow
7 39 (21.79%) Software Testing
8 38 (21.23%) Software Engineering
9 33 (18.44%) Performance Testing
10 31 (17.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (16.76%) Multithreading
12 28 (15.64%) OO
13 27 (15.08%) OOD
14 26 (14.53%) MVC
14 26 (14.53%) Test Scripting
14 26 (14.53%) Performance Analysis
15 21 (11.73%) Mentoring
16 20 (11.17%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 141 (78.77%) Java
2 116 (64.80%) SQL
3 96 (53.63%) JavaScript
4 77 (43.02%) PHP
5 53 (29.61%) Python
6 48 (26.82%) Ruby
7 21 (11.73%) C#
8 10 (5.59%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.91%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.35%) Perl
11 5 (2.79%) Tcl
12 3 (1.68%) C++
12 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.68%) C
13 2 (1.12%) VBScript
13 2 (1.12%) COBOL
13 2 (1.12%) XPath
13 2 (1.12%) Groovy
14 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.56%) AWK
Qualifications
1 32 (17.88%) ISTQB
2 17 (9.50%) Degree
3 15 (8.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (6.70%) ISEB
5 6 (3.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.23%) CSQA
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (36.31%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (10.06%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.79%) Puppet
3 3 (1.68%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (8.94%) Oracle
1 16 (8.94%) HP
2 6 (3.35%) IBM
3 4 (2.23%) Capita
4 3 (1.68%) SAP
5 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.12%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.56%) Sun
6 1 (0.56%) Temenos
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sogeti
Salary: Excellent salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28-35k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago