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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 365 387 427
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +40
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 73 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.19% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 1.36% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 62 31 17
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +32.85%
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
3441 2951 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.97% 13.94% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2538 2971
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 +38 47 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire -8 13 £42,500 +44.06%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
Berkshire +3 4 - -
West Sussex - 3 £29,000 -
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 117 (78.52%) Selenium
2 98 (65.77%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (64.43%) Java
4 88 (59.06%) SQL
5 80 (53.69%) Test Automation
6 76 (51.01%) WebDriver
7 74 (49.66%) Windows
8 70 (46.98%) Web Services
9 56 (37.58%) MySQL
10 51 (34.23%) QA
11 50 (33.56%) SoapUI
12 48 (32.21%) PHP
12 48 (32.21%) Test Management
12 48 (32.21%) Manual Testing
13 45 (30.20%) Automated Testing
14 43 (28.86%) Linux
15 41 (27.52%) JavaScript
15 41 (27.52%) Test Scripting
16 40 (26.85%) JUnit
16 40 (26.85%) HP Quality Center
16 40 (26.85%) Jenkins
17 38 (25.50%) C#
18 36 (24.16%) Oracle
19 35 (23.49%) J2EE
19 35 (23.49%) QuickTest Pro
20 34 (22.82%) LAMP
20 34 (22.82%) Software Engineering
20 34 (22.82%) Degree
20 34 (22.82%) JIRA
21 33 (22.15%) PL/SQL

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (4.03%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.36%) Confluence
2 5 (3.36%) Apache
3 4 (2.68%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.68%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.68%) JBoss
4 2 (1.34%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.67%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.03%) HTTP
1 6 (4.03%) SSL
2 4 (2.68%) Internet
2 4 (2.68%) LDAP
3 3 (2.01%) Wireless
3 3 (2.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (37.58%) MySQL
2 14 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.03%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.03%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 117 (78.52%) Selenium
2 76 (51.01%) WebDriver
3 50 (33.56%) SoapUI
4 40 (26.85%) Jenkins
4 40 (26.85%) JUnit
5 35 (23.49%) QuickTest Pro
6 34 (22.82%) JIRA
7 32 (21.48%) TestNG
8 25 (16.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (11.41%) LoadRunner
10 15 (10.07%) Ant
11 12 (8.05%) Cucumber
12 10 (6.71%) Eclipse
13 6 (4.03%) Maven
14 5 (3.36%) NUnit
15 4 (2.68%) WebLOAD
15 4 (2.68%) WebLogic Workshop
15 4 (2.68%) Rational Robot
15 4 (2.68%) TeamCity
15 4 (2.68%) Appium
General
1 12 (8.05%) Pharmaceutical
1 12 (8.05%) Finance
2 6 (4.03%) Banking
3 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.34%) Electronics
5 2 (1.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (40.94%) Tester
2 26 (17.45%) Software Tester
2 26 (17.45%) Senior Tester
3 23 (15.44%) Team Leader
3 23 (15.44%) Test Team Leader
4 22 (14.77%) Automation Engineer
5 19 (12.75%) QA Engineer
6 17 (11.41%) Test Engineer
7 16 (10.74%) Developer
8 15 (10.07%) Senior Software Tester
9 13 (8.72%) QA Automation Engineer
9 13 (8.72%) Senior QA Engineer
10 11 (7.38%) Software Engineer
10 11 (7.38%) Automation Tester
11 9 (6.04%) Performance Tester
12 7 (4.70%) Test Automation Engineer
13 6 (4.03%) Java Developer
14 5 (3.36%) Analyst
14 5 (3.36%) Test Manager
14 5 (3.36%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (46.98%) Web Services
2 35 (23.49%) J2EE
3 34 (22.82%) LAMP
4 23 (15.44%) HTML
5 12 (8.05%) Ajax
6 10 (6.71%) jQuery
7 7 (4.70%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (4.03%) Spring MVC
8 6 (4.03%) WebSockets
8 6 (4.03%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.03%) Spring
8 6 (4.03%) JSP
8 6 (4.03%) Servlets
8 6 (4.03%) Swing
9 5 (3.36%) SOAP
9 5 (3.36%) JSON
10 4 (2.68%) HTML5
10 4 (2.68%) CSS
10 4 (2.68%) JMS
10 4 (2.68%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.81%) Life Science
2 30 (20.13%) Client/Server
2 30 (20.13%) N-Tier
3 17 (11.41%) Mathematics
4 16 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (10.07%) Visualisation
6 14 (9.40%) Open Source
6 14 (9.40%) Chemistry
6 14 (9.40%) Biology
7 13 (8.72%) Computer Science
8 10 (6.71%) Biotechnology
9 8 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.68%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (2.68%) User Experience
10 4 (2.68%) Statistics
10 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.68%) Physics
11 2 (1.34%) DTV
12 1 (0.67%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 74 (49.66%) Windows
2 43 (28.86%) Linux
3 25 (16.78%) Mac OS X
3 25 (16.78%) Solaris
4 16 (10.74%) UNIX
5 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (65.77%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (53.69%) Test Automation
3 48 (32.21%) Test Management
3 48 (32.21%) Manual Testing
4 45 (30.20%) Automated Testing
5 41 (27.52%) Test Scripting
6 34 (22.82%) Software Engineering
7 33 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (22.15%) Unit Testing
7 33 (22.15%) Load Testing
7 33 (22.15%) Mentoring
8 31 (20.81%) Software Testing
9 29 (19.46%) Test Strategy
10 28 (18.79%) Workflow
10 28 (18.79%) Performance Testing
11 23 (15.44%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (10.07%) BDD
13 14 (9.40%) TDD
14 12 (8.05%) Information Assurance
15 11 (7.38%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (64.43%) Java
2 88 (59.06%) SQL
3 48 (32.21%) PHP
4 41 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 38 (25.50%) C#
6 33 (22.15%) PL/SQL
7 24 (16.11%) Python
8 20 (13.42%) Shell Script
8 20 (13.42%) Ruby
9 5 (3.36%) Perl
10 4 (2.68%) Tcl
11 3 (2.01%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.34%) C++
12 2 (1.34%) C
13 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (22.82%) Degree
2 29 (19.46%) ISEB
3 17 (11.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (10.07%) ISTQB
5 10 (6.71%) PhD
6 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.68%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.01%) CSQA
8 2 (1.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (34.23%) QA
2 10 (6.71%) GLP
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (26.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.01%) cPanel
3 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (24.16%) Oracle
2 30 (20.13%) HP
3 25 (16.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.03%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.34%) SAP
5 2 (1.34%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.67%) Temenos
6 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
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