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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 362 398 417
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +19
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 80 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.32% 0.85% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 69 23 23
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
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
3455 2822 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.31% 13.28% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2837 2443 2906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +36 49 £45,000 +80.00% 4
Hampshire -1 19 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Buckinghamshire 0 6 £42,500 +70.00%
Oxfordshire +1 3 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire -10 3 £37,500 -40.00%
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 84 (63.16%) Selenium
2 80 (60.15%) Java
3 74 (55.64%) SQL
4 61 (45.86%) Performance Testing
5 58 (43.61%) Degree
6 57 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
7 56 (42.11%) Oracle
8 50 (37.59%) PL/SQL
9 49 (36.84%) Automated Testing
10 47 (35.34%) LoadRunner
10 47 (35.34%) Test Scripting
11 43 (32.33%) Windows
12 41 (30.83%) Test Automation
13 35 (26.32%) Manual Testing
14 34 (25.56%) Oracle Database
15 31 (23.31%) Test Management
15 31 (23.31%) ISEB
15 31 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (21.05%) Life Science
16 28 (21.05%) C#
16 28 (21.05%) Open Source
16 28 (21.05%) SoapUI
17 27 (20.30%) WebDriver
17 27 (20.30%) J2EE
17 27 (20.30%) JUnit
17 27 (20.30%) Web Services
17 27 (20.30%) Linux
17 27 (20.30%) QA
18 26 (19.55%) Python
18 26 (19.55%) MySQL

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (3.01%) Confluence
2 2 (1.50%) Apache
2 2 (1.50%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.50%) Drupal
3 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.03%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.02%) SSL
2 8 (6.02%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) ASN.1
3 1 (0.75%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.75%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.56%) Oracle Database
2 26 (19.55%) MySQL
3 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 84 (63.16%) Selenium
2 57 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 47 (35.34%) LoadRunner
4 28 (21.05%) SoapUI
5 27 (20.30%) WebDriver
5 27 (20.30%) JUnit
6 21 (15.79%) Visual Studio
7 20 (15.04%) TestNG
8 16 (12.03%) JIRA
9 15 (11.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (9.77%) Ant
10 13 (9.77%) WinRunner
11 12 (9.02%) eggPlant
12 11 (8.27%) Jenkins
13 6 (4.51%) Cucumber
14 4 (3.01%) TeamCity
15 2 (1.50%) Hudson
15 2 (1.50%) SpecFlow
15 2 (1.50%) jMock
15 2 (1.50%) LoadUI
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.76%) Retail
4 4 (3.01%) Marketing
4 4 (3.01%) Electronics
4 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (52.63%) Tester
2 46 (34.59%) Senior Tester
3 28 (21.05%) Software Tester
3 28 (21.05%) Analyst
3 28 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 26 (19.55%) Senior Software Tester
5 17 (12.78%) Performance Tester
6 15 (11.28%) Senior Technical Tester
6 15 (11.28%) Technical Tester
7 13 (9.77%) Agile Test Analyst
8 12 (9.02%) Performance Analyst
8 12 (9.02%) QA Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) Performance Test Analyst
9 10 (7.52%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (7.52%) Automation Analyst
9 10 (7.52%) Team Leader
9 10 (7.52%) Test Team Leader
10 8 (6.02%) Test Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
11 6 (4.51%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.30%) J2EE
1 27 (20.30%) Web Services
2 15 (11.28%) .NET
3 9 (6.77%) Ajax
4 7 (5.26%) Middleware
4 7 (5.26%) LAMP
5 5 (3.76%) JSON
5 5 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (3.76%) HTML
5 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.76%) XML
5 5 (3.76%) XSLT
6 4 (3.01%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.50%) REST
7 2 (1.50%) JMS
7 2 (1.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.05%) Life Science
1 28 (21.05%) Open Source
2 26 (19.55%) Computer Science
3 24 (18.05%) Mathematics
4 15 (11.28%) Chemistry
4 15 (11.28%) Biology
5 14 (10.53%) Client/Server
6 13 (9.77%) N-Tier
6 13 (9.77%) Physics
6 13 (9.77%) Statistics
6 13 (9.77%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.01%) DTV
8 2 (1.50%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.75%) GIS
9 1 (0.75%) Replication
9 1 (0.75%) Clustering
9 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.33%) Windows
2 27 (20.30%) Linux
3 23 (17.29%) UNIX
4 15 (11.28%) Solaris
4 15 (11.28%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.76%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.75%) Debian
6 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) CentOS
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (45.86%) Performance Testing
2 49 (36.84%) Automated Testing
3 47 (35.34%) Test Scripting
4 41 (30.83%) Test Automation
5 35 (26.32%) Manual Testing
6 31 (23.31%) Test Management
6 31 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (18.05%) BDD
8 18 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (13.53%) Software Engineering
9 15 (11.28%) Software Testing
9 15 (11.28%) Unit Testing
9 15 (11.28%) TDD
10 14 (10.53%) Load Testing
11 9 (6.77%) Scrum
11 9 (6.77%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.26%) Automation Testing
13 6 (4.51%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (3.01%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 80 (60.15%) Java
2 74 (55.64%) SQL
3 50 (37.59%) PL/SQL
4 28 (21.05%) C#
5 26 (19.55%) Python
6 13 (9.77%) Shell Script
7 11 (8.27%) PHP
8 6 (4.51%) Ruby
9 5 (3.76%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.76%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.76%) VBScript
10 4 (3.01%) Perl
11 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (43.61%) Degree
2 31 (23.31%) ISEB
3 18 (13.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (12.78%) ISTQB
5 10 (7.52%) SC Cleared
5 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) PhD
7 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.30%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) GLP
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (11.28%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (42.11%) Oracle
2 16 (12.03%) HP
3 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.76%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.01%) SAP
7 1 (0.75%) Siebel
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago