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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 342 424 434
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +10
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 98 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.67% 0.71% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 86 22 13
Average salary £50,000 £47,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £41,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
3667 3391 2997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.30% 14.89% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3116 2846 2574
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +50 67 £50,000 +13.63% 4
Hampshire +2 9 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £38,000 - 1
Berkshire +8 7 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Middlesex +8 4 £37,000 -32.72%
East Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 137 (79.19%) Java
2 131 (75.72%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (68.79%) Selenium
4 112 (64.74%) SQL
5 104 (60.12%) Test Automation
6 96 (55.49%) JavaScript
7 95 (54.91%) Web Services
8 91 (52.60%) WebDriver
9 86 (49.71%) Jenkins
10 80 (46.24%) PHP
11 68 (39.31%) QA
12 67 (38.73%) LAMP
13 60 (34.68%) Load Testing
13 60 (34.68%) Continuous Integration
14 53 (30.64%) Python
15 50 (28.90%) Ruby
16 49 (28.32%) HTML
16 49 (28.32%) MySQL
17 48 (27.75%) Test Strategy
18 47 (27.17%) Workflow
19 46 (26.59%) Automated Testing
20 44 (25.43%) JIRA
21 43 (24.86%) Scrum
22 41 (23.70%) Windows
23 37 (21.39%) Software Engineering
23 37 (21.39%) Software Testing
24 36 (20.81%) SoapUI
25 35 (20.23%) User Acceptance Testing
26 32 (18.50%) Performance Testing
27 31 (17.92%) jQuery

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 28 (16.18%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.78%) Apache
3 9 (5.20%) JBoss
4 7 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.47%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.31%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.31%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.16%) IIS
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) Drupal
9 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.36%) SaaS
2 4 (2.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) Internet
2 4 (2.31%) Wireless
2 4 (2.31%) AMQP
2 4 (2.31%) LDAP
2 4 (2.31%) HTTP
3 3 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.16%) SSL
5 1 (0.58%) DNS
5 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (28.32%) MySQL
2 23 (13.29%) RDBMS
2 23 (13.29%) NoSQL
2 23 (13.29%) Relational Database
3 20 (11.56%) SQL Server
4 10 (5.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.31%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.16%) DB2
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 119 (68.79%) Selenium
2 91 (52.60%) WebDriver
3 86 (49.71%) Jenkins
4 44 (25.43%) JIRA
5 36 (20.81%) SoapUI
6 28 (16.18%) Eclipse
7 24 (13.87%) Maven
8 21 (12.14%) JUnit
8 21 (12.14%) LoadRunner
9 19 (10.98%) QuickTest Pro
10 13 (7.51%) Cucumber
11 11 (6.36%) TestNG
12 10 (5.78%) Subversion
13 9 (5.20%) LoadUI
14 8 (4.62%) NUnit
15 7 (4.05%) JBehave
16 6 (3.47%) Git (software)
16 6 (3.47%) WatiN
16 6 (3.47%) Trac
16 6 (3.47%) FitNesse
General
1 16 (9.25%) Finance
2 6 (3.47%) Banking
3 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.89%) Marketing
4 3 (1.73%) Electronics
4 3 (1.73%) Automotive
4 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.73%) Advertising
5 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (31.79%) Developer
2 35 (20.23%) Software Engineer
3 31 (17.92%) Tester
4 27 (15.61%) Java Developer
5 24 (13.87%) Test Engineer
6 15 (8.67%) Automation Engineer
7 12 (6.94%) Automation Tester
7 12 (6.94%) AWS Developer
8 11 (6.36%) Analyst
8 11 (6.36%) Test Manager
8 11 (6.36%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.78%) Performance Engineer
9 10 (5.78%) Performance Test Engineer
10 9 (5.20%) QA Engineer
10 9 (5.20%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (5.20%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.20%) Test Team Leader
11 8 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
12 7 (4.05%) Senior QA Engineer
12 7 (4.05%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (54.91%) Web Services
2 67 (38.73%) LAMP
3 49 (28.32%) HTML
4 31 (17.92%) jQuery
5 27 (15.61%) RabbitMQ
5 27 (15.61%) Hibernate
5 27 (15.61%) Spring
6 25 (14.45%) Ajax
7 24 (13.87%) J2EE
8 23 (13.29%) JSP
8 23 (13.29%) Servlets
8 23 (13.29%) Swing
8 23 (13.29%) WebSockets
8 23 (13.29%) Spring MVC
9 14 (8.09%) XML
10 11 (6.36%) JSON
11 9 (5.20%) CSS
12 7 (4.05%) JMS
13 6 (3.47%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (2.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.18%) Open Source
2 16 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.25%) Client/Server
3 14 (8.09%) N-Tier
4 9 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.31%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (2.31%) User Experience
8 3 (1.73%) DTV
9 2 (1.16%) Life Science
9 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.58%) Social Media
10 1 (0.58%) iSeries
10 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.58%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.70%) Windows
2 22 (12.72%) Linux
3 2 (1.16%) Android
3 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) AIX
4 1 (0.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (75.72%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (60.12%) Test Automation
3 60 (34.68%) Load Testing
3 60 (34.68%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (27.75%) Test Strategy
5 47 (27.17%) Workflow
6 46 (26.59%) Automated Testing
7 43 (24.86%) Scrum
8 37 (21.39%) Software Engineering
8 37 (21.39%) Software Testing
9 35 (20.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (18.50%) Performance Testing
11 27 (15.61%) Multithreading
12 25 (14.45%) OO
13 24 (13.87%) OOD
13 24 (13.87%) Test Scripting
13 24 (13.87%) Mentoring
14 23 (13.29%) Performance Analysis
14 23 (13.29%) MVC
15 22 (12.72%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 137 (79.19%) Java
2 112 (64.74%) SQL
3 96 (55.49%) JavaScript
4 80 (46.24%) PHP
5 53 (30.64%) Python
6 50 (28.90%) Ruby
7 24 (13.87%) C#
8 8 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.47%) Perl
10 5 (2.89%) Tcl
11 3 (1.73%) C++
11 3 (1.73%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.73%) C
12 2 (1.16%) VBScript
12 2 (1.16%) XPath
12 2 (1.16%) Groovy
13 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.58%) AWK
13 1 (0.58%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (16.76%) ISTQB
2 13 (7.51%) Degree
2 13 (7.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (6.36%) ISEB
4 6 (3.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.31%) CSQA
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (39.31%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (10.98%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.89%) Puppet
3 3 (1.73%) cPanel
Vendors
1 18 (10.40%) HP
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle
3 6 (3.47%) IBM
4 4 (2.31%) Capita
5 3 (1.73%) SAP
6 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.16%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.58%) Sun
7 1 (0.58%) Temenos
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28-35k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Networking People
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 14 days ago