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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 351 385 426
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +41
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 84 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.13% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 0.87% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 70 18 13
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 £34,750 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
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
3475 2872 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.75% 14.43% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 2401 2815
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +51 59 £50,000 +11.73% 5
Hampshire - 9 £42,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 7 £40,000 -
Berkshire -13 5 £58,750 +26.34%
West Sussex - 2 £30,750 - 1
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 111 (76.03%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (74.66%) Selenium
3 101 (69.18%) Java
4 93 (63.70%) SQL
5 84 (57.53%) Test Automation
6 81 (55.48%) Web Services
7 79 (54.11%) WebDriver
8 64 (43.84%) PHP
9 63 (43.15%) MySQL
10 61 (41.78%) Windows
10 61 (41.78%) QA
10 61 (41.78%) Jenkins
11 60 (41.10%) JavaScript
12 49 (33.56%) LAMP
13 47 (32.19%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (28.77%) Load Testing
15 40 (27.40%) Automated Testing
15 40 (27.40%) Software Engineering
16 39 (26.71%) Linux
16 39 (26.71%) JIRA
17 37 (25.34%) Test Strategy
17 37 (25.34%) Workflow
18 36 (24.66%) SoapUI
19 34 (23.29%) Test Management
19 34 (23.29%) Ruby
19 34 (23.29%) C#
19 34 (23.29%) Python
20 33 (22.60%) HTML
20 33 (22.60%) J2EE
20 33 (22.60%) Software Testing

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (10.27%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.48%) Apache
3 6 (4.11%) JBoss
4 5 (3.42%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (3.42%) Confluence
5 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.74%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.37%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) Internet
1 4 (2.74%) LDAP
1 4 (2.74%) Wireless
2 3 (2.05%) SSL
2 3 (2.05%) HTTP
2 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (43.15%) MySQL
2 18 (12.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.90%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.90%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.90%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.37%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 109 (74.66%) Selenium
2 79 (54.11%) WebDriver
3 61 (41.78%) Jenkins
4 39 (26.71%) JIRA
5 36 (24.66%) SoapUI
6 32 (21.92%) JUnit
7 30 (20.55%) QuickTest Pro
8 21 (14.38%) TestNG
9 20 (13.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (11.64%) Eclipse
11 15 (10.27%) Cucumber
12 13 (8.90%) LoadRunner
12 13 (8.90%) Maven
13 10 (6.85%) Ant
14 6 (4.11%) LoadUI
14 6 (4.11%) NUnit
15 5 (3.42%) Subversion
15 5 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (3.42%) Rational Robot
15 5 (3.42%) Calabash
General
1 12 (8.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (6.85%) Finance
3 6 (4.11%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.05%) Advertising
6 2 (1.37%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Electronics
6 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (27.40%) Tester
2 27 (18.49%) Developer
3 23 (15.75%) Software Engineer
4 20 (13.70%) Automation Engineer
5 19 (13.01%) Software Tester
5 19 (13.01%) Test Engineer
6 18 (12.33%) Team Leader
6 18 (12.33%) Test Team Leader
6 18 (12.33%) QA Engineer
7 15 (10.27%) Java Developer
8 12 (8.22%) Senior QA Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) Senior Tester
8 12 (8.22%) QA Automation Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Automation Tester
10 8 (5.48%) Senior Software Tester
10 8 (5.48%) Test Automation Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) Performance Tester
11 6 (4.11%) Test Manager
12 5 (3.42%) Performance Engineer
12 5 (3.42%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (55.48%) Web Services
2 49 (33.56%) LAMP
3 33 (22.60%) HTML
3 33 (22.60%) J2EE
4 17 (11.64%) jQuery
5 16 (10.96%) Ajax
5 16 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (10.27%) Spring
6 15 (10.27%) Hibernate
7 13 (8.90%) WebSockets
7 13 (8.90%) Spring MVC
7 13 (8.90%) Swing
7 13 (8.90%) JSP
7 13 (8.90%) Servlets
8 7 (4.79%) JSON
9 5 (3.42%) SOAP
9 5 (3.42%) JMS
9 5 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (2.74%) Gherkin
10 4 (2.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.07%) Life Science
2 21 (14.38%) Client/Server
2 21 (14.38%) N-Tier
3 17 (11.64%) Open Source
4 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
6 10 (6.85%) Chemistry
6 10 (6.85%) Biology
6 10 (6.85%) Biotechnology
6 10 (6.85%) Visualisation
7 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (5.48%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.74%) User Experience
9 4 (2.74%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.37%) DTV
11 1 (0.68%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 61 (41.78%) Windows
2 39 (26.71%) Linux
3 20 (13.70%) Mac OS X
3 20 (13.70%) Solaris
4 11 (7.53%) UNIX
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (76.03%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (57.53%) Test Automation
3 47 (32.19%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (28.77%) Load Testing
5 40 (27.40%) Automated Testing
5 40 (27.40%) Software Engineering
6 37 (25.34%) Test Strategy
6 37 (25.34%) Workflow
7 34 (23.29%) Test Management
8 33 (22.60%) Software Testing
9 30 (20.55%) Test Scripting
9 30 (20.55%) Manual Testing
10 28 (19.18%) Mentoring
11 27 (18.49%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (17.81%) Performance Testing
12 26 (17.81%) Scrum
13 22 (15.07%) Unit Testing
14 18 (12.33%) OO
14 18 (12.33%) Information Assurance
15 17 (11.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 101 (69.18%) Java
2 93 (63.70%) SQL
3 64 (43.84%) PHP
4 60 (41.10%) JavaScript
5 34 (23.29%) Ruby
5 34 (23.29%) C#
5 34 (23.29%) Python
6 22 (15.07%) PL/SQL
7 16 (10.96%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.11%) Perl
9 5 (3.42%) Tcl
10 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.05%) C
10 3 (2.05%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (17.12%) ISEB
2 24 (16.44%) Degree
3 17 (11.64%) ISTQB
4 13 (8.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (6.85%) PhD
6 4 (2.74%) CSQA
7 3 (2.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (41.78%) QA
2 10 (6.85%) GLP
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) vSphere
1 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (21.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.05%) cPanel
2 3 (2.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (19.18%) Oracle
2 22 (15.07%) HP
3 20 (13.70%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.37%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Capita
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.68%) Temenos
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
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