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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 362 393 424
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +31
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 78 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.27% 1.15% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61 32 20
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 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
3441 2872 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.64% 13.60% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2501 2851
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +37 49 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Hampshire +10 22 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Berkshire -3 3 £37,500 -40.00%
Oxfordshire +6 1 £50,000 - 1
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 99 (68.28%) Selenium
2 83 (57.24%) Java
2 83 (57.24%) SQL
3 71 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (44.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 63 (43.45%) Oracle
6 59 (40.69%) Degree
7 58 (40.00%) Performance Testing
8 57 (39.31%) PL/SQL
9 56 (38.62%) Windows
10 53 (36.55%) Automated Testing
11 52 (35.86%) Test Scripting
12 45 (31.03%) Test Automation
13 44 (30.34%) Manual Testing
13 44 (30.34%) LoadRunner
14 40 (27.59%) ISEB
15 39 (26.90%) Web Services
16 38 (26.21%) MySQL
16 38 (26.21%) Life Science
16 38 (26.21%) Test Management
17 37 (25.52%) J2EE
17 37 (25.52%) Linux
18 32 (22.07%) WebDriver
19 31 (21.38%) SoapUI
19 31 (21.38%) Oracle Database
19 31 (21.38%) C#
20 30 (20.69%) JUnit
21 29 (20.00%) QA
22 27 (18.62%) UNIX
22 27 (18.62%) Mathematics

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.76%) Confluence
2 2 (1.38%) Apache
2 2 (1.38%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (1.38%) Drupal
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.69%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.66%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.52%) SSL
2 8 (5.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.69%) ASN.1
3 1 (0.69%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.69%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.21%) MySQL
2 31 (21.38%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.07%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 99 (68.28%) Selenium
2 64 (44.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 44 (30.34%) LoadRunner
4 32 (22.07%) WebDriver
5 31 (21.38%) SoapUI
6 30 (20.69%) JUnit
7 25 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (15.86%) TestNG
9 21 (14.48%) Visual Studio
10 18 (12.41%) JIRA
11 17 (11.72%) Ant
12 13 (8.97%) WinRunner
12 13 (8.97%) Jenkins
13 12 (8.28%) eggPlant
14 6 (4.14%) Cucumber
15 4 (2.76%) TeamCity
16 2 (1.38%) Hudson
16 2 (1.38%) SpecFlow
16 2 (1.38%) jMock
16 2 (1.38%) LoadUI
General
1 17 (11.72%) Finance
2 14 (9.66%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.45%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Marketing
4 4 (2.76%) Electronics
4 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (53.10%) Tester
2 47 (32.41%) Senior Tester
3 34 (23.45%) Software Tester
4 28 (19.31%) Analyst
4 28 (19.31%) Test Analyst
5 26 (17.93%) Senior Software Tester
6 15 (10.34%) Performance Tester
7 14 (9.66%) QA Engineer
8 13 (8.97%) Agile Test Analyst
8 13 (8.97%) Team Leader
8 13 (8.97%) Test Team Leader
9 12 (8.28%) Senior Technical Tester
9 12 (8.28%) Performance Analyst
9 12 (8.28%) Technical Tester
9 12 (8.28%) Performance Test Analyst
10 10 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
10 10 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
11 8 (5.52%) Test Engineer
11 8 (5.52%) Automation Engineer
11 8 (5.52%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (26.90%) Web Services
2 37 (25.52%) J2EE
3 15 (10.34%) .NET
4 9 (6.21%) LAMP
4 9 (6.21%) Ajax
5 7 (4.83%) Middleware
6 5 (3.45%) JSON
6 5 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (3.45%) HTML
6 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.45%) XML
6 5 (3.45%) XSLT
7 4 (2.76%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.38%) REST
8 2 (1.38%) JMS
8 2 (1.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.21%) Life Science
2 27 (18.62%) Mathematics
3 25 (17.24%) Open Source
3 25 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 21 (14.48%) Chemistry
4 21 (14.48%) Biology
5 17 (11.72%) Visualisation
5 17 (11.72%) Client/Server
6 16 (11.03%) N-Tier
7 13 (8.97%) Physics
7 13 (8.97%) Statistics
8 8 (5.52%) Biotechnology
9 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.76%) DTV
11 1 (0.69%) GIS
11 1 (0.69%) Replication
11 1 (0.69%) Clustering
11 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 56 (38.62%) Windows
2 37 (25.52%) Linux
3 27 (18.62%) UNIX
4 25 (17.24%) Solaris
4 25 (17.24%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.45%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.69%) Debian
6 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) CentOS
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (48.97%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 53 (36.55%) Automated Testing
4 52 (35.86%) Test Scripting
5 45 (31.03%) Test Automation
6 44 (30.34%) Manual Testing
7 38 (26.21%) Test Management
8 24 (16.55%) BDD
9 22 (15.17%) Software Engineering
10 20 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (12.41%) Unit Testing
12 17 (11.72%) Software Testing
13 15 (10.34%) Load Testing
13 15 (10.34%) TDD
14 13 (8.97%) Mentoring
15 9 (6.21%) Scrum
15 9 (6.21%) E-Commerce
16 8 (5.52%) Bioinformatics
17 7 (4.83%) Automation Testing
18 6 (4.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 83 (57.24%) Java
1 83 (57.24%) SQL
2 57 (39.31%) PL/SQL
3 31 (21.38%) C#
4 23 (15.86%) Python
5 17 (11.72%) Shell Script
6 13 (8.97%) PHP
7 7 (4.83%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.14%) Ruby
9 5 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.45%) VBScript
10 4 (2.76%) Perl
11 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (40.69%) Degree
2 40 (27.59%) ISEB
3 22 (15.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (11.03%) ISTQB
5 10 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.90%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.52%) PhD
7 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.00%) QA
2 8 (5.52%) GLP
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (16.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.07%) Puppet
3 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (43.45%) Oracle
2 25 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.10%) HP
4 8 (5.52%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.45%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.76%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) Siebel
7 1 (0.69%) Citrix
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
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
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago