The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 86 101 82
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.54% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.50% 1.57% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £38,500 £47,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +131.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,750 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,200 £20,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.10% +34.55%
JMeter
Wales

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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
109 254 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.85% 21.45% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 97 240 76
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,582 £30,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JMeter across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JMeter
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JMeter across the South Wales region.

JMeter Salary Trend in South Wales

JMeter
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Newport +18 4 £39,250 -17.36%
JMeter
Wales

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Load Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) JPA
3 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) Java EE
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) JSF
4 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) IBM

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) JasperReports
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) TestLink
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (36.36%) Programmer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Programmer
1 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) JPA
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) JSF
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
2 4 (36.36%) Java EE
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE 5
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) DTV
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Load Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Bug Management
6 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Korn
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Perforce