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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 72 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 22 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.79% 0.36% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.43% 1.97% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 1
Average salary £34,000 £30,565 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.23% -1.40%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
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
211 203 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.17% 18.03% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 183 189 139
Average salary £36,779 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.08% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

JMeter Salary Histogram 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 30 June 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
Newport - 15 £34,000 -
Cardiff 0 7 £40,500 +32.50%
JMeter
Wales

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 24 (82.76%) Java
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (82.76%) Selenium
2 17 (58.62%) Scrum
3 13 (44.83%) Maven
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
3 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
4 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) Advertising
6 9 (31.03%) Oracle
6 9 (31.03%) Web Services
7 8 (27.59%) Automation Testing
8 7 (24.14%) BDD
8 7 (24.14%) Java EE
8 7 (24.14%) TDD
8 7 (24.14%) ISEB
8 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
8 7 (24.14%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
9 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
9 6 (20.69%) Artifactory
10 5 (17.24%) RESTful
10 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (17.24%) Hudson
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (6.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Selenium
2 13 (44.83%) Maven
2 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
3 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
4 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (20.69%) Artifactory
5 5 (17.24%) Hudson
5 5 (17.24%) NetBeans
6 2 (6.90%) Ant
6 2 (6.90%) JUnit
6 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.90%) JIRA
6 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (34.48%) Advertising
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Tester
2 8 (27.59%) Test Leader
3 7 (24.14%) Automation Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Team Leader
4 5 (17.24%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Automated Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Tester
6 2 (6.90%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) Web Services
3 7 (24.14%) Java EE
4 5 (17.24%) RESTful
4 5 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) JSF
6 2 (6.90%) JPA
6 2 (6.90%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) EJB
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
7 1 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Scrum
3 8 (27.59%) Automation Testing
4 7 (24.14%) BDD
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.34%) Line Management
8 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Workflow
9 2 (6.90%) SOA
9 2 (6.90%) Test-First Development
9 2 (6.90%) Coaching
9 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISEB
2 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (10.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft