The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 226 194 208
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 12 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 1.91% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 10
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,000 £35,000
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1090 890 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.53% 17.49% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 920 795 655
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,000
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 West

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JMeter
Salary Trend in the South West

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

JMeter Salary Trend in the South West

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JMeter Salary Histogram in the South West

JMeter
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South West 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
Wiltshire +2 6 £25,750 -26.42% 1
Bristol -11 4 £38,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 39 (95.12%) Selenium
2 29 (70.73%) Java
3 28 (68.29%) SQL
4 26 (63.41%) Eclipse
4 26 (63.41%) Maven
4 26 (63.41%) Spring
4 26 (63.41%) JPA
5 25 (60.98%) EJB 3.0
5 25 (60.98%) Ant
5 25 (60.98%) EJB
5 25 (60.98%) NetBeans
6 22 (53.66%) Oracle
6 22 (53.66%) Subversion
7 21 (51.22%) Unit Testing
7 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (48.78%) OO
9 19 (46.34%) Web Services
9 19 (46.34%) Performance Testing
9 19 (46.34%) Hudson
9 19 (46.34%) JSF
9 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
10 18 (43.90%) Java EE
11 13 (31.71%) HTML
12 12 (29.27%) Scrum
13 11 (26.83%) FitNesse
14 10 (24.39%) QA
14 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
14 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
15 9 (21.95%) WebDriver
15 9 (21.95%) C

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (4.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (95.12%) Selenium
2 26 (63.41%) Eclipse
2 26 (63.41%) Maven
3 25 (60.98%) Ant
3 25 (60.98%) NetBeans
4 22 (53.66%) Subversion
5 19 (46.34%) Hudson
5 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
6 11 (26.83%) FitNesse
7 9 (21.95%) WebDriver
7 9 (21.95%) Ranorex
8 6 (14.63%) SoapUI
9 5 (12.20%) WATIR
10 4 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (7.32%) TestComplete
11 3 (7.32%) WatiN
11 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
12 1 (2.44%) QUnit
12 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
12 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 26 (63.41%) Java Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
4 15 (36.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (31.71%) Tester
6 7 (17.07%) QA Tester
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Tester
8 4 (9.76%) Junior Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Junior
8 4 (9.76%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (9.76%) Automation Tester
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Automation Tester
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Tester
9 3 (7.32%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Senior QA Tester
9 3 (7.32%) Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
9 3 (7.32%) Graduate
9 3 (7.32%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) Spring
1 26 (63.41%) JPA
2 25 (60.98%) EJB 3.0
2 25 (60.98%) EJB
3 19 (46.34%) Web Services
3 19 (46.34%) JSF
4 18 (43.90%) Java EE
5 13 (31.71%) HTML
6 9 (21.95%) XML
7 8 (19.51%) SOAP
7 8 (19.51%) Java EE 5
8 5 (12.20%) GWT
8 5 (12.20%) OSGi
8 5 (12.20%) Servlets
9 4 (9.76%) HTML5
10 3 (7.32%) J2EE
10 3 (7.32%) Silverlight
11 2 (4.88%) .NET
11 2 (4.88%) CSS
11 2 (4.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
1 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Android
1 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.76%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (51.22%) Unit Testing
2 20 (48.78%) OO
3 19 (46.34%) Performance Testing
4 12 (29.27%) Scrum
5 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
6 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
6 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.63%) Coaching
7 6 (14.63%) Automation Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Test Strategy
7 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Multithreading
9 4 (9.76%) BDD
9 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.76%) Information Security
10 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Pair Programming
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) C
3 9 (21.95%) C#
4 8 (19.51%) C++
4 8 (19.51%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) Ruby
5 7 (17.07%) Perl
6 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.20%) PHP
8 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
2 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Compuware
4 1 (2.44%) Empirix
4 1 (2.44%) Zend
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