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 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 226 208 210
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 18 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.45% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 2.68% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 2
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
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
1165 1046 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.35% 16.91% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 992 919 723
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,800 £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 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 30 June 2015.

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 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
Wiltshire -12 8 £32,000 -8.57% 4
Gloucestershire -10 5 £45,000 +33.33%
Dorset - 3 £57,500 -
Somerset +16 1 - -
Bristol -16 1 £50,000 +29.87%
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) Java
3 15 (65.22%) Oracle
4 14 (60.87%) Linux
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) Selenium
7 11 (47.83%) Performance Testing
7 11 (47.83%) Web Services
7 11 (47.83%) Windows
8 10 (43.48%) WebLogic
8 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
8 10 (43.48%) C#
8 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
8 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
8 10 (43.48%) NeoLoad
9 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
9 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (34.78%) SOAP
10 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
11 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
11 7 (30.43%) QA
11 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
11 7 (30.43%) Retail
12 6 (26.09%) WinForms
12 6 (26.09%) .NET
12 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
12 6 (26.09%) IIS
12 6 (26.09%) JUnit
12 6 (26.09%) OO

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) WebLogic
2 6 (26.09%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio
2 10 (43.48%) NeoLoad
3 6 (26.09%) JUnit
4 5 (21.74%) JIRA
5 4 (17.39%) Hudson
5 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
5 4 (17.39%) NetBeans
5 4 (17.39%) Maven
5 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
6 3 (13.04%) Ant
6 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
7 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
7 2 (8.70%) Subversion
7 2 (8.70%) Calabash
7 2 (8.70%) eggPlant
7 2 (8.70%) Appium
7 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
8 1 (4.35%) Geb
8 1 (4.35%) Spock
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Test Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Web Services
2 8 (34.78%) SOAP
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) WinForms
3 6 (26.09%) WCF
3 6 (26.09%) WPF
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) Java EE
5 4 (17.39%) JSF
5 4 (17.39%) EJB
5 4 (17.39%) JPA
5 4 (17.39%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (8.70%) RESTful
6 2 (8.70%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) Servlets
7 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.35%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Performance Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
4 6 (26.09%) OO
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) C
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
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