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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 232 169 221
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +52
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 5 60 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.082% 1.10% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 6.09% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 49 4
Average salary £42,750 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% +11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
1131 986 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.58% 18.13% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 995 858 643
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
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 31 March 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
Gloucestershire -9 5 £42,750 +22.14%
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 9 (90.00%) Web Services
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (70.00%) IIS
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) WPF
3 7 (70.00%) WinForms
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (70.00%) NeoLoad
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Requirements Management
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (50.00%) Visualisation

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (70.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (70.00%) NeoLoad
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) WinForms
2 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) AWK
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) New Relic