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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 241 212 211
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -1
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 4 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.064% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 2.23% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 15
Average salary £23,000 £35,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.75% +5.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +32.85%
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
1073 1031 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.09% 17.70% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 939 893 736
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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
Dorset -14 2 - -
Bristol -10 1 £23,000 -60.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Selenium
3 9 (60.00%) Eclipse
4 8 (53.33%) Java
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
5 7 (46.67%) Spring
5 7 (46.67%) Maven
5 7 (46.67%) JPA
6 6 (40.00%) Ant
6 6 (40.00%) EJB
6 6 (40.00%) OO
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) NetBeans
6 6 (40.00%) QA
6 6 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
6 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (33.33%) C
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (33.33%) Subversion
7 5 (33.33%) JSF
7 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Hudson
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) SOAP
8 4 (26.67%) XML

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (46.67%) Maven
4 6 (40.00%) NetBeans
4 6 (40.00%) Ant
4 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (33.33%) Subversion
5 5 (33.33%) Hudson
6 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (20.00%) FitNesse
6 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (13.33%) WATIR
7 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (13.33%) JUnit
8 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
8 1 (6.67%) JIRA
8 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
8 1 (6.67%) WatiN
8 1 (6.67%) NeoLoad
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Graduate
4 3 (20.00%) Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) JPA
3 6 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
3 6 (40.00%) EJB
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) JSF
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Java EE
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) GWT
6 3 (20.00%) Servlets
6 3 (20.00%) Java EE 5
6 3 (20.00%) OSGi
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) Struts
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) Middleware
8 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) RIA
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (13.33%) AWK
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) PHP5
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (13.33%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
3 1 (6.67%) New Relic
3 1 (6.67%) Compuware
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Empirix