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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 230 213 204
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 22 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.80% 2.14% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 0
Average salary £33,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
1225 1075 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.73% 17.28% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 931 758
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 0 13 £32,500 - 5
Gloucestershire -5 4 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Dorset - 3 £57,500 -
Somerset +12 1 - -
Bristol -16 1 £50,000 +29.87% 1
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) Selenium
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle
4 15 (57.69%) Linux
5 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) Web Services
7 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
8 10 (38.46%) Retail
9 9 (34.62%) Windows
9 9 (34.62%) SOAP
9 9 (34.62%) QA
9 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
9 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (30.77%) NeoLoad
10 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
10 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (30.77%) Spring
10 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
10 8 (30.77%) Java EE
10 8 (30.77%) JUnit
10 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
10 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
10 8 (30.77%) C#
11 7 (26.92%) EJB
11 7 (26.92%) OO
11 7 (26.92%) Eclipse
11 7 (26.92%) NetBeans

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Selenium
2 8 (30.77%) JUnit
2 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 8 (30.77%) NeoLoad
3 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) Eclipse
3 7 (26.92%) NetBeans
3 7 (26.92%) Maven
3 7 (26.92%) Hudson
4 5 (19.23%) Ant
5 4 (15.38%) JIRA
6 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
7 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 2 (7.69%) Calabash
7 2 (7.69%) eggPlant
7 2 (7.69%) Appium
7 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
7 2 (7.69%) Subversion
8 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
8 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (38.46%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Tester
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Junior
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) SOAP
3 8 (30.77%) Spring
3 8 (30.77%) Java EE
4 7 (26.92%) JPA
4 7 (26.92%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (26.92%) JSF
4 7 (26.92%) EJB
5 4 (15.38%) .NET
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (15.38%) WCF
5 4 (15.38%) WPF
5 4 (15.38%) WinForms
6 3 (11.54%) RESTful
6 3 (11.54%) REST
6 3 (11.54%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) Servlets
7 2 (7.69%) OSGi
8 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 7 (26.92%) OO
5 7 (26.92%) BDD
5 7 (26.92%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
6 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Test Planning
7 5 (19.23%) System Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) C
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
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