The first table below looks at the demand for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 586 688 692
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +4
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 328 193 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 1.19% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 300 166 155
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18815 16256 16910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.34% 14.94% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15856 13874 14676
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JMeter
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JMeter within the UK.

JMeter Salary Trend in the UK

JMeter
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 within the UK.

JMeter Salary Histogram in the UK

JMeter
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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
England +101 321 £47,500 -2.06% 47
London +1 163 £50,000 - 21
South East +56 77 £45,000 -1.63% 13
City of London +5 50 £52,500 - 9
Surrey +52 49 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Leeds -9 26 £45,000 +20.00% 2
West Yorkshire -14 26 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire -22 26 £45,000 +20.00% 3
South West -1 25 £38,500 - 1
Wiltshire +3 14 £32,500 - 1
East of England -3 13 £39,000 +7.58% 5
Chippenham - 13 £32,500 - 1
North West +3 10 £39,500 +31.66% 1
Oxfordshire +13 9 £50,000 -
Hampshire -6 9 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Manchester - 9 £39,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +5 8 £39,000 +30.00% 1
Winchester - 8 £38,750 - 2
Luton - 8 £39,000 - 1
Bristol -10 7 £38,500 -
Guildford - 7 £50,000 -
Berkshire +12 5 £50,000 +7.52% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £45,000 - 1
Wales -1 4 £30,565 -7.37% 2
South Wales -4 4 £30,565 -7.37% 2
Cardiff - 4 £30,565 - 2
Scotland -25 3 - - 1
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 - 2
Birmingham - 3 £50,000 - 1

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 412 (70.07%) Selenium
2 335 (56.97%) Java
3 230 (39.12%) SQL
4 219 (37.24%) Performance Testing
5 188 (31.97%) Test Automation
6 187 (31.80%) Oracle
7 175 (29.76%) QA
8 169 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
9 153 (26.02%) BDD
10 148 (25.17%) Test Scripting
11 143 (24.32%) JUnit
12 140 (23.81%) WebDriver
13 139 (23.64%) Open Source
14 137 (23.30%) Web Services
15 130 (22.11%) QuickTest Pro
16 129 (21.94%) LoadRunner
17 123 (20.92%) Cucumber
18 120 (20.41%) Spring
19 119 (20.24%) Scrum
20 117 (19.90%) Maven
21 114 (19.39%) Automated Testing
21 114 (19.39%) Jenkins
22 112 (19.05%) TDD
22 112 (19.05%) Linux
23 103 (17.52%) Hudson
24 102 (17.35%) Finance
24 102 (17.35%) HTML
25 99 (16.84%) Subversion
26 98 (16.67%) JavaScript
27 96 (16.33%) Degree

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 56 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 30 (5.10%) WebLogic
3 24 (4.08%) Apache
4 21 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.87%) IIS
6 9 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.02%) Drupal
7 6 (1.02%) Confluence
8 5 (0.85%) Liferay
8 5 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.85%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.51%) ATG Dynamo
10 3 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.51%) Node.js
11 2 (0.34%) WordPress
11 2 (0.34%) nginx
11 2 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.34%) CMS
12 1 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 11 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (1.87%) Magento
2 4 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.23%) SaaS
2 13 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.53%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.59%) Internet
2 23 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.72%) HTTP
4 11 (1.87%) DNS
4 11 (1.87%) SMTP
5 9 (1.53%) Firewall
6 5 (0.85%) SSL
7 3 (0.51%) LDAP
8 2 (0.34%) Network Security
8 2 (0.34%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.34%) ICMP
8 2 (0.34%) POP3
8 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.17%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.17%) ASN.1
9 1 (0.17%) SCCP
9 1 (0.17%) CDMA
9 1 (0.17%) GSM
9 1 (0.17%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.22%) MySQL
1 66 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 63 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 39 (6.63%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.27%) Oracle ODI
5 19 (3.23%) Big Data
6 18 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (2.72%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.02%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.85%) DB2
10 5 (0.85%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.51%) Redis
12 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.34%) Riak
12 2 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.17%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 412 (70.07%) Selenium
2 143 (24.32%) JUnit
3 140 (23.81%) WebDriver
4 130 (22.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 129 (21.94%) LoadRunner
6 123 (20.92%) Cucumber
7 117 (19.90%) Maven
8 114 (19.39%) Jenkins
9 103 (17.52%) Hudson
10 99 (16.84%) Subversion
11 86 (14.63%) SoapUI
12 80 (13.61%) Ant
13 76 (12.93%) JIRA
14 73 (12.41%) Eclipse
15 56 (9.52%) NetBeans
16 44 (7.48%) Visual Studio
17 37 (6.29%) JBehave
18 36 (6.12%) LoadUI
19 35 (5.95%) Git (software)
20 29 (4.93%) SpecFlow
General
1 102 (17.35%) Finance
2 33 (5.61%) Retail
3 20 (3.40%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.40%) Banking
4 16 (2.72%) Marketing
5 7 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.02%) Publishing
7 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.68%) Advertising
8 4 (0.68%) Law
8 4 (0.68%) Legal
8 4 (0.68%) Games
8 4 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.51%) Electronics
9 3 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.34%) French Language
10 2 (0.34%) Polish Language
10 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 172 (29.25%) Tester
2 150 (25.51%) Analyst
3 113 (19.22%) Developer
4 105 (17.86%) Test Analyst
5 91 (15.48%) Java Developer
6 68 (11.56%) Senior Tester
7 47 (7.99%) Senior Developer
8 45 (7.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 45 (7.65%) QA Engineer
9 40 (6.80%) Software Tester
9 40 (6.80%) Test Engineer
10 36 (6.12%) Performance Tester
10 36 (6.12%) Technical Tester
11 32 (5.44%) QA Tester
12 31 (5.27%) Automation Test Analyst
12 31 (5.27%) Automation Analyst
13 30 (5.10%) Performance Analyst
14 28 (4.76%) Automation Tester
14 28 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
15 27 (4.59%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (23.30%) Web Services
2 120 (20.41%) Spring
3 102 (17.35%) HTML
4 77 (13.10%) CSS
5 71 (12.07%) .NET
5 71 (12.07%) JPA
6 65 (11.05%) J2EE
7 64 (10.88%) XML
8 63 (10.71%) Hibernate
9 62 (10.54%) EJB
9 62 (10.54%) Java EE
10 59 (10.03%) EJB 3.0
11 55 (9.35%) JSF
12 54 (9.18%) SOAP
13 46 (7.82%) REST
14 40 (6.80%) Gherkin
15 33 (5.61%) JMS
16 32 (5.44%) Grails
16 32 (5.44%) Struts
17 30 (5.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 139 (23.64%) Open Source
2 30 (5.10%) Mobile App
3 25 (4.25%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.06%) Life Science
5 17 (2.89%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.04%) iPhone
7 12 (2.04%) iPad
7 12 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.87%) Statistics
8 11 (1.87%) Physics
8 11 (1.87%) Chemistry
8 11 (1.87%) Biology
9 10 (1.70%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (1.19%) Social Media
11 7 (1.19%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.19%) Blog
12 4 (0.68%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.68%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 112 (19.05%) Linux
2 63 (10.71%) Windows
3 49 (8.33%) UNIX
4 39 (6.63%) Apple iOS
5 35 (5.95%) Android
6 9 (1.53%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.53%) Solaris
7 5 (0.85%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.34%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (37.24%) Performance Testing
2 188 (31.97%) Test Automation
3 169 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (26.02%) BDD
5 148 (25.17%) Test Scripting
6 119 (20.24%) Scrum
7 114 (19.39%) Automated Testing
8 112 (19.05%) TDD
9 89 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (12.59%) Unit Testing
11 72 (12.24%) E-Commerce
11 72 (12.24%) OO
12 58 (9.86%) Software Testing
13 56 (9.52%) SOA
14 53 (9.01%) Test Strategy
15 45 (7.65%) Manual Testing
16 44 (7.48%) MVC
17 41 (6.97%) Load Testing
17 41 (6.97%) Automation Testing
18 40 (6.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 335 (56.97%) Java
2 230 (39.12%) SQL
3 98 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 87 (14.80%) C#
5 63 (10.71%) Python
6 46 (7.82%) PL/SQL
7 42 (7.14%) Groovy
8 33 (5.61%) Perl
8 33 (5.61%) Ruby
9 31 (5.27%) T-SQL
10 27 (4.59%) PHP
11 23 (3.91%) C++
12 16 (2.72%) Shell Script
13 15 (2.55%) C
14 11 (1.87%) VBScript
15 9 (1.53%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.85%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.68%) Korn
18 3 (0.51%) Clojure
18 3 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 96 (16.33%) Degree
2 63 (10.71%) ISEB
3 51 (8.67%) ISTQB
4 20 (3.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (3.40%) Security Cleared
5 18 (3.06%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (0.85%) HND
8 3 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (29.76%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) ISO 9002
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.51%) Varnish
2 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (5.27%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.02%) Puppet
4 3 (0.51%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.34%) OpenSSO
5 2 (0.34%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.34%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.34%) Nagios
5 2 (0.34%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.34%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.17%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.17%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 187 (31.80%) Oracle
2 42 (7.14%) HP
3 34 (5.78%) JBoss
4 19 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 13 (2.21%) IBM
6 10 (1.70%) SAP
7 9 (1.53%) TIBCO
8 7 (1.19%) Citrix
9 6 (1.02%) VMware
10 5 (0.85%) SOASTA, Inc
10 5 (0.85%) Siebel
10 5 (0.85%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.68%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.68%) ATG
11 4 (0.68%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.51%) Green Hat
12 3 (0.51%) BEA
12 3 (0.51%) hybris
12 3 (0.51%) Splunk
12 3 (0.51%) Seapine
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + generous bonus + excellent benefit
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus 10% bonus and excellent benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Dunnhumby
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 10% Bonus + Exceptional Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 7 days ago