The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 629 674 692
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +18
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 262 207 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.49% 1.25% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 212 142 184
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +32.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17600 16623 17221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.93% 15.42% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14890 13822 15154
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 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
England +39 249 £45,000 -10.00% 18
London -15 108 £52,500 -4.54% 9
South East +22 73 £45,000 -3.22% 2
Surrey +38 47 £45,000 - 2
City of London +29 38 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Leatherhead - 23 £45,000 - 1
East of England -4 21 £38,500 -0.64% 2
Yorkshire -7 20 £36,500 -27.00% 4
West Midlands -3 16 £45,000 -18.18%
North Yorkshire - 16 £37,500 - 3
Warwickshire - 15 £45,000 -
York - 15 £37,500 - 2
Hampshire -8 13 £42,500 +44.06%
Winchester - 13 £42,500 -
Essex - 12 £38,500 - 1
Colchester - 12 £38,500 -
Guildford - 9 £60,000 - 1
Warwick - 8 £45,000 -
Chertsey - 7 £30,000 -
Scotland +16 6 £36,500 -5.19% 1
North West -14 6 £37,500 - 1
Chester +6 5 £37,500 -
Cheshire 0 5 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £45,000 -
Berkshire +3 4 - -
Cambridge +1 4 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £37,500 -3.22% 1
South West -29 4 £23,000 -34.75%
Reading - 4 - -

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 401 (69.50%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (64.82%) Selenium
3 256 (44.37%) Java
4 243 (42.11%) QA
5 219 (37.95%) SQL
6 215 (37.26%) Test Automation
7 187 (32.41%) Performance Testing
8 165 (28.60%) Web Services
9 158 (27.38%) JIRA
10 157 (27.21%) TDD
11 154 (26.69%) JavaScript
11 154 (26.69%) Test Scripting
12 144 (24.96%) WebDriver
13 128 (22.18%) Scrum
14 127 (22.01%) BDD
15 122 (21.14%) Open Source
16 120 (20.80%) Linux
16 120 (20.80%) QuickTest Pro
17 118 (20.45%) LoadRunner
17 118 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
18 116 (20.10%) Windows
19 115 (19.93%) Cucumber
20 113 (19.58%) HP
20 113 (19.58%) Automated Testing
21 107 (18.54%) Oracle
22 105 (18.20%) JUnit
23 104 (18.02%) SoapUI
24 98 (16.98%) MySQL
25 96 (16.64%) Manual Testing
26 94 (16.29%) C#

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 63 (10.92%) Tomcat
2 45 (7.80%) JBoss
3 44 (7.63%) Apache
4 31 (5.37%) WebSphere
5 23 (3.99%) IIS
6 13 (2.25%) Confluence
7 12 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (1.73%) Liferay
9 8 (1.39%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.21%) Drupal
11 5 (0.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (0.87%) CMS
11 5 (0.87%) Node.js
12 4 (0.69%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.69%) WordPress
12 4 (0.69%) nginx
12 4 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.35%) ATG Dynamo
13 2 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 45 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.04%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.35%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.20%) SaaS
2 12 (2.08%) Rackspace Cloud
2 12 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.33%) HTTP
1 25 (4.33%) Internet
2 11 (1.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.91%) SMTP
3 10 (1.73%) DNS
4 9 (1.56%) LDAP
5 7 (1.21%) Firewall
6 6 (1.04%) SSL
7 4 (0.69%) POP3
7 4 (0.69%) ICMP
7 4 (0.69%) Network Security
8 3 (0.52%) Wireless
8 3 (0.52%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.17%) SMS
9 1 (0.17%) FTP
9 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (16.98%) MySQL
2 51 (8.84%) SQL Server
3 35 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.33%) Big Data
5 20 (3.47%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.95%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.25%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.21%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.87%) DB2
11 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.17%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.17%) Redis
13 1 (0.17%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 374 (64.82%) Selenium
2 158 (27.38%) JIRA
3 144 (24.96%) WebDriver
4 120 (20.80%) QuickTest Pro
5 118 (20.45%) LoadRunner
6 115 (19.93%) Cucumber
7 105 (18.20%) JUnit
8 104 (18.02%) SoapUI
9 89 (15.42%) Jenkins
10 58 (10.05%) Maven
11 48 (8.32%) TeamCity
11 48 (8.32%) Git (software)
12 42 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 41 (7.11%) LoadUI
14 37 (6.41%) eggPlant
15 34 (5.89%) TestNG
15 34 (5.89%) Ant
16 32 (5.55%) NUnit
17 31 (5.37%) Eclipse
17 31 (5.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 81 (14.04%) Finance
2 40 (6.93%) Banking
3 27 (4.68%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.64%) Retail
5 15 (2.60%) Games
5 15 (2.60%) Advertising
6 12 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.56%) Marketing
8 7 (1.21%) Publishing
9 6 (1.04%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.87%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.87%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.69%) Legal
11 4 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.52%) Back Office
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.35%) French Language
13 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 136 (23.57%) Tester
2 109 (18.89%) Analyst
3 90 (15.60%) Test Analyst
4 76 (13.17%) Developer
5 65 (11.27%) Test Engineer
6 56 (9.71%) QA Engineer
7 55 (9.53%) Java Developer
8 40 (6.93%) Performance Analyst
9 39 (6.76%) Performance Tester
10 38 (6.59%) Senior Tester
11 35 (6.07%) Software Tester
12 34 (5.89%) Consultant
13 33 (5.72%) Automation Engineer
14 32 (5.55%) Performance Test Analyst
14 32 (5.55%) Test Manager
15 30 (5.20%) Senior QA Engineer
16 29 (5.03%) Test Leader
17 24 (4.16%) Test Team Leader
17 24 (4.16%) Team Leader
18 23 (3.99%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (28.60%) Web Services
2 79 (13.69%) HTML
3 66 (11.44%) SOAP
4 61 (10.57%) J2EE
5 57 (9.88%) REST
6 56 (9.71%) Spring
7 40 (6.93%) Hibernate
8 39 (6.76%) XML
9 36 (6.24%) Gherkin
10 35 (6.07%) LAMP
11 34 (5.89%) .NET
12 33 (5.72%) JMS
12 33 (5.72%) Ajax
13 32 (5.55%) CSS
13 32 (5.55%) JPA
14 30 (5.20%) JSON
15 27 (4.68%) Spring MVC
16 26 (4.51%) jQuery
17 24 (4.16%) AngularJS
18 23 (3.99%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 122 (21.14%) Open Source
2 47 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (7.28%) Computer Science
4 40 (6.93%) Mobile App
5 37 (6.41%) Client/Server
6 36 (6.24%) N-Tier
7 31 (5.37%) Life Science
8 29 (5.03%) Management Information System
9 24 (4.16%) Mathematics
10 21 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (2.77%) Visualisation
12 14 (2.43%) Chemistry
12 14 (2.43%) Biology
13 13 (2.25%) User Experience
14 12 (2.08%) Replication
14 12 (2.08%) Statistics
15 11 (1.91%) Mobile Banking
16 10 (1.73%) Video on Demand
16 10 (1.73%) Online Games
16 10 (1.73%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 120 (20.80%) Linux
2 116 (20.10%) Windows
3 68 (11.79%) UNIX
4 32 (5.55%) Android
4 32 (5.55%) Apple iOS
5 29 (5.03%) Mac OS X
6 26 (4.51%) Solaris
7 4 (0.69%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (69.50%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (37.26%) Test Automation
3 187 (32.41%) Performance Testing
4 157 (27.21%) TDD
5 154 (26.69%) Test Scripting
6 128 (22.18%) Scrum
7 127 (22.01%) BDD
8 118 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
9 113 (19.58%) Automated Testing
10 96 (16.64%) Manual Testing
11 89 (15.42%) Test Management
12 83 (14.38%) Load Testing
12 83 (14.38%) Test Strategy
13 68 (11.79%) Software Engineering
14 67 (11.61%) Automation Testing
15 65 (11.27%) Software Testing
16 60 (10.40%) Mentoring
17 46 (7.97%) Test Planning
17 46 (7.97%) E-Commerce
18 45 (7.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 256 (44.37%) Java
2 219 (37.95%) SQL
3 154 (26.69%) JavaScript
4 94 (16.29%) C#
5 65 (11.27%) PHP
6 43 (7.45%) Python
7 42 (7.28%) PL/SQL
8 39 (6.76%) Ruby
9 31 (5.37%) Shell Script
10 27 (4.68%) C++
11 21 (3.64%) C
12 20 (3.47%) Groovy
13 14 (2.43%) Perl
14 7 (1.21%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.04%) Korn
16 5 (0.87%) VB
16 5 (0.87%) Clojure
17 4 (0.69%) Tcl
17 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 84 (14.56%) Degree
2 73 (12.65%) ISEB
3 37 (6.41%) ISTQB
4 23 (3.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.77%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.73%) PhD
8 8 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.52%) HP AIS
9 3 (0.52%) HP ASE
9 3 (0.52%) CSQA
10 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (42.11%) QA
2 10 (1.73%) GLP
3 4 (0.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.56%) vSphere
3 7 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.69%) Varnish
5 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 92 (15.94%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.21%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (0.69%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.69%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.69%) HAProxy
5 3 (0.52%) CA LISA
5 3 (0.52%) cPanel
6 2 (0.35%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.35%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.35%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.17%) Nagios
7 1 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 113 (19.58%) HP
2 107 (18.54%) Oracle
3 65 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 21 (3.64%) IBM
5 18 (3.12%) VMware
6 11 (1.91%) SOASTA, Inc
7 10 (1.73%) Siebel
8 8 (1.39%) Google
8 8 (1.39%) Green Hat
9 7 (1.21%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.04%) Citrix
10 6 (1.04%) SAP
11 5 (0.87%) CA
12 4 (0.69%) Lotus
12 4 (0.69%) Cisco
12 4 (0.69%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.69%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.52%) Seapine
13 3 (0.52%) Appcelerator
13 3 (0.52%) Sun
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Company Car + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
UK - London, Manchester, Preston, Bristol
Guru Careers
Salary: £35 - 45k (DOE) + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago