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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 591 642 688
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +46
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 323 261 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.86% 1.44% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 247 213 174
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%

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
17377 18136 16257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 16.20% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14595 14832 13860
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015 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 27 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
England +58 307 £50,000 +11.11% 43
London +48 148 £52,500 +16.66% 21
South East +68 96 £50,000 +4.71% 11
Surrey +57 65 £50,000 +13.63% 6
City of London +3 44 £62,500 +38.88% 8
Leatherhead - 29 £50,000 - 2
East of England +29 27 £38,000 -24.00% 4
Guildford +26 23 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +25 19 £38,500 -23.00% 3
Cambridge +24 19 £38,500 -23.00% 3
Yorkshire +9 17 £37,750 -16.72% 5
Hampshire +9 9 £47,500 -
North Yorkshire - 9 - -
York - 9 - -
West Midlands -21 8 £45,000 +2.27%
Buckinghamshire - 8 £38,000 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £38,000 -
Watford +9 7 - -
Berkshire +7 7 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Hertfordshire +7 7 - -
North West +2 7 £37,500 -
Southampton - 7 £60,000 -
South Wales -4 6 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Wales -7 6 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South West -73 6 £42,750 +14.00% 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £42,750 - 1
Wimbledon - 6 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 5 £37,500 -
Middlesex +5 4 £37,000 -32.72% 1
Leeds +2 4 £40,000 -11.76% 3

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (62.46%) Selenium
3 295 (50.34%) Java
4 232 (39.59%) Test Automation
5 225 (38.40%) SQL
6 220 (37.54%) Performance Testing
7 218 (37.20%) QA
8 190 (32.42%) JavaScript
9 179 (30.55%) WebDriver
10 160 (27.30%) Web Services
11 159 (27.13%) JIRA
12 138 (23.55%) TDD
13 135 (23.04%) LoadRunner
13 135 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
14 132 (22.53%) Scrum
15 126 (21.50%) Automated Testing
16 124 (21.16%) Jenkins
17 123 (20.99%) Test Strategy
17 123 (20.99%) Open Source
18 117 (19.97%) BDD
19 112 (19.11%) Finance
20 102 (17.41%) HP
21 101 (17.24%) Test Scripting
22 99 (16.89%) Windows
22 99 (16.89%) PHP
23 98 (16.72%) Load Testing
24 97 (16.55%) QuickTest Pro
25 91 (15.53%) Cucumber
26 88 (15.02%) SoapUI
26 88 (15.02%) Linux

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 54 (9.22%) Tomcat
2 53 (9.04%) Apache
3 25 (4.27%) IIS
3 25 (4.27%) JBoss
4 18 (3.07%) WebLogic
5 16 (2.73%) WebSphere
6 12 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (1.88%) Confluence
8 8 (1.37%) Drupal
9 7 (1.19%) Node.js
9 7 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
11 4 (0.68%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.68%) CMS
12 2 (0.34%) Liferay
Applications
1 45 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Magento
2 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.34%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.56%) SaaS
2 13 (2.22%) GitHub
3 12 (2.05%) Rackspace Cloud
4 8 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.75%) HTTP
2 16 (2.73%) Internet
3 13 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.54%) HTTPS
5 8 (1.37%) DNS
6 4 (0.68%) LDAP
6 4 (0.68%) Wireless
6 4 (0.68%) AMQP
7 2 (0.34%) SSL
8 1 (0.17%) Firewall
8 1 (0.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.07%) MySQL
2 44 (7.51%) Relational Database
3 41 (7.00%) SQL Server
4 37 (6.31%) Oracle Database
5 26 (4.44%) NoSQL
6 24 (4.10%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (1.71%) DB2
9 7 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (1.02%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.68%) Hazelcast
12 3 (0.51%) Big Data
13 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 366 (62.46%) Selenium
2 179 (30.55%) WebDriver
3 159 (27.13%) JIRA
4 135 (23.04%) LoadRunner
5 124 (21.16%) Jenkins
6 97 (16.55%) QuickTest Pro
7 91 (15.53%) Cucumber
8 88 (15.02%) SoapUI
9 81 (13.82%) JUnit
10 50 (8.53%) Git (software)
11 49 (8.36%) TeamCity
12 38 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 38 (6.48%) Eclipse
13 36 (6.14%) Maven
14 30 (5.12%) eggPlant
15 29 (4.95%) LoadUI
16 28 (4.78%) NUnit
17 25 (4.27%) TestNG
18 24 (4.10%) Visual Studio
19 23 (3.92%) Subversion
General
1 112 (19.11%) Finance
2 47 (8.02%) Banking
3 21 (3.58%) Retail
4 14 (2.39%) Advertising
5 12 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.88%) Games
7 9 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.02%) Back Office
9 6 (1.02%) Marketing
10 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.68%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.51%) Automotive
12 3 (0.51%) Electronics
12 3 (0.51%) Legal
13 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.34%) Law
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
14 1 (0.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (20.14%) Tester
2 116 (19.80%) Developer
3 109 (18.60%) Analyst
4 91 (15.53%) Test Analyst
5 67 (11.43%) Test Engineer
6 61 (10.41%) Java Developer
7 47 (8.02%) Consultant
7 47 (8.02%) Automation Tester
8 45 (7.68%) Software Engineer
9 41 (7.00%) Test Manager
10 38 (6.48%) Test Consultant
11 36 (6.14%) QA Engineer
12 34 (5.80%) Performance Tester
13 32 (5.46%) Performance Analyst
14 27 (4.61%) Senior Developer
15 26 (4.44%) Senior QA Engineer
15 26 (4.44%) Performance Test Analyst
16 24 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
17 22 (3.75%) Senior Tester
17 22 (3.75%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (27.30%) Web Services
2 85 (14.51%) HTML
3 69 (11.77%) J2EE
4 66 (11.26%) LAMP
5 63 (10.75%) Spring
6 60 (10.24%) jQuery
7 58 (9.90%) SOAP
8 56 (9.56%) Hibernate
9 47 (8.02%) Ajax
9 47 (8.02%) CSS
10 34 (5.80%) .NET
10 34 (5.80%) XML
11 33 (5.63%) JSP
12 30 (5.12%) RabbitMQ
13 28 (4.78%) Swing
14 25 (4.27%) Servlets
15 24 (4.10%) Gherkin
16 23 (3.92%) REST
16 23 (3.92%) WebSockets
16 23 (3.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 123 (20.99%) Open Source
2 39 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (6.14%) Mobile App
4 33 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 26 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.58%) Client/Server
6 21 (3.58%) N-Tier
7 16 (2.73%) User Experience
8 13 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.71%) Online Games
10 8 (1.37%) Video on Demand
10 8 (1.37%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.37%) GIS
10 8 (1.37%) Blog
11 7 (1.19%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.19%) IPTV
11 7 (1.19%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.19%) Over-the-Top Content
12 6 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 99 (16.89%) Windows
2 88 (15.02%) Linux
3 35 (5.97%) Android
4 33 (5.63%) Apple iOS
5 32 (5.46%) UNIX
6 9 (1.54%) AIX
7 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) CentOS
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (39.59%) Test Automation
3 220 (37.54%) Performance Testing
4 138 (23.55%) TDD
5 135 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
6 132 (22.53%) Scrum
7 126 (21.50%) Automated Testing
8 123 (20.99%) Test Strategy
9 117 (19.97%) BDD
10 101 (17.24%) Test Scripting
11 98 (16.72%) Load Testing
12 83 (14.16%) Manual Testing
13 73 (12.46%) Software Testing
14 62 (10.58%) Test Management
15 61 (10.41%) Automation Testing
16 59 (10.07%) E-Commerce
17 47 (8.02%) Workflow
18 45 (7.68%) Software Engineering
18 45 (7.68%) Test Planning
19 43 (7.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 295 (50.34%) Java
2 225 (38.40%) SQL
3 190 (32.42%) JavaScript
4 99 (16.89%) PHP
5 86 (14.68%) C#
6 79 (13.48%) Ruby
7 78 (13.31%) Python
8 46 (7.85%) Groovy
9 25 (4.27%) C++
10 21 (3.58%) Perl
11 17 (2.90%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.39%) C
13 13 (2.22%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.71%) AWK
15 8 (1.37%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.19%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.19%) Scala
17 5 (0.85%) Tcl
18 3 (0.51%) Korn
18 3 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (10.75%) ISTQB
2 58 (9.90%) ISEB
3 49 (8.36%) Degree
4 21 (3.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (1.19%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.85%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.68%) CSQA
10 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (37.20%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 63 (10.75%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.19%) HP SiteScope
4 5 (0.85%) Puppet
5 3 (0.51%) cPanel
6 1 (0.17%) nmon
Vendors
1 102 (17.41%) HP
2 82 (13.99%) Oracle
3 37 (6.31%) IBM
4 34 (5.80%) Microsoft
5 15 (2.56%) VMware
6 14 (2.39%) TIBCO
7 13 (2.22%) Google
8 9 (1.54%) Siebel
8 9 (1.54%) Sun
9 8 (1.37%) Citrix
9 8 (1.37%) SOASTA, Inc
10 5 (0.85%) Capita
11 3 (0.51%) Remedy
11 3 (0.51%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.51%) SAP
11 3 (0.51%) Green Hat
11 3 (0.51%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.51%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.34%) Apple
13 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
South East
Networking People
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Biovia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 48,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Posted: 13 days ago
London
iCredo
Posted: 20 days ago