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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 592 680 682
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +2
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 319 199 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.73% 1.23% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 256 159 192
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%

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
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +86 308 £44,500 -9.64% 28
London -19 133 £52,500 +5.00% 10
South East +31 78 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Surrey +37 49 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Yorkshire +3 41 £43,250 +20.97% 5
City of London +9 38 £61,000 +27.08% 4
Leeds -1 32 £43,250 +20.97% 1
West Yorkshire -6 32 £43,250 +20.97% 3
East of England -1 29 £37,500 +15.38%
Hampshire +10 22 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Winchester - 17 £42,500 - 1
South West -32 12 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Bedfordshire - 11 £40,500 -
North West -12 10 £39,500 +12.85% 4
North Yorkshire - 9 - - 2
Manchester +6 8 £40,250 +15.00% 4
Luton - 8 £41,000 -
York - 8 - - 2
Essex +10 7 £38,500 +18.46%
Colchester +4 7 £38,500 +18.46%
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £35,000 -
Cambridge -5 7 £35,000 -
South Wales +11 6 £34,033 +3.12% 7
Wales +2 6 £34,033 +3.12% 7
Wiltshire +2 6 £25,750 -26.42% 1
Leatherhead - 6 £50,000 -
Chippenham -18 5 £24,000 -28.88% 1
Hertfordshire -6 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Bristol -11 4 £38,500 -
Scotland -13 4 - - 2

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 406 (67.78%) Selenium
2 377 (62.94%) Agile Software Development
3 299 (49.92%) Java
4 233 (38.90%) SQL
5 203 (33.89%) Performance Testing
6 198 (33.06%) QA
7 196 (32.72%) Test Automation
8 169 (28.21%) Oracle
9 167 (27.88%) Test Scripting
10 160 (26.71%) BDD
11 153 (25.54%) Open Source
12 148 (24.71%) Web Services
13 146 (24.37%) QuickTest Pro
14 143 (23.87%) Cucumber
15 142 (23.71%) TDD
16 136 (22.70%) JUnit
17 132 (22.04%) LoadRunner
18 128 (21.37%) Linux
18 128 (21.37%) Scrum
19 124 (20.70%) WebDriver
20 107 (17.86%) Finance
20 107 (17.86%) Degree
21 105 (17.53%) Automated Testing
22 104 (17.36%) JIRA
23 103 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
23 103 (17.20%) JavaScript
24 100 (16.69%) SoapUI
25 91 (15.19%) C#
26 89 (14.86%) Spring
27 86 (14.36%) Maven

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (11.02%) Tomcat
2 33 (5.51%) WebSphere
3 31 (5.18%) Apache
4 21 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.17%) IIS
5 13 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (1.67%) Confluence
7 9 (1.50%) Drupal
7 9 (1.50%) Liferay
8 7 (1.17%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.83%) Node.js
11 4 (0.67%) WordPress
11 4 (0.67%) nginx
11 4 (0.67%) CMS
11 4 (0.67%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.33%) ATG Dynamo
12 2 (0.33%) TIBCO EMS
12 2 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 24 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.01%) SaaS
2 20 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.34%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.68%) Internet
2 22 (3.67%) TCP/IP
3 20 (3.34%) HTTP
4 18 (3.01%) SMTP
5 16 (2.67%) DNS
6 14 (2.34%) Firewall
7 8 (1.34%) SSL
8 5 (0.83%) LDAP
9 4 (0.67%) POP3
9 4 (0.67%) ICMP
9 4 (0.67%) Network Security
10 2 (0.33%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.17%) ASN.1
11 1 (0.17%) SS7
11 1 (0.17%) SCCP
11 1 (0.17%) FTP
11 1 (0.17%) CDMA
11 1 (0.17%) GSM
11 1 (0.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.36%) MySQL
2 62 (10.35%) SQL Server
3 54 (9.02%) Oracle Database
4 33 (5.51%) Big Data
5 30 (5.01%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.34%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (2.00%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.84%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.67%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.83%) DB2
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.33%) Redis
12 2 (0.33%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.17%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 406 (67.78%) Selenium
2 146 (24.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 143 (23.87%) Cucumber
4 136 (22.70%) JUnit
5 132 (22.04%) LoadRunner
6 124 (20.70%) WebDriver
7 104 (17.36%) JIRA
8 100 (16.69%) SoapUI
9 86 (14.36%) Maven
10 77 (12.85%) Jenkins
11 60 (10.02%) Subversion
12 59 (9.85%) Hudson
13 51 (8.51%) LoadUI
14 48 (8.01%) Ant
15 40 (6.68%) Visual Studio
15 40 (6.68%) JBehave
16 37 (6.18%) Eclipse
17 32 (5.34%) TestNG
18 30 (5.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (5.01%) eggPlant
General
1 107 (17.86%) Finance
2 31 (5.18%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.84%) Retail
4 21 (3.51%) Banking
5 14 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.00%) Marketing
7 8 (1.34%) Publishing
8 7 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.17%) Advertising
9 6 (1.00%) Games
10 4 (0.67%) Legal
10 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.67%) Electronics
11 3 (0.50%) Law
11 3 (0.50%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) French Language
12 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 185 (30.88%) Tester
2 144 (24.04%) Analyst
3 108 (18.03%) Test Analyst
4 77 (12.85%) Developer
5 71 (11.85%) Senior Tester
6 64 (10.68%) Java Developer
7 58 (9.68%) QA Engineer
8 47 (7.85%) Software Tester
9 44 (7.35%) Performance Analyst
10 43 (7.18%) Performance Tester
11 39 (6.51%) Test Engineer
12 35 (5.84%) Performance Test Analyst
13 33 (5.51%) Technical Tester
14 32 (5.34%) Test Manager
14 32 (5.34%) Senior Software Tester
15 29 (4.84%) Automation Engineer
15 29 (4.84%) Senior Developer
15 29 (4.84%) QA Tester
16 25 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
16 25 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (24.71%) Web Services
2 89 (14.86%) Spring
3 84 (14.02%) HTML
4 69 (11.52%) J2EE
5 65 (10.85%) REST
6 63 (10.52%) SOAP
7 61 (10.18%) XML
8 60 (10.02%) .NET
9 58 (9.68%) Hibernate
10 55 (9.18%) JPA
11 51 (8.51%) JMS
12 50 (8.35%) CSS
13 40 (6.68%) Gherkin
14 37 (6.18%) JSON
15 30 (5.01%) Apache Camel
16 29 (4.84%) AngularJS
16 29 (4.84%) ActiveMQ
16 29 (4.84%) JDBC
16 29 (4.84%) EJB
17 27 (4.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 153 (25.54%) Open Source
2 38 (6.34%) Life Science
3 35 (5.84%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.51%) Mathematics
6 25 (4.17%) Mobile App
7 24 (4.01%) Client/Server
8 21 (3.51%) Chemistry
8 21 (3.51%) Biology
9 19 (3.17%) Statistics
9 19 (3.17%) N-Tier
10 17 (2.84%) Visualisation
11 13 (2.17%) Physics
12 12 (2.00%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.67%) Replication
15 8 (1.34%) Biotechnology
16 7 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
17 6 (1.00%) User Experience
18 4 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 128 (21.37%) Linux
2 73 (12.19%) Windows
3 66 (11.02%) UNIX
4 29 (4.84%) Mac OS X
5 25 (4.17%) Solaris
6 20 (3.34%) Apple iOS
7 19 (3.17%) Android
8 5 (0.83%) Windows NT
9 4 (0.67%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (62.94%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (33.89%) Performance Testing
3 196 (32.72%) Test Automation
4 167 (27.88%) Test Scripting
5 160 (26.71%) BDD
6 142 (23.71%) TDD
7 128 (21.37%) Scrum
8 105 (17.53%) Automated Testing
9 103 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
10 75 (12.52%) Manual Testing
11 70 (11.69%) Software Engineering
12 60 (10.02%) Test Strategy
13 59 (9.85%) Test Management
14 55 (9.18%) Software Testing
14 55 (9.18%) Load Testing
15 49 (8.18%) Unit Testing
16 47 (7.85%) Automation Testing
17 42 (7.01%) E-Commerce
18 40 (6.68%) OO
18 40 (6.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 299 (49.92%) Java
2 233 (38.90%) SQL
3 103 (17.20%) JavaScript
4 91 (15.19%) C#
5 67 (11.19%) PL/SQL
6 50 (8.35%) Python
7 33 (5.51%) Ruby
8 31 (5.18%) PHP
9 27 (4.51%) Groovy
10 25 (4.17%) C++
11 24 (4.01%) Shell Script
12 22 (3.67%) T-SQL
13 19 (3.17%) C
14 17 (2.84%) Perl
15 9 (1.50%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.34%) VBScript
17 5 (0.83%) Korn
17 5 (0.83%) Clojure
18 4 (0.67%) VB
19 3 (0.50%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 107 (17.86%) Degree
2 71 (11.85%) ISEB
3 42 (7.01%) ISTQB
4 26 (4.34%) Security Cleared
4 26 (4.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (3.84%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.34%) PhD
6 8 (1.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.33%) HND
7 2 (0.33%) HP AIS
7 2 (0.33%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (33.06%) QA
2 8 (1.34%) GLP
3 2 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.83%) Varnish
2 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) vSphere
3 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.83%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.67%) HAProxy
4 4 (0.67%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.67%) Puppet
5 3 (0.50%) CA LISA
5 3 (0.50%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.33%) OpenSSO
6 2 (0.33%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.17%) Nagios
7 1 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.17%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 169 (28.21%) Oracle
2 63 (10.52%) HP
3 49 (8.18%) Microsoft
4 46 (7.68%) JBoss
5 14 (2.34%) IBM
6 11 (1.84%) SAP
7 8 (1.34%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.17%) TIBCO
8 7 (1.17%) Siebel
9 6 (1.00%) VMware
9 6 (1.00%) Green Hat
10 5 (0.83%) SOASTA, Inc
10 5 (0.83%) CA
10 5 (0.83%) Citrix
11 4 (0.67%) Lotus
11 4 (0.67%) Cisco
11 4 (0.67%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.50%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.50%) Splunk
12 3 (0.50%) Seapine
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £On application + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Westminster
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago