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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache JMeter
Rank 581 612 667
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +55
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 293 262 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 1.56% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 221 211 171
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 £34,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
16620 16800 15742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.07% 16.11% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14005 13657 13465
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 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 6 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 +20 273 £50,000 +11.11% 42
London -6 121 £52,000 +4.00% 20
South East +54 91 £50,000 +10.49% 10
Surrey +53 67 £50,000 +13.63% 4
City of London -7 40 £65,000 +30.00% 7
Guildford - 26 £60,000 -
Leatherhead - 26 £50,000 - 1
East of England +22 20 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire +7 19 £37,750 -24.50% 7
Cambridgeshire +11 14 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Cambridge +9 14 £37,500 -25.00% 1
York - 12 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 12 - - 1
Hampshire - 10 £42,500 -
North West -11 8 £37,500 - 1
Wales -16 7 £40,000 +14.28%
South Wales -18 7 £40,000 +14.28%
South West -76 7 £42,750 +16.48%
Gloucestershire - 7 £42,750 -
Cheshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Southampton - 7 £60,000 -
West Midlands -19 6 £45,000 +2.27%
Chester - 6 £37,500 - 1
Watford +4 5 - - 1
Hertfordshire -2 5 - - 1
Berkshire -3 5 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Warwick - 5 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £45,000 -
Scotland +11 4 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £38,750 - 3

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 418 (72.95%) Agile Software Development
2 360 (62.83%) Selenium
3 261 (45.55%) Java
4 232 (40.49%) QA
5 227 (39.62%) Test Automation
6 216 (37.70%) SQL
7 208 (36.30%) Performance Testing
8 174 (30.37%) JavaScript
9 173 (30.19%) WebDriver
10 161 (28.10%) Web Services
11 160 (27.92%) JIRA
12 152 (26.53%) TDD
13 134 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
14 132 (23.04%) Scrum
15 124 (21.64%) Automated Testing
16 123 (21.47%) Open Source
17 116 (20.24%) Jenkins
18 114 (19.90%) HP
18 114 (19.90%) LoadRunner
19 113 (19.72%) BDD
20 109 (19.02%) Test Strategy
21 106 (18.50%) QuickTest Pro
22 104 (18.15%) Windows
23 101 (17.63%) Test Scripting
24 93 (16.23%) Linux
25 91 (15.88%) Manual Testing
26 90 (15.71%) Cucumber
26 90 (15.71%) Finance
27 89 (15.53%) Load Testing
28 88 (15.36%) C#

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 53 (9.25%) Apache
2 51 (8.90%) Tomcat
3 27 (4.71%) IIS
4 26 (4.54%) JBoss
5 18 (3.14%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.79%) WebLogic
7 11 (1.92%) Confluence
8 10 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.05%) Node.js
11 5 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
11 5 (0.87%) Drupal
11 5 (0.87%) CMS
12 4 (0.70%) Liferay
13 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.35%) ATG Dynamo
14 2 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 51 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.05%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.62%) Rackspace Cloud
2 11 (1.92%) SaaS
3 8 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.22%) GitHub
5 3 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.01%) HTTP
2 13 (2.27%) Internet
3 12 (2.09%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.22%) DNS
5 6 (1.05%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.70%) LDAP
6 4 (0.70%) Wireless
7 3 (0.52%) AMQP
8 2 (0.35%) SSL
9 1 (0.17%) SMTP
9 1 (0.17%) FTP
9 1 (0.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (12.22%) MySQL
2 42 (7.33%) SQL Server
3 40 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.06%) Oracle Database
5 25 (4.36%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.49%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (1.75%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.75%) DB2
9 7 (1.22%) Big Data
10 4 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (0.52%) Hazelcast
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 360 (62.83%) Selenium
2 173 (30.19%) WebDriver
3 160 (27.92%) JIRA
4 116 (20.24%) Jenkins
5 114 (19.90%) LoadRunner
6 106 (18.50%) QuickTest Pro
7 90 (15.71%) Cucumber
8 83 (14.49%) SoapUI
9 82 (14.31%) JUnit
10 54 (9.42%) TeamCity
11 52 (9.08%) Git (software)
12 45 (7.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (6.46%) Maven
14 35 (6.11%) eggPlant
15 34 (5.93%) Eclipse
16 31 (5.41%) NUnit
17 27 (4.71%) TestNG
17 27 (4.71%) LoadUI
18 24 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 21 (3.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 90 (15.71%) Finance
2 44 (7.68%) Banking
3 22 (3.84%) Retail
4 18 (3.14%) Advertising
5 14 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.92%) Games
7 8 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.22%) Marketing
9 5 (0.87%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.87%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.52%) Back Office
11 2 (0.35%) Electronics
11 2 (0.35%) Legal
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) International Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (19.90%) Analyst
2 104 (18.15%) Tester
3 99 (17.28%) Test Analyst
4 97 (16.93%) Developer
5 64 (11.17%) Test Engineer
6 58 (10.12%) Java Developer
7 47 (8.20%) Consultant
8 42 (7.33%) Software Engineer
9 39 (6.81%) Performance Analyst
10 38 (6.63%) Test Manager
11 37 (6.46%) Test Consultant
11 37 (6.46%) QA Engineer
12 35 (6.11%) Automation Tester
13 34 (5.93%) Performance Test Analyst
14 28 (4.89%) Performance Tester
14 28 (4.89%) Senior Developer
15 27 (4.71%) Software Tester
15 27 (4.71%) Senior QA Engineer
16 23 (4.01%) Senior Java Developer
17 21 (3.66%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (28.10%) Web Services
2 71 (12.39%) HTML
3 69 (12.04%) J2EE
4 59 (10.30%) LAMP
5 55 (9.60%) Spring
6 54 (9.42%) SOAP
7 52 (9.08%) jQuery
8 49 (8.55%) Ajax
8 49 (8.55%) Hibernate
9 37 (6.46%) CSS
10 33 (5.76%) .NET
11 29 (5.06%) JSP
11 29 (5.06%) XML
12 25 (4.36%) Swing
12 25 (4.36%) JSON
12 25 (4.36%) REST
13 24 (4.19%) RabbitMQ
13 24 (4.19%) Gherkin
14 23 (4.01%) Servlets
15 22 (3.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 123 (21.47%) Open Source
2 40 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.63%) Mobile App
4 34 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 32 (5.58%) Management Information System
6 23 (4.01%) Client/Server
6 23 (4.01%) N-Tier
7 16 (2.79%) User Experience
8 15 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.92%) Life Science
9 11 (1.92%) Blog
10 10 (1.75%) Online Games
10 10 (1.75%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.75%) GIS
10 10 (1.75%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.40%) Video on Demand
12 7 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
12 7 (1.22%) IPTV
12 7 (1.22%) Blackberry
13 6 (1.05%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 104 (18.15%) Windows
2 93 (16.23%) Linux
3 39 (6.81%) UNIX
4 34 (5.93%) Android
5 32 (5.58%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.75%) Solaris
7 9 (1.57%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.05%) AIX
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (72.95%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (39.62%) Test Automation
3 208 (36.30%) Performance Testing
4 152 (26.53%) TDD
5 134 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
6 132 (23.04%) Scrum
7 124 (21.64%) Automated Testing
8 113 (19.72%) BDD
9 109 (19.02%) Test Strategy
10 101 (17.63%) Test Scripting
11 91 (15.88%) Manual Testing
12 89 (15.53%) Load Testing
13 70 (12.22%) Test Management
14 69 (12.04%) Automation Testing
15 65 (11.34%) Software Testing
16 64 (11.17%) E-Commerce
17 47 (8.20%) Software Engineering
17 47 (8.20%) Test Planning
18 45 (7.85%) Mentoring
19 44 (7.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 261 (45.55%) Java
2 216 (37.70%) SQL
3 174 (30.37%) JavaScript
4 88 (15.36%) C#
5 87 (15.18%) PHP
6 69 (12.04%) Ruby
7 68 (11.87%) Python
8 39 (6.81%) Groovy
9 23 (4.01%) C++
10 20 (3.49%) PL/SQL
10 20 (3.49%) Shell Script
11 18 (3.14%) Perl
12 15 (2.62%) C
13 12 (2.09%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.22%) Scala
14 7 (1.22%) AWK
15 5 (0.87%) Tcl
16 4 (0.70%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.52%) VB
17 3 (0.52%) Korn
Qualifications
1 64 (11.17%) ISEB
2 53 (9.25%) Degree
3 49 (8.55%) ISTQB
4 18 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.27%) VCP4
6 8 (1.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (1.05%) PhD
7 6 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.70%) CSQA
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.17%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.17%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (40.49%) QA
2 6 (1.05%) GLP
3 2 (0.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.57%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 78 (13.61%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.22%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (0.70%) Puppet
5 3 (0.52%) cPanel
6 1 (0.17%) nmon
Vendors
1 114 (19.90%) HP
2 80 (13.96%) Oracle
3 49 (8.55%) Microsoft
4 37 (6.46%) IBM
5 16 (2.79%) VMware
6 13 (2.27%) Google
7 12 (2.09%) TIBCO
8 10 (1.75%) Siebel
9 8 (1.40%) Citrix
9 8 (1.40%) SOASTA, Inc
10 6 (1.05%) Green Hat
10 6 (1.05%) Sun
11 4 (0.70%) Capita
12 3 (0.52%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.52%) Appcelerator
12 3 (0.52%) Remedy
12 3 (0.52%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.35%) Apple
13 2 (0.35%) BEA
13 2 (0.35%) SAP
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28-35k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20000 - 35000
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
IB Boost
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago