The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for JMeter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
South East / Berkshire
Rank 152 216 225
Rank change year-on-year +64 +9  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 31 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.92% 0.081% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.81% 0.65% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 4
Median salary £36,250 £44,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.61% -23.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

JMeter is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 644 619 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.08% 12.53% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 531 533 498
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing JMeter as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Berkshire

JMeter
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for JMeter in Berkshire

JMeter
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JMeter in Berkshire

JMeter
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 16 £35,000 -
Reading +42 13 £50,000 +5.26%
Slough +21 1 £44,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
JMeter
South East

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing JMeter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 53 (85.48%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (67.74%) Java
3 36 (58.06%) Selenium
4 34 (54.84%) Test Scripting
4 34 (54.84%) SQL
5 30 (48.39%) Performance Testing
6 28 (45.16%) Automated Testing
6 28 (45.16%) Test Strategy
7 27 (43.55%) Oracle
8 26 (41.94%) QA
9 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
10 24 (38.71%) Finance
11 21 (33.87%) Automation Testing
11 21 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (29.03%) ISTQB
12 18 (29.03%) Degree
13 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
13 17 (27.42%) Linux
14 16 (25.81%) Unix
15 15 (24.19%) SAP
15 15 (24.19%) C#
15 15 (24.19%) Gatling
16 14 (22.58%) OO
16 14 (22.58%) Shell Script
17 13 (20.97%) HP
17 13 (20.97%) Financial Institution
17 13 (20.97%) HP Quality Center
17 13 (20.97%) Test Management
17 13 (20.97%) Software Testing
18 12 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) SaaS
3 2 (3.23%) Akamai
3 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.23%) InfluxDB
3 2 (3.23%) Riak
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (58.06%) Selenium
2 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
3 15 (24.19%) Gatling
4 12 (19.35%) Rational Performance Tester
5 11 (17.74%) LoadRunner
6 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
6 5 (8.06%) SpecFlow
6 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.45%) JIRA
7 4 (6.45%) JUnit
7 4 (6.45%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.84%) Gradle
8 3 (4.84%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.23%) CircleCI
9 2 (3.23%) Hudson
9 2 (3.23%) Subversion
9 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Financial Institution
3 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
4 9 (14.52%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Electronics
5 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) QA Engineer
2 23 (37.10%) QA Automation Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) Tester
4 13 (20.97%) Automation Engineer
5 12 (19.35%) Automation Tester
5 12 (19.35%) Performance Manager
6 10 (16.13%) QA Automation Tester
6 10 (16.13%) QA Tester
7 9 (14.52%) Test Manager
8 8 (12.90%) Analyst
8 8 (12.90%) Architect
8 8 (12.90%) Performance Architect
8 8 (12.90%) Performance Test Manager
8 8 (12.90%) Test Analyst
9 6 (9.68%) Junior
9 6 (9.68%) Junior QA Engineer
9 6 (9.68%) Test Engineer
10 5 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) Web Services
2 10 (16.13%) HTML
3 8 (12.90%) Ajax
3 8 (12.90%) JMX
3 8 (12.90%) REST
3 8 (12.90%) SOAP
4 5 (8.06%) XML
5 4 (6.45%) .NET
6 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.84%) Spring
6 3 (4.84%) XSD
7 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 2 (3.23%) JSON
7 2 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Computer Science
1 12 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.06%) Virtual Team
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) BBC
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Unix
3 2 (3.23%) Solaris
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (85.48%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) Test Scripting
3 30 (48.39%) Performance Testing
4 28 (45.16%) Automated Testing
4 28 (45.16%) Test Strategy
5 25 (40.32%) Software Engineering
6 21 (33.87%) Automation Testing
6 21 (33.87%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (22.58%) OO
8 13 (20.97%) Software Testing
8 13 (20.97%) Test Management
9 12 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (19.35%) Kanban
10 11 (17.74%) OOP
10 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
10 11 (17.74%) Web Testing
11 10 (16.13%) Scrum
11 10 (16.13%) Security Testing
11 10 (16.13%) TMap
12 8 (12.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) Java
2 34 (54.84%) SQL
3 15 (24.19%) C#
4 14 (22.58%) Shell Script
5 10 (16.13%) C
5 10 (16.13%) Python
6 8 (12.90%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.84%) Groovy
9 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.23%) Perl
9 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Degree
1 18 (29.03%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.84%) ISEB
2 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (41.94%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (17.74%) HP SiteScope
2 11 (17.74%) Perfmon
3 2 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (3.23%) Grafana
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Oracle
2 15 (24.19%) SAP
3 13 (20.97%) HP
4 12 (19.35%) IBM
4 12 (19.35%) SOASTA, Inc
5 10 (16.13%) Riverbed
6 5 (8.06%) Concur
6 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.23%) Dynatrace
7 2 (3.23%) New Relic
7 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds