The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 158 152
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.18% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 1.08% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 458 372 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.62% 14.31% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 405 289 313
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

JMeter
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for JMeter in Hertfordshire

JMeter
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Letchworth - 2 £33,750 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £32,500 -
Watford - 1 - -
JMeter
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Appium

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (33.33%) Appium
4 2 (33.33%) TestRail
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) The Grinder
5 1 (16.67%) WATIR
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) E-business
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) AWK
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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