The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 105 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 -  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.00% 0.26% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £26,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.69% -  
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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 196 259 235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 24.38% 22.74% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 159 220 195
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.37% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

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Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for JMeter in Kent

JMeter
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Kent over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JMeter in Kent

JMeter
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Kent 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £47,500 -
JMeter
South East

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 Kent region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) Vagrant
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (87.50%) New Relic
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Terraform
2 7 (87.50%) CentOS
2 7 (87.50%) Mac OS
2 7 (87.50%) Xen
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) OpenStack
2 7 (87.50%) MariaDB
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) LAMP
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) Ubuntu
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Packer

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (87.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MariaDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) Vagrant
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) JAX-RS
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) CentOS
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Mac OS
1 7 (87.50%) Ubuntu
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) API Design
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (87.50%) Terraform
2 4 (50.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) New Relic