Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for JMeter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JMeter over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 158 207
Rank change year-on-year +30 +49 +5
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 32 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.25% 0.66% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.32% 4.42% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 5
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,750 £51,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% -8.70%

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

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 506 453 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.73% 14.98% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 433 353 512
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing JMeter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Reading

JMeter
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for JMeter in Reading

JMeter
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Reading over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for JMeter in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 32 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 32 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (84.38%) Java
3 27 (84.38%) Test Scripting
3 27 (84.38%) Open Source
4 26 (81.25%) Test Strategy
4 26 (81.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (81.25%) Degree
4 26 (81.25%) Computer Science
5 24 (75.00%) JIRA
5 24 (75.00%) Test Management
6 23 (71.88%) ISTQB
6 23 (71.88%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (68.75%) Linux
7 22 (68.75%) Client/Server
7 22 (68.75%) Shell Script
8 20 (62.50%) Regression Testing
8 20 (62.50%) Risk Management
8 20 (62.50%) Issue Tracking
8 20 (62.50%) SoapUI
8 20 (62.50%) User Stories
8 20 (62.50%) Cyber Resilience
8 20 (62.50%) Digital Economy
9 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
9 10 (31.25%) Selenium
10 9 (28.13%) LoadRunner
11 8 (25.00%) Scrum
11 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (25.00%) Functional Testing

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 32 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 24 (75.00%) JIRA
3 20 (62.50%) SoapUI
4 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
4 10 (31.25%) Selenium
5 9 (28.13%) LoadRunner
6 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
6 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
7 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
7 4 (12.50%) Gatling
7 4 (12.50%) IntelliJ
7 4 (12.50%) Maven
7 4 (12.50%) NetBeans
7 4 (12.50%) Subversion
7 4 (12.50%) TestLink
8 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
8 3 (9.38%) Zephyr
9 2 (6.25%) Protractor
10 1 (3.13%) Capybara
10 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
General
1 20 (62.50%) Digital Economy
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Software Tester
1 22 (68.75%) Tester
2 8 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 8 (25.00%) Web Automation Tester
2 8 (25.00%) Web Tester
3 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Test Team Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) SOAP
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.13%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (81.25%) Computer Science
2 23 (71.88%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (68.75%) Client/Server
4 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.25%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (6.25%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (84.38%) Open Source
3 27 (84.38%) Test Scripting
4 26 (81.25%) Test Strategy
5 24 (75.00%) Test Management
6 20 (62.50%) Cyber Resilience
6 20 (62.50%) Issue Tracking
6 20 (62.50%) Regression Testing
6 20 (62.50%) Risk Management
6 20 (62.50%) User Stories
7 8 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (21.88%) BDD
9 5 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
9 5 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (15.63%) TDD
10 4 (12.50%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 26 (81.25%) Degree
2 23 (71.88%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Atlassian