The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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
England / South East
Rank 299 405 363
Rank change year-on-year +106 -42  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 97 51 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% 1.52% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 80 48 79
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2858 3358 3558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.13% 17.48% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 3050 3025
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

JMeter
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the South East

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for JMeter in the South East

JMeter
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South East 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
Berkshire +64 31 £36,250 -17.61%
Hampshire +28 24 £35,000 - 2
West Sussex +21 14 £52,500 +13.51%
East Sussex +13 10 £32,500 +44.44%
Kent +29 8 £47,500 +82.69%
Surrey +34 7 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 5 £44,000 +17.33%
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
JMeter
England

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 116 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (68.35%) Selenium
3 98 (62.03%) Java
4 67 (42.41%) WebDriver
5 64 (40.51%) SQL
6 63 (39.87%) Test Automation
7 61 (38.61%) Performance Testing
8 58 (36.71%) Test Strategy
9 53 (33.54%) Automated Testing
10 45 (28.48%) Test Scripting
11 42 (26.58%) SoapUI
12 41 (25.95%) ISTQB
13 39 (24.68%) Software Engineering
13 39 (24.68%) C#
14 38 (24.05%) Finance
14 38 (24.05%) QA
15 37 (23.42%) LoadRunner
16 35 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (20.89%) Software Testing
18 31 (19.62%) Web Services
19 30 (18.99%) Oracle
19 30 (18.99%) HP
20 28 (17.72%) Visual Studio
20 28 (17.72%) Manual Testing
21 27 (17.09%) Automation Testing
22 26 (16.46%) Linux
22 26 (16.46%) Degree
23 25 (15.82%) TDD
24 24 (15.19%) JIRA
25 23 (14.56%) Kanban

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.06%) Apache
1 8 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 8 (5.06%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (4.43%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.16%) CMS
4 2 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) JBoss
5 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.53%) GitHub
3 4 (2.53%) SaaS
4 2 (1.27%) Akamai
4 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.27%) G Suite
4 2 (1.27%) Office 365
4 2 (1.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.29%) HTTP
2 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.43%) MariaDB
3 5 (3.16%) MySQL
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.27%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.27%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.27%) Riak
6 1 (0.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.63%) Redis
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 108 (68.35%) Selenium
2 67 (42.41%) WebDriver
3 42 (26.58%) SoapUI
4 37 (23.42%) LoadRunner
5 28 (17.72%) Visual Studio
6 24 (15.19%) JIRA
7 22 (13.92%) HP UFT
7 22 (13.92%) SpecFlow
8 21 (13.29%) Eclipse
9 19 (12.03%) Gatling
9 19 (12.03%) Jenkins
10 18 (11.39%) IntelliJ
11 17 (10.76%) JUnit
12 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
13 14 (8.86%) LoadUI
14 13 (8.23%) JIRA Agile
15 12 (7.59%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (7.59%) Rational Performance Tester
15 12 (7.59%) TeamCity
16 10 (6.33%) Zephyr
General
1 38 (24.05%) Finance
2 13 (8.23%) Financial Institution
3 12 (7.59%) Banking
3 12 (7.59%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.16%) Automotive
4 5 (3.16%) Games
5 4 (2.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.90%) Electronics
6 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.90%) Marketing
7 2 (1.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Front Office
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (30.38%) Test Engineer
2 29 (18.35%) Analyst
2 29 (18.35%) QA Engineer
2 29 (18.35%) Test Analyst
3 27 (17.09%) Tester
4 26 (16.46%) QA Automation Engineer
5 22 (13.92%) Test Automation Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) Automation Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) Automation Test Lead
6 13 (8.23%) Developer
7 12 (7.59%) Automation Tester
7 12 (7.59%) Performance Manager
7 12 (7.59%) Test Manager
8 11 (6.96%) Performance Tester
8 11 (6.96%) QA Tester
9 10 (6.33%) QA Automation Tester
10 9 (5.70%) Performance Architect
10 9 (5.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 9 (5.70%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.70%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.62%) Web Services
2 23 (14.56%) REST
3 21 (13.29%) HTML
4 17 (10.76%) .NET
5 15 (9.49%) SOAP
5 15 (9.49%) XML
6 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (6.33%) JMS
8 8 (5.06%) Ajax
8 8 (5.06%) JMX
9 7 (4.43%) LAMP
10 6 (3.80%) CSS
10 6 (3.80%) XML Messaging
11 4 (2.53%) J2EE
11 4 (2.53%) RESTful
12 3 (1.90%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.90%) JSON
12 3 (1.90%) Spring
12 3 (1.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.23%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.43%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.80%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.80%) User Experience
5 6 (3.80%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.27%) BBC
6 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.27%) iPad
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.46%) Linux
2 19 (12.03%) Unix
3 18 (11.39%) Windows
4 7 (4.43%) CentOS
4 7 (4.43%) Mac OS
4 7 (4.43%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (73.42%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (39.87%) Test Automation
3 61 (38.61%) Performance Testing
4 58 (36.71%) Test Strategy
5 53 (33.54%) Automated Testing
6 45 (28.48%) Test Scripting
7 39 (24.68%) Software Engineering
8 35 (22.15%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (20.89%) Software Testing
10 28 (17.72%) Manual Testing
11 27 (17.09%) Automation Testing
12 25 (15.82%) TDD
13 23 (14.56%) Kanban
14 21 (13.29%) OO
14 21 (13.29%) OOP
15 20 (12.66%) Unit Testing
16 18 (11.39%) Test Management
17 17 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
17 17 (10.76%) Functional Testing
18 16 (10.13%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (62.03%) Java
2 64 (40.51%) SQL
3 39 (24.68%) C#
4 22 (13.92%) Python
5 20 (12.66%) C
6 15 (9.49%) JavaScript
7 14 (8.86%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.96%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.06%) C++
10 7 (4.43%) PHP
10 7 (4.43%) Ruby
11 3 (1.90%) Groovy
12 2 (1.27%) Perl
12 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.63%) Scala
13 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (25.95%) ISTQB
2 26 (16.46%) Degree
3 13 (8.23%) ISEB
3 13 (8.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 10 (6.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (24.05%) QA
2 12 (7.59%) SDET
3 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) Xen
2 3 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (9.49%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (6.96%) HP SiteScope
2 11 (6.96%) Perfmon
3 7 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.43%) Terraform
4 4 (2.53%) Packer
5 3 (1.90%) Grafana
6 2 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.27%) Puppet
7 1 (0.63%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.63%) Graphite
Vendors
1 30 (18.99%) HP
1 30 (18.99%) Oracle
2 17 (10.76%) SAP
3 15 (9.49%) IBM
4 12 (7.59%) SOASTA, Inc
5 10 (6.33%) Riverbed
6 9 (5.70%) New Relic
7 7 (4.43%) AppDynamics
8 6 (3.80%) Dynatrace
8 6 (3.80%) Microsoft
9 5 (3.16%) Concur
10 4 (2.53%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (1.27%) Google
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.27%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.63%) CA
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