The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 89 81
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 0 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.27% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.92% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 20
Median salary - £30,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 124 156 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 17.10% 13.97% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 110 144 181
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

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Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for JMeter in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
5 3 (42.86%) Selenium
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
6 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
6 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Advertising
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 1 (14.29%) Scala
7 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation Specialist
1 5 (71.43%) Test Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
3 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Scala