The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 243 239
Rank change year-on-year +61 -4  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 47 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.93% 0.26% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.02% 1.38% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 4
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -18.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £44,700
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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1168 1089 1154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 23.10% 18.56% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 991 933 1010
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

JMeter
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the South West

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for JMeter in the South West

JMeter
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South West 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
Gloucestershire +15 13 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Cornwall - 12 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire +21 8 £32,500 -7.14%
Bristol +9 8 £50,000 +72.41%
Somerset - 7 £40,000 - 1
JMeter
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 South West region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 61 (84.72%) Selenium
2 41 (56.94%) Test Automation
3 39 (54.17%) Linux
4 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (48.61%) ISTQB
5 35 (48.61%) Windows
5 35 (48.61%) Java
6 30 (41.67%) Python
7 28 (38.89%) Git (software)
8 27 (37.50%) Ruby
8 27 (37.50%) LoadRunner
9 24 (33.33%) Test Scripting
10 21 (29.17%) Cucumber
10 21 (29.17%) C#
11 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (27.78%) Jenkins
12 19 (26.39%) Security Cleared
12 19 (26.39%) JIRA
13 18 (25.00%) TDD
13 18 (25.00%) JUnit
13 18 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
14 17 (23.61%) SoapUI
14 17 (23.61%) ISEB
15 15 (20.83%) Atlassian
15 15 (20.83%) Performance Testing
15 15 (20.83%) Ranorex
15 15 (20.83%) LoadUI
16 14 (19.44%) Automation Testing
16 14 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.94%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 6 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 6 (8.33%) MySQL
1 6 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (84.72%) Selenium
2 28 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 27 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 21 (29.17%) Cucumber
5 20 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 19 (26.39%) JIRA
7 18 (25.00%) JUnit
8 17 (23.61%) SoapUI
9 15 (20.83%) LoadUI
9 15 (20.83%) Ranorex
10 13 (18.06%) WebDriver
11 12 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (12.50%) Ant
12 9 (12.50%) Maven
13 7 (9.72%) Appium
13 7 (9.72%) Calabash
13 7 (9.72%) Gradle
13 7 (9.72%) Subversion
13 7 (9.72%) WATIR
14 6 (8.33%) Liquibase
General
1 1 (1.39%) Finance
1 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (58.33%) Test Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Test Automation Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Tester
6 7 (9.72%) Automation Tester
6 7 (9.72%) Technical Tester
7 6 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Java Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) REST
2 7 (9.72%) RESTful
2 7 (9.72%) SOAP
2 7 (9.72%) Web Services
3 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 6 (8.33%) JPA
3 6 (8.33%) JSF
3 6 (8.33%) JSP
3 6 (8.33%) Lambda Expressions
3 6 (8.33%) Spring
3 6 (8.33%) Spring Boot
3 6 (8.33%) Spring Security
3 6 (8.33%) Thymeleaf
4 2 (2.78%) CSS
4 2 (2.78%) JDBC
5 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.72%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.17%) Linux
2 35 (48.61%) Windows
3 7 (9.72%) Unix
4 5 (6.94%) Android
4 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Test Automation
2 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
5 18 (25.00%) TDD
6 15 (20.83%) Performance Testing
7 14 (19.44%) Automation Testing
8 13 (18.06%) DevOps
8 13 (18.06%) ITIL
8 13 (18.06%) SDLC
8 13 (18.06%) Test Strategy
9 12 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (15.28%) BDD
10 11 (15.28%) Migration
10 11 (15.28%) Scrum
10 11 (15.28%) Unit Testing
11 9 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 9 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) Java
2 30 (41.67%) Python
3 27 (37.50%) Ruby
4 21 (29.17%) C#
5 12 (16.67%) C++
6 8 (11.11%) Perl
7 6 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.33%) Groovy
8 5 (6.94%) C
9 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (48.61%) ISTQB
2 19 (26.39%) Security Cleared
3 17 (23.61%) ISEB
4 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared
5 12 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (6.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Atlassian
2 12 (16.67%) HP
3 6 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
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