The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 96 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 2 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 0.23% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 1.70% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 20
Median salary £40,000 £30,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.08% -9.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 201 176 229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 20.62% 13.56% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 181 160 195
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,567 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,046 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for JMeter in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Mid Wales - 2 £40,000 -
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (80.95%) Selenium
3 14 (66.67%) Atlassian
3 14 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 14 (66.67%) Ranorex
3 14 (66.67%) LoadUI
4 12 (57.14%) SoapUI
5 10 (47.62%) ITIL
5 10 (47.62%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
6 9 (42.86%) ISTQB
7 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
8 7 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (33.33%) Service Management
8 7 (33.33%) ITSM
8 7 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (28.57%) Banking
9 6 (28.57%) C#
9 6 (28.57%) Scrum
10 5 (23.81%) Validation
10 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (23.81%) Degree
10 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
11 4 (19.05%) BDD
12 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
12 3 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
13 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
13 2 (9.52%) Finance

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Selenium
2 14 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 14 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 14 (66.67%) Ranorex
3 12 (57.14%) SoapUI
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Test Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Test Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Test Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
5 7 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (33.33%) ITSM
5 7 (33.33%) Service Management
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
7 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (23.81%) Validation
8 4 (19.05%) BDD
9 3 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
11 1 (4.76%) Information Management
11 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Atlassian