Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 504 536 500
Rank change year-on-year +32 -36 +63
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 607 135 685
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.30% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.62% 1.44% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 334 105 447
10th Percentile £37,565 £36,750 £33,550
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £77,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +7.32%

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,184 9,393 23,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.01% 21.10% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14,257 7,899 19,347
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.27% +2.80% +7.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in England

JMeter
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JMeter in England.

Salary trend for JMeter in England

JMeter
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JMeter in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for JMeter in England

JMeter
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -45 295 £67,500 +12.50% 33
South West -20 84 £61,250 +13.95% 15
South East -110 80 £58,750 +17.50% 14
Midlands -61 64 £65,000 +35.68% 5
North of England -70 61 £45,000 - 17
East Midlands -39 41 £65,000 - 1
North West -73 28 £45,000 +0.68% 5
West Midlands -103 23 £62,500 +30.46% 4
Yorkshire -93 21 £65,000 +44.44% 8
North East -18 12 £33,000 -17.50% 4
East of England -92 6 £76,250 - 2
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT jobs citing JMeter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 408 (67.22%) Agile Software Development
2 368 (60.63%) Test Automation
3 319 (52.55%) Java
4 298 (49.09%) Selenium
5 254 (41.85%) Azure
6 238 (39.21%) DevOps
7 228 (37.56%) Jenkins
7 228 (37.56%) QA
8 217 (35.75%) Performance Testing
9 206 (33.94%) Continuous Integration
10 184 (30.31%) JavaScript
10 184 (30.31%) C#
11 175 (28.83%) Python
12 170 (28.01%) AWS
13 161 (26.52%) BDD
13 161 (26.52%) Postman
14 157 (25.86%) Cucumber
15 149 (24.55%) Software Testing
16 146 (24.05%) Git (software)
17 145 (23.89%) SQL
18 141 (23.23%) TDD
19 139 (22.90%) JIRA
20 137 (22.57%) Kubernetes
21 124 (20.43%) Scrum
22 122 (20.10%) .NET
22 122 (20.10%) Docker
22 122 (20.10%) Kafka
23 121 (19.93%) Linux
24 117 (19.28%) REST
24 117 (19.28%) Social Skills

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 49 (8.07%) Confluence
2 24 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (2.64%) nginx
4 13 (2.14%) IBM Domino
5 10 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.82%) Apache
7 5 (0.82%) CMS
8 4 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.33%) GemFire
9 2 (0.33%) Moodle
10 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 254 (41.85%) Azure
2 170 (28.01%) AWS
3 79 (13.01%) GCP
4 77 (12.69%) BlazeMeter
5 76 (12.52%) Serverless
6 48 (7.91%) OpenShift
7 47 (7.74%) GitHub
8 39 (6.43%) AWS Lambda
9 36 (5.93%) SaaS
10 28 (4.61%) AWS CloudFormation
11 27 (4.45%) BrowserStack
11 27 (4.45%) Cloud Computing
12 25 (4.12%) Azure Service Fabric
13 17 (2.80%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (2.80%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 16 (2.64%) Datadog
14 16 (2.64%) Slack
15 14 (2.31%) Cloud Functions
16 13 (2.14%) Azure Functions
16 13 (2.14%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.74%) HTTP
2 20 (3.29%) Skype
3 16 (2.64%) MQTT
4 6 (0.99%) Firewall
4 6 (0.99%) SMTP
5 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.49%) Internet
7 2 (0.33%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.33%) Broadband
7 2 (0.33%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.33%) Softphone
7 2 (0.33%) Telnet
7 2 (0.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.16%) DSL
8 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (17.63%) MongoDB
2 98 (16.14%) Hadoop
3 63 (10.38%) MySQL
4 43 (7.08%) Redis
5 41 (6.75%) SQL Server
6 39 (6.43%) NoSQL
7 37 (6.10%) Big Data
8 32 (5.27%) Relational Database
9 28 (4.61%) RDBMS
10 24 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 21 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (2.64%) BigQuery
12 16 (2.64%) Hazelcast
13 12 (1.98%) Couchbase
13 12 (1.98%) Oracle Database
14 10 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.48%) Neo4j
16 8 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
17 4 (0.66%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 298 (49.09%) Selenium
2 228 (37.56%) Jenkins
3 161 (26.52%) Postman
4 157 (25.86%) Cucumber
5 146 (24.05%) Git (software)
6 139 (22.90%) JIRA
7 94 (15.49%) JUnit
8 90 (14.83%) WebDriver
9 77 (12.69%) Gatling
10 76 (12.52%) SoapUI
11 74 (12.19%) Cypress.io
12 65 (10.71%) REST Assured
13 64 (10.54%) LoadRunner
14 61 (10.05%) GitLab
15 56 (9.23%) NeoLoad
16 52 (8.57%) Octopus Deploy
16 52 (8.57%) Robot Framework
17 50 (8.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 50 (8.24%) TeamCity
18 46 (7.58%) Eclipse
General
1 117 (19.28%) Social Skills
2 97 (15.98%) Finance
3 36 (5.93%) Retail
4 32 (5.27%) Banking
5 30 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 26 (4.28%) Public Sector
7 16 (2.64%) Games
8 14 (2.31%) Retail Banking
9 13 (2.14%) Documentation Skills
10 10 (1.65%) Organisational Skills
11 8 (1.32%) Advertising
11 8 (1.32%) Law
12 4 (0.66%) Marketing
12 4 (0.66%) Military
12 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.66%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.49%) Legal
13 3 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 115 (18.95%) Developer
2 77 (12.69%) Tester
3 75 (12.36%) Test Engineer
4 72 (11.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 56 (9.23%) QA Engineer
6 55 (9.06%) Analyst
7 54 (8.90%) Test Analyst
8 49 (8.07%) Software Engineer
9 43 (7.08%) Performance Engineer
10 40 (6.59%) Automation Test Analyst
11 39 (6.43%) Automation Tester
11 39 (6.43%) Java Developer
12 37 (6.10%) Java Engineer
13 33 (5.44%) Developer in Test
13 33 (5.44%) QA Leader
14 28 (4.61%) Senior QA Engineer
15 26 (4.28%) Software Test Engineer
15 26 (4.28%) Test Automation Engineer
16 25 (4.12%) Senior Performance Engineer
17 23 (3.79%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (20.10%) .NET
1 122 (20.10%) Kafka
2 117 (19.28%) REST
3 99 (16.31%) Web Services
4 96 (15.82%) RESTful
5 86 (14.17%) Gherkin
6 73 (12.03%) Elastic Stack
6 73 (12.03%) React
7 63 (10.38%) Node.js
8 60 (9.88%) JSON
9 58 (9.56%) Spring
9 58 (9.56%) Spring Boot
10 50 (8.24%) CSS
11 49 (8.07%) HTML
12 44 (7.25%) Apache NiFi
13 41 (6.75%) Apache Thrift
14 40 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 40 (6.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 38 (6.26%) .NET Core
15 38 (6.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.25%) Cyberattack
2 37 (6.10%) User Experience
3 33 (5.44%) Algorithms
4 31 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (4.61%) Mobile App
6 25 (4.12%) Client/Server
7 19 (3.13%) Data Structures
8 16 (2.64%) Online Games
9 12 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.48%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.32%) Legacy Systems
11 8 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.15%) Blog
13 6 (0.99%) NHS
13 6 (0.99%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.82%) Legacy Applications
14 5 (0.82%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.82%) PKI
15 4 (0.66%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 121 (19.93%) Linux
2 55 (9.06%) Windows
3 44 (7.25%) Android
4 36 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 24 (3.95%) CentOS
5 24 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (3.79%) Unix
7 9 (1.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (67.22%) Agile Software Development
2 368 (60.63%) Test Automation
3 238 (39.21%) DevOps
4 217 (35.75%) Performance Testing
5 206 (33.94%) Continuous Integration
6 161 (26.52%) BDD
7 149 (24.55%) Software Testing
8 141 (23.23%) TDD
9 124 (20.43%) Scrum
10 115 (18.95%) Software Engineering
11 107 (17.63%) Microservices
12 96 (15.82%) SDET
12 96 (15.82%) Test Strategy
13 92 (15.16%) Mentoring
14 85 (14.00%) Non-Functional Testing
15 83 (13.67%) Test Scripting
16 82 (13.51%) OO
17 79 (13.01%) API Testing
18 72 (11.86%) Unit Testing
19 62 (10.21%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 319 (52.55%) Java
2 184 (30.31%) C#
2 184 (30.31%) JavaScript
3 175 (28.83%) Python
4 145 (23.89%) SQL
5 82 (13.51%) PowerShell
6 75 (12.36%) Bash Shell
7 66 (10.87%) TypeScript
8 32 (5.27%) Scala
9 31 (5.11%) C
10 27 (4.45%) Go
11 24 (3.95%) Java 8
12 23 (3.79%) C++
12 23 (3.79%) Ruby
13 20 (3.29%) PHP
14 16 (2.64%) ES6
15 11 (1.81%) VBScript
16 9 (1.48%) Perl
17 8 (1.32%) Groovy
18 6 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 101 (16.64%) Security Cleared
2 92 (15.16%) SC Cleared
3 51 (8.40%) Degree
4 43 (7.08%) ISTQB
5 37 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (4.45%) DV Cleared
7 16 (2.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 15 (2.47%) ISEB
9 10 (1.65%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.49%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.16%) HNC
11 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (37.56%) QA
2 16 (2.64%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.33%) PSD2
4 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 122 (20.10%) Docker
2 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.33%) Firmware
3 2 (0.33%) Varnish
3 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 137 (22.57%) Kubernetes
2 88 (14.50%) Grafana
3 74 (12.19%) Terraform
4 69 (11.37%) Ansible
5 42 (6.92%) Kibana
5 42 (6.92%) logstash
6 22 (3.62%) HP Quality Center
7 19 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (2.80%) ZABBIX
9 16 (2.64%) HAProxy
9 16 (2.64%) Opsgenie
9 16 (2.64%) Pingdom
10 14 (2.31%) Mesos
11 13 (2.14%) Istio
11 13 (2.14%) linkerd
12 12 (1.98%) HP ALM
12 12 (1.98%) MIIS
13 11 (1.81%) Prometheus
14 2 (0.33%) nmon
14 2 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (11.53%) Oracle
2 61 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 45 (7.41%) Atlassian
4 32 (5.27%) Google
4 32 (5.27%) New Relic
5 28 (4.61%) Splunk
6 27 (4.45%) HP
7 19 (3.13%) Dynatrace
8 16 (2.64%) AppDynamics
9 15 (2.47%) Cognizant
10 12 (1.98%) Sun
11 11 (1.81%) VMware
12 8 (1.32%) Micro Focus
13 7 (1.15%) Citrix
13 7 (1.15%) Coverity
14 5 (0.82%) Adobe
14 5 (0.82%) IBM
14 5 (0.82%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.82%) SolarWinds