Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 509 497 568
Rank change year-on-year -12 +71 +45
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 370 443 656
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.50% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.31% 2.57% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 314 337 470
10th Percentile £37,575 £37,500 £33,320
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,467 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.46% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £60,938
90th Percentile £80,500 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.62% +5.00% -

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 16,049 17,240 26,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.99% 19.60% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12,326 13,868 21,198
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,989 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,649 £42,500 £39,970
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £74,938 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,075 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +46 170 £67,500 +12.50% 15
North of England -28 68 £45,000 -2.70% 9
South East -12 52 £52,500 -4.55% 4
North West +32 43 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South West -18 31 £47,500 - 4
Midlands -13 28 £47,500 -9.52% 5
West Midlands -9 25 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Yorkshire -45 18 £53,750 +19.44% 2
East of England +30 9 £71,250 +58.33%
North East -13 7 £33,000 -26.67% 3
East Midlands -7 3 £65,000 +49.43% 2
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 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.

1 275 (74.32%) Test Automation
2 222 (60.00%) Selenium
3 203 (54.86%) Java
4 194 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
5 139 (37.57%) Performance Testing
6 135 (36.49%) JIRA
7 124 (33.51%) Cucumber
8 120 (32.43%) Jenkins
9 119 (32.16%) QA
9 119 (32.16%) C#
10 112 (30.27%) Python
10 112 (30.27%) Software Testing
10 112 (30.27%) Azure
11 108 (29.19%) AWS
12 105 (28.38%) Postman
13 103 (27.84%) JavaScript
14 101 (27.30%) SQL
15 100 (27.03%) Social Skills
16 92 (24.86%) SDET
17 89 (24.05%) Scrum
18 87 (23.51%) LoadRunner
19 84 (22.70%) TDD
19 84 (22.70%) BDD
20 83 (22.43%) DevOps
20 83 (22.43%) Test Management
21 78 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
22 73 (19.73%) Linux
23 71 (19.19%) Confluence
24 68 (18.38%) RESTful
25 65 (17.57%) API Testing

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 71 (19.19%) Confluence
2 8 (2.16%) Apache
2 8 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.08%) JBoss
3 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.27%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 112 (30.27%) Azure
2 108 (29.19%) AWS
3 44 (11.89%) Serverless
4 36 (9.73%) GCP
5 33 (8.92%) BrowserStack
5 33 (8.92%) SaaS
6 31 (8.38%) AWS Lambda
7 28 (7.57%) GitHub
8 23 (6.22%) Azure Service Fabric
9 17 (4.59%) Cloud Functions
10 14 (3.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (2.97%) AWS CodePipeline
11 11 (2.97%) Azure Service Bus
11 11 (2.97%) BlazeMeter
12 10 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (2.16%) Sauce Labs
13 8 (2.16%) Slack
14 7 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (1.89%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.32%) HTTP
2 4 (1.08%) Firewall
2 4 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (0.81%) 3GPP
3 3 (0.81%) Diameter Protocol
3 3 (0.81%) INAP
3 3 (0.81%) Internet
3 3 (0.81%) SMTP
4 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.84%) MongoDB
2 27 (7.30%) Hadoop
2 27 (7.30%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.86%) Blockchain
4 15 (4.05%) MySQL
5 13 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.16%) Big Data
6 8 (2.16%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (1.62%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.27%) Bigtable
10 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 222 (60.00%) Selenium
2 135 (36.49%) JIRA
3 124 (33.51%) Cucumber
4 120 (32.43%) Jenkins
5 105 (28.38%) Postman
6 87 (23.51%) LoadRunner
7 62 (16.76%) WebDriver
8 55 (14.86%) Appium
9 44 (11.89%) NeoLoad
10 43 (11.62%) Git (software)
11 42 (11.35%) Cypress.io
12 40 (10.81%) SoapUI
13 35 (9.46%) Gatling
14 32 (8.65%) JUnit
15 31 (8.38%) SpecFlow
16 28 (7.57%) REST Assured
16 28 (7.57%) TestRail
17 26 (7.03%) Maven
18 23 (6.22%) Serenity BDD
19 21 (5.68%) Protractor
General
1 100 (27.03%) Social Skills
2 35 (9.46%) Finance
3 29 (7.84%) Public Sector
4 28 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.97%) Banking
6 7 (1.89%) Billing
6 7 (1.89%) Influencing Skills
6 7 (1.89%) Retail
7 3 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Front Office
8 1 (0.27%) Military
8 1 (0.27%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.27%) Police
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (20.81%) Test Engineer
2 69 (18.65%) Tester
3 51 (13.78%) Developer
4 43 (11.62%) Automation Tester
5 37 (10.00%) Developer in Test
6 36 (9.73%) Performance Engineer
6 36 (9.73%) Senior Test Engineer
7 34 (9.19%) Performance Test Engineer
8 31 (8.38%) Test Leader
9 29 (7.84%) Analyst
10 28 (7.57%) Test Analyst
11 27 (7.30%) Software Engineer
12 26 (7.03%) QA Engineer
13 23 (6.22%) Test Automation Engineer
14 22 (5.95%) Software Test Engineer
15 17 (4.59%) Automation Test Analyst
15 17 (4.59%) Development Engineer
15 17 (4.59%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
15 17 (4.59%) Software Development Engineer
15 17 (4.59%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (18.38%) RESTful
2 53 (14.32%) .NET
3 45 (12.16%) REST
4 39 (10.54%) Web Services
5 28 (7.57%) Gherkin
5 28 (7.57%) SOAP
6 21 (5.68%) Spring
7 20 (5.41%) .NET Core
7 20 (5.41%) JSON
8 17 (4.59%) AngularJS
8 17 (4.59%) GraphQL
9 16 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (3.24%) .NET Framework
10 12 (3.24%) Kafka
11 11 (2.97%) XML
12 10 (2.70%) Apache Thrift
12 10 (2.70%) Middleware
12 10 (2.70%) Node.js
12 10 (2.70%) React
13 9 (2.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.22%) Mobile App
2 11 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.16%) NHS
5 7 (1.89%) iPhone
5 7 (1.89%) Video on Demand
6 6 (1.62%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.08%) User Experience
8 3 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.54%) Blog
9 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.27%) Equities
10 1 (0.27%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.27%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.27%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (19.73%) Linux
2 26 (7.03%) Windows
3 21 (5.68%) Android
4 15 (4.05%) Unix
5 10 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (74.32%) Test Automation
2 194 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (37.57%) Performance Testing
4 112 (30.27%) Software Testing
5 92 (24.86%) SDET
6 89 (24.05%) Scrum
7 84 (22.70%) BDD
7 84 (22.70%) TDD
8 83 (22.43%) DevOps
8 83 (22.43%) Test Management
9 78 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (17.57%) API Testing
11 60 (16.22%) Mentoring
12 58 (15.68%) Microservices
13 53 (14.32%) Non-Functional Testing
14 47 (12.70%) Test Scripting
15 46 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
16 43 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
17 40 (10.81%) Load Testing
17 40 (10.81%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 203 (54.86%) Java
2 119 (32.16%) C#
3 112 (30.27%) Python
4 103 (27.84%) JavaScript
5 101 (27.30%) SQL
6 26 (7.03%) Scala
7 23 (6.22%) PowerShell
8 22 (5.95%) TypeScript
9 16 (4.32%) Ruby
10 14 (3.78%) C
11 13 (3.51%) Groovy
12 12 (3.24%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.97%) F#
13 11 (2.97%) Java 8
13 11 (2.97%) Perl
14 10 (2.70%) VBScript
15 9 (2.43%) CoffeeScript
16 8 (2.16%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.62%) PHP
18 4 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (14.32%) Security Cleared
2 50 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.49%) DV Cleared
4 22 (5.95%) ISTQB
5 17 (4.59%) Degree
6 9 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.89%) ISEB
8 6 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.35%) HNC
10 4 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.54%) HND
12 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (32.16%) QA
System Software
1 47 (12.70%) Docker
2 2 (0.54%) Varnish
3 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (11.62%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (9.19%) Kubernetes
3 9 (2.43%) Grafana
4 8 (2.16%) Terraform
5 5 (1.35%) Perfmon
6 4 (1.08%) Ansible
7 2 (0.54%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.54%) Kibana
8 1 (0.27%) Mesos
8 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (8.11%) HP
2 21 (5.68%) Oracle
3 17 (4.59%) Dynatrace
4 13 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.70%) Splunk
6 7 (1.89%) VMware
7 6 (1.62%) New Relic
8 4 (1.08%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.81%) Mavenir
9 3 (0.81%) SAP
10 2 (0.54%) Adobe
10 2 (0.54%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.54%) Workday
11 1 (0.27%) Apple
11 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.27%) Citrix
11 1 (0.27%) MEDITECH
11 1 (0.27%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds