Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 593 562 725
Rank change year-on-year -31 +163 +20
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 670 724 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.99% 2.28% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 488 612 541
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,025 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 33,622 31,807 34,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.90% 19.95% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27,460 26,964 29,628
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in England

JMeter
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for JMeter in England

JMeter
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018. 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 +19 296 £62,500 +19.05% 43
South East -65 106 £50,000 +20.48% 23
North of England -38 94 £45,000 - 24
East of England +22 61 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Midlands 0 60 £42,000 -1.18% 7
Yorkshire -5 56 £45,000 - 13
South West -37 53 £45,000 +12.50% 17
East Midlands +35 52 £42,000 -23.64% 3
North West -3 32 £48,000 +20.00% 9
West Midlands -30 8 £37,500 -16.67% 4
North East -15 6 £47,500 -20.83% 2
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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.

1 541 (80.75%) Selenium
2 530 (79.10%) Agile Software Development
3 502 (74.93%) Test Automation
4 431 (64.33%) Java
5 284 (42.39%) QA
6 270 (40.30%) Jenkins
7 257 (38.36%) SoapUI
8 255 (38.06%) Cucumber
9 235 (35.07%) BDD
10 232 (34.63%) C#
11 219 (32.69%) Scrum
12 214 (31.94%) JIRA
13 210 (31.34%) Performance Testing
14 206 (30.75%) WebDriver
15 187 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
16 185 (27.61%) Python
17 183 (27.31%) TDD
18 165 (24.63%) Web Services
19 144 (21.49%) Ruby
20 143 (21.34%) SQL
21 142 (21.19%) DevOps
22 140 (20.90%) JavaScript
22 140 (20.90%) Finance
23 131 (19.55%) LoadRunner
24 122 (18.21%) Test Scripting
25 120 (17.91%) Linux
25 120 (17.91%) Gatling
26 119 (17.76%) SDLC
27 116 (17.31%) Software Engineering
28 105 (15.67%) Software 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 44 (6.57%) Confluence
2 34 (5.07%) CMS
3 25 (3.73%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.99%) Apache
4 20 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (2.99%) JBoss
5 18 (2.69%) Apache Spark
6 13 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.49%) Anypoint
8 8 (1.19%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.19%) IIS
9 7 (1.04%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.90%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.45%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.30%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.30%) Mule
13 2 (0.30%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.30%) SAS
13 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Mingle
2 3 (0.45%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 103 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (7.16%) BlazeMeter
3 46 (6.87%) GitHub
4 40 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (5.37%) Slack
6 29 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (3.88%) G Suite
7 26 (3.88%) Office 365
8 25 (3.73%) Sauce Labs
9 24 (3.58%) SaaS
10 18 (2.69%) Amazon ELB
10 18 (2.69%) Amazon S3
11 14 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (1.34%) BrowserStack
13 8 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.19%) OpenShift
14 7 (1.04%) IaaS
14 7 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
15 5 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.60%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.93%) HTTP
2 17 (2.54%) VPN
3 8 (1.19%) Wireless
4 7 (1.04%) LAN
4 7 (1.04%) WAN
5 4 (0.60%) ATM
5 4 (0.60%) SSL
5 4 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.60%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.45%) AMQP
7 2 (0.30%) DNS
7 2 (0.30%) Internet
8 1 (0.15%) Broadband
8 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (7.16%) MongoDB
3 35 (5.22%) MySQL
4 25 (3.73%) Hadoop
5 19 (2.84%) SQL Server
6 17 (2.54%) Big Data
7 16 (2.39%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.09%) Apache Accumulo
8 14 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.09%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.90%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.60%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.45%) Amazon QuickSight
11 3 (0.45%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 541 (80.75%) Selenium
2 270 (40.30%) Jenkins
3 257 (38.36%) SoapUI
4 255 (38.06%) Cucumber
5 214 (31.94%) JIRA
6 206 (30.75%) WebDriver
7 131 (19.55%) LoadRunner
8 120 (17.91%) Gatling
9 97 (14.48%) JUnit
10 96 (14.33%) Maven
11 90 (13.43%) SpecFlow
12 89 (13.28%) Git (software)
13 75 (11.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 66 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
15 65 (9.70%) Appium
16 53 (7.91%) NeoLoad
17 48 (7.16%) WebLOAD
18 43 (6.42%) TeamCity
19 41 (6.12%) WATIR
20 39 (5.82%) LoadUI
General
1 140 (20.90%) Finance
2 92 (13.73%) Retail
3 47 (7.01%) Banking
4 31 (4.63%) Games
5 22 (3.28%) Legal
6 16 (2.39%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.04%) Marketing
7 7 (1.04%) Publishing
8 6 (0.90%) Advertising
8 6 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.75%) Electronics
9 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.60%) Digital Economy
10 4 (0.60%) Law
11 3 (0.45%) Back Office
11 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (20.75%) Tester
2 129 (19.25%) Test Engineer
3 106 (15.82%) Developer
4 88 (13.13%) Automation Tester
5 85 (12.69%) Analyst
6 81 (12.09%) QA Engineer
7 75 (11.19%) Test Automation Engineer
8 70 (10.45%) Test Leader
9 69 (10.30%) Test Analyst
10 58 (8.66%) Java Developer
11 57 (8.51%) Developer in Test
12 47 (7.01%) Java Engineer
13 45 (6.72%) Software Engineer
14 41 (6.12%) Software Tester
14 41 (6.12%) Test Automation Developer
15 40 (5.97%) QA Leader
16 37 (5.52%) Automation Test Lead
17 36 (5.37%) Software Test Engineer
18 35 (5.22%) Performance Engineer
19 34 (5.07%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (24.63%) Web Services
2 94 (14.03%) .NET
3 71 (10.60%) SOAP
4 65 (9.70%) REST
5 63 (9.40%) Spring
6 57 (8.51%) HTML
7 54 (8.06%) Gherkin
8 51 (7.61%) AngularJS
9 40 (5.97%) CSS
9 40 (5.97%) RESTful
10 37 (5.52%) XML
11 31 (4.63%) React
12 22 (3.28%) Node.js
13 19 (2.84%) Elastic Stack
14 18 (2.69%) Hibernate
14 18 (2.69%) JSON
15 15 (2.24%) Ajax
15 15 (2.24%) ASP.NET
15 15 (2.24%) J2EE
15 15 (2.24%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.21%) Computer Science
2 51 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.22%) Fintech
4 31 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
6 25 (3.73%) Mobile App
7 23 (3.43%) User Experience
8 16 (2.39%) Contactless
8 16 (2.39%) EMV
9 13 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.94%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.49%) EPoS
11 8 (1.19%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.19%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.75%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.75%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 120 (17.91%) Linux
2 68 (10.15%) Windows
3 41 (6.12%) Unix
4 39 (5.82%) Android
5 35 (5.22%) Apple iOS
6 19 (2.84%) CoreOS
7 7 (1.04%) VMS
8 6 (0.90%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (0.90%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.90%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 530 (79.10%) Agile Software Development
2 502 (74.93%) Test Automation
3 235 (35.07%) BDD
4 219 (32.69%) Scrum
5 210 (31.34%) Performance Testing
6 187 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
7 183 (27.31%) TDD
8 142 (21.19%) DevOps
9 122 (18.21%) Test Scripting
10 119 (17.76%) SDLC
11 116 (17.31%) Software Engineering
12 105 (15.67%) Software Testing
13 99 (14.78%) Regression Testing
14 96 (14.33%) Load Testing
14 96 (14.33%) Manual Testing
15 94 (14.03%) Test Management
16 88 (13.13%) Non-Functional Testing
17 82 (12.24%) E-Commerce
18 79 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
19 78 (11.64%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 431 (64.33%) Java
2 232 (34.63%) C#
3 185 (27.61%) Python
4 144 (21.49%) Ruby
5 143 (21.34%) SQL
6 140 (20.90%) JavaScript
7 68 (10.15%) C
8 55 (8.21%) C++
9 50 (7.46%) PHP
10 44 (6.57%) Bash Shell
11 41 (6.12%) Scala
12 33 (4.93%) Groovy
13 31 (4.63%) Perl
14 22 (3.28%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.24%) R
16 12 (1.79%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.64%) PowerShell
18 9 (1.34%) Java 8
19 8 (1.19%) Pascal
19 8 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (11.49%) ISTQB
2 67 (10.00%) Degree
3 57 (8.51%) ISEB
4 56 (8.36%) Security Cleared
5 38 (5.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 35 (5.22%) SC Cleared
7 18 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (2.54%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.75%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.30%) OCPJP
12 2 (0.30%) PMP
12 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.15%) CSQA
13 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (42.39%) QA
2 12 (1.79%) PSD2
3 6 (0.90%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.30%) SEPA
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (13.13%) Docker
2 8 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.30%) ACF2
3 2 (0.30%) HDFS
3 2 (0.30%) RACF
3 2 (0.30%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.30%) Xen
4 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 41 (6.12%) Puppet
2 40 (5.97%) Kubernetes
3 31 (4.63%) HP Quality Center
4 29 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (2.84%) Ansible
6 18 (2.69%) Prometheus
7 12 (1.79%) Nagios
7 12 (1.79%) Terraform
8 11 (1.64%) WebInspect
9 8 (1.19%) HP ALM
10 5 (0.75%) CA Wily
11 3 (0.45%) Rancher
12 2 (0.30%) Consul
12 2 (0.30%) Grafana
12 2 (0.30%) Packer
12 2 (0.30%) Salt
12 2 (0.30%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.15%) Graylog
13 1 (0.15%) Mesos
13 1 (0.15%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 67 (10.00%) HP
2 52 (7.76%) Google
3 44 (6.57%) Oracle
4 28 (4.18%) CA Agile Central
5 22 (3.28%) Splunk
6 20 (2.99%) WorldPay
7 18 (2.69%) PagerDuty
8 17 (2.54%) IBM
9 16 (2.39%) CA
9 16 (2.39%) PayPal
10 15 (2.24%) AppDynamics
10 15 (2.24%) Apple
11 14 (2.09%) Microsoft
11 14 (2.09%) RedGate
12 12 (1.79%) Micro Focus
12 12 (1.79%) SAP
13 11 (1.64%) Dynatrace
14 10 (1.49%) MuleSoft
14 10 (1.49%) New Relic
15 8 (1.19%) PureLoad