Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 629 598 728
Rank change year-on-year -31 +130 +50
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 610 656 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.81% 2.12% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 508 556 535
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -10.53%

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 33,709 30,990 35,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.52% 18.94% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27,924 26,627 30,409
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -28 220 £60,000 +14.29% 31
South East -7 120 £50,000 +11.11% 25
Midlands +72 101 £45,000 -1.10% 10
East Midlands +88 87 £45,000 -25.00% 8
North of England -73 75 £40,000 -5.88% 17
South West -16 50 £52,500 +40.00% 8
East of England +24 48 £45,000 +12.50% 8
North West -7 34 £42,500 - 7
Yorkshire -55 32 £40,000 -5.88% 8
West Midlands -14 14 £42,500 -6.59% 2
North East -17 9 £28,000 -1.58% 2
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 531 (87.05%) Test Automation
2 489 (80.16%) Selenium
3 435 (71.31%) Agile Software Development
4 412 (67.54%) Java
5 259 (42.46%) QA
6 257 (42.13%) Jenkins
7 243 (39.84%) Cucumber
8 240 (39.34%) WebDriver
9 232 (38.03%) SoapUI
10 226 (37.05%) C#
11 220 (36.07%) JIRA
12 207 (33.93%) Performance Testing
13 197 (32.30%) BDD
14 169 (27.70%) Python
15 165 (27.05%) TDD
16 158 (25.90%) Web Services
17 154 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
18 148 (24.26%) Scrum
19 137 (22.46%) Linux
20 127 (20.82%) Ruby
21 126 (20.66%) Test Management
22 123 (20.16%) LoadRunner
23 120 (19.67%) SQL
24 114 (18.69%) JavaScript
25 111 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
25 111 (18.20%) JUnit
26 97 (15.90%) Test Scripting
27 95 (15.57%) Manual Testing
28 94 (15.41%) Gatling
29 93 (15.25%) DevOps

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 57 (9.34%) Confluence
2 20 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (3.11%) Apache
4 17 (2.79%) JBoss
5 16 (2.62%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.13%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.31%) Anypoint
8 7 (1.15%) CMS
9 6 (0.98%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.49%) IIS
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.33%) nginx
12 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.16%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.16%) Drupal
13 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Mingle
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 111 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (6.23%) BlazeMeter
3 35 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (5.25%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (4.59%) Slack
6 16 (2.62%) BrowserStack
7 15 (2.46%) SaaS
8 14 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (2.30%) Sauce Labs
9 13 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
9 13 (2.13%) Amazon S3
10 11 (1.80%) GitHub
11 10 (1.64%) G Suite
11 10 (1.64%) Office 365
12 9 (1.48%) SuccessFactors
13 6 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.82%) IaaS
15 3 (0.49%) PaaS
16 2 (0.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.79%) HTTP
2 13 (2.13%) VPN
3 4 (0.66%) Internet
4 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.33%) SSL
6 1 (0.16%) Broadband
6 1 (0.16%) DNS
6 1 (0.16%) DSL
6 1 (0.16%) LAN
6 1 (0.16%) RTP
6 1 (0.16%) VoIP
6 1 (0.16%) WAN
6 1 (0.16%) Wireless
6 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.28%) MongoDB
3 19 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (2.79%) Hadoop
5 13 (2.13%) MySQL
6 12 (1.97%) Apache Accumulo
6 12 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.48%) Big Data
8 8 (1.31%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.82%) JasperReports
10 4 (0.66%) Sybase ASE
11 3 (0.49%) Redis
12 2 (0.33%) DB2
12 2 (0.33%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.33%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.16%) GIS
13 1 (0.16%) MS Access
13 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 489 (80.16%) Selenium
2 257 (42.13%) Jenkins
3 243 (39.84%) Cucumber
4 240 (39.34%) WebDriver
5 232 (38.03%) SoapUI
6 220 (36.07%) JIRA
7 123 (20.16%) LoadRunner
8 111 (18.20%) JUnit
9 94 (15.41%) Gatling
10 90 (14.75%) Git (software)
11 87 (14.26%) Appium
12 79 (12.95%) SpecFlow
13 70 (11.48%) Maven
14 62 (10.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 49 (8.03%) HP UFT
15 49 (8.03%) TeamCity
16 45 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
17 43 (7.05%) Calabash
18 38 (6.23%) Zephyr
19 37 (6.07%) JBehave
General
1 92 (15.08%) Finance
2 68 (11.15%) Retail
3 23 (3.77%) Banking
3 23 (3.77%) Legal
4 16 (2.62%) Digital Economy
5 15 (2.46%) Games
6 9 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.48%) Marketing
7 7 (1.15%) Publishing
8 5 (0.82%) Advertising
9 4 (0.66%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.49%) Back Office
10 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.33%) Law
11 2 (0.33%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 182 (29.84%) Tester
2 119 (19.51%) Test Engineer
3 114 (18.69%) Automation Tester
4 111 (18.20%) Developer
5 71 (11.64%) Analyst
6 68 (11.15%) Test Automation Engineer
7 64 (10.49%) QA Engineer
7 64 (10.49%) Software Tester
8 60 (9.84%) Developer in Test
8 60 (9.84%) Test Leader
9 54 (8.85%) Test Automation Developer
10 53 (8.69%) Test Analyst
11 47 (7.70%) Java Developer
12 34 (5.57%) Consultant
12 34 (5.57%) Software Test Engineer
13 32 (5.25%) Automation Test Lead
13 32 (5.25%) QA Leader
13 32 (5.25%) Test Consultant
14 31 (5.08%) Java Engineer
15 29 (4.75%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (25.90%) Web Services
2 74 (12.13%) REST
3 67 (10.98%) .NET
4 65 (10.66%) SOAP
5 51 (8.36%) Gherkin
6 45 (7.38%) RESTful
7 41 (6.72%) HTML
7 41 (6.72%) XML
8 30 (4.92%) Spring
9 29 (4.75%) JSON
10 27 (4.43%) CSS
11 23 (3.77%) AngularJS
12 20 (3.28%) Elastic Stack
13 15 (2.46%) Nightwatchjs
14 13 (2.13%) J2EE
14 13 (2.13%) Java EE
15 12 (1.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (1.80%) LAMP
16 11 (1.80%) PowerMock
16 11 (1.80%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.31%) Computer Science
2 64 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (6.56%) Client/Server
4 30 (4.92%) Fintech
5 20 (3.28%) User Experience
6 19 (3.11%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.97%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.48%) Contactless
9 9 (1.48%) EMV
9 9 (1.48%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.15%) EPoS
10 7 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.98%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.33%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 137 (22.46%) Linux
2 69 (11.31%) Windows
3 39 (6.39%) Unix
4 25 (4.10%) Android
5 21 (3.44%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.30%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.49%) CentOS
8 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) Fedora
9 1 (0.16%) VMS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 531 (87.05%) Test Automation
2 435 (71.31%) Agile Software Development
3 207 (33.93%) Performance Testing
4 197 (32.30%) BDD
5 165 (27.05%) TDD
6 154 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
7 148 (24.26%) Scrum
8 126 (20.66%) Test Management
9 97 (15.90%) Test Scripting
10 95 (15.57%) Manual Testing
11 93 (15.25%) DevOps
11 93 (15.25%) Software Testing
12 89 (14.59%) OO
12 89 (14.59%) Open Source
13 87 (14.26%) SDLC
14 80 (13.11%) Regression Testing
15 79 (12.95%) OOP
16 68 (11.15%) Load Testing
17 63 (10.33%) Functional Testing
18 61 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 412 (67.54%) Java
2 226 (37.05%) C#
3 169 (27.70%) Python
4 127 (20.82%) Ruby
5 120 (19.67%) SQL
6 114 (18.69%) JavaScript
7 51 (8.36%) C
8 47 (7.70%) C++
9 41 (6.72%) Bash Shell
10 40 (6.56%) Groovy
11 39 (6.39%) Shell Script
12 37 (6.07%) PHP
13 33 (5.41%) Perl
14 30 (4.92%) Scala
15 15 (2.46%) VB.NET
16 13 (2.13%) R
17 10 (1.64%) Pascal
17 10 (1.64%) T-SQL
18 9 (1.48%) COBOL
19 7 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 87 (14.26%) ISTQB
2 84 (13.77%) Degree
3 52 (8.52%) Security Cleared
4 48 (7.87%) ISEB
5 36 (5.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 34 (5.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 34 (5.57%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.13%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.66%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.49%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.33%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.16%) ACCA
12 1 (0.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (42.46%) QA
2 7 (1.15%) PSD2
3 4 (0.66%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.49%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.49%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.33%) SEPA
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) EMIR
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (11.15%) Docker
2 5 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.16%) HDFS
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (6.56%) Puppet
2 35 (5.74%) HP Quality Center
3 34 (5.57%) Kubernetes
4 29 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (2.30%) Prometheus
6 12 (1.97%) Terraform
7 11 (1.80%) Ansible
7 11 (1.80%) Nagios
8 7 (1.15%) WebInspect
9 6 (0.98%) Kibana
10 5 (0.82%) logstash
11 3 (0.49%) CA Wily
12 2 (0.33%) Consul
12 2 (0.33%) Grafana
12 2 (0.33%) Packer
12 2 (0.33%) Rancher
12 2 (0.33%) Salt
12 2 (0.33%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.16%) Graylog
Vendors
1 58 (9.51%) HP
2 35 (5.74%) Oracle
3 30 (4.92%) Google
4 28 (4.59%) CA Agile Central
5 20 (3.28%) IBM
6 17 (2.79%) CA
7 15 (2.46%) Microsoft
8 14 (2.30%) Micro Focus
8 14 (2.30%) SAP
9 13 (2.13%) PagerDuty
10 12 (1.97%) Splunk
11 10 (1.64%) Atlassian
12 9 (1.48%) PayPal
12 9 (1.48%) RedGate
12 9 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.31%) Citrix
13 8 (1.31%) MuleSoft
14 7 (1.15%) Apple
15 6 (0.98%) Sun
16 5 (0.82%) WorldPay