Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 502 536 643
Rank change year-on-year +34 +107 -14
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 636 730 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 2.48% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 437 556 546
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +11.11%

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 23,665 29,379 33,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.24% 19.82% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19,005 23,820 27,967
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.93% +1.00% +5.26%

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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 2019. 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 +56 280 £70,000 +16.67% 28
South East +51 113 £50,000 - 7
North of England +9 109 £40,000 - 15
Yorkshire +23 67 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Midlands +15 51 £45,000 - 7
West Midlands +32 40 £45,000 +12.50% 5
South West +25 40 £42,500 -10.53% 5
North West -12 31 £40,000 - 5
East of England +58 27 £44,000 -20.00% 4
North East +14 11 £32,500 -7.14% 4
East Midlands -16 7 £42,500 -15.00% 2
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 430 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (60.22%) Test Automation
3 376 (59.12%) Selenium
4 280 (44.03%) Java
5 245 (38.52%) QA
6 230 (36.16%) JIRA
7 219 (34.43%) Performance Testing
8 216 (33.96%) Cucumber
9 212 (33.33%) LoadRunner
10 205 (32.23%) DevOps
11 199 (31.29%) BDD
12 190 (29.87%) Scrum
13 189 (29.72%) C#
14 172 (27.04%) Jenkins
15 165 (25.94%) Python
16 153 (24.06%) TDD
17 141 (22.17%) Postman
18 133 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
19 132 (20.75%) SoapUI
20 122 (19.18%) JavaScript
21 120 (18.87%) Software Testing
22 116 (18.24%) Linux
22 116 (18.24%) HP
23 113 (17.77%) AWS
24 111 (17.45%) Non-Functional Testing
25 107 (16.82%) Test Strategy
26 105 (16.51%) SQL
27 103 (16.19%) Docker
28 102 (16.04%) Web Services
29 101 (15.88%) Finance

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 87 (13.68%) Confluence
2 20 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (2.99%) Apache
4 11 (1.73%) IIS
5 8 (1.26%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.94%) JBoss
8 5 (0.79%) CICS
8 5 (0.79%) GeoServer
8 5 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.63%) Drupal
10 2 (0.31%) Anypoint
10 2 (0.31%) Mule
11 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.16%) CMS
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.16%) ThingWorx
11 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 113 (17.77%) AWS
2 87 (13.68%) Azure
3 41 (6.45%) G Suite
3 41 (6.45%) Office 365
4 37 (5.82%) OpenShift
5 34 (5.35%) BlazeMeter
6 33 (5.19%) GitHub
7 31 (4.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 29 (4.56%) Slack
9 20 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (3.14%) GCP
10 19 (2.99%) SaaS
11 15 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (2.36%) Serverless
12 13 (2.04%) BrowserStack
13 11 (1.73%) Amazon ECS
14 10 (1.57%) Amazon EKS
14 10 (1.57%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (1.57%) Amazon S3
15 9 (1.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.10%) Wireshark
2 6 (0.94%) Softphone
3 4 (0.63%) SSL
3 4 (0.63%) VPN
4 2 (0.31%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.31%) DSL
4 2 (0.31%) Internet
4 2 (0.31%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.31%) Telnet
5 1 (0.16%) DNS
5 1 (0.16%) HTTP
5 1 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (4.87%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.72%) MySQL
5 23 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.10%) DB2
9 7 (1.10%) GIS
10 6 (0.94%) Big Data
10 6 (0.94%) Couchbase
10 6 (0.94%) Redis
11 5 (0.79%) Blockchain
11 5 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 376 (59.12%) Selenium
2 230 (36.16%) JIRA
3 216 (33.96%) Cucumber
4 212 (33.33%) LoadRunner
5 172 (27.04%) Jenkins
6 141 (22.17%) Postman
7 132 (20.75%) SoapUI
8 91 (14.31%) JUnit
9 89 (13.99%) Git (software)
10 87 (13.68%) Appium
11 82 (12.89%) WebDriver
12 81 (12.74%) Gatling
13 76 (11.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 64 (10.06%) REST Assured
15 61 (9.59%) NeoLoad
16 60 (9.43%) Maven
17 59 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
18 51 (8.02%) Bitbucket
19 48 (7.55%) SpecFlow
20 36 (5.66%) GoCD
General
1 101 (15.88%) Finance
2 30 (4.72%) Banking
2 30 (4.72%) Retail
3 23 (3.62%) Marketing
3 23 (3.62%) Public Sector
4 20 (3.14%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.52%) Electronics
6 9 (1.42%) Games
7 8 (1.26%) Legal
8 7 (1.10%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.63%) Front Office
9 4 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.63%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 147 (23.11%) Test Engineer
2 131 (20.60%) Tester
3 86 (13.52%) Developer
4 72 (11.32%) Analyst
5 66 (10.38%) Performance Tester
6 63 (9.91%) Consultant
7 59 (9.28%) Automation Tester
7 59 (9.28%) Test Automation Engineer
8 55 (8.65%) Test Consultant
9 51 (8.02%) Senior Test Engineer
10 50 (7.86%) Performance Engineer
11 48 (7.55%) QA Engineer
12 44 (6.92%) Senior Consultant
13 43 (6.76%) Test Analyst
14 42 (6.60%) Developer in Test
14 42 (6.60%) Senior Test Consultant
15 41 (6.45%) Performance Test Engineer
16 40 (6.29%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
16 40 (6.29%) LoadRunner Tester
17 39 (6.13%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (16.04%) Web Services
2 72 (11.32%) RESTful
3 71 (11.16%) Gherkin
4 61 (9.59%) JSON
5 49 (7.70%) REST
6 46 (7.23%) SOAP
7 45 (7.08%) .NET
8 31 (4.87%) XML
9 29 (4.56%) Spring
10 27 (4.25%) Kafka
11 25 (3.93%) AngularJS
11 25 (3.93%) CSS
12 20 (3.14%) Elastic Stack
12 20 (3.14%) HTML
13 19 (2.99%) JPA
14 17 (2.67%) Swagger
15 15 (2.36%) JDBC
15 15 (2.36%) WebdriverIO
16 13 (2.04%) Spring Boot
17 12 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.65%) Client/Server
1 55 (8.65%) Mobile App
2 48 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.09%) Public Cloud
5 22 (3.46%) User Experience
6 21 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 21 (3.30%) PKI
7 17 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
8 16 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (1.73%) Renewable Energy
11 7 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.94%) Handset
12 6 (0.94%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
13 5 (0.79%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.63%) Derivative
14 4 (0.63%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 116 (18.24%) Linux
2 92 (14.47%) Unix
3 78 (12.26%) Windows
4 33 (5.19%) Android
4 33 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.63%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (60.22%) Test Automation
3 219 (34.43%) Performance Testing
4 205 (32.23%) DevOps
5 199 (31.29%) BDD
6 190 (29.87%) Scrum
7 153 (24.06%) TDD
8 133 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
9 120 (18.87%) Software Testing
10 111 (17.45%) Non-Functional Testing
11 107 (16.82%) Test Strategy
12 95 (14.94%) Test Management
13 91 (14.31%) Test Scripting
14 89 (13.99%) Kanban
15 87 (13.68%) Functional Testing
16 86 (13.52%) API Testing
17 81 (12.74%) Microservices
18 76 (11.95%) Continuous Delivery
19 72 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
20 69 (10.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 280 (44.03%) Java
2 189 (29.72%) C#
3 165 (25.94%) Python
4 122 (19.18%) JavaScript
5 105 (16.51%) SQL
6 74 (11.64%) Ruby
7 53 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 34 (5.35%) Scala
9 33 (5.19%) C++
10 30 (4.72%) C
11 24 (3.77%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.36%) PHP
13 14 (2.20%) Go
13 14 (2.20%) Groovy
13 14 (2.20%) Perl
14 11 (1.73%) Java 8
15 10 (1.57%) VB
16 9 (1.42%) TypeScript
17 8 (1.26%) VBScript
18 6 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (11.16%) ISTQB
1 71 (11.16%) Security Cleared
2 62 (9.75%) ISEB
3 43 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 31 (4.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 28 (4.40%) DV Cleared
6 23 (3.62%) Degree
7 6 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (0.79%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.79%) PMP
9 4 (0.63%) CISSP
10 3 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.16%) MCSD
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (38.52%) QA
2 6 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 103 (16.19%) Docker
2 5 (0.79%) ACF2
2 5 (0.79%) RACF
3 3 (0.47%) vCloud
4 1 (0.16%) IAG
Systems Management
1 86 (13.52%) Kubernetes
2 76 (11.95%) HP Quality Center
3 40 (6.29%) Terraform
4 33 (5.19%) Ansible
4 33 (5.19%) Puppet
5 23 (3.62%) Nagios
6 21 (3.30%) HP SiteScope
6 21 (3.30%) Packer
6 21 (3.30%) ZABBIX
7 16 (2.52%) Kibana
7 16 (2.52%) logstash
7 16 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.42%) HAProxy
9 6 (0.94%) Istio
10 5 (0.79%) Grafana
11 4 (0.63%) Mesos
11 4 (0.63%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.31%) nmon
12 2 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.16%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 116 (18.24%) HP
2 54 (8.49%) Google
3 34 (5.35%) Atlassian
4 33 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 33 (5.19%) Oracle
5 21 (3.30%) Perforce
5 21 (3.30%) SaltStack
6 17 (2.67%) New Relic
7 15 (2.36%) SAP
8 12 (1.89%) IBM
9 10 (1.57%) Apple
10 8 (1.26%) Xamarin
11 7 (1.10%) Adobe
12 6 (0.94%) Veracode
12 6 (0.94%) VMware
13 5 (0.79%) MuleSoft
14 4 (0.63%) Apiary
14 4 (0.63%) Dynatrace
14 4 (0.63%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.63%) WorldPay