Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > England
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 504 564 581
Rank change year-on-year +60 +17 +84
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 704 717 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.77% 2.20% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 470 503 591
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,425 £32,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,600 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 25,392 32,603 34,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.23% 20.50% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20,266 26,624 28,334
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +71 316 £65,000 - 32
North of England +19 128 £40,823 -9.28% 21
South East +22 113 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Yorkshire +29 96 £45,000 -14.29% 6
South West +8 56 £45,000 -4.31% 6
Midlands +63 54 £50,000 +21.95% 9
East of England +50 33 £43,000 -21.82% 2
West Midlands +46 27 £61,000 +52.50% 8
North West +4 25 £40,000 -11.11% 8
East Midlands +16 21 £42,500 +1.19% 1
North East +15 5 £40,823 +16.64% 7
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 513 (72.87%) Agile Software Development
2 452 (64.20%) Selenium
3 419 (59.52%) Test Automation
4 371 (52.70%) Java
5 256 (36.36%) BDD
6 255 (36.22%) Cucumber
7 247 (35.09%) JIRA
8 245 (34.80%) Performance Testing
9 242 (34.38%) LoadRunner
10 236 (33.52%) Jenkins
11 235 (33.38%) C#
12 233 (33.10%) QA
13 222 (31.53%) Scrum
14 204 (28.98%) Python
15 203 (28.84%) SoapUI
16 202 (28.69%) TDD
17 193 (27.41%) Finance
18 168 (23.86%) Software Testing
19 163 (23.15%) DevOps
20 159 (22.59%) Continuous Integration
21 135 (19.18%) Test Strategy
22 131 (18.61%) JavaScript
23 129 (18.32%) Security Cleared
24 127 (18.04%) Kanban
25 126 (17.90%) HP
26 125 (17.76%) Retail
27 123 (17.47%) Windows
27 123 (17.47%) Linux
27 123 (17.47%) Mentoring
28 121 (17.19%) Google

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
1 104 (14.77%) Confluence
2 35 (4.97%) Apache
3 33 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 27 (3.84%) GeoServer
5 11 (1.56%) JBoss
5 11 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.99%) IIS
7 6 (0.85%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.71%) Drupal
9 4 (0.57%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.28%) Anypoint
10 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.28%) Mule
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.14%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.28%) ArchiCAD
2 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.28%) MicroStation
2 2 (0.28%) Revit
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 103 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (13.21%) G Suite
2 93 (13.21%) Office 365
3 73 (10.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (7.39%) SaaS
5 34 (4.83%) OpenShift
6 30 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 27 (3.84%) Slack
8 24 (3.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 23 (3.27%) GitHub
10 18 (2.56%) BlazeMeter
11 13 (1.85%) Apigee
12 5 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.71%) BrowserStack
13 4 (0.57%) NuGet
13 4 (0.57%) Sauce Labs
13 4 (0.57%) Trello
14 3 (0.43%) Akamai
14 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.42%) HTTP
2 6 (0.85%) Wireshark
3 4 (0.57%) Firewall
3 4 (0.57%) SSL
4 3 (0.43%) DNS
5 2 (0.28%) Intranet
5 2 (0.28%) LAN
5 2 (0.28%) WAN
6 1 (0.14%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.14%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.14%) Softphone
6 1 (0.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 48 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
3 38 (5.40%) Relational Database
4 33 (4.69%) GIS
5 28 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 27 (3.84%) NoSQL
7 26 (3.69%) MongoDB
8 21 (2.98%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.27%) MySQL
10 12 (1.70%) Big Data
11 9 (1.28%) Blockchain
11 9 (1.28%) Redis
12 7 (0.99%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.85%) Apache Accumulo
13 6 (0.85%) JasperReports
14 5 (0.71%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.71%) DB2
14 5 (0.71%) Geospatial Data
14 5 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 452 (64.20%) Selenium
2 255 (36.22%) Cucumber
3 247 (35.09%) JIRA
4 242 (34.38%) LoadRunner
5 236 (33.52%) Jenkins
6 203 (28.84%) SoapUI
7 117 (16.62%) Git (software)
8 115 (16.34%) NeoLoad
9 111 (15.77%) Appium
9 111 (15.77%) JUnit
10 108 (15.34%) WebDriver
11 90 (12.78%) Gatling
12 88 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 83 (11.79%) Maven
14 72 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 65 (9.23%) Bitbucket
15 65 (9.23%) WebLOAD
16 61 (8.66%) Ranorex
17 55 (7.81%) WATIR
18 53 (7.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 193 (27.41%) Finance
2 125 (17.76%) Retail
3 53 (7.53%) Banking
4 19 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 19 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.56%) Marketing
6 10 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 6 (0.85%) Electronics
8 6 (0.85%) Front Office
9 5 (0.71%) Law
10 4 (0.57%) Legal
11 3 (0.43%) Advertising
11 3 (0.43%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 187 (26.56%) Test Engineer
2 144 (20.45%) Developer
3 127 (18.04%) Tester
4 117 (16.62%) Analyst
5 89 (12.64%) Test Analyst
6 85 (12.07%) Java Developer
7 80 (11.36%) Performance Engineer
8 76 (10.80%) Automation Tester
9 73 (10.37%) Performance Test Engineer
10 68 (9.66%) Test Automation Engineer
11 65 (9.23%) Performance Tester
12 58 (8.24%) Developer in Test
13 53 (7.53%) QA Engineer
14 51 (7.24%) Software Developer
15 47 (6.68%) Senior Test Engineer
16 36 (5.11%) QA Analyst
17 34 (4.83%) Senior Performance Engineer
18 32 (4.55%) Consultant
19 31 (4.40%) QA Tester
20 26 (3.69%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (16.05%) Web Services
2 92 (13.07%) RESTful
3 88 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 78 (11.08%) Spring
5 69 (9.80%) JSON
6 63 (8.95%) SOAP
7 55 (7.81%) XML
8 45 (6.39%) .NET
9 39 (5.54%) REST
10 36 (5.11%) Java EE
10 36 (5.11%) Kafka
11 32 (4.55%) AngularJS
11 32 (4.55%) Apache Camel
12 31 (4.40%) HTML
13 29 (4.12%) JPA
14 27 (3.84%) JDBC
15 26 (3.69%) JAX-RS
15 26 (3.69%) Spring Boot
16 25 (3.55%) CSS
17 24 (3.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.39%) Mobile App
2 44 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 40 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (3.84%) Public Cloud
7 20 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
8 19 (2.70%) PKI
9 13 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (1.85%) Social Media
10 12 (1.70%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.28%) Renewable Energy
13 7 (0.99%) Derivative
14 6 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
15 4 (0.57%) Cloud Native
15 4 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
16 3 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
16 3 (0.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 123 (17.47%) Linux
1 123 (17.47%) Windows
2 62 (8.81%) Unix
3 32 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 27 (3.84%) Android
5 11 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.14%) CentOS
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (72.87%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (59.52%) Test Automation
3 256 (36.36%) BDD
4 245 (34.80%) Performance Testing
5 222 (31.53%) Scrum
6 202 (28.69%) TDD
7 168 (23.86%) Software Testing
8 163 (23.15%) DevOps
9 159 (22.59%) Continuous Integration
10 135 (19.18%) Test Strategy
11 127 (18.04%) Kanban
12 123 (17.47%) Mentoring
13 119 (16.90%) Software Engineering
14 111 (15.77%) Non-Functional Testing
15 109 (15.48%) Microservices
15 109 (15.48%) Test Management
16 98 (13.92%) DSDM
17 92 (13.07%) User Acceptance Testing
18 89 (12.64%) API Testing
19 85 (12.07%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 371 (52.70%) Java
2 235 (33.38%) C#
3 204 (28.98%) Python
4 131 (18.61%) JavaScript
5 120 (17.05%) SQL
6 111 (15.77%) Ruby
7 75 (10.65%) C++
8 61 (8.66%) C
8 61 (8.66%) Scala
9 58 (8.24%) PHP
10 40 (5.68%) Bash Shell
11 26 (3.69%) PowerShell
12 18 (2.56%) Go
13 15 (2.13%) T-SQL
14 14 (1.99%) Groovy
15 10 (1.42%) Java 8
16 9 (1.28%) Perl
17 7 (0.99%) Apple Swift
18 6 (0.85%) TypeScript
18 6 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 129 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 88 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 83 (11.79%) ISEB
4 68 (9.66%) ISTQB
5 60 (8.52%) DV Cleared
6 33 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 18 (2.56%) Degree
8 4 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.43%) CISSP
9 3 (0.43%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.28%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.14%) MCSD
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (33.10%) QA
2 7 (0.99%) WCAG
3 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 100 (14.20%) Docker
2 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 88 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 60 (8.52%) Kubernetes
3 31 (4.40%) Ansible
4 28 (3.98%) Puppet
5 23 (3.27%) Terraform
6 20 (2.84%) Nagios
6 20 (2.84%) Packer
7 19 (2.70%) HP SiteScope
7 19 (2.70%) ZABBIX
8 11 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.85%) Nessus
10 5 (0.71%) Mesos
11 3 (0.43%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.28%) HockeyApp
12 2 (0.28%) Kibana
12 2 (0.28%) logstash
13 1 (0.14%) Grafana
13 1 (0.14%) Istio
13 1 (0.14%) Knative
13 1 (0.14%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 126 (17.90%) HP
2 121 (17.19%) Google
3 57 (8.10%) Atlassian
4 47 (6.68%) Microsoft
5 19 (2.70%) Perforce
5 19 (2.70%) SaltStack
6 14 (1.99%) Oracle
7 13 (1.85%) Veracode
8 12 (1.70%) Apple
9 10 (1.42%) Splunk
10 9 (1.28%) New Relic
11 7 (0.99%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 7 (0.99%) IBM
11 7 (0.99%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
12 6 (0.85%) SAP
12 6 (0.85%) VMware
13 5 (0.71%) Dynatrace
13 5 (0.71%) Xamarin
14 4 (0.57%) Apiary