Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > England
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 529 594 555
Rank change year-on-year +65 -39 +182
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 684 681 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.50% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.53% 1.97% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 517 529 620
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 27,036 34,523 31,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.68% 20.80% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21,504 28,368 26,896
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +93 303 £55,000 -12.00% 12
North of England +77 132 £42,500 - 5
South East +27 106 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Yorkshire +75 87 £40,000 - 1
Midlands +31 86 £45,000 +7.14% 4
West Midlands +53 43 £45,250 +6.47% 3
South West +13 42 £45,000 -10.00% 5
East Midlands +12 42 £45,000 +7.14% 1
North West +41 34 £42,500 -5.56% 4
East of England +32 13 £37,500 -16.67%
North East +24 8 £42,500 +13.33%
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 551 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (64.33%) Selenium
3 420 (61.40%) Test Automation
4 375 (54.82%) Java
5 301 (44.01%) Cucumber
6 291 (42.54%) QA
7 284 (41.52%) BDD
8 260 (38.01%) Scrum
9 244 (35.67%) Performance Testing
10 241 (35.23%) SoapUI
11 224 (32.75%) JIRA
12 222 (32.46%) Jenkins
13 210 (30.70%) TDD
14 207 (30.26%) LoadRunner
15 206 (30.12%) C#
16 166 (24.27%) Git (software)
17 159 (23.25%) Finance
18 153 (22.37%) Web Services
19 140 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
19 140 (20.47%) Microservices
20 137 (20.03%) Software Testing
21 129 (18.86%) Retail
22 128 (18.71%) Security Cleared
23 127 (18.57%) Python
24 123 (17.98%) DevOps
25 120 (17.54%) Linux
26 119 (17.40%) Kanban
26 119 (17.40%) WebDriver
27 114 (16.67%) Software Engineering
28 112 (16.37%) JUnit

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 82 (11.99%) Confluence
2 33 (4.82%) Apache
2 33 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 22 (3.22%) Apache Spark
4 18 (2.63%) GeoServer
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (1.02%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.88%) JBoss
8 5 (0.73%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.73%) IIS
8 5 (0.73%) nginx
9 4 (0.58%) Drupal
10 3 (0.44%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.15%) CMS
12 1 (0.15%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.17%) Mingle
2 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.44%) ArchiCAD
3 3 (0.44%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.44%) MicroStation
3 3 (0.44%) Revit
4 1 (0.15%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 102 (14.91%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (11.70%) G Suite
2 80 (11.70%) Office 365
3 51 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (6.58%) SaaS
5 28 (4.09%) Slack
6 25 (3.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (2.78%) BlazeMeter
8 14 (2.05%) GitHub
9 9 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.02%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.58%) Boomi
12 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.44%) BrowserStack
12 3 (0.44%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.44%) NuGet
12 3 (0.44%) PaaS
13 2 (0.29%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.05%) HTTP
2 9 (1.32%) Internet
3 5 (0.73%) Firewall
4 2 (0.29%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.29%) DMZ
4 2 (0.29%) DNS
4 2 (0.29%) SSL
4 2 (0.29%) WAAS
4 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.15%) IPv4
5 1 (0.15%) IPv6
5 1 (0.15%) LAN
5 1 (0.15%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.15%) Softphone
5 1 (0.15%) WAN
5 1 (0.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.31%) Hadoop
2 47 (6.87%) SQL Server
3 43 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 31 (4.53%) GIS
6 21 (3.07%) Big Data
7 20 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.78%) Redis
9 16 (2.34%) Couchbase
10 14 (2.05%) Oracle Database
11 13 (1.90%) Geospatial Data
12 12 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
13 10 (1.46%) MySQL
13 10 (1.46%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (1.02%) EDMS
16 6 (0.88%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 440 (64.33%) Selenium
2 301 (44.01%) Cucumber
3 241 (35.23%) SoapUI
4 224 (32.75%) JIRA
5 222 (32.46%) Jenkins
6 207 (30.26%) LoadRunner
7 166 (24.27%) Git (software)
8 119 (17.40%) WebDriver
9 112 (16.37%) JUnit
10 98 (14.33%) NeoLoad
11 87 (12.72%) Appium
12 86 (12.57%) Gatling
13 69 (10.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 62 (9.06%) SpecFlow
15 61 (8.92%) Mockito
16 58 (8.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 55 (8.04%) Maven
18 51 (7.46%) WebLOAD
19 47 (6.87%) WATIR
20 44 (6.43%) Ranorex
General
1 159 (23.25%) Finance
2 129 (18.86%) Retail
3 27 (3.95%) Banking
3 27 (3.95%) Law
4 11 (1.61%) Marketing
5 8 (1.17%) Publishing
6 5 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.44%) Advertising
8 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.44%) Games
9 2 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (25.44%) Tester
2 163 (23.83%) Test Engineer
3 132 (19.30%) Developer
4 110 (16.08%) Analyst
5 95 (13.89%) QA Engineer
6 90 (13.16%) Test Analyst
7 88 (12.87%) Automation Tester
8 85 (12.43%) Performance Tester
9 68 (9.94%) Test Automation Engineer
10 65 (9.50%) Java Developer
11 58 (8.48%) Developer in Test
12 52 (7.60%) Performance Engineer
12 52 (7.60%) QA Tester
13 47 (6.87%) Performance Test Engineer
14 43 (6.29%) Software Developer
15 41 (5.99%) Java Engineer
16 39 (5.70%) Senior Test Engineer
17 37 (5.41%) Senior QA Engineer
18 36 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
19 31 (4.53%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (22.37%) Web Services
2 103 (15.06%) SOAP
3 76 (11.11%) XML
4 73 (10.67%) REST
4 73 (10.67%) Spring
5 68 (9.94%) RESTful
6 64 (9.36%) JSON
7 53 (7.75%) HTML
8 49 (7.16%) Gherkin
9 46 (6.73%) Kafka
10 43 (6.29%) .NET
11 31 (4.53%) CSS
12 23 (3.36%) AngularJS
13 20 (2.92%) Spring Boot
14 19 (2.78%) Java EE
15 17 (2.49%) RxJava
16 16 (2.34%) JDBC
16 16 (2.34%) Jest
16 16 (2.34%) Vert.x
16 16 (2.34%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.70%) Client/Server
2 37 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
7 13 (1.90%) Fintech
7 13 (1.90%) Social Media
7 13 (1.90%) User Experience
8 11 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.02%) Internet of Things
10 5 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.44%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.44%) Linked Data
12 3 (0.44%) PKI
12 3 (0.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 120 (17.54%) Linux
2 102 (14.91%) Windows
3 44 (6.43%) Unix
4 25 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 20 (2.92%) Android
6 6 (0.88%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.73%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.58%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.58%) zOS
9 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.15%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (61.40%) Test Automation
3 284 (41.52%) BDD
4 260 (38.01%) Scrum
5 244 (35.67%) Performance Testing
6 210 (30.70%) TDD
7 140 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
7 140 (20.47%) Microservices
8 137 (20.03%) Software Testing
9 123 (17.98%) DevOps
10 119 (17.40%) Kanban
11 114 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 111 (16.23%) Test Strategy
13 97 (14.18%) Test Management
14 89 (13.01%) Mentoring
15 87 (12.72%) Non-Functional Testing
16 85 (12.43%) API Testing
16 85 (12.43%) User Acceptance Testing
17 84 (12.28%) SDLC
18 80 (11.70%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 375 (54.82%) Java
2 206 (30.12%) C#
3 127 (18.57%) Python
4 106 (15.50%) SQL
5 92 (13.45%) JavaScript
6 81 (11.84%) Ruby
7 65 (9.50%) C++
8 56 (8.19%) C
9 53 (7.75%) PHP
10 44 (6.43%) Scala
11 24 (3.51%) Java 8
12 14 (2.05%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.75%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.61%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.46%) Groovy
16 9 (1.32%) Apple Swift
17 8 (1.17%) Perl
17 8 (1.17%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.58%) VBScript
18 4 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 128 (18.71%) Security Cleared
2 101 (14.77%) SC Cleared
3 62 (9.06%) Degree
4 61 (8.92%) ISTQB
5 54 (7.89%) ISEB
6 49 (7.16%) DV Cleared
7 21 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (1.17%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.73%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (42.54%) QA
2 17 (2.49%) WCAG
3 8 (1.17%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.29%) GDPR
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (10.38%) Docker
2 5 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 63 (9.21%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (2.49%) Nessus
3 15 (2.19%) Ansible
4 14 (2.05%) Terraform
5 12 (1.75%) Puppet
6 11 (1.61%) Kubernetes
7 7 (1.02%) Mesos
7 7 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.44%) HP ALM
8 3 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (0.44%) Nagios
8 3 (0.44%) Packer
8 3 (0.44%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.29%) HockeyApp
9 2 (0.29%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.29%) Rancher
10 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.15%) Istio
10 1 (0.15%) Knative
10 1 (0.15%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 109 (15.94%) Google
2 96 (14.04%) HP
3 44 (6.43%) Microsoft
4 36 (5.26%) Oracle
5 27 (3.95%) Atlassian
6 14 (2.05%) New Relic
7 10 (1.46%) IBM
8 9 (1.32%) Apple
8 9 (1.32%) Telerik
9 7 (1.02%) CA Agile Central
9 7 (1.02%) PureLoad
9 7 (1.02%) Splunk
9 7 (1.02%) VMware
10 6 (0.88%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.58%) Bloomberg
11 4 (0.58%) Dell
11 4 (0.58%) Reuters
12 3 (0.44%) Citrix
12 3 (0.44%) Perforce
12 3 (0.44%) Sitecore