Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 526 521 580
Rank change year-on-year -5 +59 0
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 233 699 708
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.95% 2.75% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 199 489 537
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% +2.86% +5.00%

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 11,962 25,425 32,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.97% 19.27% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9,727 20,286 26,843
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in England

JMeter
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JMeter in England.

Salary trend for JMeter in England

JMeter
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing JMeter in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +20 98 £55,000 -18.52% 4
South East +132 62 £55,000 +10.00% 4
North of England +67 27 £45,000 +10.23% 4
South West +78 23 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Midlands +75 16 £43,500 +1.75%
Yorkshire +36 13 £45,000 +1.53% 1
North West +116 12 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +84 12 £40,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +64 4 £43,500 +2.35%
East of England +74 3 - - 1
North East +25 2 £42,500 +4.11% 1
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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.

1 200 (85.84%) Test Automation
2 145 (62.23%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (55.36%) Selenium
4 119 (51.07%) Java
5 93 (39.91%) QA
6 80 (34.33%) Jenkins
7 78 (33.48%) Performance Testing
8 76 (32.62%) Cucumber
9 72 (30.90%) DevOps
9 72 (30.90%) JIRA
9 72 (30.90%) C#
10 68 (29.18%) Azure
11 66 (28.33%) BDD
12 64 (27.47%) Postman
13 59 (25.32%) JavaScript
14 57 (24.46%) SQL
15 54 (23.18%) Scrum
15 54 (23.18%) API Testing
16 53 (22.75%) Non-Functional Testing
17 46 (19.74%) LoadRunner
18 43 (18.45%) SoapUI
18 43 (18.45%) Git (software)
19 42 (18.03%) SpecFlow
20 40 (17.17%) Test Scripting
21 39 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
22 38 (16.31%) TDD
22 38 (16.31%) Python
22 38 (16.31%) Docker
23 37 (15.88%) ISTQB
24 36 (15.45%) Test Strategy

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 32 (13.73%) Confluence
2 8 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.58%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.15%) CMS
4 5 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.86%) Apache
6 2 (0.86%) CICS
6 2 (0.86%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 68 (29.18%) Azure
2 33 (14.16%) AWS
3 32 (13.73%) BlazeMeter
4 23 (9.87%) SaaS
5 21 (9.01%) GitHub
6 8 (3.43%) BrowserStack
7 7 (3.00%) Sauce Labs
8 6 (2.58%) IaaS
8 6 (2.58%) Loggly
8 6 (2.58%) Logic Apps
8 6 (2.58%) PaaS
9 4 (1.72%) NuGet
10 3 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.29%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.29%) Serverless
10 3 (1.29%) Slack
11 2 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.86%) GCP
12 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.43%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.00%) HTTP
2 4 (1.72%) SMTP
3 3 (1.29%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (0.86%) 3GPP
4 2 (0.86%) DNS
4 2 (0.86%) INAP
4 2 (0.86%) IPv6
5 1 (0.43%) DSL
5 1 (0.43%) SCCP
5 1 (0.43%) Skype
5 1 (0.43%) snoop
5 1 (0.43%) SS7
5 1 (0.43%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (4.29%) Blockchain
4 9 (3.86%) DB2
5 8 (3.43%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (3.43%) Redis
6 6 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.15%) Big Data
7 5 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.15%) MySQL
8 4 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.43%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 129 (55.36%) Selenium
2 80 (34.33%) Jenkins
3 76 (32.62%) Cucumber
4 72 (30.90%) JIRA
5 64 (27.47%) Postman
6 46 (19.74%) LoadRunner
7 43 (18.45%) Git (software)
7 43 (18.45%) SoapUI
8 42 (18.03%) SpecFlow
9 35 (15.02%) WebDriver
10 32 (13.73%) REST Assured
11 18 (7.73%) Cypress.io
11 18 (7.73%) Gatling
11 18 (7.73%) JUnit
12 16 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (6.87%) TeamCity
12 16 (6.87%) Visual Studio
13 15 (6.44%) Appium
13 15 (6.44%) Maven
14 14 (6.01%) HP UFT
General
1 20 (8.58%) Finance
2 19 (8.15%) Banking
3 11 (4.72%) Retail
4 7 (3.00%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.29%) Police
6 3 (1.29%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Billing
7 2 (0.86%) French Language
7 2 (0.86%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (18.45%) Tester
2 42 (18.03%) Developer
3 40 (17.17%) Test Engineer
4 29 (12.45%) Analyst
5 27 (11.59%) Test Leader
6 25 (10.73%) Test Automation Engineer
7 22 (9.44%) Developer in Test
7 22 (9.44%) QA Engineer
8 19 (8.15%) Automation Tester
8 19 (8.15%) Test Analyst
9 17 (7.30%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.72%) Automation Test Lead
10 11 (4.72%) Consultant
11 10 (4.29%) QA Analyst
11 10 (4.29%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.86%) Automation Test Analyst
12 9 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (3.86%) Performance Engineer
12 9 (3.86%) Senior QA Engineer
12 9 (3.86%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.45%) RESTful
2 31 (13.30%) .NET
3 30 (12.88%) Web Services
4 23 (9.87%) Gherkin
5 18 (7.73%) CSS
6 16 (6.87%) .NET Core
7 13 (5.58%) React
7 13 (5.58%) SOAP
8 12 (5.15%) AngularJS
8 12 (5.15%) REST
9 10 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (4.29%) HTML
9 10 (4.29%) Middleware
10 9 (3.86%) Chai
10 9 (3.86%) Spring
10 9 (3.86%) WebdriverIO
11 8 (3.43%) .NET Framework
11 8 (3.43%) ASP.NET
11 8 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (3.43%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.15%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.43%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.00%) User Experience
5 6 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.29%) EPoS
7 3 (1.29%) NHS
7 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.86%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.86%) iSeries
8 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.86%) Replication
8 2 (0.86%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.86%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.43%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.43%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.45%) Linux
2 12 (5.15%) Unix
3 7 (3.00%) Windows
4 6 (2.58%) VMS
5 5 (2.15%) Android
6 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.86%) AIX
8 1 (0.43%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (85.84%) Test Automation
2 145 (62.23%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (33.48%) Performance Testing
4 72 (30.90%) DevOps
5 66 (28.33%) BDD
6 54 (23.18%) API Testing
6 54 (23.18%) Scrum
7 53 (22.75%) Non-Functional Testing
8 40 (17.17%) Test Scripting
9 39 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (16.31%) TDD
11 36 (15.45%) Test Strategy
12 33 (14.16%) Regression Testing
13 30 (12.88%) SDET
14 27 (11.59%) Load Testing
14 27 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (10.73%) SDLC
16 23 (9.87%) Microservices
16 23 (9.87%) Software Testing
16 23 (9.87%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (51.07%) Java
2 72 (30.90%) C#
3 59 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 57 (24.46%) SQL
5 38 (16.31%) Python
6 14 (6.01%) Bash Shell
6 14 (6.01%) C
7 9 (3.86%) VB
8 8 (3.43%) C++
8 8 (3.43%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.00%) Java 8
9 7 (3.00%) VBScript
10 6 (2.58%) COBOL
10 6 (2.58%) Perl
10 6 (2.58%) Ruby
11 5 (2.15%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.29%) Groovy
13 2 (0.86%) JCL
13 2 (0.86%) PHP
13 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (15.88%) ISTQB
2 26 (11.16%) Security Cleared
3 20 (8.58%) ISEB
4 19 (8.15%) SC Cleared
5 17 (7.30%) Degree
6 9 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (3.43%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (1.29%) MCP
10 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.86%) PMP
11 1 (0.43%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (39.91%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (16.31%) Docker
2 2 (0.86%) ACF2
2 2 (0.86%) RACF
2 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (12.45%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (9.01%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.58%) HP ALM
3 6 (2.58%) Kibana
4 5 (2.15%) Ansible
4 5 (2.15%) CA Service Virtualization
4 5 (2.15%) Terraform
5 4 (1.72%) logstash
6 2 (0.86%) MIIS
7 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.43%) Grafana
7 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.43%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.43%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (12.88%) HP
2 19 (8.15%) Oracle
3 9 (3.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.00%) New Relic
5 6 (2.58%) CA
6 5 (2.15%) IBM
6 5 (2.15%) Perfecto Mobile
7 3 (1.29%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.29%) SAP
7 3 (1.29%) Unisys
8 2 (0.86%) Amdocs
8 2 (0.86%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.86%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.86%) Google
8 2 (0.86%) Mavenir
8 2 (0.86%) Micro Focus
8 2 (0.86%) NetCracker
8 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.86%) Spotify
9 1 (0.43%) Parasoft