Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 274 235
Rank change year-on-year +32 -39 +37
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 50 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.69% 0.28% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.85% 1.21% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 30
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £65,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £44,317 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.70% +9.41% +4.29%

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,755 1,817 1,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.11% 23.34% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,423 1,505 1,462
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,833 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing JMeter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Manchester

JMeter
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JMeter in Manchester.

Salary trend for JMeter in Manchester

JMeter
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for JMeter in Manchester

JMeter
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
JMeter
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) Performance Testing
3 28 (56.00%) Selenium
4 27 (54.00%) Test Automation
4 27 (54.00%) Cucumber
5 26 (52.00%) QA
6 25 (50.00%) JIRA
7 20 (40.00%) Java
8 19 (38.00%) BDD
9 17 (34.00%) SQL
10 16 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (28.00%) SoapUI
11 14 (28.00%) Test Strategy
11 14 (28.00%) DevOps
12 13 (26.00%) SpecFlow
13 12 (24.00%) WebDriver
13 12 (24.00%) JUnit
13 12 (24.00%) Software Testing
13 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
14 11 (22.00%) ISTQB
14 11 (22.00%) Scrum
14 11 (22.00%) C#
15 10 (20.00%) MVC
15 10 (20.00%) LoadRunner
15 10 (20.00%) Degree
16 9 (18.00%) Confluence
16 9 (18.00%) Web Services
16 9 (18.00%) XML
16 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
17 8 (16.00%) Docker

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (18.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (10.00%) BlazeMeter
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.00%) DB2
3 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) Power BI
3 2 (4.00%) Redis
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (56.00%) Selenium
2 27 (54.00%) Cucumber
3 25 (50.00%) JIRA
4 14 (28.00%) SoapUI
5 13 (26.00%) SpecFlow
6 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (24.00%) JUnit
6 12 (24.00%) WebDriver
7 10 (20.00%) LoadRunner
8 7 (14.00%) Gatling
9 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (8.00%) eggPlant
10 4 (8.00%) GoCD
10 4 (8.00%) gulp
10 4 (8.00%) Redmine
10 4 (8.00%) WATIR
11 3 (6.00%) Appium
11 3 (6.00%) Calabash
11 3 (6.00%) The Grinder
11 3 (6.00%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (14.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
1 16 (32.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Performance Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) QA Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Trainer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Developer in Test
8 3 (6.00%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (18.00%) Web Services
1 9 (18.00%) XML
2 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) RESTful
3 6 (12.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) Node.js
4 5 (10.00%) JSON
4 5 (10.00%) Regular Expression
5 4 (8.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (8.00%) JAX-RS
5 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (8.00%) Sass
5 4 (8.00%) Spring
6 3 (6.00%) Lambda Expressions
6 3 (6.00%) Spring Boot
7 2 (4.00%) CSS
7 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.00%) J2EE
7 2 (4.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Fintech
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.00%) AS400
4 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) Performance Testing
3 27 (54.00%) Test Automation
4 19 (38.00%) BDD
5 14 (28.00%) DevOps
5 14 (28.00%) Test Strategy
6 12 (24.00%) Software Testing
7 11 (22.00%) Scrum
8 10 (20.00%) MVC
9 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (16.00%) ITIL
9 8 (16.00%) Open Source
9 8 (16.00%) Waterfall
10 7 (14.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
10 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
11 6 (12.00%) Kanban
11 6 (12.00%) OWASP
11 6 (12.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) Ruby
5 5 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) Java 8
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) RPG
6 2 (4.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.00%) ES6
7 1 (2.00%) ES7
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (52.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Puppet
2 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.00%) Kibana
4 1 (2.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.00%) IBM