Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > North East
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 101 113
Rank change year-on-year +26 +12 -12
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 24 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.89% 0.96% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.27% 4.41% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 9
North East median annual salary £33,000 £42,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.35% +51.79% -1.58%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £24,950
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £38,750
England median annual salary £52,707 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.41% - +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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 259 295 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.36% 21.84% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 171 250 241
North East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,725 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JMeter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the North East

JMeter
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the North East

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in the North East over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the North East

JMeter
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Tyne and Wear +9 20 £32,500 -23.53% 2
Durham - 4 £33,000 -
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 North East region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 18 (75.00%) Selenium
2 17 (70.83%) Software Testing
2 17 (70.83%) Finance
3 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) DevOps
5 12 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 11 (45.83%) Waterfall
6 11 (45.83%) Defect Tracking
6 11 (45.83%) Gatling
7 10 (41.67%) Exploratory Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Analytical Thinking
7 10 (41.67%) Postman
7 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (41.67%) HP UFT
8 8 (33.33%) User Experience
8 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (33.33%) BlazeMeter
9 7 (29.17%) Slack
9 7 (29.17%) New Relic
9 7 (29.17%) Docker
9 7 (29.17%) Sumo Logic
9 7 (29.17%) Datadog
9 7 (29.17%) AWS
9 7 (29.17%) Sage
10 6 (25.00%) Degree
10 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
11 5 (20.83%) API Testing

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) BlazeMeter
2 7 (29.17%) AWS
2 7 (29.17%) Datadog
2 7 (29.17%) Slack
2 7 (29.17%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (8.33%) Azure
3 2 (8.33%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Selenium
2 12 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 11 (45.83%) Gatling
4 10 (41.67%) HP UFT
4 10 (41.67%) Postman
5 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.83%) JIRA
6 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (12.50%) Appium
7 3 (12.50%) Artifactory
7 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
7 3 (12.50%) JUnit
7 3 (12.50%) Maven
7 3 (12.50%) TestNG
8 2 (8.33%) Protractor
8 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
9 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
9 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Test Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Development Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior QA Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) RESTful
2 3 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (33.33%) User Experience
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (4.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Software Testing
2 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) DevOps
4 11 (45.83%) Defect Tracking
4 11 (45.83%) Waterfall
5 10 (41.67%) Analytical Thinking
5 10 (41.67%) Exploratory Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (20.83%) API Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Wealth Management
9 4 (16.67%) Open Source
10 3 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
10 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
10 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 3 (12.50%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) IAG
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) New Relic
1 7 (29.17%) Sage
2 1 (4.17%) Genesys
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft