Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 113 101
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12 -
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 13 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.97% 0.57% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.23% 3.60% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 2
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,450
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.02% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,000 £22,150
90th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £37,070
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 307 250 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.01% 15.94% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 265 220 217
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.84% -2.00%
10th Percentile £29,250 £25,000 £21,400
90th Percentile £63,250 £62,656 £47,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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
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 19 January 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
Tyne and Wear +17 13 £35,000 -6.67% 6
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 North East region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) Selenium
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
2 11 (84.62%) Gatling
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) LoadRunner
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) Gherkin
4 8 (61.54%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Exploratory Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) JSON
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) SDET
6 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
6 3 (23.08%) DBS Check
7 2 (15.38%) Java 8
8 1 (7.69%) Nessus
8 1 (7.69%) JIRA
8 1 (7.69%) Podcast

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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Akamai
1 1 (7.69%) BlazeMeter
1 1 (7.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Cucumber
1 11 (84.62%) Gatling
1 11 (84.62%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) LoadRunner
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
5 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Test Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer in Test
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer in Test
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) XML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Web Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Gherkin
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) Exploratory Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SDET
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) New Relic
1 1 (7.69%) VMware