Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 323 348
Rank change year-on-year -16 +25 +10
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 39 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.29% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.37% 1.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 3
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +70.00% -36.71%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,600 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,500 £39,200
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2848 2667 2454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.42% 21.31% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2394 2156
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the North West

JMeter
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the North West

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the North West

JMeter
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Manchester -21 25 £50,000 +17.65%
Merseyside +21 6 £35,000 -6.67%
Cheshire - 6 £42,500 - 3
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing JMeter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 31 (79.49%) Java
1 31 (79.49%) Test Automation
2 30 (76.92%) Selenium
3 26 (66.67%) C#
4 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (46.15%) Performance Testing
5 18 (46.15%) BDD
6 17 (43.59%) Cucumber
7 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
7 16 (41.03%) Test Scripting
7 16 (41.03%) QA
7 16 (41.03%) TDD
8 14 (35.90%) WebDriver
9 13 (33.33%) SoapUI
9 13 (33.33%) SpecFlow
10 11 (28.21%) Test Strategy
10 11 (28.21%) SQL
11 10 (25.64%) JIRA
11 10 (25.64%) Test Planning
12 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
13 8 (20.51%) NUnit
13 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (20.51%) Scrum
13 8 (20.51%) HTML
13 8 (20.51%) JUnit
13 8 (20.51%) OO
13 8 (20.51%) Python
13 8 (20.51%) DevOps
13 8 (20.51%) Defect Management

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (12.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Jetty
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) Tornado
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.26%) BlazeMeter
2 3 (7.69%) Slack
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.56%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Redis
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 30 (76.92%) Selenium
2 17 (43.59%) Cucumber
3 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
4 14 (35.90%) WebDriver
5 13 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 13 (33.33%) SpecFlow
6 10 (25.64%) JIRA
7 8 (20.51%) JUnit
7 8 (20.51%) NUnit
8 7 (17.95%) LoadRunner
9 6 (15.38%) Gatling
9 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
10 5 (12.82%) FitNesse
10 5 (12.82%) TestNG
11 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
12 3 (7.69%) Appium
12 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
12 3 (7.69%) JBehave
12 3 (7.69%) The Grinder
12 3 (7.69%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Back Office
2 2 (5.13%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Tester
2 10 (25.64%) Test Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) QA Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Test Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Performance Tester
7 4 (10.26%) QA Automation Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) QA Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Non-Functional Tester
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) .NET
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) SOAP
5 3 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (5.13%) JSON
6 2 (5.13%) Node.js
6 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.56%) DOM
7 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.56%) Flask
7 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.56%) Kafka
7 1 (2.56%) RESTful
7 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) AS400
4 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) Fedora
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Test Automation
2 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) BDD
3 18 (46.15%) Performance Testing
4 16 (41.03%) TDD
4 16 (41.03%) Test Scripting
5 11 (28.21%) Test Strategy
6 10 (25.64%) Test Planning
7 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (20.51%) Defect Management
8 8 (20.51%) DevOps
8 8 (20.51%) OO
8 8 (20.51%) Scrum
8 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.95%) Load Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (15.38%) SDLC
11 5 (12.82%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Java
2 26 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) Python
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.26%) Ruby
7 3 (7.69%) C
8 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.56%) RPG
9 1 (2.56%) VB
9 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Kibana
3 1 (2.56%) logstash
3 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Citrix
1 3 (7.69%) HP
1 3 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) IBM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.56%) WorldPay