Period
to 22 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > North West
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 331 308
Rank change year-on-year +34 -23 +57
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 55 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.24% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.21% 1.11% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 35
North West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +4.29%
10th Percentile £32,375 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £49,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,493 2,805 2,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.03% 21.38% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,038 2,283 2,117
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 September 2018.

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 September 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
Manchester +38 49 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Cheshire +4 3 £47,000 +21.29% 3
Merseyside - 2 £32,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 North West region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 43 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (60.00%) Selenium
3 28 (50.91%) Performance Testing
3 28 (50.91%) Java
4 26 (47.27%) Test Automation
4 26 (47.27%) Cucumber
5 23 (41.82%) JIRA
5 23 (41.82%) QA
6 16 (29.09%) JUnit
7 15 (27.27%) SQL
7 15 (27.27%) BDD
8 14 (25.45%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (25.45%) SoapUI
8 14 (25.45%) AngularJS
8 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
9 13 (23.64%) DevOps
9 13 (23.64%) Scrum
9 13 (23.64%) ISTQB
10 12 (21.82%) TDD
10 12 (21.82%) Software Testing
10 12 (21.82%) LoadRunner
10 12 (21.82%) Web Services
10 12 (21.82%) Docker
11 11 (20.00%) Node.js
11 11 (20.00%) C#
11 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (18.18%) Degree
12 10 (18.18%) Test Strategy
12 10 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing

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 6 (10.91%) Confluence
2 5 (9.09%) CMS
3 4 (7.27%) Apache Solr
3 4 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.82%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.82%) Liferay
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (9.09%) GitHub
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.27%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
1 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
4 2 (3.64%) Power BI
4 2 (3.64%) Redis
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (60.00%) Selenium
2 26 (47.27%) Cucumber
3 23 (41.82%) JIRA
4 16 (29.09%) JUnit
5 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
5 14 (25.45%) SoapUI
6 12 (21.82%) LoadRunner
7 10 (18.18%) WebDriver
8 9 (16.36%) SpecFlow
9 7 (12.73%) Jasmine
10 6 (10.91%) Maven
11 5 (9.09%) Mocha
12 4 (7.27%) eggPlant
12 4 (7.27%) Gatling
12 4 (7.27%) gulp
12 4 (7.27%) Redmine
12 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
12 4 (7.27%) WATIR
13 3 (5.45%) Appium
13 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (9.09%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Analyst
1 18 (32.73%) Test Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Performance Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Performance Test Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) QA Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) QA Test Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Java Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) QA Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Trainer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Senior QA Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) AngularJS
2 12 (21.82%) Web Services
3 11 (20.00%) Node.js
4 9 (16.36%) Spring
4 9 (16.36%) XML
5 8 (14.55%) .NET
6 7 (12.73%) RESTful
7 6 (10.91%) HTML
7 6 (10.91%) React
8 5 (9.09%) JSON
8 5 (9.09%) Regular Expression
8 5 (9.09%) SOAP
9 4 (7.27%) Gherkin
9 4 (7.27%) J2EE
9 4 (7.27%) JAX-RS
9 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (7.27%) Sass
10 3 (5.45%) Spring Boot
11 2 (3.64%) CSS
11 2 (3.64%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Fintech
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.27%) Cloud Native
3 4 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (7.27%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) AS400
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.64%) iSeries
5 1 (1.82%) APACS
5 1 (1.82%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) Performance Testing
3 26 (47.27%) Test Automation
4 15 (27.27%) BDD
5 13 (23.64%) DevOps
5 13 (23.64%) Scrum
6 12 (21.82%) Software Testing
6 12 (21.82%) TDD
7 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (18.18%) Test Strategy
9 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
9 9 (16.36%) ITIL
9 9 (16.36%) Open Source
10 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
10 8 (14.55%) MVC
10 8 (14.55%) SDLC
11 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
11 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) C#
4 9 (16.36%) Ruby
5 5 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.45%) Scala
7 2 (3.64%) Java 8
7 2 (3.64%) RPG
7 2 (3.64%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) ES6
8 1 (1.82%) ES7
8 1 (1.82%) Groovy
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) ISTQB
2 10 (18.18%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) CSQA
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MCSA
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (41.82%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Kibana
2 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.82%) CA
4 1 (1.82%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.82%) New Relic
4 1 (1.82%) SOASTA, Inc