Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > North West
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 321 336
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15 +36
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 32 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.35% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 17
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £33,750 £22,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,250 £38,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -15.00%

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 2,883 2,600 2,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.54% 20.97% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,308 2,283 2,118
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,300 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -1 12 £46,250 +8.82% 7
Cheshire - 12 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside +27 6 £35,000 -6.67%
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 24 (75.00%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) Test Automation
3 22 (68.75%) Selenium
3 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) BDD
5 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
6 14 (43.75%) SoapUI
6 14 (43.75%) C#
7 13 (40.63%) TDD
7 13 (40.63%) QA
8 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
9 11 (34.38%) Performance Testing
9 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
10 10 (31.25%) WebDriver
10 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (28.13%) SQL
11 9 (28.13%) SpecFlow
11 9 (28.13%) DevOps
12 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (21.88%) JIRA
13 7 (21.88%) Open Source
13 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
13 7 (21.88%) .NET
13 7 (21.88%) OO
13 7 (21.88%) LoadRunner
13 7 (21.88%) Finance
13 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
14 6 (18.75%) JUnit
14 6 (18.75%) Test Planning
14 6 (18.75%) SDLC

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 3 (9.38%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) BlazeMeter
1 3 (9.38%) Slack
2 2 (6.25%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Selenium
2 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
3 14 (43.75%) SoapUI
4 12 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 10 (31.25%) WebDriver
6 9 (28.13%) SpecFlow
7 7 (21.88%) JIRA
7 7 (21.88%) LoadRunner
8 6 (18.75%) Gatling
8 6 (18.75%) JUnit
9 5 (15.63%) NUnit
10 3 (9.38%) FitNesse
10 3 (9.38%) Introscope
10 3 (9.38%) JBehave
10 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
10 3 (9.38%) TestNG
10 3 (9.38%) The Grinder
10 3 (9.38%) Travis CI
11 2 (6.25%) Ranorex
11 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Russian Language
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
4 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) QA Automation Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 3 (9.38%) QA Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Developer in Test
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Test Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
3 3 (9.38%) J2EE
3 3 (9.38%) RESTful
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.38%) Fintech
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Test Automation
2 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) BDD
4 13 (40.63%) TDD
5 11 (34.38%) Performance Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Test Scripting
6 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (28.13%) DevOps
8 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (21.88%) OO
9 7 (21.88%) Open Source
9 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
9 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
10 6 (18.75%) SDLC
10 6 (18.75%) Test Planning
11 5 (15.63%) Scrum
12 4 (12.50%) Defect Management
12 4 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Load Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CA Wily
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) Kibana
3 1 (3.13%) logstash
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) AppDynamics
2 3 (9.38%) CA
2 3 (9.38%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) SOASTA, Inc
2 3 (9.38%) WorldPay
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.13%) New Relic