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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 212 251
Rank change year-on-year -51 +39  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 12 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.45% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 2.34% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 4
Median salary £43,000 £41,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.87% -0.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £40,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £43,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

JMeter is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1452 1067 1236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.50% 19.07% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 940 1054
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing JMeter as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -36 12 £43,000 +4.87% 3
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) Selenium
3 26 (72.22%) Java
4 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 22 (61.11%) Cucumber
5 22 (61.11%) C#
6 20 (55.56%) HP
7 19 (52.78%) LoadRunner
7 19 (52.78%) Test Scripting
8 15 (41.67%) Windows
8 15 (41.67%) Linux
8 15 (41.67%) ISTQB
8 15 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 14 (38.89%) Performance Testing
9 14 (38.89%) Test Strategy
10 13 (36.11%) Ruby
10 13 (36.11%) Python
11 12 (33.33%) ISEB
11 12 (33.33%) C++
11 12 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (33.33%) DV Cleared
11 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
12 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
13 10 (27.78%) TDD
14 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
15 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
16 7 (19.44%) JUnit
16 7 (19.44%) Retail

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 7 (19.44%) Confluence
2 6 (16.67%) JBoss
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) Jetty
3 1 (2.78%) Tornado
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) Redis
4 1 (2.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 28 (77.78%) Selenium
2 22 (61.11%) Cucumber
3 19 (52.78%) LoadRunner
4 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
5 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (19.44%) JUnit
7 6 (16.67%) Gatling
7 6 (16.67%) JIRA
8 5 (13.89%) Bitbucket
8 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
8 5 (13.89%) IntelliJ
8 5 (13.89%) jMock
8 5 (13.89%) Mockito
8 5 (13.89%) SpecFlow
9 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
10 3 (8.33%) Gradle
10 3 (8.33%) NUnit
10 3 (8.33%) SilkPerformer
10 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Test Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Test Automation Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Tester
5 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 5 (13.89%) QA Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Test Leader
7 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) QA Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Angular Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) J2EE
1 5 (13.89%) JDBC
1 5 (13.89%) SOAP
2 4 (11.11%) CSS
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.33%) DOM
3 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
3 3 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) Dropwizard
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) React
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) JMS
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 19 (52.78%) Test Scripting
4 15 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 14 (38.89%) Performance Testing
5 14 (38.89%) Test Strategy
6 10 (27.78%) TDD
7 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (19.44%) BDD
8 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
9 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.11%) Customer Insight
10 4 (11.11%) OpenUP
10 4 (11.11%) Software Architecture
11 3 (8.33%) Application Performance Management
11 3 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) Python
3 13 (36.11%) Ruby
4 12 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 12 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) ISEB
2 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) HP
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Cadence
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
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