Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 199 230
Rank change year-on-year +4 +31 0
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 30 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.55% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.49% 1.87% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -16.67% +76.47%
10th Percentile £40,313 £37,750 £46,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £56,250 £77,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.70% +2.22%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,203 1,123 1,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.02% 21.05% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 759 603 609
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,472 £30,100 £29,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing JMeter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for JMeter in Scotland

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Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Edinburgh +8 16 £45,000 +16.88% 4
Glasgow -15 14 £42,500 -17.07%
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 17 (56.67%) Performance Testing
2 16 (53.33%) LoadRunner
3 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (46.67%) Gatling
5 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 12 (40.00%) Java
6 12 (40.00%) Test Planning
7 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 11 (36.67%) JUnit
8 10 (33.33%) Python
8 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
9 9 (30.00%) Confluence
9 9 (30.00%) JBehave
9 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (30.00%) JIRA
9 9 (30.00%) Ruby
9 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
10 8 (26.67%) C#
10 8 (26.67%) SpecFlow
10 8 (26.67%) LoadUI
11 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (23.33%) Appium
12 6 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
12 6 (20.00%) Calabash
12 6 (20.00%) HTML

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (30.00%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) LoadRunner
2 14 (46.67%) Gatling
3 11 (36.67%) JUnit
4 9 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 9 (30.00%) JBehave
4 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (30.00%) JIRA
5 8 (26.67%) LoadUI
5 8 (26.67%) SpecFlow
6 7 (23.33%) Appium
6 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
7 6 (20.00%) Calabash
8 4 (13.33%) SilkPerformer
9 3 (10.00%) NeoLoad
10 2 (6.67%) Maven
10 2 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Tester
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Testing Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Testing Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Test Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Test Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 3 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) Apache OpenJPA
4 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.67%) JPA
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) JSP
4 2 (6.67%) RESTful
4 2 (6.67%) Servlets
5 1 (3.33%) CGI
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
5 1 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) DataPower
2 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Performance Testing
2 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 12 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 9 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.67%) DevOps
8 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (16.67%) SDET
8 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (13.33%) Microservices
9 4 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (10.00%) SDLC
10 3 (10.00%) SOA
10 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
10 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Python
4 9 (30.00%) Ruby
5 8 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Dynatrace
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk