Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 355 275 413
Rank change year-on-year -80 +138 +48
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 75 73 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.60% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.01% 2.92% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 62 64 100
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,000 £32,375
25th Percentile £45,875 £47,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,250 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% -

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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,740 2,499 5,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.79% 20.39% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,633 2,164 4,812
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the South East

JMeter
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JMeter in the South East.

Salary trend for JMeter in the South East

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing JMeter in the South East over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the South East

JMeter
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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
Thames Valley -51 28 £50,000 - 3
Berkshire -40 19 £50,000 -16.67% 1
West Sussex - 15 £60,000 - 1
Surrey -32 12 £56,250 -6.25%
Hampshire -93 10 £47,000 -18.26% 2
Buckinghamshire -24 9 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East Sussex - 8 £52,500 -
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 - 1
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 55 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (61.33%) QA
3 34 (45.33%) Selenium
4 33 (44.00%) Performance Testing
5 31 (41.33%) Java
5 31 (41.33%) C#
5 31 (41.33%) SQL
6 30 (40.00%) Azure
6 30 (40.00%) Social Skills
7 29 (38.67%) BDD
8 27 (36.00%) Scrum
9 25 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 25 (33.33%) SDET
10 24 (32.00%) JIRA
11 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
12 21 (28.00%) Cucumber
12 21 (28.00%) Gherkin
12 21 (28.00%) .NET
13 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
13 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (24.00%) SpecFlow
14 18 (24.00%) Jenkins
14 18 (24.00%) Finance
15 17 (22.67%) Test Scripting
15 17 (22.67%) SoapUI
15 17 (22.67%) BlazeMeter
16 16 (21.33%) Test Strategy
16 16 (21.33%) TypeScript
16 16 (21.33%) DevOps

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (5.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) JBoss
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (40.00%) Azure
2 17 (22.67%) BlazeMeter
3 12 (16.00%) BrowserStack
4 11 (14.67%) AWS
5 8 (10.67%) SaaS
6 7 (9.33%) Sauce Labs
7 5 (6.67%) NuGet
8 2 (2.67%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.33%) GCP
9 1 (1.33%) GitHub
9 1 (1.33%) npm
9 1 (1.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Skype
2 5 (6.67%) SMTP
3 3 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.33%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.33%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (1.33%) INAP
5 1 (1.33%) Internet
5 1 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (45.33%) Selenium
2 24 (32.00%) JIRA
3 23 (30.67%) Git (software)
4 21 (28.00%) Cucumber
5 18 (24.00%) Jenkins
5 18 (24.00%) SpecFlow
6 17 (22.67%) SoapUI
7 15 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 14 (18.67%) Postman
9 9 (12.00%) REST Assured
10 8 (10.67%) LoadRunner
10 8 (10.67%) TestNG
11 7 (9.33%) Bitbucket
11 7 (9.33%) TeamCity
12 6 (8.00%) Appium
12 6 (8.00%) JUnit
12 6 (8.00%) Locust
12 6 (8.00%) WebSurge
13 5 (6.67%) HP UFT
13 5 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 30 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 18 (24.00%) Finance
3 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 5 (6.67%) Retail
6 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 3 (4.00%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (2.67%) Billing
7 2 (2.67%) Military
7 2 (2.67%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.67%) Social Housing
8 1 (1.33%) Banking
8 1 (1.33%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.33%) Legal
8 1 (1.33%) Police
8 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) QA Engineer
2 13 (17.33%) Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Developer in Test
4 11 (14.67%) Performance Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) QA Leader
5 10 (13.33%) Senior Performance Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Senior QA Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Tester
6 9 (12.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 9 (12.00%) Test Leader
7 8 (10.67%) Software Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Development Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Software Development Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Test Development Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Test Manager
10 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) .NET
1 21 (28.00%) Gherkin
2 15 (20.00%) RESTful
3 13 (17.33%) SOAP
4 12 (16.00%) Web Services
5 9 (12.00%) WireMock
6 8 (10.67%) XML
7 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.33%) JSON
7 7 (9.33%) REST
8 6 (8.00%) .NET Core
8 6 (8.00%) OAuth
8 6 (8.00%) React
9 5 (6.67%) Spring
10 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.00%) CSS
11 3 (4.00%) J2EE
11 3 (4.00%) Java EE
11 3 (4.00%) Spring Boot
11 3 (4.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 9 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (12.00%) iPhone
4 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.00%) Life Science
6 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Linux
2 11 (14.67%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
4 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.00%) Performance Testing
4 29 (38.67%) BDD
5 27 (36.00%) Scrum
6 25 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 25 (33.33%) SDET
7 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (22.67%) Test Scripting
9 16 (21.33%) DevOps
9 16 (21.33%) Software Testing
9 16 (21.33%) Test Strategy
10 15 (20.00%) Microservices
10 15 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 14 (18.67%) Functional Testing
11 14 (18.67%) TDD
11 14 (18.67%) Test Management
12 13 (17.33%) Scenario Testing
13 12 (16.00%) Coaching
13 12 (16.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) C#
1 31 (41.33%) Java
1 31 (41.33%) SQL
2 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.33%) TypeScript
4 11 (14.67%) C
5 10 (13.33%) Python
6 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.67%) Java 8
8 4 (5.33%) Ruby
8 4 (5.33%) VBScript
9 3 (4.00%) Perl
9 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.67%) C++
10 2 (2.67%) Groovy
10 2 (2.67%) Scala
11 1 (1.33%) PHP
11 1 (1.33%) R
11 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) ISTQB
2 9 (12.00%) ISEB
3 7 (9.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (8.00%) Degree
4 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.33%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (61.33%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) Accessibility
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Kubernetes
2 11 (14.67%) Grafana
3 5 (6.67%) Terraform
4 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.67%) HP ALM
5 2 (2.67%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) HP
3 3 (4.00%) Dynatrace
3 3 (4.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.67%) Citrix
4 2 (2.67%) New Relic
4 2 (2.67%) Omniture
4 2 (2.67%) RedGate
5 1 (1.33%) Adobe
5 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.33%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.33%) Mavenir
5 1 (1.33%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft