Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 359 397 438
Rank change year-on-year +38 +41 -18
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 110 127 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.48% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.48% 2.33% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 90 112 128
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £38,850 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £62,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% 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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,435 5,452 6,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.75% 20.39% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,707 4,695 5,681
South East median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the South East

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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 23 February 2020. 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 +49 41 £50,000 -16.67% 5
Surrey +37 28 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Hampshire +31 23 £57,500 +24.32% 7
Berkshire +28 21 £50,000 +9.29% 3
Buckinghamshire +20 17 £50,000 -16.67% 1
East Sussex 0 14 £45,000 -35.71%
Oxfordshire +13 3 £63,500 +0.79% 1
Kent +5 2 £54,969 +22.15%
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 95 (86.36%) Test Automation
2 75 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (62.73%) Selenium
4 57 (51.82%) QA
4 57 (51.82%) Java
5 45 (40.91%) Test Scripting
6 40 (36.36%) Scrum
7 39 (35.45%) Cucumber
7 39 (35.45%) BDD
8 37 (33.64%) Jenkins
9 35 (31.82%) Azure
10 32 (29.09%) JIRA
10 32 (29.09%) Performance Testing
11 31 (28.18%) ISTQB
11 31 (28.18%) SQL
12 29 (26.36%) RESTful
12 29 (26.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (25.45%) Non-Functional Testing
13 28 (25.45%) AWS
13 28 (25.45%) C#
13 28 (25.45%) Linux
13 28 (25.45%) ISEB
13 28 (25.45%) Postman
14 27 (24.55%) JUnit
15 26 (23.64%) HP UFT
16 25 (22.73%) Web Services
17 24 (21.82%) Test Strategy
17 24 (21.82%) Docker
18 23 (20.91%) DevOps
18 23 (20.91%) Git (software)

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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 11 (10.00%) CICS
1 11 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.36%) Confluence
3 5 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.73%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.91%) Apache
6 1 (0.91%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 35 (31.82%) Azure
2 28 (25.45%) AWS
3 12 (10.91%) BlazeMeter
4 5 (4.55%) SaaS
5 4 (3.64%) PaaS
6 3 (2.73%) GitHub
6 3 (2.73%) IaaS
6 3 (2.73%) Loggly
7 2 (1.82%) GCP
7 2 (1.82%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.91%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.91%) Datadog
8 1 (0.91%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) 3GPP
1 1 (0.91%) BIG-IP
1 1 (0.91%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (0.91%) GSM
1 1 (0.91%) HTTP
1 1 (0.91%) LTE
1 1 (0.91%) PuTTY
1 1 (0.91%) SCCP
1 1 (0.91%) snoop
1 1 (0.91%) SS7
1 1 (0.91%) tcpdump
1 1 (0.91%) Telnet
1 1 (0.91%) UMTS
1 1 (0.91%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) DB2
2 13 (11.82%) Redis
3 11 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (8.18%) Couchbase
5 6 (5.45%) MySQL
5 6 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.73%) InfluxDB
7 2 (1.82%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (62.73%) Selenium
2 39 (35.45%) Cucumber
3 37 (33.64%) Jenkins
4 32 (29.09%) JIRA
5 28 (25.45%) Postman
6 27 (24.55%) JUnit
7 26 (23.64%) HP UFT
8 23 (20.91%) Git (software)
9 20 (18.18%) SpecFlow
10 19 (17.27%) SoapUI
11 16 (14.55%) Gatling
12 13 (11.82%) LoadRunner
13 9 (8.18%) Maven
13 9 (8.18%) WebDriver
14 7 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (5.45%) LoadUI
16 5 (4.55%) Appium
16 5 (4.55%) SonarQube
16 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
16 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.55%) Retail
4 4 (3.64%) Marketing
5 3 (2.73%) Law
5 3 (2.73%) Police
6 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.91%) Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (22.73%) Test Engineer
2 22 (20.00%) Analyst
3 19 (17.27%) Developer
4 16 (14.55%) Test Analyst
4 16 (14.55%) Test Automation Engineer
4 16 (14.55%) Tester
5 14 (12.73%) QA Engineer
6 12 (10.91%) Automation Tester
6 12 (10.91%) Java Developer
7 10 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Java Automation Tester
10 6 (5.45%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (5.45%) Java Developer in Test
10 6 (5.45%) Mainframe Analyst
10 6 (5.45%) Mainframe Test Analyst
10 6 (5.45%) QA Analyst
10 6 (5.45%) QA Automation Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.36%) RESTful
2 25 (22.73%) Web Services
3 22 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 17 (15.45%) REST
5 13 (11.82%) .NET
6 11 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (9.09%) XML
8 9 (8.18%) Kafka
8 9 (8.18%) RxJava
8 9 (8.18%) SOAP
8 9 (8.18%) Vert.x
9 8 (7.27%) JSON
10 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.64%) Apache Flex
10 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (3.64%) Spring
10 4 (3.64%) Swagger
10 4 (3.64%) WCF
10 4 (3.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Mainframe
1 14 (12.73%) Mobile App
2 13 (11.82%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (11.82%) User Experience
3 11 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.91%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.45%) Linux
2 7 (6.36%) Unix
3 5 (4.55%) Android
3 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.73%) VMS
5 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (86.36%) Test Automation
2 75 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (40.91%) Test Scripting
4 40 (36.36%) Scrum
5 39 (35.45%) BDD
6 32 (29.09%) Performance Testing
7 29 (26.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (25.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 24 (21.82%) Test Strategy
10 23 (20.91%) DevOps
11 19 (17.27%) Software Engineering
12 18 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (16.36%) TDD
13 16 (14.55%) Manual Testing
13 16 (14.55%) Microservices
13 16 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
14 15 (13.64%) Regression Testing
15 14 (12.73%) API Testing
15 14 (12.73%) Epics
Programming Languages
1 57 (51.82%) Java
2 31 (28.18%) SQL
3 28 (25.45%) C#
4 18 (16.36%) Python
5 15 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.82%) C
6 13 (11.82%) C++
6 13 (11.82%) VB
7 11 (10.00%) COBOL
7 11 (10.00%) Perl
8 10 (9.09%) Assembly Language
8 10 (9.09%) PL/1
8 10 (9.09%) REXX
9 9 (8.18%) Java 8
10 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.73%) Ruby
11 1 (0.91%) Groovy
11 1 (0.91%) Scala
11 1 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (28.18%) ISTQB
2 28 (25.45%) ISEB
3 13 (11.82%) Degree
4 11 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 11 (10.00%) PMP
5 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.91%) CISSP
9 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (51.82%) QA
System Software
1 24 (21.82%) Docker
2 11 (10.00%) ACF2
2 11 (10.00%) RACF
3 1 (0.91%) vCloud
3 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.55%) Ansible
2 5 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.73%) Grafana
3 3 (2.73%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.82%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.91%) nmon
5 1 (0.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) HP
2 12 (10.91%) IBM
3 7 (6.36%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.45%) Oracle
5 4 (3.64%) New Relic
5 4 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.82%) Google
7 2 (1.82%) Unisys
8 1 (0.91%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.91%) Citrix
8 1 (0.91%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.91%) F5
8 1 (0.91%) UiPath
8 1 (0.91%) VMware