Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > South East
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 264 396 423
Rank change year-on-year +132 +27 -26
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 30 119 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 2.34% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 106 99
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,125 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year - +9.45% +0.50%

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 1,702 5,079 6,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.94% 20.07% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,468 4,272 5,375
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +4.90% +2.00%

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

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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 31 October 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 31 October 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
West Sussex +49 12 £50,000 +17.65%
Hampshire +99 11 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Thames Valley +95 6 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +69 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire +79 2 - -
East Sussex +42 1 £45,000 -
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 20 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 19 (63.33%) QA
3 16 (53.33%) Test Automation
4 15 (50.00%) BlazeMeter
5 13 (43.33%) TypeScript
5 13 (43.33%) Azure
5 13 (43.33%) Web Services
6 12 (40.00%) Selenium
7 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
8 10 (33.33%) Client/Server
8 10 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
8 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (33.33%) Grafana
9 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
9 9 (30.00%) Postman
10 8 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
10 8 (26.67%) BDD
10 8 (26.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 8 (26.67%) Skype
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) ISEB
11 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
11 7 (23.33%) JIRA
11 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
11 7 (23.33%) Scenario Testing
11 7 (23.33%) SoapUI
12 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (20.00%) SQL

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 (13.33%) CMS
2 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) BlazeMeter
2 13 (43.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Skype
2 2 (6.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (6.67%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (6.67%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Selenium
2 9 (30.00%) Postman
3 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 7 (23.33%) JIRA
4 7 (23.33%) SoapUI
5 5 (16.67%) Gatling
6 4 (13.33%) Cypress.io
6 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
6 4 (13.33%) Maven
6 4 (13.33%) Mocha
6 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (10.00%) MSTest
7 3 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (10.00%) Ranorex
7 3 (10.00%) Robot Framework
7 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
1 10 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) QA Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Test Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.33%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (3.33%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Workday Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) .NET
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.67%) RESTful
4 4 (13.33%) Chai
4 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
4 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 4 (13.33%) WebdriverIO
5 3 (10.00%) OAuth
6 2 (6.67%) LDAP
6 2 (6.67%) React
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) BDD
5 8 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 7 (23.33%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Fintech
7 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) TDD
8 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 4 (13.33%) API Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Validation
10 3 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) TypeScript
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (13.33%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) ISEB
2 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (63.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Grafana
2 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.67%) Ansible
3 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Amdocs
1 2 (6.67%) Mavenir
1 2 (6.67%) NetCracker
2 1 (3.33%) Workday