Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 392 493
Rank change year-on-year +1 +101 +28
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 156 200 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.48% 3.25% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 155 159 138
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 6282 6163 7414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.39% 17.62% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5450 5447 6427
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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

JMeter
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

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 93 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Berkshire +26 66 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Surrey +20 31 £52,500 +22.09% 2
Hampshire -2 28 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Oxfordshire - 22 £61,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £40,000 -27.27%
East Sussex -33 2 £45,500 +1.11%
Kent +20 1 - -
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 148 (94.87%) Test Automation
2 114 (73.08%) Java
3 113 (72.44%) Selenium
4 106 (67.95%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (58.97%) WebDriver
6 63 (40.38%) Degree
7 59 (37.82%) JIRA
8 58 (37.18%) JUnit
9 57 (36.54%) Test Scripting
9 57 (36.54%) Jenkins
10 55 (35.26%) C#
11 51 (32.69%) Shell Script
11 51 (32.69%) SoapUI
12 50 (32.05%) QA
13 47 (30.13%) Test Management
14 46 (29.49%) SQL
15 45 (28.85%) Computer Science
16 42 (26.92%) TDD
16 42 (26.92%) Linux
16 42 (26.92%) Open Source
17 41 (26.28%) Cucumber
17 41 (26.28%) Test Strategy
17 41 (26.28%) Python
18 40 (25.64%) BDD
19 39 (25.00%) Web Services
19 39 (25.00%) ISTQB
20 38 (24.36%) Client/Server
20 38 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (23.72%) Scrum
22 34 (21.79%) Windows

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 17 (10.90%) Confluence
1 17 (10.90%) JBoss
2 13 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (12.18%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.28%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.33%) JasperReports
3 7 (4.49%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.49%) MySQL
4 2 (1.28%) InfluxDB
4 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.64%) Big Data
5 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.64%) Redis
5 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 113 (72.44%) Selenium
2 92 (58.97%) WebDriver
3 59 (37.82%) JIRA
4 58 (37.18%) JUnit
5 57 (36.54%) Jenkins
6 51 (32.69%) SoapUI
7 41 (26.28%) Cucumber
8 29 (18.59%) HP UFT
9 27 (17.31%) Git (software)
10 26 (16.67%) Maven
10 26 (16.67%) Subversion
11 17 (10.90%) Arquillian
11 17 (10.90%) Mockito
11 17 (10.90%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (10.90%) SpecFlow
12 15 (9.62%) Eclipse
12 15 (9.62%) IntelliJ
12 15 (9.62%) LoadRunner
12 15 (9.62%) Protractor
13 14 (8.97%) TestNG
General
1 24 (15.38%) Digital Economy
2 13 (8.33%) Retail
3 6 (3.85%) Finance
3 6 (3.85%) Publishing
4 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.28%) Automotive
6 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (34.62%) Tester
2 36 (23.08%) Software Tester
3 35 (22.44%) Developer
4 31 (19.87%) Automation Tester
5 27 (17.31%) Test Engineer
6 25 (16.03%) Test Automation Engineer
7 18 (11.54%) Java Developer
8 17 (10.90%) Senior Test Engineer
8 17 (10.90%) Software Developer
9 15 (9.62%) Test Leader
10 12 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
11 11 (7.05%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 10 (6.41%) Testing Engineer
13 9 (5.77%) Java Engineer
14 8 (5.13%) Quality Engineer
15 7 (4.49%) QA Engineer
15 7 (4.49%) Software Test Engineer
16 6 (3.85%) Analyst
16 6 (3.85%) Design Engineer
16 6 (3.85%) Senior Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.00%) Web Services
2 27 (17.31%) RESTful
3 26 (16.67%) Spring
4 19 (12.18%) GWT
5 18 (11.54%) AngularJS
6 17 (10.90%) React
6 17 (10.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (8.33%) Java EE
8 12 (7.69%) SOAP
9 11 (7.05%) Hibernate
9 11 (7.05%) XML
10 9 (5.77%) Apache Flex
11 8 (5.13%) XSD
12 6 (3.85%) Gherkin
13 5 (3.21%) LAMP
14 4 (2.56%) J2EE
15 3 (1.92%) .NET
15 3 (1.92%) Behat
15 3 (1.92%) HTML
15 3 (1.92%) phpspec
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 38 (24.36%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (24.36%) Client/Server
3 18 (11.54%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.92%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.92%) User Experience
7 2 (1.28%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.64%) EFT
8 1 (0.64%) EFTPOS
8 1 (0.64%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.92%) Linux
2 34 (21.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (94.87%) Test Automation
2 106 (67.95%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (36.54%) Test Scripting
4 47 (30.13%) Test Management
5 42 (26.92%) Open Source
5 42 (26.92%) TDD
6 41 (26.28%) Test Strategy
7 40 (25.64%) BDD
8 37 (23.72%) Scrum
9 33 (21.15%) OO
9 33 (21.15%) Performance Testing
10 29 (18.59%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (18.59%) Manual Testing
11 25 (16.03%) Risk Management
11 25 (16.03%) User Stories
12 24 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
12 24 (15.38%) Regression Testing
12 24 (15.38%) SDET
13 23 (14.74%) Software Testing
13 23 (14.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (73.08%) Java
2 55 (35.26%) C#
3 51 (32.69%) Shell Script
4 46 (29.49%) SQL
5 41 (26.28%) Python
6 20 (12.82%) C++
7 19 (12.18%) C
8 14 (8.97%) Ruby
8 14 (8.97%) T-SQL
9 13 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 12 (7.69%) PHP
11 8 (5.13%) Groovy
12 7 (4.49%) Perl
13 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.64%) Clojure
13 1 (0.64%) Go
13 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 63 (40.38%) Degree
2 39 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 32 (20.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (10.26%) ISEB
5 4 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) CCNA
7 1 (0.64%) CCNP
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (32.05%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 17 (10.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.92%) Puppet
4 2 (1.28%) Grafana
5 1 (0.64%) Kibana
5 1 (0.64%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.54%) HP
3 8 (5.13%) Concur
3 8 (5.13%) SAP
4 6 (3.85%) Google
5 5 (3.21%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle
7 2 (1.28%) IBM
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco
8 1 (0.64%) Elavon
8 1 (0.64%) FIS
8 1 (0.64%) Ingenico
8 1 (0.64%) VeriFone
8 1 (0.64%) WorldPay