Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 275 287 276
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 +43
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 48 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.49% 0.36% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.54% 1.69% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 56
South West median annual salary £42,557 £47,029 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.51% -10.42% +90.91%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,625 £45,000
90th Percentile £67,787 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,893 2,185 2,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.34% 21.52% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,514 1,800 2,035
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,975 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the South West

JMeter
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the South West

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the South West

JMeter
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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
Somerset +16 15 £42,500 +1.12% 1
Wiltshire +2 12 £62,138 +3.56%
Dorset - 10 - - 1
Bristol -5 7 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Gloucestershire -18 2 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Cornwall - 2 - -
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 42 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (77.08%) Selenium
3 33 (68.75%) Test Automation
4 26 (54.17%) Mentoring
5 25 (52.08%) C#
6 24 (50.00%) Performance Testing
7 20 (41.67%) LoadRunner
7 20 (41.67%) BDD
8 18 (37.50%) SpecFlow
8 18 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
8 18 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 18 (37.50%) ISEB
9 17 (35.42%) Software Testing
10 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 15 (31.25%) Java
11 15 (31.25%) ISTQB
11 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
11 15 (31.25%) Scrum
12 14 (29.17%) Gherkin
12 14 (29.17%) Manual Testing
12 14 (29.17%) API Testing
13 13 (27.08%) Azure
13 13 (27.08%) JIRA
14 12 (25.00%) QA
14 12 (25.00%) AWS
14 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
14 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
14 12 (25.00%) Kafka
14 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 12 (25.00%) Microservices

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (22.92%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Azure
2 12 (25.00%) AWS
3 11 (22.92%) Apigee
3 11 (22.92%) GCP
3 11 (22.92%) OpenShift
4 2 (4.17%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
1 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
1 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.42%) Big Data
4 4 (8.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 37 (77.08%) Selenium
2 20 (41.67%) LoadRunner
3 18 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 18 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 13 (27.08%) JIRA
5 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 11 (22.92%) Artifactory
6 11 (22.92%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
7 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
8 5 (10.42%) WebDriver
9 4 (8.33%) Appium
9 4 (8.33%) eggPlant
10 2 (4.17%) Gatling
10 2 (4.17%) HP UFT
10 2 (4.17%) NeoLoad
11 1 (2.08%) JUnit
11 1 (2.08%) The Grinder
11 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (22.92%) Banking
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Tester
3 11 (22.92%) Software Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Test Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) QA Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Performance Tester
5 9 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
6 6 (12.50%) Test Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Java Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) QA Tester
10 1 (2.08%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) Cloud Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Lead Test Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) Gherkin
2 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (25.00%) Kafka
3 11 (22.92%) .NET
3 11 (22.92%) .NET Core
3 11 (22.92%) Node.js
3 11 (22.92%) Vue.js
4 4 (8.33%) WebdriverIO
5 2 (4.17%) ADO
6 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.08%) Chai
6 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.08%) React
6 1 (2.08%) SOAP
6 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (68.75%) Test Automation
3 26 (54.17%) Mentoring
4 24 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 20 (41.67%) BDD
6 18 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 17 (35.42%) Software Testing
8 15 (31.25%) Scrum
8 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 14 (29.17%) API Testing
9 14 (29.17%) Manual Testing
10 12 (25.00%) DevOps
10 12 (25.00%) Microservices
10 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
11 11 (22.92%) Digital Banking
11 11 (22.92%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (22.92%) TDD
11 11 (22.92%) Web Application Development
12 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
12 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C#
2 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.25%) Java
4 11 (22.92%) Go
5 9 (18.75%) Python
5 9 (18.75%) Ruby
6 3 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) Clojure
7 1 (2.08%) Java 8
7 1 (2.08%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.08%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) ISEB
2 15 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 10 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) MCSD
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.08%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Atlassian
1 11 (22.92%) Google
1 11 (22.92%) Veracode
2 10 (20.83%) Apple
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) VMware