Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > South West
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 271 289
Rank change year-on-year +73 +18 -4
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 24 55 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.41% 2.70% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 50
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,015
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.20% +2.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,250 £29,534
90th Percentile £65,500 £67,133 £60,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.41% +2.86% +5.00%

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 997 2,038 2,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 22.43% 20.31% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 788 1,582 2,151
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing JMeter in the South West over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the South West

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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 4 August 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
Wiltshire +48 8 £56,250 -9.48%
Bristol +60 6 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Devon +23 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Gloucestershire +40 3 £35,000 -22.22%
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 West region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 20 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 15 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Selenium
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 9 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
6 8 (33.33%) JIRA
7 7 (29.17%) QA
7 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
7 7 (29.17%) API Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (25.00%) Postman
8 6 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
9 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Confluence
10 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 4 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
10 4 (16.67%) BlazeMeter
10 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

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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 5 (20.83%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) BlazeMeter
2 3 (12.50%) AWS
2 3 (12.50%) GitHub
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Selenium
2 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 8 (33.33%) JIRA
5 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
6 6 (25.00%) Postman
6 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
7 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
8 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket Server
8 3 (12.50%) Cypress.io
8 3 (12.50%) Hudson
8 3 (12.50%) WinRunner
9 2 (8.33%) Appium
9 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
9 2 (8.33%) NUnit
9 2 (8.33%) REST Assured
9 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
9 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
10 1 (4.17%) Subversion
10 1 (4.17%) TestNG
General
1 2 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Test Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Test Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Developer in Test
5 3 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Test Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Java Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.33%) Chai
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ebXML
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Swagger
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 7 (29.17%) API Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
8 3 (12.50%) SDET
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Java 8
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP ALM
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Unisys