Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BlazeMeter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BlazeMeter over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BlazeMeter
UK
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 763 1096 1152
Rank change year-on-year +333 +56 +49
Permanent jobs citing BlazeMeter 53 28 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.064% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 42
Median annual salary £48,500 £68,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.68% +4.62% +52.94%
10th Percentile £35,000 £43,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £86,500 £84,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,598 £56,030 £57,750
% change year-on-year -22.19% -2.98% +35.88%

BlazeMeter is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 27,469 43,817 42,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 36.08% 29.76% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22,397 35,557 34,748
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

BlazeMeter
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BlazeMeter as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BlazeMeter in the UK

BlazeMeter
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BlazeMeter.

Salary trend for BlazeMeter in the UK

BlazeMeter
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing BlazeMeter over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for BlazeMeter in the UK

BlazeMeter
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BlazeMeter within the UK over the 6 months to 13 July 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
England +308 51 £48,500 -28.68% 2
UK excluding London +264 28 £43,598 -22.19% 2
London +179 21 £55,000 -26.67%
South East - 11 £50,000 -
North of England +152 7 £42,500 -19.05%
South West - 5 £37,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
East of England +96 3 - -
North East - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £40,000 -
North West +111 1 £44,697 -14.86%
Work from Home - 1 £44,697 -

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT jobs citing BlazeMeter 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 with a requirement for BlazeMeter.

1 45 (84.91%) Test Automation
2 39 (73.58%) JMeter
3 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (66.04%) Java
5 33 (62.26%) JIRA
6 31 (58.49%) Jenkins
7 29 (54.72%) Cucumber
7 29 (54.72%) Python
8 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
8 28 (52.83%) Selenium
9 27 (50.94%) QA
9 27 (50.94%) Test Scripting
10 26 (49.06%) Non-Functional Testing
11 25 (47.17%) Scrum
12 22 (41.51%) SQL
12 22 (41.51%) BDD
12 22 (41.51%) Test Strategy
13 19 (35.85%) Performance Engineering
14 18 (33.96%) LoadRunner
14 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (33.96%) DevOps
15 17 (32.08%) Appium
15 17 (32.08%) CA Service Virtualization
15 17 (32.08%) Sauce Labs
15 17 (32.08%) Perfecto Mobile
15 17 (32.08%) Confluence
15 17 (32.08%) Banking
15 17 (32.08%) Software Engineering
15 17 (32.08%) CA
15 17 (32.08%) Unix

BlazeMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (32.08%) Confluence
2 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) JBoss
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Sauce Labs
2 11 (20.75%) Azure
3 7 (13.21%) AWS
4 2 (3.77%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.89%) Akamai
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CodeBuild
5 1 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.89%) AWS Step Functions
5 1 (1.89%) Cloudflare
5 1 (1.89%) Datadog
5 1 (1.89%) Heroku
5 1 (1.89%) Route 53
5 1 (1.89%) Serverless
5 1 (1.89%) Slack
5 1 (1.89%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) SSH
2 1 (1.89%) tcpdump
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) NoSQL
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (11.32%) DB2
5 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (73.58%) JMeter
2 33 (62.26%) JIRA
3 31 (58.49%) Jenkins
4 29 (54.72%) Cucumber
5 28 (52.83%) Selenium
6 18 (33.96%) LoadRunner
7 17 (32.08%) Appium
8 12 (22.64%) Postman
8 12 (22.64%) REST Assured
9 11 (20.75%) eggPlant
9 11 (20.75%) SoapUI
10 10 (18.87%) HP UFT
11 9 (16.98%) The Grinder
12 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
12 7 (13.21%) WebDriver
13 4 (7.55%) Artifactory
13 4 (7.55%) Cypress.io
13 4 (7.55%) JUnit
13 4 (7.55%) SonarQube
14 3 (5.66%) NeoLoad
General
1 17 (32.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Test Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Quality Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) QA Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Test Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior QA Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Developer
8 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Test Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Middleware
2 10 (18.87%) Gherkin
3 6 (11.32%) Apache Flex
3 6 (11.32%) Spring
4 3 (5.66%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) .NET
5 2 (3.77%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
6 1 (1.89%) Jest
6 1 (1.89%) Memcached
6 1 (1.89%) Node.js
6 1 (1.89%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) SOAP
6 1 (1.89%) Symfony
6 1 (1.89%) Web Services
6 1 (1.89%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) VSAM
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) STB
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Unix
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) Android
3 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (84.91%) Test Automation
2 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (50.94%) Test Scripting
4 26 (49.06%) Non-Functional Testing
5 25 (47.17%) Scrum
6 22 (41.51%) BDD
6 22 (41.51%) Test Strategy
7 19 (35.85%) Performance Engineering
8 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (33.96%) DevOps
9 17 (32.08%) Software Engineering
10 15 (28.30%) User Stories
11 12 (22.64%) SDLC
12 11 (20.75%) Performance Testing
13 10 (18.87%) Defect Management
14 9 (16.98%) Benchmarking
14 9 (16.98%) Kanban
14 9 (16.98%) Project Delivery
14 9 (16.98%) Test Management
14 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) Python
3 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
4 22 (41.51%) SQL
5 15 (28.30%) C#
6 12 (22.64%) C
7 6 (11.32%) VBScript
8 5 (9.43%) COBOL
8 5 (9.43%) JCL
8 5 (9.43%) VB
9 3 (5.66%) C++
10 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.89%) Lua
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.75%) ISTQB
3 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
4 8 (15.09%) MCP
5 3 (5.66%) ISEB
6 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (50.94%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 17 (32.08%) CA Service Virtualization
2 11 (20.75%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (9.43%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.89%) Consul
5 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.89%) Packer
5 1 (1.89%) Terraform
5 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) CA
1 17 (32.08%) Perfecto Mobile
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle
3 9 (16.98%) HP
4 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.66%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) New Relic
7 1 (1.89%) Sage
7 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com