Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BlazeMeter
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1002 1095 1203
Rank change year-on-year +93 +108 +4
Permanent jobs citing BlazeMeter 46 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.037% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.11% 0.14% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 13
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +27.78%
10th Percentile £38,250 £50,850 £36,900
90th Percentile £79,750 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.88% -14.44%

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 43,554 40,644 36,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.01% 25.71% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35,490 32,505 29,787
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,400
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

BlazeMeter
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BlazeMeter in the UK

BlazeMeter
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BlazeMeter in the UK

BlazeMeter
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BlazeMeter over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for BlazeMeter in the UK

BlazeMeter
Top 14 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 15 December 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
England +97 43 £65,000 +8.33% 7
UK excluding London +85 24 £47,500 +5.56% 3
London +49 21 £75,000 +25.00% 4
North of England +55 8 £65,000 +44.44% 2
South East +50 6 £40,000 -11.11%
North West +42 6 £65,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 3 - -
Scotland +31 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Yorkshire +26 1 £57,500 -
North East +21 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £90,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 36 (78.26%) JMeter
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) Test Automation
3 24 (52.17%) Python
4 22 (47.83%) Java
5 21 (45.65%) C#
5 21 (45.65%) JIRA
6 20 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
7 19 (41.30%) DevOps
7 19 (41.30%) Test Scripting
8 18 (39.13%) AWS
8 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
9 17 (36.96%) Selenium
9 17 (36.96%) Non-Functional Testing
9 17 (36.96%) Postman
10 16 (34.78%) Microservices
10 16 (34.78%) Azure
11 15 (32.61%) Cucumber
12 14 (30.43%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (30.43%) Ruby
12 14 (30.43%) Scrum
13 13 (28.26%) LoadRunner
13 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
13 13 (28.26%) Docker
14 12 (26.09%) SoapUI
14 12 (26.09%) SDLC
14 12 (26.09%) Test Management
14 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
15 11 (23.91%) 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 10 (21.74%) Confluence
2 9 (19.57%) IIS
3 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) AWS
2 16 (34.78%) Azure
3 9 (19.57%) Akamai
4 6 (13.04%) SaaS
5 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
5 4 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (8.70%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (8.70%) Serverless
6 2 (4.35%) GCP
6 2 (4.35%) GitHub
7 1 (2.17%) BrowserStack
7 1 (2.17%) Datadog
7 1 (2.17%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (2.17%) Slack
7 1 (2.17%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.35%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.35%) PuTTY
2 2 (4.35%) Telnet
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) MySQL
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.35%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (4.35%) DB2
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (78.26%) JMeter
2 21 (45.65%) JIRA
3 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
4 17 (36.96%) Postman
4 17 (36.96%) Selenium
5 15 (32.61%) Cucumber
6 13 (28.26%) LoadRunner
7 12 (26.09%) SoapUI
8 8 (17.39%) eggPlant
8 8 (17.39%) REST Assured
8 8 (17.39%) The Grinder
9 7 (15.22%) HP UFT
10 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
10 6 (13.04%) NeoLoad
11 5 (10.87%) Appium
11 5 (10.87%) Gatling
12 4 (8.70%) git-flow
12 4 (8.70%) TestRail
13 3 (6.52%) Bugzilla
13 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (19.57%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Test Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Tester
5 6 (13.04%) Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) QA Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (4.35%) QA Automation Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Software QA Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Test Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Gherkin
2 8 (17.39%) Middleware
2 8 (17.39%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) CSS
4 6 (13.04%) HTML
5 5 (10.87%) .NET
5 5 (10.87%) REST
5 5 (10.87%) SOAP
6 4 (8.70%) CSS3
6 4 (8.70%) GraphQL
6 4 (8.70%) HTML5
6 4 (8.70%) React
6 4 (8.70%) XML
7 3 (6.52%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) ADO
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
8 2 (4.35%) Redux
8 2 (4.35%) Swagger
8 2 (4.35%) WebdriverIO
9 1 (2.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.70%) Cloud Native
2 4 (8.70%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Learning Management System
4 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
1 11 (23.91%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) Test Automation
3 20 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (41.30%) DevOps
4 19 (41.30%) Test Scripting
5 17 (36.96%) Non-Functional Testing
6 16 (34.78%) Microservices
7 14 (30.43%) Scrum
8 12 (26.09%) SDLC
8 12 (26.09%) Test Management
9 11 (23.91%) Load Balancing
10 10 (21.74%) BDD
10 10 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
11 9 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (17.39%) Defect Management
12 8 (17.39%) Project Delivery
12 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
13 6 (13.04%) Functional Testing
13 6 (13.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Python
2 22 (47.83%) Java
3 21 (45.65%) C#
4 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 14 (30.43%) Ruby
6 10 (21.74%) C
7 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
7 9 (19.57%) Perl
8 8 (17.39%) VBScript
9 4 (8.70%) SQL
9 4 (8.70%) TypeScript
10 2 (4.35%) C++
10 2 (4.35%) Lua
10 2 (4.35%) Scala
10 2 (4.35%) VB
10 2 (4.35%) XPath
11 1 (2.17%) BeanShell
11 1 (2.17%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 11 (23.91%) ISTQB
3 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) Degree
5 3 (6.52%) ISEB
6 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.35%) HND
6 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (21.74%) Kubernetes
3 9 (19.57%) HAProxy
3 9 (19.57%) Terraform
4 2 (4.35%) nmon
5 1 (2.17%) Ansible
5 1 (2.17%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) New Relic
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) MuleSoft
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) F5
5 2 (4.35%) Google
5 2 (4.35%) SendGrid
5 2 (4.35%) UiPath
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (2.17%) Perfecto Mobile
6 1 (2.17%) Sage