Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BlazeMeter
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1110 1190 1201
Rank change year-on-year +80 +11 +125
Permanent jobs citing BlazeMeter 63 16 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.009% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.16% 0.051% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 56
UK median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% +16.67% -37.93%
10th Percentile £55,275 £40,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £58,750 £53,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,750 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +34.30% -4.44% -

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 39,081 31,598 24,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.34% 17.81% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31,582 25,985 20,510
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,763 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for BlazeMeter in the UK

BlazeMeter
Top 6 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 19 September 2018. 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 +70 61 £65,000 +23.81% 4
London +91 53 £65,000 +13.04% 3
UK excluding London +23 6 £57,750 +34.30% 1
North of England +39 5 £37,500 -12.79% 1
North West +11 5 £37,500 -12.79%
South East - 1 £78,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 53 (84.13%) JMeter
1 53 (84.13%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (68.25%) Selenium
3 40 (63.49%) Test Automation
4 37 (58.73%) JIRA
5 36 (57.14%) QA
5 36 (57.14%) C#
6 35 (55.56%) Performance Testing
7 32 (50.79%) Java
8 31 (49.21%) Jenkins
9 27 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
9 27 (42.86%) BDD
10 26 (41.27%) Confluence
11 25 (39.68%) Cucumber
12 24 (38.10%) TeamCity
12 24 (38.10%) Scrum
13 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (33.33%) LoadRunner
15 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
17 17 (26.98%) SpecFlow
17 17 (26.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 16 (25.40%) Visual Studio
18 16 (25.40%) Load Testing
19 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
20 14 (22.22%) Test Scripting
21 13 (20.63%) ISTQB
21 13 (20.63%) SQL
21 13 (20.63%) Python
21 13 (20.63%) Functional Testing

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 26 (41.27%) Confluence
2 5 (7.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon Alexa
4 3 (4.76%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 27 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (19.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (12.70%) Sauce Labs
5 7 (11.11%) GitHub
6 5 (7.94%) Akamai
6 5 (7.94%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (7.94%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (7.94%) Amazon S3
6 5 (7.94%) BrowserStack
6 5 (7.94%) CloudFront
7 4 (6.35%) Tricentis Tosca
8 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.59%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
2 3 (4.76%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (84.13%) JMeter
2 43 (68.25%) Selenium
3 37 (58.73%) JIRA
4 31 (49.21%) Jenkins
5 25 (39.68%) Cucumber
6 24 (38.10%) TeamCity
7 21 (33.33%) LoadRunner
8 17 (26.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (26.98%) SpecFlow
9 16 (25.40%) Visual Studio
10 12 (19.05%) Zephyr
11 11 (17.46%) The Grinder
12 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (12.70%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (12.70%) SoapUI
14 7 (11.11%) WebDriver
15 6 (9.52%) Gatling
15 6 (9.52%) GitLab
16 5 (7.94%) Maven
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
2 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Test Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 13 (20.63%) Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Test Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Performance Engineer
5 11 (17.46%) Performance Test Engineer
5 11 (17.46%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (17.46%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) QA Engineer
7 8 (12.70%) QA Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) QA Test Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) Senior QA Analyst
7 8 (12.70%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) Performance Test Leader
8 7 (11.11%) Tester
9 6 (9.52%) Performance Tester
9 6 (9.52%) Senior QA Engineer
9 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) HTML
2 10 (15.87%) CSS
2 10 (15.87%) HTML5
3 8 (12.70%) Taurus
4 6 (9.52%) REST
5 5 (7.94%) Lucene
5 5 (7.94%) OSGi
5 5 (7.94%) Swagger
6 4 (6.35%) Gherkin
6 4 (6.35%) Middleware
6 4 (6.35%) Web Services
7 3 (4.76%) .NET
7 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.76%) RESTful
7 3 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.17%) Akka
8 2 (3.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 9 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Android
2 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (84.13%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (63.49%) Test Automation
3 35 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 27 (42.86%) BDD
5 24 (38.10%) Scrum
6 20 (31.75%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 16 (25.40%) Load Testing
9 14 (22.22%) Test Scripting
10 13 (20.63%) Functional Testing
11 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (15.87%) Microservices
12 10 (15.87%) Test Management
13 9 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
13 9 (14.29%) System Testing
14 8 (12.70%) DevOps
14 8 (12.70%) Migration
14 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
15 7 (11.11%) Line Management
15 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) C#
2 32 (50.79%) Java
3 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) Python
4 13 (20.63%) SQL
5 10 (15.87%) Perl
6 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.52%) Ruby
8 4 (6.35%) C
8 4 (6.35%) VBScript
9 2 (3.17%) Java 8
9 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) ISTQB
2 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) ISEB
3 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (57.14%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Docker
1 5 (7.94%) Varnish
2 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP ALM
1 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) New Relic
2 8 (12.70%) AppDynamics
2 8 (12.70%) Dynatrace
3 5 (7.94%) Adobe
3 5 (7.94%) HP
3 5 (7.94%) PagerDuty
3 5 (7.94%) Splunk
4 4 (6.35%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) Apple
5 3 (4.76%) Facebook
5 3 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) Sun