Period
to 24 October 2021

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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

BlazeMeter
UK
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 956 669 1048
Rank change year-on-year -287 +379 +38
Permanent jobs citing BlazeMeter 82 31 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.063% 0.029%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.15% 0.16% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 26
10th Percentile £47,500 £35,125 £42,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £41,250 £47,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -23.08% +8.33%
75th Percentile £66,250 £58,438 £75,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% -

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 54,465 19,778 43,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.33% 40.47% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37,995 16,815 36,107
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,123
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 24 October 2021.

Salary histogram for BlazeMeter in the UK

BlazeMeter
Top 10 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 24 October 2021. 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 -273 81 £60,000 +20.00% 8
UK excluding London -221 50 £60,000 +20.00% 5
South East -131 36 £60,000 +20.00% 1
London -227 32 £66,250 +10.42% 3
South West -91 9 £60,000 +65.52% 2
North of England -126 4 £67,500 +51.02% 1
Work from Home -273 4 £67,500 +51.02% 4
Wales - 3 - -
North West -86 2 £45,000 +0.68%
Yorkshire - 2 £67,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, 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 80 (97.56%) JMeter
2 56 (68.29%) QA
3 51 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (57.32%) Test Automation
5 45 (54.88%) Test Strategy
6 39 (47.56%) C#
7 38 (46.34%) JavaScript
8 36 (43.90%) BDD
9 35 (42.68%) DevOps
9 35 (42.68%) Performance Testing
10 34 (41.46%) Azure
11 33 (40.24%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (40.24%) Gherkin
12 31 (37.80%) Non-Functional Testing
13 30 (36.59%) TypeScript
13 30 (36.59%) JIRA
13 30 (36.59%) Java
14 29 (35.37%) Web Services
14 29 (35.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 27 (32.93%) Grafana
15 27 (32.93%) Enterprise Software
15 27 (32.93%) RESTful
16 25 (30.49%) Client/Server
16 25 (30.49%) .NET
16 25 (30.49%) Finance
17 24 (29.27%) Defect Management
17 24 (29.27%) TDD
17 24 (29.27%) Software Testing
18 23 (28.05%) Test Scripting
18 23 (28.05%) Selenium

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 16 (19.51%) Confluence
2 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.44%) Moodle
5 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 34 (41.46%) Azure
2 16 (19.51%) BrowserStack
3 8 (9.76%) AWS
4 6 (7.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (7.32%) GCP
4 6 (7.32%) Serverless
4 6 (7.32%) Trello
5 4 (4.88%) Datadog
6 2 (2.44%) Akamai
6 2 (2.44%) Azure Service Fabric
6 2 (2.44%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.61%) Skype
2 4 (4.88%) Firewall
2 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) PuTTY
3 2 (2.44%) Telnet
3 2 (2.44%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.44%) DB2
3 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 80 (97.56%) JMeter
2 30 (36.59%) JIRA
3 23 (28.05%) Selenium
4 19 (23.17%) Cucumber
5 18 (21.95%) LoadRunner
5 18 (21.95%) Visual Studio
6 17 (20.73%) SoapUI
7 15 (18.29%) Postman
8 14 (17.07%) Appium
9 12 (14.63%) JUnit
10 11 (13.41%) REST Assured
11 10 (12.20%) eggPlant
11 10 (12.20%) Jenkins
11 10 (12.20%) SpecFlow
11 10 (12.20%) The Grinder
12 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
12 8 (9.76%) NeoLoad
13 7 (8.54%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (8.54%) ReSharper
13 7 (8.54%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (30.49%) Finance
2 16 (19.51%) Banking
3 14 (17.07%) Retail Banking
4 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (9.76%) Social Skills
6 3 (3.66%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.22%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) QA Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Performance Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Senior Performance Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Senior QA Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Tester
3 22 (26.83%) QA Leader
4 13 (15.85%) Automation Tester
5 7 (8.54%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Software Tester
6 5 (6.10%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Performance Tester
7 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Testing Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Development Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.24%) Gherkin
2 29 (35.37%) Web Services
3 27 (32.93%) RESTful
4 25 (30.49%) .NET
5 14 (17.07%) .NET Framework
5 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (12.20%) Middleware
7 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
7 8 (9.76%) SOAP
8 7 (8.54%) Spring
9 6 (7.32%) React
10 5 (6.10%) Flutter
10 5 (6.10%) JSON
10 5 (6.10%) OAuth
10 5 (6.10%) Puppeteer
10 5 (6.10%) XML
11 4 (4.88%) OSGi
11 4 (4.88%) Swagger
11 4 (4.88%) WebSockets
12 3 (3.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (30.49%) Client/Server
3 15 (18.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) Blog
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Android
1 14 (17.07%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (57.32%) Test Automation
3 45 (54.88%) Test Strategy
4 36 (43.90%) BDD
5 35 (42.68%) DevOps
5 35 (42.68%) Performance Testing
6 33 (40.24%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (37.80%) Non-Functional Testing
8 29 (35.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 24 (29.27%) Defect Management
9 24 (29.27%) Software Testing
9 24 (29.27%) TDD
10 23 (28.05%) Test Scripting
11 20 (24.39%) Continuous Deployment
12 18 (21.95%) SDLC
13 17 (20.73%) Scrum
13 17 (20.73%) Test Management
14 14 (17.07%) Artificial Intelligence
14 14 (17.07%) Domain-Driven Design
15 12 (14.63%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) C#
2 38 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 30 (36.59%) Java
3 30 (36.59%) TypeScript
4 18 (21.95%) Python
5 12 (14.63%) C
6 9 (10.98%) VBScript
7 3 (3.66%) SQL
7 3 (3.66%) VB
8 2 (2.44%) C++
8 2 (2.44%) ES6
8 2 (2.44%) XPath
9 1 (1.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) ISTQB
1 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) ISEB
4 5 (6.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.44%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (68.29%) QA
2 7 (8.54%) Accessibility
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Docker
2 2 (2.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 27 (32.93%) Grafana
2 10 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (6.10%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.44%) nmon
5 1 (1.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle
2 10 (12.20%) HP
3 7 (8.54%) New Relic
4 4 (4.88%) Adobe
5 3 (3.66%) Splunk
6 2 (2.44%) Citrix
6 2 (2.44%) F5
6 2 (2.44%) Perfecto Mobile
6 2 (2.44%) Veracode
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
7 1 (1.22%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.22%) Dynatrace