The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for JMeter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
UK
Rank 476 663 633
Rank change year-on-year +187 -30  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 426 292 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 1.56% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 346 221 249
Median salary £45,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

JMeter is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing JMeter as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the UK

JMeter
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the UK

JMeter
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the UK

JMeter
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +184 410 £45,500 +13.75% 62
London +108 147 £52,500 -4.54% 29
South East +111 94 £40,000 -9.09% 5
Yorkshire +19 54 £42,500 +6.25% 8
South West +57 48 £38,750 +10.71% 4
West Yorkshire +35 42 £44,000 +10.00% 6
Leeds +17 37 £46,250 +15.62% 5
Berkshire +62 28 £37,500 -14.77%
West Midlands +50 26 £34,500 -50.71% 5
Hampshire +26 25 £35,000 - 3
North West +1 24 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Manchester -11 20 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Birmingham +34 19 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Wales +10 19 £30,000 -9.77% 1
City of London +39 18 £52,500 - 10
Newbury - 15 £35,000 -
East of England +22 13 £33,750 -15.62% 2
West Sussex +15 13 £52,500 +13.51%
Gloucestershire +13 13 £37,500 -21.05% 1
North Yorkshire -1 13 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Mid Wales - 12 £40,000 - 1
Cornwall - 12 £40,000 - 1
Newquay - 12 £40,000 - 1
New Quay - 12 £40,000 - 1
Ceredigion - 12 £40,000 - 1
Reading +48 11 £50,000 +5.26%
Wiltshire +17 10 £32,500 -7.14%
East Sussex +13 10 £32,500 +44.44%
Chiswick - 10 £52,500 -
Swindon +20 9 £32,500 -7.14%

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing JMeter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for JMeter.

1 519 (68.38%) Agile Software Development
2 473 (62.32%) Selenium
3 419 (55.20%) Java
4 266 (35.05%) QA
5 260 (34.26%) Test Automation
6 252 (33.20%) Performance Testing
7 245 (32.28%) Cucumber
8 211 (27.80%) Continuous Integration
9 203 (26.75%) ISTQB
10 200 (26.35%) C#
10 200 (26.35%) TDD
11 197 (25.96%) LoadRunner
12 193 (25.43%) Linux
13 191 (25.16%) SoapUI
14 187 (24.64%) Jenkins
15 178 (23.45%) BDD
16 177 (23.32%) JIRA
17 174 (22.92%) SQL
18 163 (21.48%) WebDriver
19 153 (20.16%) Test Strategy
19 153 (20.16%) Python
20 152 (20.03%) Git (software)
21 136 (17.92%) Automation Testing
22 132 (17.39%) JUnit
22 132 (17.39%) Automated Testing
23 129 (17.00%) JavaScript
23 129 (17.00%) Ruby
24 128 (16.86%) Software Testing
25 125 (16.47%) ISEB
26 118 (15.55%) SOAP

JMeter
Top Related 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 59 (7.77%) Tomcat
2 43 (5.67%) Apache
3 31 (4.08%) Confluence
4 24 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.90%) JBoss
6 17 (2.24%) CMS
7 12 (1.58%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.45%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.19%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.05%) IIS
10 8 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.92%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.92%) ATG Dynamo
11 7 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.92%) iPlanet
12 6 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.66%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
15 2 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.66%) MS Office
3 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.32%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.67%) SaaS
2 41 (5.40%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.69%) GitHub
4 24 (3.16%) Office 365
5 18 (2.37%) G Suite
5 18 (2.37%) Slack
6 14 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.66%) Akamai
8 5 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.66%) Loggly
9 4 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.53%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.26%) Heroku
11 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.13%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.32%) HTTP
2 12 (1.58%) Firewall
3 9 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.66%) Internet
4 5 (0.66%) SSL
5 4 (0.53%) Network Security
5 4 (0.53%) VPN
6 3 (0.40%) FTP
7 2 (0.26%) DNS
7 2 (0.26%) IPv4
7 2 (0.26%) SMTP
8 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.13%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.09%) MySQL
2 56 (7.38%) SQL Server
3 32 (4.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 31 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 23 (3.03%) HBase
5 23 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.98%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.58%) Big Data
10 10 (1.32%) DB2
11 8 (1.05%) MariaDB
12 7 (0.92%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.79%) Apache Accumulo
13 6 (0.79%) Informix
14 5 (0.66%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.53%) Redis
16 3 (0.40%) Couchbase
16 3 (0.40%) MarkLogic
16 3 (0.40%) Riak
Development Applications
1 473 (62.32%) Selenium
2 245 (32.28%) Cucumber
3 197 (25.96%) LoadRunner
4 191 (25.16%) SoapUI
5 187 (24.64%) Jenkins
6 177 (23.32%) JIRA
7 163 (21.48%) WebDriver
8 152 (20.03%) Git (software)
9 132 (17.39%) JUnit
10 103 (13.57%) Gatling
11 68 (8.96%) Visual Studio
12 60 (7.91%) Maven
12 60 (7.91%) SpecFlow
13 50 (6.59%) Appium
13 50 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
14 48 (6.32%) Eclipse
15 46 (6.06%) WATIR
16 45 (5.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 40 (5.27%) IntelliJ
18 39 (5.14%) LoadUI
General
1 113 (14.89%) Finance
2 59 (7.77%) Retail
3 32 (4.22%) Banking
4 23 (3.03%) Games
5 20 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.84%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.45%) Automotive
8 9 (1.19%) Publishing
9 8 (1.05%) Advertising
9 8 (1.05%) Marketing
10 3 (0.40%) Electronics
10 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.26%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (23.32%) Test Engineer
2 169 (22.27%) Analyst
3 164 (21.61%) Tester
4 147 (19.37%) Test Analyst
5 96 (12.65%) QA Engineer
6 76 (10.01%) Developer
7 75 (9.88%) Automation Tester
8 65 (8.56%) Test Automation Engineer
9 61 (8.04%) QA Automation Engineer
10 58 (7.64%) QA Tester
11 52 (6.85%) Java Developer
12 51 (6.72%) Automation Test Analyst
12 51 (6.72%) Performance Tester
13 44 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
14 43 (5.67%) QA Automation Tester
15 40 (5.27%) Automation Engineer
15 40 (5.27%) Test Leader
16 39 (5.14%) QA Analyst
17 38 (5.01%) Senior Test Analyst
17 38 (5.01%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (15.55%) SOAP
2 111 (14.62%) Web Services
3 100 (13.18%) REST
4 91 (11.99%) XML
5 85 (11.20%) HTML
6 66 (8.70%) .NET
7 62 (8.17%) RESTful
8 43 (5.67%) J2EE
9 41 (5.40%) Spring
10 36 (4.74%) Gherkin
11 31 (4.08%) CSS
11 31 (4.08%) JSON
12 29 (3.82%) Hibernate
13 21 (2.77%) Ajax
14 19 (2.50%) jQuery
15 18 (2.37%) JMS
16 17 (2.24%) JDBC
17 14 (1.84%) ASP.NET
18 13 (1.71%) Backbone.js
18 13 (1.71%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 45 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (2.90%) Fintech
3 22 (2.90%) Mobile App
3 22 (2.90%) User Experience
4 20 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (2.37%) Virtual Team
6 16 (2.11%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.45%) iPad
8 9 (1.19%) Digital Media
8 9 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (0.92%) Cybercrime
9 7 (0.92%) Derivative
9 7 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.79%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.40%) Clustering
12 3 (0.40%) NHS
13 2 (0.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 193 (25.43%) Linux
2 107 (14.10%) Windows
3 70 (9.22%) Unix
4 12 (1.58%) Android
4 12 (1.58%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.92%) CentOS
5 7 (0.92%) Kali Linux
5 7 (0.92%) Mac OS
5 7 (0.92%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.40%) Solaris
7 2 (0.26%) AIX
8 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (68.38%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (34.26%) Test Automation
3 252 (33.20%) Performance Testing
4 211 (27.80%) Continuous Integration
5 200 (26.35%) TDD
6 178 (23.45%) BDD
7 153 (20.16%) Test Strategy
8 136 (17.92%) Automation Testing
9 132 (17.39%) Automated Testing
10 128 (16.86%) Software Testing
11 116 (15.28%) Non-Functional Testing
12 113 (14.89%) Test Scripting
13 107 (14.10%) Manual Testing
14 106 (13.97%) Scrum
15 101 (13.31%) Software Engineering
16 82 (10.80%) Continuous Delivery
16 82 (10.80%) Unit Testing
17 75 (9.88%) DevOps
18 74 (9.75%) Kanban
19 72 (9.49%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 419 (55.20%) Java
2 200 (26.35%) C#
3 174 (22.92%) SQL
4 153 (20.16%) Python
5 129 (17.00%) JavaScript
5 129 (17.00%) Ruby
6 47 (6.19%) C++
7 41 (5.40%) C
8 36 (4.74%) Scala
9 34 (4.48%) Bash Shell
10 30 (3.95%) Groovy
10 30 (3.95%) PHP
11 28 (3.69%) Perl
12 20 (2.64%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.45%) VBScript
14 7 (0.92%) VB
15 5 (0.66%) AWK
15 5 (0.66%) Clojure
16 3 (0.40%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 203 (26.75%) ISTQB
2 125 (16.47%) ISEB
3 98 (12.91%) Degree
4 57 (7.51%) Security Cleared
5 41 (5.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 33 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 25 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.58%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.66%) MBCS
10 3 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (35.05%) QA
2 22 (2.90%) SDET
3 3 (0.40%) HL7
3 3 (0.40%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.26%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (3.69%) Docker
2 12 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (1.45%) Xen
4 6 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.53%) LXC
5 4 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.40%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) HDFS
7 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 56 (7.38%) HP Quality Center
2 37 (4.87%) Puppet
3 32 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (2.37%) Ansible
5 14 (1.84%) HP SiteScope
6 11 (1.45%) Perfmon
7 8 (1.05%) Terraform
8 5 (0.66%) Nagios
8 5 (0.66%) Packer
8 5 (0.66%) Salt
9 4 (0.53%) Grafana
9 4 (0.53%) Graphite
10 3 (0.40%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.40%) Ganglia
10 3 (0.40%) StatsD
11 2 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.26%) Marathon
11 2 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (13.18%) HP
2 71 (9.35%) Oracle
3 40 (5.27%) IBM
4 27 (3.56%) Microsoft
5 21 (2.77%) SAP
6 19 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
6 19 (2.50%) Google
7 18 (2.37%) Atlassian
8 16 (2.11%) ATG
9 13 (1.71%) New Relic
9 13 (1.71%) SOASTA, Inc
10 11 (1.45%) Dynatrace
10 11 (1.45%) hybris
11 10 (1.32%) Riverbed
11 10 (1.32%) VMware
12 9 (1.19%) Sitecore
13 8 (1.05%) Cadence
14 7 (0.92%) AppDynamics
14 7 (0.92%) BEA
15 6 (0.79%) Cognizant
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29800 per annum + Pen, DIS, 5w hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29800 per annum + Pen, DIS, 5w hols
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago