Apache JMeter
UK

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 6 months to 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 752 726 617
Rank change year-on-year -26 -109 -70
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 156 238 842
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.24% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.64% 1.70% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 91 173 346
10th Percentile £33,750 £46,250 £39,375
25th Percentile £42,500 £52,500 £45,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £107,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00% -

All Development Application Skills
UK

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

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9,495 14,011 37,869
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.37% 14.29% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6,610 8,544 15,908
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,925 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.81% +4.00% +9.65%
75th Percentile £77,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £98,925 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the UK

JMeter
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the UK

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Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing JMeter over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the UK

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Top 15 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 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
England -3 111 £60,000 -7.69% 27
UK excluding London +10 110 £55,000 -12.00% 21
Work from Home +46 64 £47,500 -26.92% 22
London +16 45 £75,000 +12.36% 14
Scotland -32 31 £55,000 -21.43% 2
South East +12 24 £47,500 -32.14% 9
North of England +33 23 £46,250 -17.41% 4
Yorkshire +75 14 £53,500 -14.40% 1
Midlands - 12 £60,000 -
Wales +21 10 £70,000 +32.10% 1
North West -3 9 £37,500 -31.82% 2
East Midlands - 9 £62,500 -
South West -18 8 £57,500 -14.81% 1
West Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
East of England +14 2 - - 2

JMeter
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.49%) Confluence
2 2 (1.28%) JBoss
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 60 (38.46%) Azure
2 45 (28.85%) AWS
3 33 (21.15%) BlazeMeter
4 18 (11.54%) Azure DevOps
4 18 (11.54%) BrowserStack
5 13 (8.33%) GitHub
5 13 (8.33%) SaaS
6 8 (5.13%) GCP
7 7 (4.49%) Sauce Labs
7 7 (4.49%) Serverless
8 5 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (2.56%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (2.56%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.92%) Azure Functions
10 3 (1.92%) GitHub Actions
10 3 (1.92%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.28%) Azure AKS
11 2 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.49%) MongoDB
1 7 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.56%) InfluxDB
4 4 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.92%) MySQL
5 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.28%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.64%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.64%) Delta Lake
7 1 (0.64%) Metadata
7 1 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 60 (38.46%) Selenium
2 37 (23.72%) Postman
3 35 (22.44%) Jenkins
4 32 (20.51%) JUnit
5 28 (17.95%) Cucumber
6 26 (16.67%) Cypress.io
7 22 (14.10%) JIRA
7 22 (14.10%) LoadRunner
8 17 (10.90%) SoapUI
8 17 (10.90%) SpecFlow
9 15 (9.62%) Maven
10 14 (8.97%) Appium
11 13 (8.33%) Git
12 12 (7.69%) Gatling
12 12 (7.69%) REST Assured
13 11 (7.05%) WebDriver
14 9 (5.77%) Gradle
15 8 (5.13%) Mockito
15 8 (5.13%) Serenity BDD
16 7 (4.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (32.05%) Finance
2 37 (23.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 31 (19.87%) Social Skills
4 30 (19.23%) Marketing
5 28 (17.95%) Law
6 19 (12.18%) Public Sector
7 16 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (6.41%) Retail
9 5 (3.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.56%) Aerospace
10 4 (2.56%) Health Technology
10 4 (2.56%) Welsh Language
11 3 (1.92%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (1.92%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.64%) Banking
13 1 (0.64%) Electronics
13 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.64%) Legal
13 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (21.79%) Software Engineer
2 30 (19.23%) Lead
3 29 (18.59%) Java Engineer
4 28 (17.95%) Java Software Engineer
5 21 (13.46%) QA Engineer
5 21 (13.46%) Senior
6 19 (12.18%) Test Engineer
7 18 (11.54%) Full Stack Engineer
7 18 (11.54%) Full Stack Software Engineer
8 16 (10.26%) Analyst
8 16 (10.26%) Tester
9 14 (8.97%) Developer
10 12 (7.69%) QA Leader
11 11 (7.05%) Test Analyst
12 10 (6.41%) QA Software Engineer
13 9 (5.77%) Performance Tester
14 7 (4.49%) Quality Engineer
14 7 (4.49%) Test Leader
15 6 (3.85%) Automation Tester
15 6 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.15%) React
2 20 (12.82%) Spring
2 20 (12.82%) Spring Boot
3 19 (12.18%) Web Services
4 12 (7.69%) REST
5 11 (7.05%) Playwright
6 10 (6.41%) Swagger
7 9 (5.77%) Ext JS
7 9 (5.77%) SOAP
8 8 (5.13%) .NET
8 8 (5.13%) WireMock
9 7 (4.49%) RESTful
10 6 (3.85%) HTML
11 5 (3.21%) jQuery
11 5 (3.21%) Kafka
12 4 (2.56%) Apache Camel
12 4 (2.56%) LDAP
12 4 (2.56%) OAuth
12 4 (2.56%) OAuth2
12 4 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.31%) Market Risk
2 8 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.85%) Distributed Systems
3 6 (3.85%) Hackathon
3 6 (3.85%) Low-Code
3 6 (3.85%) Social Media
4 3 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.28%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.28%) Product Ownership
6 1 (0.64%) BBC
6 1 (0.64%) Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.64%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.85%) Linux
2 5 (3.21%) Unix
3 3 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (81.41%) Test Automation
2 99 (63.46%) Agile
3 66 (42.31%) Performance Testing
4 65 (41.67%) CI/CD
5 54 (34.62%) Software Testing
6 48 (30.77%) BDD
7 43 (27.56%) Microservices
8 40 (25.64%) SDLC
9 39 (25.00%) DevOps
9 39 (25.00%) TDD
10 38 (24.36%) Software Engineering
11 32 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (19.87%) Test Scripting
13 30 (19.23%) SDET
14 28 (17.95%) Operational Stability
15 27 (17.31%) Electronic Trading
15 27 (17.31%) Risk Management
16 23 (14.74%) Artificial Intelligence
17 22 (14.10%) Full Stack Development
18 21 (13.46%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 83 (53.21%) Java
2 44 (28.21%) SQL
3 34 (21.79%) C#
4 25 (16.03%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.18%) Python
6 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.56%) Ruby
6 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.92%) Bash
7 3 (1.92%) C
8 2 (1.28%) Go
8 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.64%) Groovy
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.97%) ISTQB
3 13 (8.33%) Degree
3 13 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.56%) GIAC
7 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.28%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.28%) ISEB
9 1 (0.64%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (30.13%) QA
2 15 (9.62%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (8.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (9.62%) Kubernetes
2 13 (8.33%) Grafana
3 11 (7.05%) Kibana
4 9 (5.77%) Terraform
5 4 (2.56%) Ansible
6 2 (1.28%) Argo
7 1 (0.64%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.64%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) Oracle
3 11 (7.05%) Splunk
4 9 (5.77%) Dynatrace
4 9 (5.77%) TOWER Software
5 7 (4.49%) MuleSoft
6 6 (3.85%) OutSystems
7 3 (1.92%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.28%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.28%) Databricks
8 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.64%) Citrix
9 1 (0.64%) IBM
9 1 (0.64%) New Relic
9 1 (0.64%) SAP
9 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow