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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 499 644 655
Rank change year-on-year +145 +11  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 418 316 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% 1.68% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 342 249 266
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 17568 18824 18060
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.42% 18.14% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14739 16171 15140
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £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 £42,500

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 April 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 April 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 +157 401 £47,500 +3.26% 43
London +103 162 £52,500 -5.40% 18
South East +90 83 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire +13 45 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South West +38 37 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Yorkshire +18 36 £45,000 +10.42% 2
West Midlands +52 33 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Leeds +23 31 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Berkshire +58 28 £47,500 +6.74%
City of London +32 24 £60,000 +11.62% 8
Hampshire +25 24 £35,000 - 1
North West -8 24 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Birmingham +38 22 £40,000 -38.46%
Manchester -16 22 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Reading +42 15 £50,000 +5.26%
East of England +11 14 £32,500 -35.00% 8
Wales +7 14 £30,750 +2.50%
Bristol +9 11 £50,000 +72.41% 3
Newbury - 11 £35,000 -
Scotland +18 10 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +15 10 £37,500 -21.05% 1
North Yorkshire +7 10 £38,750 -3.12% 1
West Sussex +23 8 £52,500 +13.51%
East Sussex +14 8 £32,500 -
Winchester -4 8 £35,000 - 1
Newquay - 8 £40,000 -
New Quay - 8 £40,000 -
Cornwall - 8 £40,000 -
Ceredigion - 8 £40,000 -
Mid Wales - 8 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 531 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (64.67%) Selenium
3 444 (57.89%) Java
4 285 (37.16%) QA
5 273 (35.59%) Test Automation
6 253 (32.99%) Performance Testing
7 237 (30.90%) Cucumber
8 223 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
9 218 (28.42%) C#
10 209 (27.25%) LoadRunner
11 204 (26.60%) ISTQB
12 203 (26.47%) Jenkins
13 195 (25.42%) TDD
14 191 (24.90%) JIRA
15 190 (24.77%) SoapUI
16 186 (24.25%) WebDriver
16 186 (24.25%) Linux
17 179 (23.34%) BDD
18 177 (23.08%) SQL
19 160 (20.86%) Test Strategy
20 150 (19.56%) Python
21 145 (18.90%) Git (software)
22 139 (18.12%) JavaScript
23 138 (17.99%) Automated Testing
23 138 (17.99%) Automation Testing
24 136 (17.73%) Test Scripting
25 132 (17.21%) Ruby
26 130 (16.95%) ISEB
27 126 (16.43%) Software Testing
28 122 (15.91%) Finance

JMeter
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 60 (7.82%) Tomcat
2 50 (6.52%) Apache
3 34 (4.43%) Confluence
4 20 (2.61%) JBoss
4 20 (2.61%) WebSphere
5 19 (2.48%) CMS
6 11 (1.43%) OpenStack
6 11 (1.43%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.78%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.65%) ATG Dynamo
9 5 (0.65%) iPlanet
9 5 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.52%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.39%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.48%) SaaS
3 32 (4.17%) GitHub
4 22 (2.87%) Office 365
5 20 (2.61%) G Suite
5 20 (2.61%) Slack
6 16 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.91%) BrowserStack
9 6 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.78%) Sauce Labs
10 5 (0.65%) Loggly
11 4 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.52%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.39%) Akamai
12 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.95%) HTTP
2 17 (2.22%) Firewall
3 8 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.91%) SSL
5 5 (0.65%) FTP
5 5 (0.65%) Internet
5 5 (0.65%) Network Security
5 5 (0.65%) VPN
6 4 (0.52%) IPv4
6 4 (0.52%) SMTP
7 3 (0.39%) DNS
8 2 (0.26%) AMQP
8 2 (0.26%) Intranet
9 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (8.87%) MySQL
2 52 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 40 (5.22%) NoSQL
4 28 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.22%) HBase
8 15 (1.96%) Big Data
8 15 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.56%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.04%) DB2
10 8 (1.04%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.04%) Informix
10 8 (1.04%) MariaDB
10 8 (1.04%) Redis
11 6 (0.78%) MarkLogic
11 6 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.78%) Triplestore
12 5 (0.65%) Apache Accumulo
13 3 (0.39%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 496 (64.67%) Selenium
2 237 (30.90%) Cucumber
3 209 (27.25%) LoadRunner
4 203 (26.47%) Jenkins
5 191 (24.90%) JIRA
6 190 (24.77%) SoapUI
7 186 (24.25%) WebDriver
8 145 (18.90%) Git (software)
9 115 (14.99%) JUnit
10 100 (13.04%) Gatling
11 76 (9.91%) SpecFlow
12 70 (9.13%) Visual Studio
13 63 (8.21%) Maven
14 55 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
15 51 (6.65%) Appium
16 45 (5.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 44 (5.74%) Eclipse
18 42 (5.48%) WATIR
19 41 (5.35%) IntelliJ
20 38 (4.95%) LoadUI
General
1 122 (15.91%) Finance
2 67 (8.74%) Retail
3 32 (4.17%) Banking
4 24 (3.13%) Games
5 19 (2.48%) Financial Institution
6 18 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.56%) Automotive
7 12 (1.56%) Publishing
8 8 (1.04%) Advertising
8 8 (1.04%) Marketing
9 3 (0.39%) Electronics
9 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.13%) Front Office
11 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 184 (23.99%) Test Engineer
2 175 (22.82%) Analyst
3 159 (20.73%) Tester
4 148 (19.30%) Test Analyst
5 109 (14.21%) QA Engineer
6 87 (11.34%) Developer
7 76 (9.91%) Test Automation Engineer
8 69 (9.00%) QA Automation Engineer
9 68 (8.87%) Automation Tester
10 58 (7.56%) QA Tester
11 50 (6.52%) Performance Tester
11 50 (6.52%) QA Analyst
12 49 (6.39%) Java Developer
13 48 (6.26%) Automation Test Analyst
14 46 (6.00%) Automation Test Lead
15 45 (5.87%) Senior Analyst
16 43 (5.61%) Automation Engineer
17 41 (5.35%) Senior Test Analyst
18 40 (5.22%) QA Automation Tester
19 38 (4.95%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (15.12%) Web Services
2 113 (14.73%) SOAP
3 103 (13.43%) REST
4 90 (11.73%) XML
5 80 (10.43%) HTML
6 65 (8.47%) RESTful
7 64 (8.34%) .NET
8 50 (6.52%) Gherkin
9 40 (5.22%) J2EE
9 40 (5.22%) Spring
10 37 (4.82%) JSON
11 32 (4.17%) CSS
12 25 (3.26%) Hibernate
13 22 (2.87%) JDBC
14 20 (2.61%) JMS
15 18 (2.35%) LAMP
16 16 (2.09%) AngularJS
17 15 (1.96%) Ajax
18 14 (1.83%) ASP.NET
18 14 (1.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 46 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 26 (3.39%) User Experience
4 23 (3.00%) Client/Server
5 21 (2.74%) Fintech
6 16 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.09%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.30%) iPad
7 10 (1.30%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.17%) Cybercrime
8 9 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (0.78%) Cyber Defence
9 6 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.52%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.52%) Derivative
10 4 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 186 (24.25%) Linux
2 118 (15.38%) Windows
3 67 (8.74%) Unix
4 11 (1.43%) Android
4 11 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.91%) CentOS
5 7 (0.91%) Kali Linux
5 7 (0.91%) Mac OS
5 7 (0.91%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.65%) 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
1 531 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (35.59%) Test Automation
3 253 (32.99%) Performance Testing
4 223 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
5 195 (25.42%) TDD
6 179 (23.34%) BDD
7 160 (20.86%) Test Strategy
8 138 (17.99%) Automated Testing
8 138 (17.99%) Automation Testing
9 136 (17.73%) Test Scripting
10 126 (16.43%) Software Testing
11 121 (15.78%) Scrum
12 119 (15.51%) Non-Functional Testing
13 107 (13.95%) Manual Testing
14 90 (11.73%) Software Engineering
15 88 (11.47%) Kanban
16 84 (10.95%) Unit Testing
17 82 (10.69%) DevOps
17 82 (10.69%) E-Commerce
18 80 (10.43%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 444 (57.89%) Java
2 218 (28.42%) C#
3 177 (23.08%) SQL
4 150 (19.56%) Python
5 139 (18.12%) JavaScript
6 132 (17.21%) Ruby
7 49 (6.39%) C++
8 39 (5.08%) C
9 36 (4.69%) PHP
10 33 (4.30%) Groovy
11 32 (4.17%) Bash Shell
12 29 (3.78%) Scala
13 28 (3.65%) Perl
14 20 (2.61%) Shell Script
15 15 (1.96%) VBScript
16 10 (1.30%) VB
17 6 (0.78%) XQuery
18 5 (0.65%) AWK
19 4 (0.52%) Clojure
20 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 204 (26.60%) ISTQB
2 130 (16.95%) ISEB
3 83 (10.82%) Degree
4 66 (8.60%) Security Cleared
5 44 (5.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 40 (5.22%) DV Cleared
7 27 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.43%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.65%) MBCS
11 3 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (37.16%) QA
2 18 (2.35%) SDET
3 3 (0.39%) HL7
3 3 (0.39%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (4.43%) Docker
2 13 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (1.43%) Xen
4 8 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.52%) LXC
6 3 (0.39%) KVM
7 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.13%) HDFS
8 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 62 (8.08%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (4.56%) Puppet
3 31 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (3.13%) Ansible
5 11 (1.43%) HP SiteScope
6 8 (1.04%) Terraform
7 7 (0.91%) Perfmon
8 6 (0.78%) Nagios
8 6 (0.78%) Salt
9 5 (0.65%) Packer
10 4 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 4 (0.52%) Grafana
10 4 (0.52%) Graphite
10 4 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.39%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.39%) Chronos
11 3 (0.39%) Ganglia
11 3 (0.39%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.39%) Marathon
11 3 (0.39%) StatsD
Vendors
1 109 (14.21%) HP
2 74 (9.65%) Oracle
3 36 (4.69%) IBM
4 34 (4.43%) Microsoft
5 23 (3.00%) Google
6 22 (2.87%) CA Agile Central
7 18 (2.35%) Atlassian
8 16 (2.09%) ATG
9 14 (1.83%) SAP
10 12 (1.56%) New Relic
11 11 (1.43%) Dynatrace
11 11 (1.43%) hybris
12 10 (1.30%) VMware
13 9 (1.17%) SOASTA, Inc
14 8 (1.04%) Cadence
14 8 (1.04%) Cognizant
15 7 (0.91%) AppDynamics
15 7 (0.91%) Splunk
16 6 (0.78%) Riverbed
17 5 (0.65%) BEA
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29800 per annum + Pen, DIS, 5w hols
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension,health
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago