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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 579 527 496
Rank change year-on-year -52 -31 +55
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 837 414 472
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.45% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 2.27% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 342 345 357
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,250 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,063 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,300 £72,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +11.11%

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.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 37,012 18,266 18,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.71% 19.89% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15,552 13,688 14,521
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,962
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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

JMeter
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing JMeter over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the UK

JMeter
Top 17 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 23 May 2022. 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 -63 678 £60,000 +4.35% 43
London -58 435 £65,000 -3.70% 17
Work from Home -166 314 £60,000 - 21
UK excluding London -51 310 £50,000 - 27
South East -43 96 £52,500 - 3
North of England -80 73 £48,750 +8.33% 18
Scotland -3 68 £55,000 -13.71% 1
North West -83 43 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Midlands -68 28 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire -34 24 £47,500 -11.63% 9
South West -41 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East of England -70 19 £45,500 -36.14%
East Midlands -13 17 £50,000 -23.08% 1
Wales -29 11 £45,000 -14.29%
West Midlands -59 11 £51,250 +7.89% 1
North East -17 6 £50,000 +51.52% 1
Northern Ireland -19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing JMeter 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 JMeter.

1 632 (75.51%) Agile
2 576 (68.82%) Test Automation
3 494 (59.02%) Java
4 447 (53.41%) Selenium
5 409 (48.86%) Performance Testing
6 399 (47.67%) QA
7 337 (40.26%) Postman
8 310 (37.04%) JavaScript
9 293 (35.01%) BDD
10 291 (34.77%) Git (software)
11 282 (33.69%) DevOps
12 280 (33.45%) CI/CD
13 256 (30.59%) Azure
14 254 (30.35%) Jenkins
15 246 (29.39%) C#
15 246 (29.39%) Social Skills
16 242 (28.91%) SQL
16 242 (28.91%) REST
17 224 (26.76%) Finance
18 213 (25.45%) Cucumber
19 208 (24.85%) Microservices
20 207 (24.73%) JIRA
21 202 (24.13%) TDD
21 202 (24.13%) Test Strategy
22 200 (23.89%) AWS
23 198 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
24 194 (23.18%) Software Testing
25 173 (20.67%) Scrum
26 169 (20.19%) Cypress.io
27 163 (19.47%) Python

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 98 (11.71%) Confluence
2 36 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (2.99%) GemFire
3 25 (2.99%) nginx
4 23 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
4 23 (2.75%) CMS
5 20 (2.39%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.84%) Moodle
8 6 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.48%) Drupal
9 4 (0.48%) JBoss
10 3 (0.36%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.36%) Appian
10 3 (0.36%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.24%) Camunda
11 2 (0.24%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 256 (30.59%) Azure
2 200 (23.89%) AWS
3 117 (13.98%) GitHub
4 114 (13.62%) SaaS
5 108 (12.90%) GCP
6 82 (9.80%) BrowserStack
7 72 (8.60%) Sauce Labs
8 53 (6.33%) OpenShift
9 50 (5.97%) Serverless
10 47 (5.62%) BlazeMeter
11 30 (3.58%) Amazon SQS
11 30 (3.58%) Slack
12 26 (3.11%) GitHub Actions
13 25 (2.99%) Azure Service Bus
14 24 (2.87%) IaaS
14 24 (2.87%) PaaS
15 23 (2.75%) CloudBees
16 20 (2.39%) Azure Service Fabric
17 17 (2.03%) npm
18 15 (1.79%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.26%) HTTP
2 29 (3.46%) TCP/IP
3 28 (3.35%) MQTT
4 12 (1.43%) Internet
5 5 (0.60%) Broadband
5 5 (0.60%) SSL
6 4 (0.48%) SMTP
7 3 (0.36%) PBX
7 3 (0.36%) RTP
7 3 (0.36%) Softphone
7 3 (0.36%) STUN
7 3 (0.36%) VoIP
8 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (13.26%) MongoDB
2 83 (9.92%) NoSQL
3 79 (9.44%) PostgreSQL
4 64 (7.65%) SQL Server
5 56 (6.69%) MySQL
6 48 (5.73%) Hadoop
7 41 (4.90%) Big Data
7 41 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 38 (4.54%) Redis
9 34 (4.06%) RDBMS
10 33 (3.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 28 (3.35%) Couchbase
12 26 (3.11%) BigQuery
13 23 (2.75%) Hazelcast
14 13 (1.55%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.96%) Neo4j
17 6 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
18 4 (0.48%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 447 (53.41%) Selenium
2 337 (40.26%) Postman
3 291 (34.77%) Git (software)
4 254 (30.35%) Jenkins
5 213 (25.45%) Cucumber
6 207 (24.73%) JIRA
7 169 (20.19%) Cypress.io
8 147 (17.56%) JUnit
8 147 (17.56%) LoadRunner
9 129 (15.41%) REST Assured
10 118 (14.10%) WebDriver
11 116 (13.86%) Gatling
12 105 (12.54%) SoapUI
12 105 (12.54%) SpecFlow
13 98 (11.71%) Maven
14 85 (10.16%) Appium
15 83 (9.92%) Newman
16 58 (6.93%) Mocha
16 58 (6.93%) Protractor
17 57 (6.81%) NUnit
General
1 246 (29.39%) Social Skills
2 224 (26.76%) Finance
3 86 (10.27%) Banking
4 80 (9.56%) Retail
5 70 (8.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 66 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (5.85%) Manufacturing
8 41 (4.90%) Public Sector
9 37 (4.42%) Games
10 34 (4.06%) Law
11 32 (3.82%) Organisational Skills
12 29 (3.46%) Local Government
13 15 (1.79%) Telecoms
14 14 (1.67%) Legal
14 14 (1.67%) Presentation Skills
15 12 (1.43%) Marketing
16 11 (1.31%) Financial Institution
17 9 (1.08%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.96%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 192 (22.94%) Test Engineer
2 133 (15.89%) Tester
3 127 (15.17%) QA Engineer
4 109 (13.02%) Analyst
5 106 (12.66%) Test Analyst
6 92 (10.99%) Automation Tester
7 87 (10.39%) Automation Test Analyst
8 85 (10.16%) Developer
9 61 (7.29%) Software Engineer
10 60 (7.17%) Software Test Engineer
11 54 (6.45%) Performance Engineer
12 51 (6.09%) Development Engineer
12 51 (6.09%) Software Development Engineer
12 51 (6.09%) Test Development Engineer
13 46 (5.50%) Test Automation Engineer
14 43 (5.14%) Full Stack Developer
15 36 (4.30%) Performance Test Engineer
16 34 (4.06%) Quality Engineer
17 33 (3.94%) Performance Tester
18 32 (3.82%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (28.91%) REST
2 150 (17.92%) .NET
3 134 (16.01%) Kafka
4 124 (14.81%) Web Services
5 120 (14.34%) React
6 112 (13.38%) JSON
7 106 (12.66%) RESTful
8 100 (11.95%) AngularJS
9 91 (10.87%) Node.js
10 82 (9.80%) Spring
11 81 (9.68%) Swagger
12 78 (9.32%) HTML
13 71 (8.48%) SOAP
14 59 (7.05%) CSS
15 55 (6.57%) WebdriverIO
16 54 (6.45%) Spring Boot
17 52 (6.21%) .NET Core
18 48 (5.73%) ASP.NET Web API
19 43 (5.14%) Apache Thrift
20 36 (4.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.56%) User Experience
2 51 (6.09%) Social Network
3 50 (5.97%) Mobile App
4 34 (4.06%) Self-Motivation
5 33 (3.94%) Social Media
6 26 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.75%) Algorithms
7 23 (2.75%) Online Games
8 17 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (1.79%) Blog
9 15 (1.79%) Legacy Code
9 15 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
10 14 (1.67%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.55%) Mainframe
12 12 (1.43%) PMI
13 9 (1.08%) Blockchain
13 9 (1.08%) IoT
14 8 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
14 8 (0.96%) Online Banking
15 7 (0.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 79 (9.44%) Android
2 78 (9.32%) Apple iOS
2 78 (9.32%) Linux
3 72 (8.60%) Windows
4 45 (5.38%) Unix
5 8 (0.96%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (75.51%) Agile
2 576 (68.82%) Test Automation
3 409 (48.86%) Performance Testing
4 293 (35.01%) BDD
5 282 (33.69%) DevOps
6 280 (33.45%) CI/CD
7 208 (24.85%) Microservices
8 202 (24.13%) TDD
8 202 (24.13%) Test Strategy
9 198 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
10 194 (23.18%) Software Testing
11 173 (20.67%) Scrum
12 161 (19.24%) API Testing
13 155 (18.52%) Non-Functional Testing
14 142 (16.97%) SDLC
15 133 (15.89%) Test Scripting
16 116 (13.86%) Mentoring
17 101 (12.07%) Integration Testing
17 101 (12.07%) Test Planning
17 101 (12.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 494 (59.02%) Java
2 310 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 246 (29.39%) C#
4 242 (28.91%) SQL
5 163 (19.47%) Python
6 130 (15.53%) TypeScript
7 46 (5.50%) Ruby
8 42 (5.02%) Bash
9 39 (4.66%) C
10 38 (4.54%) PowerShell
11 35 (4.18%) C++
12 27 (3.23%) Perl
13 18 (2.15%) ES6
13 18 (2.15%) R
14 11 (1.31%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.08%) Groovy
16 8 (0.96%) Scala
16 8 (0.96%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.84%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (10.27%) Security Cleared
2 75 (8.96%) SC Cleared
3 71 (8.48%) ISTQB
4 67 (8.00%) Degree
5 45 (5.38%) ISEB
6 39 (4.66%) Computer Science Degree
7 25 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (1.43%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.08%) Master's Degree
10 7 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.60%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.12%) OCPJP
13 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 399 (47.67%) QA
2 44 (5.26%) Accessibility
3 28 (3.35%) GRC
4 2 (0.24%) PMO
5 1 (0.12%) HL7
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) PSD2
5 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 140 (16.73%) Docker
2 32 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 141 (16.85%) Kubernetes
2 68 (8.12%) Grafana
3 57 (6.81%) Ansible
4 56 (6.69%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (6.69%) Terraform
5 47 (5.62%) Kibana
6 46 (5.50%) logstash
7 39 (4.66%) HP Quality Center
8 28 (3.35%) HAProxy
8 28 (3.35%) MIIS
8 28 (3.35%) Opsgenie
8 28 (3.35%) Pingdom
8 28 (3.35%) ZABBIX
9 26 (3.11%) HP ALM
10 13 (1.55%) Prometheus
11 9 (1.08%) Puppet
12 6 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 4 (0.48%) Istio
13 4 (0.48%) linkerd
Vendors
1 64 (7.65%) New Relic
2 61 (7.29%) Google
3 60 (7.17%) Microsoft
4 49 (5.85%) HP
5 36 (4.30%) Oracle
6 35 (4.18%) VMware
7 33 (3.94%) Dynatrace
8 24 (2.87%) AppDynamics
9 19 (2.27%) Micro Focus
10 18 (2.15%) Sun
11 12 (1.43%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.43%) LexisNexis
12 11 (1.31%) SAP
13 10 (1.19%) Dell
14 9 (1.08%) IBM
15 8 (0.96%) Apple
15 8 (0.96%) Splunk
16 7 (0.84%) Adobe
16 7 (0.84%) Datto
17 6 (0.72%) Sybase