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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache JMeter
UK
Rank 475 668 642
Rank change year-on-year +193 -26  
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 416 284 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.54% 1.53% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 337 213 246
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 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 16365 18517 17052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.54% 18.05% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13751 15813 14307
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 23 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 23 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 +192 401 £45,500 +13.75% 62
London +110 144 £52,500 -7.07% 27
South East +110 95 £40,000 -9.09% 6
Yorkshire +23 50 £42,500 +6.25% 11
South West +55 47 £38,750 +10.71% 4
West Yorkshire +28 40 £44,000 +10.00% 8
Leeds +12 36 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Berkshire +56 30 £36,250 -17.61% 1
West Midlands +50 24 £34,000 -40.86% 5
Hampshire +23 24 £35,000 - 2
North West -3 24 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Manchester -13 20 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Wales +10 19 £30,000 -9.77% 1
Birmingham +34 18 £40,000 -30.43% 1
City of London +39 17 £52,500 - 11
Newbury - 16 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex +16 14 £52,500 +13.51%
Reading +51 13 £50,000 +5.26%
East of England +26 13 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Gloucestershire +14 12 £37,500 -21.05%
Cornwall - 12 £40,000 - 1
Newquay - 12 £40,000 - 1
New Quay - 12 £40,000 - 1
Ceredigion - 12 £40,000 - 1
Mid Wales - 12 £40,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -2 11 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Chiswick - 11 £52,500 -
Wiltshire +21 10 £32,500 -7.14%
East Sussex +17 10 £32,500 +44.44%
Swindon +21 9 £32,500 -7.14%

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 511 (68.22%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (62.35%) Selenium
3 410 (54.74%) Java
4 264 (35.25%) QA
5 257 (34.31%) Test Automation
6 250 (33.38%) Performance Testing
7 243 (32.44%) Cucumber
8 203 (27.10%) Continuous Integration
9 201 (26.84%) ISTQB
10 198 (26.44%) TDD
11 197 (26.30%) C#
12 195 (26.03%) Linux
13 194 (25.90%) LoadRunner
14 191 (25.50%) SoapUI
15 180 (24.03%) Jenkins
16 176 (23.50%) BDD
17 175 (23.36%) SQL
18 171 (22.83%) JIRA
19 162 (21.63%) WebDriver
20 153 (20.43%) Test Strategy
20 153 (20.43%) Python
21 149 (19.89%) Git (software)
22 135 (18.02%) Automation Testing
23 131 (17.49%) JUnit
24 129 (17.22%) Automated Testing
25 128 (17.09%) Ruby
26 127 (16.96%) Software Testing
27 126 (16.82%) JavaScript
28 123 (16.42%) ISEB
29 119 (15.89%) 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 56 (7.48%) Tomcat
2 42 (5.61%) Apache
3 31 (4.14%) Confluence
4 22 (2.94%) JBoss
4 22 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 17 (2.27%) CMS
6 11 (1.47%) OpenStack
7 10 (1.34%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.20%) IIS
8 9 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.20%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.93%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.80%) ATG Dynamo
11 6 (0.80%) GlassFish
11 6 (0.80%) iPlanet
12 5 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.80%) MS Office
3 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.87%) SaaS
2 40 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (3.47%) GitHub
4 24 (3.20%) Office 365
5 18 (2.40%) G Suite
5 18 (2.40%) Slack
6 14 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.67%) Akamai
8 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.67%) Loggly
9 4 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.53%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.27%) 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 47 (6.28%) HTTP
2 12 (1.60%) Firewall
3 10 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.67%) Internet
4 5 (0.67%) SSL
5 4 (0.53%) FTP
5 4 (0.53%) Network Security
5 4 (0.53%) VPN
6 2 (0.27%) DNS
6 2 (0.27%) IPv4
6 2 (0.27%) SMTP
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) Intranet
7 1 (0.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (9.08%) MySQL
2 53 (7.08%) SQL Server
3 33 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 31 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 24 (3.20%) HBase
6 23 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.40%) MongoDB
7 18 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.00%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.60%) Big Data
10 10 (1.34%) DB2
11 7 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.93%) MariaDB
12 6 (0.80%) Apache Accumulo
12 6 (0.80%) Informix
13 5 (0.67%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.40%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.40%) Redis
14 3 (0.40%) Riak
15 2 (0.27%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 467 (62.35%) Selenium
2 243 (32.44%) Cucumber
3 194 (25.90%) LoadRunner
4 191 (25.50%) SoapUI
5 180 (24.03%) Jenkins
6 171 (22.83%) JIRA
7 162 (21.63%) WebDriver
8 149 (19.89%) Git (software)
9 131 (17.49%) JUnit
10 102 (13.62%) Gatling
11 67 (8.95%) Visual Studio
12 59 (7.88%) SpecFlow
13 58 (7.74%) Maven
14 50 (6.68%) Appium
15 49 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
16 46 (6.14%) WATIR
17 45 (6.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 45 (6.01%) Eclipse
18 39 (5.21%) LoadUI
19 38 (5.07%) IntelliJ
General
1 115 (15.35%) Finance
2 58 (7.74%) Retail
3 33 (4.41%) Banking
4 21 (2.80%) Games
5 20 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.87%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.47%) Automotive
8 9 (1.20%) Publishing
9 8 (1.07%) Advertising
9 8 (1.07%) Marketing
10 3 (0.40%) Electronics
10 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.27%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (23.50%) Test Engineer
2 168 (22.43%) Analyst
3 164 (21.90%) Tester
4 146 (19.49%) Test Analyst
5 95 (12.68%) QA Engineer
6 76 (10.15%) Automation Tester
7 71 (9.48%) Developer
8 64 (8.54%) Test Automation Engineer
9 61 (8.14%) QA Automation Engineer
10 60 (8.01%) QA Tester
11 51 (6.81%) Automation Test Analyst
11 51 (6.81%) Performance Tester
12 48 (6.41%) Java Developer
13 44 (5.87%) QA Automation Tester
13 44 (5.87%) Senior Analyst
14 40 (5.34%) Automation Engineer
14 40 (5.34%) Test Leader
15 39 (5.21%) QA Analyst
16 38 (5.07%) Senior Test Analyst
16 38 (5.07%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (15.89%) SOAP
2 110 (14.69%) Web Services
3 101 (13.48%) REST
4 87 (11.62%) XML
5 85 (11.35%) HTML
6 65 (8.68%) .NET
7 61 (8.14%) RESTful
8 43 (5.74%) J2EE
9 41 (5.47%) Spring
10 34 (4.54%) Gherkin
11 32 (4.27%) CSS
12 30 (4.01%) JSON
13 29 (3.87%) Hibernate
14 20 (2.67%) Ajax
15 19 (2.54%) jQuery
16 17 (2.27%) JDBC
16 17 (2.27%) JMS
17 14 (1.87%) ASP.NET
18 13 (1.74%) Backbone.js
18 13 (1.74%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.01%) Computer Science
2 44 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (2.94%) Fintech
3 22 (2.94%) User Experience
4 21 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.54%) Virtual Team
7 16 (2.14%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.60%) iPad
9 9 (1.20%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.93%) Cybercrime
10 7 (0.93%) Derivative
10 7 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.67%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.40%) Clustering
15 2 (0.27%) BBC
15 2 (0.27%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 195 (26.03%) Linux
2 108 (14.42%) Windows
3 72 (9.61%) Unix
4 13 (1.74%) Android
4 13 (1.74%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.93%) CentOS
5 7 (0.93%) Kali Linux
5 7 (0.93%) Mac OS
5 7 (0.93%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.40%) Solaris
7 2 (0.27%) 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
1 511 (68.22%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (34.31%) Test Automation
3 250 (33.38%) Performance Testing
4 203 (27.10%) Continuous Integration
5 198 (26.44%) TDD
6 176 (23.50%) BDD
7 153 (20.43%) Test Strategy
8 135 (18.02%) Automation Testing
9 129 (17.22%) Automated Testing
10 127 (16.96%) Software Testing
11 114 (15.22%) Non-Functional Testing
12 113 (15.09%) Test Scripting
13 105 (14.02%) Manual Testing
13 105 (14.02%) Scrum
14 100 (13.35%) Software Engineering
15 80 (10.68%) Unit Testing
16 79 (10.55%) Continuous Delivery
17 73 (9.75%) Kanban
18 71 (9.48%) DevOps
19 69 (9.21%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 410 (54.74%) Java
2 197 (26.30%) C#
3 175 (23.36%) SQL
4 153 (20.43%) Python
5 128 (17.09%) Ruby
6 126 (16.82%) JavaScript
7 47 (6.28%) C++
8 41 (5.47%) C
9 36 (4.81%) Scala
10 33 (4.41%) Bash Shell
11 30 (4.01%) PHP
12 28 (3.74%) Groovy
13 27 (3.60%) Perl
14 20 (2.67%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.34%) VBScript
16 6 (0.80%) VB
17 5 (0.67%) AWK
17 5 (0.67%) Clojure
18 3 (0.40%) PowerShell
19 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 201 (26.84%) ISTQB
2 123 (16.42%) ISEB
3 96 (12.82%) Degree
4 57 (7.61%) Security Cleared
5 40 (5.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 33 (4.41%) DV Cleared
7 25 (3.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.60%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.67%) MBCS
10 2 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (35.25%) QA
2 21 (2.80%) SDET
3 2 (0.27%) HL7
3 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (3.60%) Docker
2 11 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (1.47%) Xen
3 6 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.53%) LXC
4 4 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.40%) KVM
6 1 (0.13%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 56 (7.48%) HP Quality Center
2 37 (4.94%) Puppet
3 32 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (2.40%) Ansible
5 14 (1.87%) HP SiteScope
6 11 (1.47%) Perfmon
7 8 (1.07%) Terraform
8 5 (0.67%) Grafana
8 5 (0.67%) Graphite
8 5 (0.67%) Nagios
8 5 (0.67%) Packer
8 5 (0.67%) Salt
9 3 (0.40%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (0.40%) Ganglia
9 3 (0.40%) StatsD
10 2 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.27%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 98 (13.08%) HP
2 70 (9.35%) Oracle
3 39 (5.21%) IBM
4 27 (3.60%) Microsoft
5 20 (2.67%) SAP
6 19 (2.54%) CA Agile Central
6 19 (2.54%) Google
7 18 (2.40%) Atlassian
8 15 (2.00%) ATG
9 13 (1.74%) New Relic
9 13 (1.74%) SOASTA, Inc
10 12 (1.60%) Dynatrace
11 10 (1.34%) hybris
11 10 (1.34%) Riverbed
11 10 (1.34%) VMware
12 9 (1.20%) Sitecore
13 8 (1.07%) Cadence
14 7 (0.93%) AppDynamics
14 7 (0.93%) Cognizant
15 6 (0.80%) BEA
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29800 per annum + Pen, DIS, 5w hols
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + stock options + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29800 per annum + Pen, DIS, 5w hols
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago