Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 120 127
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7 +17
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 19 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.02% 0.99% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.23% 5.09% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 6
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +60.58% +14.17%
10th Percentile £30,250 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £46,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 449 373 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.06% 19.47% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 372 323 421
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,050 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,900 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +2.63%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing JMeter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in Wales

JMeter
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for JMeter in Wales

JMeter
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in Wales over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for JMeter in Wales

JMeter
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -5 18 £33,750 -38.64% 1
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
1 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Performance Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Defect Management
4 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) QA
5 8 (42.11%) Python
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
5 8 (42.11%) Docker
5 8 (42.11%) GitLab
5 8 (42.11%) Security Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Test Management
5 8 (42.11%) OWASP
5 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Customer Acquisition
6 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
7 5 (26.32%) Load Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Selenium
7 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (26.32%) MuleSoft
8 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
8 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) Degree

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) GitLab
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium
3 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
6 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) LoadUI
6 1 (5.26%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Test Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Tester
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Test
5 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) Laravel
1 1 (5.26%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Performance Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Defect Management
3 10 (52.63%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Customer Acquisition
4 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
4 8 (42.11%) OWASP
4 8 (42.11%) Security Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Test Management
5 5 (26.32%) Load Testing
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Workload Management
8 1 (5.26%) BDD
8 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
2 8 (42.11%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) MuleSoft