Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 135 144
Rank change year-on-year +24 +9 -23
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 23 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.17% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.72% 1.40% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 4
Wales median annual salary £55,000 £34,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.58% +20.18% -16.18%
10th Percentile £43,125 £26,500 £23,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £46,125 £33,025
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 402 428 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.40% 21.01% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 344 391 404
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,575 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 +23 23 £55,000 +92.98% 2
JMeter
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 21 (91.30%) Java
1 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 19 (82.61%) C#
3 17 (73.91%) TDD
4 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) BDD
4 16 (69.57%) Web Services
4 16 (69.57%) SoapUI
5 15 (65.22%) REST
5 15 (65.22%) Selenium
6 14 (60.87%) QA
6 14 (60.87%) Unit Testing
6 14 (60.87%) NoSQL
6 14 (60.87%) Go
6 14 (60.87%) Fintech
7 13 (56.52%) Microservices
8 12 (52.17%) QA Automation
8 12 (52.17%) SDET
9 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
9 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
11 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
11 8 (34.78%) Swagger
11 8 (34.78%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (30.43%) API Testing
13 6 (26.09%) Finance
13 6 (26.09%) Linux
13 6 (26.09%) Confluence
13 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
13 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) SoapUI
2 15 (65.22%) Selenium
3 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
4 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
5 6 (26.09%) JIRA
6 5 (21.74%) Gatling
6 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
6 5 (21.74%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (21.74%) Rational Quality Manager
6 5 (21.74%) Rational Team Concert
7 2 (8.70%) Gerrit
8 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
8 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
8 1 (4.35%) Xdebug
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Java Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) QA Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) QA Automation Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) QA Leader
3 7 (30.43%) Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Backend Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Web Services
2 15 (65.22%) REST
3 8 (34.78%) Swagger
4 6 (26.09%) Spring
4 6 (26.09%) Spring Boot
5 5 (21.74%) Middleware
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) Laravel
6 1 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 17 (73.91%) TDD
3 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) BDD
4 14 (60.87%) Unit Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Microservices
6 12 (52.17%) QA Automation
6 12 (52.17%) SDET
7 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (34.78%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
9 7 (30.43%) API Testing
10 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (21.74%) Scrum
11 3 (13.04%) DevOps
12 2 (8.70%) Agile Testing
12 2 (8.70%) SDLC
13 1 (4.35%) Analytics
13 1 (4.35%) Static Code Analysis
13 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) C#
3 14 (60.87%) Go
4 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
4 5 (21.74%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) IBM