Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 274 344
Rank change year-on-year -7 +70 -28
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 12 52 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.52% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.95% 2.64% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 40 2
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -41.82% +34.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £42,625
90th Percentile £64,733 £65,000 £93,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,266 1,967 1,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.69% 19.85% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,030 1,690 1,472
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

JMeter
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JMeter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JMeter in the West Midlands

JMeter
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for JMeter in the West Midlands

JMeter
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JMeter in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for JMeter in the West Midlands

JMeter
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JMeter within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Birmingham -31 5 £57,367 +27.48% 5
Coventry 0 4 £30,000 -3.23% 1
Staffordshire +11 1 £35,000 - 5
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 - 2
Solihull - 1 £34,000 - 3
JMeter
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JMeter.

1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
5 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
6 5 (41.67%) SOAP
6 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
7 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Web Development
7 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
8 3 (25.00%) System Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (25.00%) QA
8 3 (25.00%) TDD
8 3 (25.00%) Logistics
8 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (25.00%) Middleware
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (25.00%) Jenkins

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Hazelcast
1 1 (8.33%) HBase
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) Protractor
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
6 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
6 1 (8.33%) Grunt
6 1 (8.33%) gulp
6 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (8.33%) Maven
6 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
6 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) LAMP
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) Chai
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) Jest
5 1 (8.33%) JMS
5 1 (8.33%) LESS
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Sass
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Logistics
5 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Information Management
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java 8
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle