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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache JMeter
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 555 387 271
Rank change year-on-year -168 -116 +69
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 332 241 44
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.42% 0.64% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% 2.79% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 202 189 38
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £44,598
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% -14.81%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% -

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 WFH option and a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19,525 8,633 1,922
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 24.81% 22.98% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8,710 6,492 1,653
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +7.84% -7.27%
75th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.61% +1.82% +7.84%

JMeter
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing JMeter as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

JMeter trend for jobs with a WFH option

JMeter
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing JMeter.

JMeter salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

JMeter
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing JMeter over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

JMeter salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, JMeter job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for JMeter.

1 241 (72.59%) Test Automation
2 200 (60.24%) Selenium
3 195 (58.73%) Performance Testing
4 190 (57.23%) Agile
5 163 (49.10%) QA
6 146 (43.98%) Java
7 126 (37.95%) Azure
8 122 (36.75%) JavaScript
9 119 (35.84%) Test Strategy
10 113 (34.04%) C#
11 107 (32.23%) Finance
12 106 (31.93%) Postman
13 105 (31.63%) Social Skills
14 101 (30.42%) AWS
15 100 (30.12%) SQL
16 99 (29.82%) DevOps
17 94 (28.31%) Jenkins
17 94 (28.31%) REST
18 85 (25.60%) LoadRunner
19 84 (25.30%) JIRA
20 83 (25.00%) API Testing
21 82 (24.70%) Scrum
22 81 (24.40%) Cucumber
22 81 (24.40%) CI/CD
23 78 (23.49%) Cypress.io
24 76 (22.89%) Gatling
25 75 (22.59%) Git (software)
25 75 (22.59%) Software Testing
26 74 (22.29%) SpecFlow
27 72 (21.69%) BrowserStack

JMeter
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 43 (12.95%) Confluence
2 26 (7.83%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.90%) Drupal
6 2 (0.60%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.30%) Appian
7 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.30%) Camunda
7 1 (0.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (2.41%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 126 (37.95%) Azure
2 101 (30.42%) AWS
3 72 (21.69%) BrowserStack
4 66 (19.88%) SaaS
5 64 (19.28%) Sauce Labs
6 51 (15.36%) GitHub
7 35 (10.54%) Azure DevOps
8 29 (8.73%) OpenShift
9 27 (8.13%) IaaS
9 27 (8.13%) PaaS
10 26 (7.83%) CloudBees
11 24 (7.23%) Serverless
12 22 (6.63%) GCP
13 12 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
13 12 (3.61%) BlazeMeter
14 10 (3.01%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (2.71%) Azure Functions
15 9 (2.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
16 8 (2.41%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.41%) HTTP
2 4 (1.20%) Firewall
2 4 (1.20%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.90%) PBX
3 3 (0.90%) RTP
3 3 (0.90%) SSL
3 3 (0.90%) STUN
3 3 (0.90%) VoIP
4 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.33%) MongoDB
2 17 (5.12%) SQL Server
3 16 (4.82%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.71%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.81%) MySQL
7 5 (1.51%) Big Data
7 5 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.20%) Redis
9 3 (0.90%) BigQuery
9 3 (0.90%) DynamoDB
9 3 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.60%) DB2
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 200 (60.24%) Selenium
2 106 (31.93%) Postman
3 94 (28.31%) Jenkins
4 85 (25.60%) LoadRunner
5 84 (25.30%) JIRA
6 81 (24.40%) Cucumber
7 78 (23.49%) Cypress.io
8 76 (22.89%) Gatling
9 75 (22.59%) Git (software)
10 74 (22.29%) SpecFlow
11 63 (18.98%) WebDriver
12 52 (15.66%) Appium
13 37 (11.14%) SonarQube
14 33 (9.94%) TestRail
15 31 (9.34%) JUnit
15 31 (9.34%) Protractor
16 28 (8.43%) Bitbucket Server
16 28 (8.43%) SoapUI
17 27 (8.13%) Robot Framework
18 26 (7.83%) Calabash
General
1 107 (32.23%) Finance
2 105 (31.63%) Social Skills
3 57 (17.17%) Retail
4 39 (11.75%) Public Sector
5 34 (10.24%) Banking
6 30 (9.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 26 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (7.83%) Local Government
7 26 (7.83%) Manufacturing
8 14 (4.22%) Legal
9 13 (3.92%) Humanities
9 13 (3.92%) Publishing
9 13 (3.92%) Social Science
10 8 (2.41%) Financial Institution
10 8 (2.41%) Social Housing
11 7 (2.11%) Games
11 7 (2.11%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (0.90%) Law
12 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.60%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 84 (25.30%) Test Engineer
2 74 (22.29%) QA Engineer
3 54 (16.27%) Tester
4 38 (11.45%) Performance Engineer
5 32 (9.64%) Developer
6 29 (8.73%) Software Engineer
7 26 (7.83%) Test Automation Engineer
8 24 (7.23%) Automation Tester
9 23 (6.93%) Analyst
9 23 (6.93%) Performance Tester
9 23 (6.93%) Software Test Engineer
10 22 (6.63%) Test Analyst
11 21 (6.33%) Performance Test Engineer
11 21 (6.33%) QA Automation Engineer
12 20 (6.02%) Automation Engineer
12 20 (6.02%) Developer in Test
12 20 (6.02%) Development Engineer
12 20 (6.02%) Senior QA Engineer
12 20 (6.02%) Software Development Engineer
12 20 (6.02%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (28.31%) REST
2 68 (20.48%) .NET
3 59 (17.77%) Web Services
4 53 (15.96%) JSON
5 47 (14.16%) HTML
6 40 (12.05%) CSS
7 37 (11.14%) React
8 36 (10.84%) AngularJS
8 36 (10.84%) Swagger
9 34 (10.24%) SOAP
10 24 (7.23%) .NET Core
11 22 (6.63%) RESTful
12 17 (5.12%) WebdriverIO
13 14 (4.22%) Kafka
14 12 (3.61%) Apache Thrift
14 12 (3.61%) Node.js
15 11 (3.31%) XML
16 10 (3.01%) .NET Framework
17 9 (2.71%) GraphQL
18 8 (2.41%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.75%) User Experience
2 34 (10.24%) Mobile App
3 26 (7.83%) Social Network
4 22 (6.63%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.01%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (2.41%) Life Science
6 8 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.81%) Blockchain
7 6 (1.81%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.51%) Legacy Systems
8 5 (1.51%) NHS
9 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.60%) Wiki
11 1 (0.30%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.30%) Educational Technology
11 1 (0.30%) Legacy Applications
11 1 (0.30%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.30%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.45%) Windows
2 31 (9.34%) Linux
3 29 (8.73%) Android
3 29 (8.73%) Apple iOS
4 21 (6.33%) Unix
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (72.59%) Test Automation
2 195 (58.73%) Performance Testing
3 190 (57.23%) Agile
4 119 (35.84%) Test Strategy
5 99 (29.82%) DevOps
6 83 (25.00%) API Testing
7 82 (24.70%) Scrum
8 81 (24.40%) CI/CD
9 75 (22.59%) Software Testing
10 65 (19.58%) SDLC
11 56 (16.87%) SDET
12 55 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
13 52 (15.66%) Acceptance Criteria
13 52 (15.66%) Non-Functional Testing
14 51 (15.36%) BDD
14 51 (15.36%) TDD
15 48 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
16 46 (13.86%) Kanban
17 44 (13.25%) Microservices
18 42 (12.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 146 (43.98%) Java
2 122 (36.75%) JavaScript
3 113 (34.04%) C#
4 100 (30.12%) SQL
5 66 (19.88%) Python
6 49 (14.76%) TypeScript
7 36 (10.84%) Ruby
8 27 (8.13%) C
9 21 (6.33%) C++
10 20 (6.02%) Perl
11 18 (5.42%) R
12 11 (3.31%) Groovy
13 10 (3.01%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.71%) Bash
15 8 (2.41%) VBScript
16 6 (1.81%) Dart
17 4 (1.20%) Scala
17 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.20%) XPath
18 2 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (5.12%) ISTQB
2 12 (3.61%) Degree
2 12 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.01%) ISEB
3 10 (3.01%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.20%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (49.10%) QA
2 41 (12.35%) Accessibility
3 26 (7.83%) GRC
4 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) HL7
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) PSD2
5 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (6.63%) Docker
2 4 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (8.73%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (7.83%) Grafana
3 17 (5.12%) Kubernetes
4 13 (3.92%) Terraform
5 6 (1.81%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (1.81%) HP ALM
5 6 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.51%) Ansible
7 4 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.20%) Puppet
8 1 (0.30%) Kibana
8 1 (0.30%) logstash
8 1 (0.30%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 34 (10.24%) Dynatrace
2 23 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.63%) AppDynamics
3 22 (6.63%) New Relic
4 15 (4.52%) Micro Focus
5 14 (4.22%) Oracle
6 8 (2.41%) HP
7 7 (2.11%) IBM
8 6 (1.81%) SAP
8 6 (1.81%) Sybase
9 3 (0.90%) Sonus
10 2 (0.60%) Citrix
10 2 (0.60%) Omniture
10 2 (0.60%) RedGate
10 2 (0.60%) VMware
11 1 (0.30%) Apple
11 1 (0.30%) CyberSource
11 1 (0.30%) Google
11 1 (0.30%) OpenText
11 1 (0.30%) Splunk