The table below looks at the statistics for JMeter skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JMeter over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 124 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.056% 0.56% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 2.78% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
JMeter
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
350 324 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.54% 20.09% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 298 284 203
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,618 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JMeter
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JMeter across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JMeter Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

JMeter
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

JMeter Salary Trend in Bristol

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) WebDriver
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 6 (54.55%) FitNesse
4 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
4 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Ranorex
4 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
4 6 (54.55%) Coaching
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
7 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) PHP
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) WATIR
8 2 (18.18%) Subversion

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing JMeter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JMeter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) WebDriver
3 6 (54.55%) FitNesse
3 6 (54.55%) Ranorex
4 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 2 (18.18%) WATIR
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) Maven
6 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
6 1 (9.09%) WatiN
6 1 (9.09%) TestComplete
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (9.09%) Ant
6 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
6 1 (9.09%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Tester
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Tester
3 4 (36.36%) QA Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Tester
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Tester
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Automation Tester
4 3 (27.27%) Senior QA Tester
4 3 (27.27%) Software Tester
5 2 (18.18%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) Silverlight
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Symfony
4 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Ext JS
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE 5
4 1 (9.09%) JPA
4 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (9.09%) EJB
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (9.09%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
3 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
3 6 (54.55%) Coaching
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) OOD
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) PHP5
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Zend
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Compuware
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Empirix