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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 115 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 6 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 3.04% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £38,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
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
292 296 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.46% 18.42% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 242 263 231
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JMeter across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

JMeter Salary Histogram in Bristol

JMeter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Ruby
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
2 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
2 9 (47.37%) Test Strategy
3 8 (42.11%) QA
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) FitNesse
4 7 (36.84%) Automation Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Ranorex
5 6 (31.58%) WATIR
5 6 (31.58%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) Subversion
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) EJB
7 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
7 4 (21.05%) ISEB
7 4 (21.05%) SOAP
7 4 (21.05%) XML
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) Linux

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
3 7 (36.84%) FitNesse
3 7 (36.84%) Ranorex
4 6 (31.58%) WATIR
5 5 (26.32%) Subversion
6 4 (21.05%) Maven
6 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
6 4 (21.05%) WatiN
7 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
7 3 (15.79%) Ant
7 3 (15.79%) NetBeans
8 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 1 (5.26%) Hudson
8 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
8 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
8 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
8 1 (5.26%) JUnit
8 1 (5.26%) JIRA
8 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) QA Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Software Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Tester
7 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) EJB
2 4 (21.05%) SOAP
2 4 (21.05%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) Java EE 5
3 3 (15.79%) JPA
3 3 (15.79%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (15.79%) Silverlight
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) XSD
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.26%) Symfony
4 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
1 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
1 9 (47.37%) Test Strategy
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Automation Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) RUP
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
7 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
1 9 (47.37%) Python
1 9 (47.37%) Ruby
2 8 (42.11%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Perl
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Compuware
1 2 (10.53%) HP
1 2 (10.53%) Empirix
2 1 (5.26%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle