The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache JMeter
Rank 114 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing JMeter 11 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% 1.11% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 4
Average salary £43,750 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.59% +3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
344 270 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.01% 14.91% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 301 236 296
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,397 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JMeter
South West

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 18 April 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 14 (73.68%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Selenium
3 10 (52.63%) SOAP
3 10 (52.63%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) Spring
3 10 (52.63%) Maven
4 8 (42.11%) Python
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) Perl
5 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
5 7 (36.84%) Ruby
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) QA
6 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (31.58%) JProfiler
6 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
6 6 (31.58%) Low Latency
6 6 (31.58%) Retail
6 6 (31.58%) OO
6 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 6 (31.58%) SOA
6 6 (31.58%) JSP
6 6 (31.58%) Servlets
6 6 (31.58%) XSL
7 5 (26.32%) PHP
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
7 5 (26.32%) ISEB
7 5 (26.32%) Scrum
7 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy

JMeter
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) Maven
3 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (31.58%) JProfiler
3 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 5 (26.32%) WATIR
5 4 (21.05%) WatiN
5 4 (21.05%) Subversion
5 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
6 3 (15.79%) Ant
6 3 (15.79%) NetBeans
6 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
6 3 (15.79%) FitNesse
6 3 (15.79%) Ranorex
7 1 (5.26%) JUnit
7 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
7 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
7 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
7 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
1 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (10.53%) QA Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) SOAP
1 10 (52.63%) XML
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 6 (31.58%) JSP
2 6 (31.58%) Servlets
2 6 (31.58%) XSL
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) EJB
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) Java EE 5
5 3 (15.79%) JPA
5 3 (15.79%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE
7 1 (5.26%) XSD
7 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Low Latency
1 6 (31.58%) OO
1 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
1 6 (31.58%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
3 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) RUP
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Perl
3 7 (36.84%) Ruby
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Compuware
1 2 (10.53%) HP
1 2 (10.53%) Empirix
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
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