The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 79 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.95% - 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £86,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
LoadRunner
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
154 257 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.34% 19.56% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 105 239 153
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,050 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 10 £86,000 -
LoadRunner
East of England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing LoadRunner 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 LoadRunner.

1 16 (100.00%) HP
2 13 (81.25%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Test Strategy
3 12 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 12 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 12 (75.00%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
5 5 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (18.75%) Sun Certification
7 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (6.25%) Selenium
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing LoadRunner 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 LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Architect
1 15 (93.75%) Test Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Test Strategy
2 12 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) HP
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £86000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago