The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 190 219 206
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 25 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.01% 1.39% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 5
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,832
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.06%
LoadRunner
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
623 718 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.57% 13.48% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 530 613 527
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Berkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 9 £45,000 -
Reading +25 7 £50,000 -4.76%
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 51 (96.23%) Performance Testing
2 45 (84.91%) JMeter
3 42 (79.25%) Java
4 41 (77.36%) Visual Studio
5 40 (75.47%) JavaScript
5 40 (75.47%) Finance
6 39 (73.58%) Selenium
7 36 (67.92%) Test Scripting
8 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (66.04%) HTML
9 33 (62.26%) VB
9 33 (62.26%) Test Automation
9 33 (62.26%) Gatling
10 31 (58.49%) Software Testing
10 31 (58.49%) .NET
10 31 (58.49%) Scrum
11 30 (56.60%) ISEB
11 30 (56.60%) Functional Testing
12 29 (54.72%) Open Source
12 29 (54.72%) Perl
13 28 (52.83%) Non-Functional Testing
13 28 (52.83%) Ajax
13 28 (52.83%) Degree
13 28 (52.83%) QA
13 28 (52.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 28 (52.83%) Defect Management
14 26 (49.06%) SDLC
14 26 (49.06%) DevOps
14 26 (49.06%) Kanban
14 26 (49.06%) Workflow Management

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 24 (45.28%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) IBM Domino
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) DNS
1 26 (49.06%) Firewall
1 26 (49.06%) Internet
1 26 (49.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) WAN
3 3 (5.66%) SAN
3 3 (5.66%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.77%) IMAP
4 2 (3.77%) NAS
4 2 (3.77%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (84.91%) JMeter
2 41 (77.36%) Visual Studio
3 39 (73.58%) Selenium
4 33 (62.26%) Gatling
5 24 (45.28%) TestNG
6 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.66%) AQtime
7 3 (5.66%) SilkPerformer
7 3 (5.66%) WebLOAD
8 2 (3.77%) eggPlant
8 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
8 2 (3.77%) JBehave
8 2 (3.77%) JIRA
8 2 (3.77%) Ranorex
8 2 (3.77%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (3.77%) RSpec
8 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.77%) Subversion
8 2 (3.77%) Zephyr
General
1 40 (75.47%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Games
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Tester
2 35 (66.04%) Senior Tester
3 33 (62.26%) Automation Tester
4 32 (60.38%) Senior Automation Tester
5 26 (49.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 26 (49.06%) Selenium Tester
6 22 (41.51%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Specialist
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Test Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Test Specialist
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Performance Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Test Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Test Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Test Specialist
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Performance Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) HTML
2 31 (58.49%) .NET
3 28 (52.83%) Ajax
4 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
5 7 (13.21%) HTML5
6 2 (3.77%) CSS
6 2 (3.77%) MAPI
6 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Fintech
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
1 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (96.23%) Performance Testing
2 36 (67.92%) Test Scripting
3 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (62.26%) Test Automation
5 31 (58.49%) Scrum
5 31 (58.49%) Software Testing
6 30 (56.60%) Functional Testing
7 29 (54.72%) Open Source
8 28 (52.83%) Defect Management
8 28 (52.83%) Non-Functional Testing
9 26 (49.06%) Automated Testing
9 26 (49.06%) DevOps
9 26 (49.06%) Kanban
9 26 (49.06%) SDLC
9 26 (49.06%) Workflow
9 26 (49.06%) Workflow Management
10 24 (45.28%) Agile Testing
10 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (45.28%) CRM
11 7 (13.21%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) Java
2 40 (75.47%) JavaScript
3 33 (62.26%) VB
4 29 (54.72%) Perl
5 23 (43.40%) VBScript
6 11 (20.75%) C#
7 5 (9.43%) Python
7 5 (9.43%) SQL
8 3 (5.66%) C++
9 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (56.60%) ISEB
2 28 (52.83%) Degree
2 28 (52.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (52.83%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.66%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) HP
2 7 (13.21%) Citrix
2 7 (13.21%) SAP
3 4 (7.55%) IBM
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) VMware