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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
South East / Berkshire
Rank 177 220 187
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -33
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 14 9 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.17% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 1.56% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Median salary £53,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £46,250 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.95% +17.22%

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
595 578 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.17% 10.80% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 513 502 483
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Reading +43 11 £52,500 - 1
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 34 (97.14%) Performance Testing
2 26 (74.29%) JMeter
3 19 (54.29%) Visual Studio
4 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (48.57%) Test Scripting
6 16 (45.71%) Finance
6 16 (45.71%) Scrum
6 16 (45.71%) HTML
7 15 (42.86%) .NET
7 15 (42.86%) Degree
8 13 (37.14%) Software Testing
8 13 (37.14%) Open Source
8 13 (37.14%) Defect Management
8 13 (37.14%) Java
8 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
9 11 (31.43%) Selenium
10 10 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (28.57%) C#
10 10 (28.57%) HP
11 9 (25.71%) VB
11 9 (25.71%) Workflow
11 9 (25.71%) Internet
11 9 (25.71%) Firewall
11 9 (25.71%) Workflow Management
11 9 (25.71%) ISEB
11 9 (25.71%) DNS
11 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
11 9 (25.71%) Perl
11 9 (25.71%) SQL
11 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET

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 8 (22.86%) CMS
2 4 (11.43%) IBM Domino
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) DNS
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
1 9 (25.71%) Internet
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) IMAP
2 4 (11.43%) NAS
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) SMTP
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (74.29%) JMeter
2 19 (54.29%) Visual Studio
3 11 (31.43%) Selenium
4 9 (25.71%) Gatling
5 7 (20.00%) TestNG
6 6 (17.14%) WebLOAD
7 4 (11.43%) AQtime
8 2 (5.71%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (2.86%) SilkPerformer
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Tester
2 13 (37.14%) Senior Tester
3 10 (28.57%) Automation Tester
3 10 (28.57%) Test Manager
4 9 (25.71%) Performance Manager
4 9 (25.71%) Performance Test Manager
4 9 (25.71%) Senior Automation Tester
5 8 (22.86%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 8 (22.86%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (17.14%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Test Leader
6 6 (17.14%) Test Leader
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Tester
8 4 (11.43%) Consultant
8 4 (11.43%) Performance Consultant
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Performance Consultant
8 4 (11.43%) Technical Manager
8 4 (11.43%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 15 (42.86%) .NET
3 9 (25.71%) Ajax
3 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.00%) HTML5
5 4 (11.43%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (17.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
1 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.71%) Solaris
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Performance Testing
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) Test Scripting
4 16 (45.71%) Scrum
5 13 (37.14%) Defect Management
5 13 (37.14%) Open Source
5 13 (37.14%) Software Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Kanban
7 9 (25.71%) SDLC
7 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
7 9 (25.71%) Test Strategy
7 9 (25.71%) Workflow
7 9 (25.71%) Workflow Management
8 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.86%) CRM
8 8 (22.86%) DevOps
8 8 (22.86%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 10 (28.57%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) Perl
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) VB
4 6 (17.14%) VBScript
5 4 (11.43%) C++
5 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) ISEB
2 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (17.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
1 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (14.29%) Perfmon
3 1 (2.86%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) HP
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
2 7 (20.00%) SAP
3 6 (17.14%) IBM
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Dynatrace
5 2 (5.71%) SOASTA, Inc