The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 192 214 204
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 36 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 0.019% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.36% 0.16% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 8
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
672 631 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.23% 11.91% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 516 501 579
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Reading +23 24 £36,500 -8.75%
Bracknell - 4 - -
Maidenhead - 4 £55,000 -
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 48 (73.85%) HP Quality Center
2 45 (69.23%) ISEB
3 39 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (60.00%) Windows
4 38 (58.46%) Security Cleared
5 35 (53.85%) Test Scripting
5 35 (53.85%) ISTQB
6 31 (47.69%) Test Management
7 30 (46.15%) Performance Testing
8 28 (43.08%) Windows XP
9 25 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
10 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (35.38%) LAN
11 23 (35.38%) WAN
12 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
12 22 (33.85%) HP
13 21 (32.31%) Oracle
13 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
14 20 (30.77%) SC Cleared
14 20 (30.77%) VMware
14 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
15 19 (29.23%) Migration
15 19 (29.23%) Regression Testing
15 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
16 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (26.15%) Telecoms
17 15 (23.08%) Selenium
17 15 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 14 (21.54%) Test Strategy
18 14 (21.54%) Performance Engineering

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) IIS
2 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.38%) LAN
1 23 (35.38%) WAN
2 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.62%) HTTP
3 3 (4.62%) DNS
3 3 (4.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) IDOL
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (23.08%) Selenium
3 9 (13.85%) SilkPerformer
3 9 (13.85%) Rational Performance Tester
4 8 (12.31%) WinRunner
4 8 (12.31%) TestDirector
5 3 (4.62%) Bugzilla
5 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) MSTest
6 2 (3.08%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.54%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (26.15%) Telecoms
2 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Consultant
1 21 (32.31%) Test Consultant
2 20 (30.77%) Test Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Tester
3 10 (15.38%) Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Performance Tester
4 7 (10.77%) Test Leader
4 7 (10.77%) Performance Test Leader
4 7 (10.77%) Performance Test Manager
4 7 (10.77%) Performance Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (1.54%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (1.54%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Middleware
2 3 (4.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Replication
2 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) PKI
3 3 (4.62%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) New Media
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 39 (60.00%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Windows XP
3 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
5 9 (13.85%) UNIX
5 9 (13.85%) Linux
6 7 (10.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Test Scripting
2 31 (47.69%) Test Management
3 30 (46.15%) Performance Testing
4 19 (29.23%) Migration
4 19 (29.23%) Regression Testing
4 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
5 14 (21.54%) Test Strategy
5 14 (21.54%) Performance Engineering
6 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.85%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.77%) Validation
8 7 (10.77%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Release Management
9 6 (9.23%) People Management
9 6 (9.23%) Scrum
10 5 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (6.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) C#
2 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
2 11 (16.92%) C
3 9 (13.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (69.23%) ISEB
2 38 (58.46%) Security Cleared
3 35 (53.85%) ISTQB
4 20 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 15 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.92%) vSphere
4 9 (13.85%) VMware ESX
5 7 (10.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 48 (73.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.62%) Netcool
2 3 (4.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) HP
2 21 (32.31%) Oracle
3 20 (30.77%) VMware
4 14 (21.54%) Fujitsu
5 9 (13.85%) IBM
6 7 (10.77%) NetApp
7 3 (4.62%) EMC
7 3 (4.62%) Meridio
8 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
Berkshire
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