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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
South East / Berkshire
Rank 174 228 203
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -25
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 7 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.098% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.12% 0.85% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 9
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%

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
626 587 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.48% 11.48% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 531 511 519
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +47 6 £52,500 +10.52%
Maidenhead - 1 £62,500 -
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 19 (95.00%) Performance Testing
2 15 (75.00%) JMeter
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Open Source
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (20.00%) Coaching
7 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Selenium
7 4 (20.00%) WebLOAD
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (20.00%) IBM
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (20.00%) HP

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 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Chatbot
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) IMAP
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) SMTP
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) JMeter
2 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (20.00%) WebLOAD
4 2 (10.00%) AQtime
4 2 (10.00%) Gatling
4 2 (10.00%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Test Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Test Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Test Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Test Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Performance Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) Ajax
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) MAPI
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Performance Testing
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (30.00%) Open Source
4 6 (30.00%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Kanban
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
1 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (15.00%) Perfmon
3 1 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (5.00%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Dynatrace
2 2 (10.00%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) SAP