The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bournemouth region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 58 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.82% 3.59% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 17.28% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 0
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £39,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+27.38% -9.77%
Development Applications Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
98 81 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 20.21% 20.77% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 87 76 67
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
LoadRunner
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LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Bournemouth

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (57.14%) Cash Management
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Toad
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Green Hat
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Test Management
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) nmon
5 2 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (28.57%) JProfiler
5 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) JDBC
5 2 (28.57%) ODBC
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (42.86%) Toad
3 2 (28.57%) Introscope
3 2 (28.57%) JProfiler
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JDBC
1 2 (28.57%) ODBC
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cash Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (28.57%) nmon
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Green Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle