The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 65 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 2 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.44% 0.84% 2.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.25% 4.17% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 12
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
LoadRunner
Dorset

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

Development Applications Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 96 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 19.73% 20.04% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 66 88 76
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Calabash
1 2 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (100.00%) SOASTA, Inc
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Appium

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Calabash
1 2 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (100.00%) Appium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SOASTA, Inc