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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 64 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.22% 2.39% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 9.68% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-13.67% +19.04%
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
84 93 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 18.46% 24.73% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 88 39
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 16 September 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%) Analytical Skills
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

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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%) HTTPS
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (42.86%) Toad
3 2 (28.57%) JProfiler
3 2 (28.57%) Introscope
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 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 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%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
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%) nmon
2 2 (28.57%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Green Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle