The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 38 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.68% 0.90% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.41% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £85,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
LoadRunner
Essex

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

Development Applications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 22.69% 12.61% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £67,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Brentwood

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) BCP
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Flash
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) BCP
2 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft