The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 10 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 113 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% - 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% - 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £61,000 - £40,251
90% offered a salary of more than £57,800 - £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 - £45,638
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+30.71% -12.06%
Development Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
303 262 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.26% 16.06% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 261 236 265
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
LoadRunner
South West

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Bristol

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (86.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) HP
3 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 8 (53.33%) QA
4 8 (53.33%) SoapUI
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
4 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) ISEB
5 7 (46.67%) SOA
5 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
6 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (26.67%) BPEL
7 4 (26.67%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
8 3 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (20.00%) Legal
8 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) IBM
8 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Test Management
8 3 (20.00%) JIRA

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (53.33%) SoapUI
3 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) WATIR
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 11 (73.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) BPEL
6 3 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) ISEB
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) IBM