The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 131 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.13% 0.049% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.74% 0.37% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £50,580
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.80%
LoadRunner
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
403 273 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.09% 13.42% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 358 250 248
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 3 £47,500 +18.75%
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix