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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 125 112 124
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.056% 0.17% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 1.52% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
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
362 197 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.31% 11.23% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 336 171 181
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP