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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 121 108
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.57% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £37,350 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
LoadRunner
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
278 353 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.84% 19.91% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 218 287 267
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Cambridge

LoadRunner
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) JProfiler
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle