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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 112 104 123
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.32% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 2.04% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
337 245 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.40% 15.56% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 271 224 295
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) NeoLoad
4 2 (33.33%) LoadUI
5 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) QALoad
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) NeoLoad
3 2 (33.33%) LoadUI
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) QALoad
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) HP