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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 104 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 0.40% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
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
289 252 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.85% 15.03% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 249 223 217
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LoadRunner
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JProfiler
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) JProfiler
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle