The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 132 129 151
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 10 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.40% 0.22% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.30% 1.47% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
LoadRunner
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
434 339 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.36% 15.07% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 359 313 415
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Cambridge -8 4 £37,500 -
LoadRunner
East of England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (50.00%) System Testing
3 6 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) JMeter
6 2 (16.67%) NeoLoad
6 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) ISEB
7 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) SOA
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
7 1 (8.33%) QALoad
7 1 (8.33%) V-Model

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) NeoLoad
3 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) QALoad
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Testing Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Test Leader
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (50.00%) System Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) V-Model
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) HP