The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 - 116 114
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.58% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
LoadRunner
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
268 347 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.15% 19.08% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 249 313 227
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Cheshire

LoadRunner
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) CA Wily

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (100.00%) JBoss
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle