The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 252 291 292
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +1
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 13 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.12% 1.84% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 29
Average salary £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £67,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
LoadRunner
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1157 1465 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.33% 14.11% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1301 1374
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in the City of London

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in the City of London

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (72.73%) JMeter
2 15 (68.18%) HP
3 14 (63.64%) Performance Testing
4 9 (40.91%) IBM
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) Fintech
6 6 (27.27%) WorldPay
6 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
6 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (22.73%) QA
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) SLA
8 4 (18.18%) Publishing
8 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) JIRA
8 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (13.64%) NeoLoad
9 3 (13.64%) ISEB
9 3 (13.64%) Linux
9 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.64%) C#
9 3 (13.64%) Java
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Service Management
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) JMeter
2 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) NeoLoad
4 2 (9.09%) ClearQuest
4 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) TestDirector
4 2 (9.09%) WinRunner
5 1 (4.55%) Ant
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Tester
2 6 (27.27%) Performance Test Leader
2 6 (27.27%) Test Leader
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) OAT Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) OAT Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) Django
2 1 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Fintech
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Performance Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) HP
2 9 (40.91%) IBM
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) WorldPay
4 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Coverity
4 1 (4.55%) Pega
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Worldpay
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 days ago