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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
London / City of London
Rank 212 255 290
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +35
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 11 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.031% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.07% 0.20% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 27
Median salary £52,500 £31,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -42.72%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.21% +18.88%

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
1031 1011 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.58% 15.65% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 940 930 1267
Median salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 16 (72.73%) Test Strategy
2 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 12 (54.55%) HP UFT
4 11 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 11 (50.00%) Test Management
4 11 (50.00%) Law
4 11 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (45.45%) ISTQB
5 10 (45.45%) JMeter
6 8 (36.36%) QA
7 7 (31.82%) Legal
7 7 (31.82%) Service Management
7 7 (31.82%) ISEB
7 7 (31.82%) SAP
8 6 (27.27%) Java
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
9 5 (22.73%) Selenium
9 5 (22.73%) C#
10 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
10 4 (18.18%) MVC
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
10 4 (18.18%) User Stories
10 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
11 3 (13.64%) LoadUI
11 3 (13.64%) Gherkin

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) HP UFT
2 10 (45.45%) JMeter
3 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
4 5 (22.73%) Selenium
5 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 3 (13.64%) LoadUI
6 3 (13.64%) WATIR
7 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
7 1 (4.55%) The Grinder
7 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (50.00%) Law
2 7 (31.82%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Test Leader
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner Tester
4 3 (13.64%) QA Manager
4 3 (13.64%) QA Test Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Tester
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Ajax
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Test Strategy
2 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 11 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 11 (50.00%) Test Management
4 7 (31.82%) Service Management
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) User Stories
7 3 (13.64%) API Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Coaching
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
7 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
7 3 (13.64%) RAD
7 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 7 (31.82%) ISEB
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
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