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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 285 285 272
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 26 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.80% 1.81% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 40
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +2.27%
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
1447 1549 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.91% 14.91% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1333 1320
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in the City of London

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (59.52%) QuickTest Pro
1 25 (59.52%) Performance Testing
2 23 (54.76%) Finance
3 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (45.24%) Test Scripting
5 17 (40.48%) JMeter
5 17 (40.48%) HP
6 15 (35.71%) Scrum
6 15 (35.71%) BDD
7 14 (33.33%) Test Management
7 14 (33.33%) QA
8 13 (30.95%) Test Strategy
8 13 (30.95%) SQL
9 12 (28.57%) Oracle
10 11 (26.19%) Validation
11 10 (23.81%) Selenium
12 9 (21.43%) SilkPerformer
12 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
13 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
13 8 (19.05%) PMP
13 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
13 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
14 7 (16.67%) UNIX
14 7 (16.67%) TDD
14 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
14 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (14.29%) Facilita Forecast
15 6 (14.29%) Banking
15 6 (14.29%) Java
15 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (59.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (40.48%) JMeter
3 10 (23.81%) Selenium
4 9 (21.43%) SilkPerformer
4 9 (21.43%) SpecFlow
5 6 (14.29%) Facilita Forecast
6 5 (11.90%) WinRunner
6 5 (11.90%) WebLOAD
7 4 (9.52%) WebDriver
8 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
8 3 (7.14%) JUnit
8 3 (7.14%) Rational Robot
8 3 (7.14%) NUnit
8 3 (7.14%) LoadUI
8 3 (7.14%) Appium
8 3 (7.14%) JBehave
8 3 (7.14%) Calabash
9 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
10 1 (2.38%) Hudson
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Test Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Performance Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Performance Test Manager
3 8 (19.05%) Test Consultant
3 8 (19.05%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Test Leader
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Test Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Test Leader
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Agile Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Ajax
2 4 (9.52%) J2EE
3 3 (7.14%) JSP
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) GIS
2 5 (11.90%) Open Source
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Performance Testing
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) Test Scripting
4 15 (35.71%) BDD
4 15 (35.71%) Scrum
5 14 (33.33%) Test Management
6 13 (30.95%) Test Strategy
7 11 (26.19%) Validation
8 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
8 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
9 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 7 (16.67%) TDD
10 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
12 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
12 4 (9.52%) Change Management
12 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
13 3 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) Ruby
3 3 (7.14%) Korn
4 2 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) Groovy
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) PMP
1 8 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 5 (11.90%) ISEB
3 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) HP
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Siebel
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Sun
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) BMC
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
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