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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 258 306 305
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -1
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 42 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.79% 2.01% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 18
Average salary £46,250 £56,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
1507 1939 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.67% 15.39% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1716 1559
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 39 (69.64%) JMeter
2 37 (66.07%) HP UFT
3 34 (60.71%) Finance
3 34 (60.71%) Selenium
4 32 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 27 (48.21%) WinRunner
5 27 (48.21%) WebDriver
6 26 (46.43%) Java
7 25 (44.64%) Test Management
8 22 (39.29%) Performance Testing
9 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (30.36%) Test Strategy
11 16 (28.57%) QA
12 14 (25.00%) Load Testing
12 14 (25.00%) BDD
13 13 (23.21%) Scrum
13 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
14 12 (21.43%) HP
14 12 (21.43%) Functional Testing
15 11 (19.64%) SoapUI
15 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
15 11 (19.64%) TDD
15 11 (19.64%) API Testing
16 10 (17.86%) Web Services
17 9 (16.07%) Automation Testing
18 8 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
18 8 (14.29%) Validation
18 8 (14.29%) Linux
18 8 (14.29%) C#
18 8 (14.29%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 4 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (1.79%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.93%) Big Data
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (69.64%) JMeter
2 37 (66.07%) HP UFT
3 34 (60.71%) Selenium
4 27 (48.21%) WinRunner
4 27 (48.21%) WebDriver
5 11 (19.64%) SoapUI
6 7 (12.50%) SpecFlow
7 6 (10.71%) WebLOAD
8 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
8 4 (7.14%) SonarQube
9 2 (3.57%) SilkPerformer
10 1 (1.79%) JIRA
10 1 (1.79%) WATIR
10 1 (1.79%) JUnit
10 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.79%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (1.79%) Appium
10 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
General
1 34 (60.71%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Test Leader
2 9 (16.07%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Test Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 8 (14.29%) Performance Test Leader
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Test Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Test Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Senior QA Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (1.79%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) Web Services
2 8 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) SOAP
3 6 (10.71%) Middleware
4 4 (7.14%) LAMP
4 4 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (7.14%) Django
5 1 (1.79%) REST
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Tandem
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) UNIX
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 25 (44.64%) Test Management
3 22 (39.29%) Performance Testing
4 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.36%) Test Strategy
6 14 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 14 (25.00%) BDD
7 13 (23.21%) Scrum
8 12 (21.43%) Functional Testing
9 11 (19.64%) TDD
9 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2
9 11 (19.64%) API Testing
10 9 (16.07%) Automation Testing
11 8 (14.29%) SDLC
11 8 (14.29%) Validation
11 8 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
12 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 7 (12.50%) Stress Testing
13 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Java
2 8 (14.29%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) C#
3 7 (12.50%) Ruby
4 4 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) PMP
1 7 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.14%) Puppet
1 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.14%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) HP
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) CA
3 4 (7.14%) Pega
3 4 (7.14%) Coverity
3 4 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 4 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Fundtech
4 1 (1.79%) Siebel
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Salary: Extremely Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago