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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 253 300 298
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -2
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 16 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.79% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 42
Median salary £53,750 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £57,500 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £83,250 £70,250 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -1.04%
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
1218 1394 2042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.56% 13.35% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 1212 1777
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
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 5 May 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 5 May 2016, 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 19 (79.17%) HP
2 18 (75.00%) JMeter
3 15 (62.50%) Oracle
4 14 (58.33%) Performance Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Fintech
6 9 (37.50%) WorldPay
7 8 (33.33%) IBM
7 8 (33.33%) JIRA
7 8 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
8 7 (29.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Publishing
8 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
8 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
9 6 (25.00%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) HP UFT
9 6 (25.00%) SLA
9 6 (25.00%) Service Management
9 6 (25.00%) QA
10 5 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (12.50%) Selenium
12 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 2 (8.33%) SAP
13 2 (8.33%) SQL
13 2 (8.33%) MySQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
1 7 (29.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) JMeter
2 8 (33.33%) JIRA
3 6 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (12.50%) Selenium
5 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.33%) Gatling
6 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
6 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
6 1 (4.17%) Hudson
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.17%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (29.17%) Publishing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Test Leader
3 7 (29.17%) Test Leader
4 6 (25.00%) OAT Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) OAT Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tester
5 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior UAT Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) UAT Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) RESTful
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Fintech
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Tandem
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Performance Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
3 6 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.33%) OWASP
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Stress Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Test Management
8 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 2 (8.33%) Scala
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) HP ASE
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) HP
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle
3 9 (37.50%) WorldPay
4 8 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Qualys
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 7 days ago