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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 299 271 260
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -11
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 21 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 3.09% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 55 75
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.67% +23.45%
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
1618 1781 1634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.05% 15.06% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1615 1525
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 2014.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in the City of London

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 35 (56.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 34 (54.84%) Performance Testing
3 30 (48.39%) Selenium
4 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (43.55%) HP
6 23 (37.10%) QA
7 22 (35.48%) Test Scripting
8 21 (33.87%) Finance
8 21 (33.87%) SQL
9 19 (30.65%) Java
9 19 (30.65%) JMeter
10 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
11 15 (24.19%) Banking
11 15 (24.19%) C#
12 14 (22.58%) .NET
12 14 (22.58%) Test Automation
13 13 (20.97%) TDD
14 12 (19.35%) Scrum
14 12 (19.35%) UNIX
14 12 (19.35%) BDD
15 11 (17.74%) HP Quality Center
16 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
16 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
17 9 (14.52%) Manual Testing
17 9 (14.52%) Oracle
17 9 (14.52%) JUnit
17 9 (14.52%) ISEB
17 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
17 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) LiveLink
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
1 3 (4.84%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (56.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 30 (48.39%) Selenium
3 19 (30.65%) JMeter
4 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
5 9 (14.52%) JUnit
6 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
6 7 (11.29%) NUnit
6 7 (11.29%) LoadUI
7 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
8 5 (8.06%) Calabash
8 5 (8.06%) WebLOAD
8 5 (8.06%) Rational Robot
9 4 (6.45%) WinRunner
9 4 (6.45%) SilkPerformer
9 4 (6.45%) JIRA
9 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.84%) Ant
10 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
10 3 (4.84%) Facilita Forecast
10 3 (4.84%) WATIR
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Retail
4 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Front Office
5 2 (3.23%) Games
5 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Law
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Tester
2 11 (17.74%) Test Manager
3 10 (16.13%) Test Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Performance Tester
4 8 (12.90%) QA Tester
4 8 (12.90%) Selenium Tester
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Tester
6 5 (8.06%) Performance Test Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Performance Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Test Leader
6 5 (8.06%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Test Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Head of Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Test Specialist
9 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.06%) jQuery
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.45%) CSS
4 4 (6.45%) Web Services
4 4 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (6.45%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) CSS3
4 4 (6.45%) WCF
4 4 (6.45%) LINQ
5 3 (4.84%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (4.84%) Middleware
6 2 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (1.61%) JMS
7 1 (1.61%) SOAP
7 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.06%) Open Source
2 5 (8.06%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.84%) Equities
4 3 (4.84%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.23%) Handset
6 1 (1.61%) Derivative
6 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) UNIX
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Performance Testing
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Test Scripting
4 14 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 13 (20.97%) TDD
6 12 (19.35%) Scrum
6 12 (19.35%) BDD
7 10 (16.13%) Test Strategy
7 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
8 9 (14.52%) Manual Testing
9 8 (12.90%) Test Management
10 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.06%) SOA
11 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.45%) Automation Testing
12 4 (6.45%) Performance Engineering
12 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) Java
3 15 (24.19%) C#
4 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.68%) C++
6 5 (8.06%) Korn
7 3 (4.84%) VBA
8 2 (3.23%) C
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) ISEB
2 6 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (37.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) HP
2 9 (14.52%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Cognos
3 2 (3.23%) Siebel
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithmics
4 1 (1.61%) Altiris
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) Fidessa
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago