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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 288 296 296
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 14 46 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 2.20% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 32
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,050 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
1326 2091 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.21% 16.55% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1820 1414
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 24 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (54.76%) Finance
3 22 (52.38%) JMeter
3 22 (52.38%) Performance Testing
4 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (35.71%) QA
5 15 (35.71%) Test Scripting
5 15 (35.71%) Test Strategy
6 13 (30.95%) Test Management
6 13 (30.95%) Selenium
6 13 (30.95%) HP
7 12 (28.57%) BDD
8 11 (26.19%) SQL
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle
9 10 (23.81%) Validation
9 10 (23.81%) Scrum
10 8 (19.05%) SilkPerformer
10 8 (19.05%) SpecFlow
10 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
10 8 (19.05%) WinRunner
11 7 (16.67%) PMP
11 7 (16.67%) PMI Certification
11 7 (16.67%) Web Services
11 7 (16.67%) Java
11 7 (16.67%) WebDriver
11 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 6 (14.29%) UNIX
12 6 (14.29%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 22 (52.38%) JMeter
3 13 (30.95%) Selenium
4 8 (19.05%) SilkPerformer
4 8 (19.05%) SpecFlow
4 8 (19.05%) WinRunner
5 7 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 5 (11.90%) WebLOAD
7 4 (9.52%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (4.76%) Calabash
8 2 (4.76%) Appium
8 2 (4.76%) LoadUI
8 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.76%) JBehave
8 2 (4.76%) NUnit
8 2 (4.76%) Rational Robot
8 2 (4.76%) JUnit
9 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.38%) TestNG
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Test Manager
2 11 (26.19%) Test Leader
3 9 (21.43%) Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) Performance Test Manager
3 9 (21.43%) Performance Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Test Consultant
5 7 (16.67%) Performance Test Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Test Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Tester
9 1 (2.38%) Service Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Technical Tester
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) Middleware
3 4 (9.52%) Ajax
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) LAMP
4 1 (2.38%) Django
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) GIS
3 3 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Tandem
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Performance Testing
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 15 (35.71%) Test Strategy
4 13 (30.95%) Test Management
5 12 (28.57%) BDD
6 10 (23.81%) Validation
6 10 (23.81%) Scrum
7 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.90%) TDD
10 4 (9.52%) Performance Engineering
10 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
10 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
11 3 (7.14%) SOA
11 3 (7.14%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) Java
3 6 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) Korn
5 2 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) PMP
1 7 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) HP
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Siebel
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) BMC
5 1 (2.38%) CA
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
5 1 (2.38%) Fundtech
5 1 (2.38%) Pega
5 1 (2.38%) Coverity
5 1 (2.38%) AppDynamics
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago