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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 234 254 309
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +55
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 2 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.89% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 18
Median salary £61,250 £42,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £31,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £72,500 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
1082 1014 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.35% 14.94% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 986 920 1323
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 28 (96.55%) Performance Testing
2 24 (82.76%) JMeter
3 21 (72.41%) Java
3 21 (72.41%) Test Strategy
4 19 (65.52%) SoapUI
5 17 (58.62%) Test Scripting
5 17 (58.62%) Web Services
6 16 (55.17%) Regression Testing
6 16 (55.17%) HP SiteScope
6 16 (55.17%) LoadUI
7 15 (51.72%) Server Monitoring
7 15 (51.72%) HP
7 15 (51.72%) API Testing
8 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
8 14 (48.28%) Finance
8 14 (48.28%) Banking
9 13 (44.83%) QA
10 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (31.03%) Selenium
12 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (24.14%) C#
13 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
14 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (20.69%) Functional Testing
14 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
14 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
14 6 (20.69%) MVC
14 6 (20.69%) Law
15 5 (17.24%) Billing
15 5 (17.24%) Ajax

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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) JMeter
2 19 (65.52%) SoapUI
3 16 (55.17%) LoadUI
4 9 (31.03%) Selenium
5 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
6 5 (17.24%) HP UFT
7 4 (13.79%) WATIR
8 3 (10.34%) Gatling
8 3 (10.34%) JIRA
9 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
10 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
10 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
10 1 (3.45%) Hudson
10 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
10 1 (3.45%) Log4j
10 1 (3.45%) TestComplete
10 1 (3.45%) The Grinder
10 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
10 1 (3.45%) YourKit
General
1 14 (48.28%) Banking
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
1 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Law
3 5 (17.24%) Billing
4 2 (6.90%) Publishing
5 1 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Performance Tester
1 12 (41.38%) Tester
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Test Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) QA Manager
4 4 (13.79%) QA Test Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Telecoms Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Telecoms Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Test Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Web Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Web Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner Tester
7 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Tester
7 1 (3.45%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) Ajax
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 4 (13.79%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js
5 1 (3.45%) ODBC
5 1 (3.45%) RESTful
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Tandem
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Performance Testing
2 21 (72.41%) Test Strategy
3 17 (58.62%) Test Scripting
4 16 (55.17%) Regression Testing
5 15 (51.72%) API Testing
5 15 (51.72%) Server Monitoring
6 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (20.69%) Functional Testing
8 6 (20.69%) MVC
9 5 (17.24%) Automation Testing
9 5 (17.24%) CRM
9 5 (17.24%) Defect Management
9 5 (17.24%) Open Source
9 5 (17.24%) User Stories
10 4 (13.79%) Coaching
10 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) RAD
11 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (3.45%) Grafana
2 1 (3.45%) Graphite
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Qualys
3 1 (3.45%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Sybase
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Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
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