The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable 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 15 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.77% - 2.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.46% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £67,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.67% +23.45%
LoadRunner
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Development Applications Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 22.81% 6.06% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 12
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Dunstable region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Dunstable

LoadRunner
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) VocaLink
4 1 (20.00%) Java

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Test Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) VocaLink