The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 166 180 154
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.031% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.89% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
LoadRunner
England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
429 673 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.39% 19.05% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 389 577 447
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in the East Midlands

LoadRunner
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +9 1 - -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Introscope
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (20.00%) Introscope
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) WatiN
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Manager
1 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WMI
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds