The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 186 161 157
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.051% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 1.61% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £32,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £32,500 £31,300
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -1.16%
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
667 558 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.95% 17.98% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 588 504 507
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LoadRunner
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -15 2 £31,250 -3.84%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Tester
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Tester
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Performance Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle