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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 176 149 170
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 5 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.60% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.96% 3.63% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £43,250 £51,350 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.67% +23.45%
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
523 524 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.40% 16.45% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 435 447 431
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 18 September 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
(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 -7 4 £37,500 -26.97%
Derbyshire - 1 £49,000 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (40.00%) Introscope
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) RIA
4 1 (20.00%) C#

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (40.00%) Introscope
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) WatiN
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Test Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) RIA
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix