The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 213 225 245
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 51 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 0.52% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.23% 3.17% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 2
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £46,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1207 1197 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.18% 16.34% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 926 927
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in the East of England

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in the East of England

LoadRunner
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Essex +8 25 £57,500 +15.00%
Hertfordshire +12 22 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Bedfordshire -8 3 £72,500 +7.40%
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 48 (71.64%) Test Strategy
2 40 (59.70%) HP UFT
3 29 (43.28%) Test Scripting
4 26 (38.81%) Test Management
5 24 (35.82%) ISTQB
6 22 (32.84%) Java
7 21 (31.34%) HP
7 21 (31.34%) Performance Testing
8 20 (29.85%) QA
8 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (29.85%) ISEB
9 19 (28.36%) SQL
10 17 (25.37%) SAP
10 17 (25.37%) Non-Functional Testing
11 15 (22.39%) Degree
12 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
13 13 (19.40%) JMeter
13 13 (19.40%) Unix
14 11 (16.42%) Scrum
14 11 (16.42%) Selenium
14 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (14.93%) Law
15 10 (14.93%) Manufacturing
15 10 (14.93%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (14.93%) Quality Management
16 9 (13.43%) Citrix
16 9 (13.43%) Automated Testing
16 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
16 9 (13.43%) Automation Testing
17 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (1.49%) MQSeries
1 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) DB2
1 1 (1.49%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 40 (59.70%) HP UFT
2 13 (19.40%) JMeter
3 11 (16.42%) Selenium
4 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.94%) JIRA
5 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
6 6 (8.96%) ClearQuest
6 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
6 6 (8.96%) Subversion
7 5 (7.46%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.99%) TestNG
10 1 (1.49%) JUnit
10 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.49%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (14.93%) Law
1 10 (14.93%) Manufacturing
1 10 (14.93%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (8.96%) Legal
3 5 (7.46%) Finance
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Analyst
1 18 (26.87%) Team Leader
2 17 (25.37%) Technical Leader
3 15 (22.39%) Test Leader
3 15 (22.39%) Test Team Leader
4 14 (20.90%) Technical Team Leader
5 13 (19.40%) Test Analyst
6 12 (17.91%) Tester
7 10 (14.93%) QA Manager
7 10 (14.93%) SAP Manager
7 10 (14.93%) SAP Test Manager
8 8 (11.94%) Automation Tester
8 8 (11.94%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 8 (11.94%) SAP Testing Manager
8 8 (11.94%) Selenium Tester
8 8 (11.94%) Testing Manager
9 7 (10.45%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (8.96%) Test Manager
11 3 (4.48%) LoadRunner Tester
11 3 (4.48%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) HTML
2 7 (10.45%) XML
3 6 (8.96%) JSON
4 5 (7.46%) SOAP
5 1 (1.49%) .NET
5 1 (1.49%) Flash
5 1 (1.49%) J2EE
5 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) Fintech
4 2 (2.99%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Solaris
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (71.64%) Test Strategy
2 29 (43.28%) Test Scripting
3 26 (38.81%) Test Management
4 21 (31.34%) Performance Testing
5 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (25.37%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Scrum
8 10 (14.93%) Quality Management
9 9 (13.43%) Automated Testing
9 9 (13.43%) Automation Testing
9 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
10 8 (11.94%) BDD
10 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.45%) ATDD
11 7 (10.45%) Extreme Programming
11 7 (10.45%) Service Management
11 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.45%) Software Testing
11 7 (10.45%) TDD
11 7 (10.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) Java
2 19 (28.36%) SQL
3 7 (10.45%) Ruby
4 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.97%) C#
5 4 (5.97%) VBA
6 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) ANSI C
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) ISTQB
2 20 (29.85%) ISEB
3 15 (22.39%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (29.85%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.46%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) HP
2 17 (25.37%) SAP
3 9 (13.43%) Citrix
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.48%) IBM
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle
6 1 (1.49%) CA
6 1 (1.49%) WorldPay
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