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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 222 264 253
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -11
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 29 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.081% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.77% 0.48% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 17
Median salary £57,500 £87,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% +94.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £87,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £87,500 £70,700
UK excluding London median 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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1046 1260 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.55% 17.11% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1099 1059
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +26 15 £52,250 -40.28% 2
Essex - 6 £57,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £58,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 48 (80.00%) Java
2 42 (70.00%) SQL
3 37 (61.67%) HP
3 37 (61.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 36 (60.00%) Finance
5 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (51.67%) Unix
7 29 (48.33%) Shell Script
7 29 (48.33%) Release Management
7 29 (48.33%) Test Scripting
8 25 (41.67%) JIRA
9 23 (38.33%) Waterfall
10 22 (36.67%) HP Quality Center
11 21 (35.00%) ClearQuest
12 20 (33.33%) HP UFT
12 20 (33.33%) Performance Testing
13 17 (28.33%) Degree
14 16 (26.67%) QA
15 15 (25.00%) SoapUI
15 15 (25.00%) Software Testing
15 15 (25.00%) Oracle
16 13 (21.67%) WebLogic
16 13 (21.67%) MS Office
16 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
16 13 (21.67%) JMeter
16 13 (21.67%) ISTQB
16 13 (21.67%) Selenium
17 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
18 9 (15.00%) C#
19 8 (13.33%) ISEB

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.67%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Office
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) DB2
3 3 (5.00%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (41.67%) JIRA
2 21 (35.00%) ClearQuest
3 20 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 15 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 13 (21.67%) JMeter
5 13 (21.67%) Selenium
6 2 (3.33%) JUnit
6 2 (3.33%) NUnit
6 2 (3.33%) YouTrack
7 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.67%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.67%) git-flow
7 1 (1.67%) Subversion
7 1 (1.67%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.67%) The Grinder
7 1 (1.67%) WinRunner
General
1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Analyst
2 36 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 28 (46.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Unix Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) Test Leader
6 8 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) Service Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Agile Test Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Performance Tester
8 6 (10.00%) Tester
9 5 (8.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 5 (8.33%) LoadRunner Tester
10 4 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
11 3 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) SOAP
2 4 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (5.00%) Flash
3 3 (5.00%) J2EE
3 3 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) Middleware
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) Fintech
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Unix
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (48.33%) Release Management
3 29 (48.33%) Test Scripting
4 23 (38.33%) Waterfall
5 20 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 15 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (13.33%) Test Planning
7 8 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 4 (6.67%) OO
8 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 3 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.00%) ITIL
9 3 (5.00%) Load Testing
9 3 (5.00%) OOP
9 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 48 (80.00%) Java
2 42 (70.00%) SQL
3 29 (48.33%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.00%) C#
5 7 (11.67%) Perl
5 7 (11.67%) Python
6 6 (10.00%) VBA
7 5 (8.33%) AWK
8 3 (5.00%) C++
8 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.33%) VBScript
10 1 (1.67%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
2 13 (21.67%) ISTQB
3 8 (13.33%) HP ASE
3 8 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 22 (36.67%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (11.67%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 37 (61.67%) HP
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle
3 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.67%) Citrix
5 6 (10.00%) IBM
6 4 (6.67%) Sun
7 1 (1.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) WorldPay
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