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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 250 239 234
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 7 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.096% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 1.33% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 9
Average salary £87,500 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% +22.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1246 1274 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.01% 16.64% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1045 1037
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
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 4 September 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
Hertfordshire - 7 £87,500 - 7
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 32 (78.05%) Java
2 29 (70.73%) HP
3 24 (58.54%) SQL
4 23 (56.10%) Performance Testing
5 21 (51.22%) Test Strategy
6 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (48.78%) Oracle
6 20 (48.78%) HTML
7 15 (36.59%) Automated Testing
8 13 (31.71%) HP UFT
8 13 (31.71%) XML
8 13 (31.71%) UNIX
8 13 (31.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (29.27%) Finance
10 11 (26.83%) HTTP
10 11 (26.83%) IBM
10 11 (26.83%) DB2
10 11 (26.83%) J2EE
10 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
10 11 (26.83%) WebSphere
11 10 (24.39%) System Testing
11 10 (24.39%) Regression Testing
11 10 (24.39%) JMeter
12 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
12 9 (21.95%) Retail
12 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
12 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
12 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
12 9 (21.95%) Flash
12 9 (21.95%) MQSeries

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (26.83%) WebSphere
2 9 (21.95%) MQSeries
3 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.20%) JBoss
4 2 (4.88%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.88%) Drupal
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) DB2
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.95%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) HP UFT
2 10 (24.39%) JMeter
3 9 (21.95%) Selenium
4 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.76%) Subversion
4 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
5 3 (7.32%) JProfiler
6 2 (4.88%) Firebug
6 2 (4.88%) JIRA
7 1 (2.44%) NUnit
7 1 (2.44%) JUnit
7 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Tester
2 10 (24.39%) Test Architect
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Test Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Test Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Test Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Strategist
8 1 (2.44%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Non-Functional Tester
8 1 (2.44%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) HTML
2 13 (31.71%) XML
3 11 (26.83%) J2EE
4 9 (21.95%) Flash
5 4 (9.76%) JSON
6 2 (4.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) NHS
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) AIX
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Performance Testing
2 21 (51.22%) Test Strategy
3 15 (36.59%) Automated Testing
4 13 (31.71%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (24.39%) System Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Regression Testing
6 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
7 8 (19.51%) Strategic Planning
8 7 (17.07%) Automation Testing
9 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
10 5 (12.20%) Test Planning
10 5 (12.20%) Project Management
10 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (12.20%) Validation
11 4 (9.76%) Scrum
11 4 (9.76%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (9.76%) TDD
11 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.76%) BDD
11 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Java
2 24 (58.54%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) AWK
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.76%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) HP
2 20 (48.78%) Oracle
3 11 (26.83%) IBM
4 8 (19.51%) SAP
5 5 (12.20%) Siebel
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) Sun
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