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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 231 260 271
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +11
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 19 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.81% 1.25% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 13
Median salary £58,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £60,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1050 1283 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.93% 16.73% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 893 1080 1118
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,250 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Bedfordshire +31 11 £60,500 +0.83%
Hertfordshire +14 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Essex - 3 £47,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 38 (59.38%) Java
2 34 (53.13%) HP
3 33 (51.56%) SQL
4 30 (46.88%) Unix
4 30 (46.88%) Test Scripting
4 30 (46.88%) Non-Functional Testing
5 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (45.31%) HP UFT
6 28 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (40.63%) Finance
8 25 (39.06%) Shell Script
8 25 (39.06%) JIRA
9 23 (35.94%) Waterfall
9 23 (35.94%) Release Management
9 23 (35.94%) ClearQuest
10 22 (34.38%) Performance Testing
10 22 (34.38%) Software Testing
11 20 (31.25%) Degree
12 18 (28.13%) QA
13 17 (26.56%) ISTQB
13 17 (26.56%) Test Strategy
13 17 (26.56%) SoapUI
14 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 16 (25.00%) ISEB
14 16 (25.00%) MS Office
15 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (21.88%) Citrix
16 14 (21.88%) JMeter
17 13 (20.31%) IBM
17 13 (20.31%) Computer Science

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 4 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Office
2 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) DB2
1 4 (6.25%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (45.31%) HP UFT
2 25 (39.06%) JIRA
3 23 (35.94%) ClearQuest
4 17 (26.56%) SoapUI
5 14 (21.88%) JMeter
6 10 (15.63%) Selenium
7 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.56%) git-flow
7 1 (1.56%) Subversion
7 1 (1.56%) The Grinder
General
1 26 (40.63%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Publishing
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Analyst
2 29 (45.31%) Test Analyst
3 23 (35.94%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) SQL Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Unix Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Consultant
6 8 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Service Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Test Leader
7 7 (10.94%) Tester
8 6 (9.38%) LoadRunner Tester
8 6 (9.38%) Performance Tester
9 5 (7.81%) Graduate Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Graduate IT Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 5 (7.81%) Performance Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Performance Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) HTML
2 8 (12.50%) SOAP
3 5 (7.81%) Web Services
4 4 (6.25%) Flash
4 4 (6.25%) J2EE
4 4 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
3 10 (15.63%) NHS
4 4 (6.25%) Fintech
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Unix
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Solaris
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) Non-Functional Testing
1 30 (46.88%) Test Scripting
2 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.94%) Release Management
3 23 (35.94%) Waterfall
4 22 (34.38%) Performance Testing
4 22 (34.38%) Software Testing
5 17 (26.56%) Test Strategy
6 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.38%) Project Management
6 6 (9.38%) Test Automation
6 6 (9.38%) Test Management
7 5 (7.81%) Content Management
7 5 (7.81%) CRM
7 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.81%) Regression Testing
7 5 (7.81%) Time Management
8 4 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Presales
8 4 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) Java
2 33 (51.56%) SQL
3 25 (39.06%) Shell Script
4 8 (12.50%) C#
4 8 (12.50%) VBA
5 5 (7.81%) ANSI C
5 5 (7.81%) C
6 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Degree
2 17 (26.56%) ISTQB
3 16 (25.00%) ISEB
4 12 (18.75%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.13%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 28 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (20.31%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 34 (53.13%) HP
2 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.88%) Citrix
4 13 (20.31%) IBM
5 10 (15.63%) Oracle
6 8 (12.50%) SAP
7 3 (4.69%) WorldPay