The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 244 244 223
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 14 11 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.14% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.06% 0.85% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 36
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,100 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £45,100 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £38,000 £43,448
% change year-on-year
+21.71% -12.53%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1325 1295 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.58% 16.84% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1164 1281
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
LoadRunner
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £67,500 -
Hertfordshire -10 1 £85,000 +269.56%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (65.22%) HP
2 11 (47.83%) Performance Testing
2 11 (47.83%) Test Strategy
3 10 (43.48%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) SAP
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) Selenium
6 6 (26.09%) ISEB
6 6 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle
7 5 (21.74%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
7 5 (21.74%) QA
7 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
7 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 5 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (21.74%) System Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Load Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
1 6 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (13.04%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
3 2 (8.70%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) NeoLoad
4 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
4 1 (4.35%) QALoad
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Test Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Testing Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Service Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Test Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Test Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Test Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Test Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Performance Testing
1 11 (47.83%) Test Strategy
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Load Testing
3 5 (21.74%) System Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.35%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) HP
2 7 (30.43%) SAP
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (4.35%) VocaLink
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