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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 226 244 284
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +40
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 41 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.42% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.47% 2.49% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 8
Average salary £63,750 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £86,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
1181 1286 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.89% 16.87% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1055 1143
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Hertfordshire +12 19 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Essex +19 10 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Bedfordshire -7 8 £62,750 -27.03% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 4 £62,500 +25.00%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 44 (52.38%) HP UFT
1 44 (52.38%) Test Scripting
2 41 (48.81%) Test Strategy
3 32 (38.10%) Java
3 32 (38.10%) HP
4 30 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
5 28 (33.33%) SQL
6 26 (30.95%) Test Management
6 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (29.76%) HP Quality Center
8 24 (28.57%) QA
9 23 (27.38%) ISTQB
9 23 (27.38%) Unix
10 22 (26.19%) Performance Testing
11 21 (25.00%) JIRA
11 21 (25.00%) ISEB
12 20 (23.81%) SAP
12 20 (23.81%) Shell Script
12 20 (23.81%) ClearQuest
12 20 (23.81%) Release Management
12 20 (23.81%) Waterfall
13 18 (21.43%) Software Testing
14 17 (20.24%) Degree
15 16 (19.05%) Finance
15 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
15 16 (19.05%) MS Office
16 14 (16.67%) Citrix
17 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
17 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
17 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.38%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) MS Office
2 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) DB2
1 2 (2.38%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (1.19%) MySQL
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (52.38%) HP UFT
2 21 (25.00%) JIRA
3 20 (23.81%) ClearQuest
4 11 (13.10%) JMeter
5 10 (11.90%) SoapUI
6 6 (7.14%) Selenium
7 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.38%) TestNG
8 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.19%) git-flow
8 1 (1.19%) Subversion
8 1 (1.19%) The Grinder
General
1 16 (19.05%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Law
3 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 9 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (7.14%) Legal
5 3 (3.57%) Publishing
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Analyst
2 26 (30.95%) Test Analyst
3 22 (26.19%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 19 (22.62%) Team Leader
4 19 (22.62%) Test Leader
5 18 (21.43%) Technical Leader
6 16 (19.05%) Test Team Leader
7 15 (17.86%) Technical Team Leader
8 10 (11.90%) Consultant
9 9 (10.71%) QA Manager
9 9 (10.71%) SAP Manager
9 9 (10.71%) SAP Test Manager
10 7 (8.33%) LoadRunner Tester
10 7 (8.33%) SAP Testing Manager
10 7 (8.33%) Tester
10 7 (8.33%) Testing Manager
11 5 (5.95%) Graduate
11 5 (5.95%) IT Consultant
11 5 (5.95%) Test Manager
11 5 (5.95%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) HTML
1 7 (8.33%) SOAP
2 5 (5.95%) Web Services
3 2 (2.38%) Flash
3 2 (2.38%) J2EE
3 2 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.90%) NHS
3 9 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Unix
2 5 (5.95%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Solaris
2 5 (5.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (52.38%) Test Scripting
2 41 (48.81%) Test Strategy
3 30 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
4 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (30.95%) Test Management
5 22 (26.19%) Performance Testing
6 20 (23.81%) Release Management
6 20 (23.81%) Waterfall
7 18 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 9 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (10.71%) Quality Management
9 7 (8.33%) Service Management
9 7 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.14%) Project Management
11 5 (5.95%) Content Management
11 5 (5.95%) CRM
11 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.95%) Regression Testing
11 5 (5.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.10%) Java
2 28 (33.33%) SQL
3 20 (23.81%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.33%) C#
4 7 (8.33%) VBA
5 5 (5.95%) ANSI C
5 5 (5.95%) C
6 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) ISTQB
2 21 (25.00%) ISEB
3 17 (20.24%) Degree
4 8 (9.52%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.57%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 25 (29.76%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) HP
2 20 (23.81%) SAP
3 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 14 (16.67%) Citrix
5 11 (13.10%) IBM
6 10 (11.90%) Oracle
7 3 (3.57%) WorldPay
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Essex
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