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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 220 244 263
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +19
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 32 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.59% 1.82% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 7
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,700 £66,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £75,500 £76,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +15.29%
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
1235 1207 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.89% 16.92% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 1050 1017
Median salary £46,924 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.40% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Essex +30 19 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire +4 9 £50,000 -4.76%
Bedfordshire +6 4 £50,000 -30.55%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 45 (72.58%) HP
2 40 (64.52%) Java
3 37 (59.68%) Finance
4 35 (56.45%) SQL
4 35 (56.45%) Performance Testing
5 34 (54.84%) Non-Functional Testing
6 24 (38.71%) Oracle
6 24 (38.71%) WebLogic
7 23 (37.10%) Test Scripting
8 20 (32.26%) Release Management
9 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (29.03%) Shell Script
10 16 (25.81%) Perl
10 16 (25.81%) Python
10 16 (25.81%) QA
10 16 (25.81%) Test Strategy
11 15 (24.19%) Test Planning
12 14 (22.58%) ISTQB
12 14 (22.58%) ISEB
13 13 (20.97%) HP UFT
14 12 (19.35%) AWK
14 12 (19.35%) Unix
15 9 (14.52%) Degree
15 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
15 9 (14.52%) Waterfall
15 9 (14.52%) Security Testing
15 9 (14.52%) C#
16 8 (12.90%) Citrix
16 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (12.90%) Sun

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 24 (38.71%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) DB2
3 1 (1.61%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) HP UFT
2 8 (12.90%) JIRA
3 7 (11.29%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.06%) ClearQuest
5 4 (6.45%) JMeter
5 4 (6.45%) Selenium
6 2 (3.23%) JUnit
6 2 (3.23%) NUnit
6 2 (3.23%) YouTrack
7 1 (1.61%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.61%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.61%) WinRunner
General
1 37 (59.68%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Legal
3 5 (8.06%) Law
4 3 (4.84%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Analyst
2 31 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 22 (35.48%) Test Leader
4 16 (25.81%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 12 (19.35%) Performance Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Lead Test Analyst
7 8 (12.90%) Performance Test Analyst
8 7 (11.29%) Performance Tester
8 7 (11.29%) Tester
9 6 (9.68%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 6 (9.68%) LoadRunner Tester
9 6 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) Senior Performance Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
11 4 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (6.45%) Environment Delivery Manager
12 3 (4.84%) Lead Tester
12 3 (4.84%) Senior Tester
12 3 (4.84%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) SOAP
2 3 (4.84%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) Flash
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) J2EE
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Performance Testing
2 34 (54.84%) Non-Functional Testing
3 23 (37.10%) Test Scripting
4 20 (32.26%) Release Management
5 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (25.81%) Test Strategy
7 15 (24.19%) Test Planning
8 9 (14.52%) Security Testing
8 9 (14.52%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Agile Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.45%) ITIL
10 4 (6.45%) Load Testing
10 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.45%) Project Management
10 4 (6.45%) Validation
11 3 (4.84%) OO
11 3 (4.84%) Service Management
11 3 (4.84%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) Java
2 35 (56.45%) SQL
3 18 (29.03%) Shell Script
4 16 (25.81%) Perl
4 16 (25.81%) Python
5 12 (19.35%) AWK
6 9 (14.52%) C#
7 6 (9.68%) VBA
8 4 (6.45%) VBScript
9 3 (4.84%) C++
10 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) ISEB
1 14 (22.58%) ISTQB
2 9 (14.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (8.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (72.58%) HP
2 24 (38.71%) Oracle
3 8 (12.90%) Citrix
3 8 (12.90%) Sun
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) VocaLink