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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 216 230 242
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 36 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.04% 0.95% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 18
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,000 £31,270
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £58,950
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%
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
1185 1054 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.38% 15.96% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 917 899 1118
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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 +2 12 £67,500 -
Essex -15 11 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 8 £67,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 5 - -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 43 (91.49%) HP
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) Performance Testing
4 22 (46.81%) Finance
5 19 (40.43%) Java
5 19 (40.43%) Degree
6 18 (38.30%) Test Strategy
6 18 (38.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 18 (38.30%) ISEB
6 18 (38.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 18 (38.30%) IBM
7 15 (31.91%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (27.66%) Non-Functional Testing
8 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
8 13 (27.66%) PCI DSS
8 13 (27.66%) Flash
8 13 (27.66%) Shell Script
8 13 (27.66%) PL/SQL
8 13 (27.66%) Oracle
9 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
9 12 (25.53%) Regression Testing
9 12 (25.53%) Automated Testing
9 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
9 12 (25.53%) System Testing
10 11 (23.40%) DbVisualizer
10 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
10 11 (23.40%) Retail
10 11 (23.40%) MQSeries
10 11 (23.40%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (23.40%) MQSeries
1 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
2 11 (23.40%) DB2
2 11 (23.40%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (10.64%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) JMeter
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Retail
3 5 (10.64%) Legal
3 5 (10.64%) Military
4 3 (6.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Architect
1 17 (36.17%) Test Architect
2 12 (25.53%) Tester
3 11 (23.40%) Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Test Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Performance Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Test Manager
8 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) IT Architect
9 1 (2.13%) Environment Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Service Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Data Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Test Environment Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Flash
2 11 (23.40%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) J2EE
2 11 (23.40%) XML
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
3 3 (6.38%) Ajax
4 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
2 2 (4.26%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) UNIX
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Performance Testing
2 18 (38.30%) Test Strategy
3 13 (27.66%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
4 12 (25.53%) Regression Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Automated Testing
4 12 (25.53%) System Testing
5 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.89%) Test Planning
7 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Supplier Management
7 5 (10.64%) Validation
7 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
7 5 (10.64%) Logistics
7 5 (10.64%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.26%) BCP
9 2 (4.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 13 (27.66%) PL/SQL
3 13 (27.66%) Shell Script
4 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) C#
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Degree
2 18 (38.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 18 (38.30%) ISEB
3 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 43 (91.49%) HP
2 18 (38.30%) IBM
3 13 (27.66%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
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