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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / East of England
Rank 226 230 246
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 14 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.55% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.24% 3.25% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 8
Median salary £52,500 £59,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.01% -10.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.95% +17.22%

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
1130 1169 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.28% 16.97% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1015 889
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +3 7 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Hertfordshire 0 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Bedfordshire +7 2 £55,250 -23.26%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 46 (75.41%) HP
2 41 (67.21%) Java
3 37 (60.66%) Finance
3 37 (60.66%) Non-Functional Testing
4 36 (59.02%) SQL
5 34 (55.74%) Performance Testing
6 26 (42.62%) WebLogic
7 24 (39.34%) Oracle
8 23 (37.70%) Test Scripting
9 19 (31.15%) Release Management
10 16 (26.23%) Test Strategy
10 16 (26.23%) Perl
10 16 (26.23%) Python
10 16 (26.23%) Shell Script
10 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (24.59%) Test Planning
12 14 (22.95%) QA
12 14 (22.95%) ISTQB
12 14 (22.95%) ISEB
12 14 (22.95%) Unix
13 12 (19.67%) AWK
14 11 (18.03%) HP UFT
15 9 (14.75%) Security Testing
15 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
16 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (13.11%) Sun
16 8 (13.11%) C#
16 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
16 8 (13.11%) Degree
16 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database

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 26 (42.62%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) HP UFT
2 7 (11.48%) JIRA
3 6 (9.84%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.20%) ClearQuest
5 4 (6.56%) JMeter
5 4 (6.56%) Selenium
6 2 (3.28%) JUnit
6 2 (3.28%) NUnit
6 2 (3.28%) YouTrack
7 1 (1.64%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.64%) WinRunner
General
1 37 (60.66%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Legal
3 6 (9.84%) Law
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Analyst
2 32 (52.46%) Test Analyst
3 23 (37.70%) Test Leader
4 19 (31.15%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 14 (22.95%) Performance Analyst
6 11 (18.03%) Performance Test Analyst
7 9 (14.75%) Lead Test Analyst
8 7 (11.48%) Performance Tester
8 7 (11.48%) Tester
9 6 (9.84%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 6 (9.84%) LoadRunner Tester
9 6 (9.84%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (9.84%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (8.20%) Senior Performance Analyst
10 5 (8.20%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
11 3 (4.92%) Development Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Environment Delivery Manager
11 3 (4.92%) Lead Tester
11 3 (4.92%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
11 3 (4.92%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) SOAP
2 3 (4.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Unix
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Non-Functional Testing
2 34 (55.74%) Performance Testing
3 23 (37.70%) Test Scripting
4 19 (31.15%) Release Management
5 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.23%) Test Strategy
6 15 (24.59%) Test Planning
7 9 (14.75%) Security Testing
7 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.48%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Service Management
9 4 (6.56%) Test Management
10 3 (4.92%) Agile Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.92%) ITIL
10 3 (4.92%) Load Testing
10 3 (4.92%) OO
10 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.92%) Project Management
10 3 (4.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) Java
2 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 16 (26.23%) Perl
3 16 (26.23%) Python
3 16 (26.23%) Shell Script
4 12 (19.67%) AWK
5 8 (13.11%) C#
6 5 (8.20%) VBA
7 4 (6.56%) VBScript
8 3 (4.92%) C++
9 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) ISEB
1 14 (22.95%) ISTQB
2 8 (13.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (8.20%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 46 (75.41%) HP
2 24 (39.34%) Oracle
3 8 (13.11%) Sun
4 7 (11.48%) Citrix
5 4 (6.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.64%) VocaLink
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