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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 205 255 253
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -2
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 42 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.096% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.90% 0.56% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 16
Median salary £55,000 £87,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +94.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £87,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £87,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,164
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.25%
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
1078 1250 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.29% 17.10% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1101 1047
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Hertfordshire +36 23 £52,250 -40.28% 1
Essex - 11 £57,500 - 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £54,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 55 (84.62%) Java
2 47 (72.31%) SQL
2 47 (72.31%) HP
3 41 (63.08%) Finance
3 41 (63.08%) Non-Functional Testing
4 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (46.15%) Shell Script
6 29 (44.62%) Release Management
6 29 (44.62%) Test Scripting
7 28 (43.08%) Performance Testing
7 28 (43.08%) Unix
8 21 (32.31%) Oracle
8 21 (32.31%) JIRA
8 21 (32.31%) Waterfall
9 20 (30.77%) WebLogic
10 18 (27.69%) Degree
11 17 (26.15%) Software Testing
11 17 (26.15%) QA
11 17 (26.15%) HP Quality Center
11 17 (26.15%) SoapUI
11 17 (26.15%) ClearQuest
11 17 (26.15%) HP UFT
12 16 (24.62%) ISTQB
13 14 (21.54%) Perl
13 14 (21.54%) Python
14 13 (20.00%) Test Planning
14 13 (20.00%) Selenium
15 12 (18.46%) Test Strategy
16 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
16 11 (16.92%) C#

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 20 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 10 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.62%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) DB2
4 3 (4.62%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) JIRA
2 17 (26.15%) ClearQuest
2 17 (26.15%) HP UFT
2 17 (26.15%) SoapUI
3 13 (20.00%) Selenium
4 11 (16.92%) JMeter
5 2 (3.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.08%) NUnit
5 2 (3.08%) YouTrack
6 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.54%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.54%) git-flow
6 1 (1.54%) Subversion
6 1 (1.54%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.54%) WinRunner
General
1 41 (63.08%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) Analyst
2 39 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 27 (41.54%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 14 (21.54%) Test Leader
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Unix Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Financial Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Performance Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) Service Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Lead Test Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Performance Tester
7 7 (10.77%) Tester
8 6 (9.23%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 6 (9.23%) LoadRunner Tester
9 5 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) SOAP
2 3 (4.62%) Flash
2 3 (4.62%) HTML
2 3 (4.62%) J2EE
2 3 (4.62%) Middleware
2 3 (4.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Unix
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Non-Functional Testing
2 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (44.62%) Release Management
3 29 (44.62%) Test Scripting
4 28 (43.08%) Performance Testing
5 21 (32.31%) Waterfall
6 17 (26.15%) Software Testing
7 13 (20.00%) Test Planning
8 12 (18.46%) Test Strategy
9 7 (10.77%) Security Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Load Testing
10 4 (6.15%) OO
11 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.62%) ITIL
11 3 (4.62%) OOP
11 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.62%) Project Management
11 3 (4.62%) Regression Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 55 (84.62%) Java
2 47 (72.31%) SQL
3 30 (46.15%) Shell Script
4 14 (21.54%) Perl
4 14 (21.54%) Python
5 11 (16.92%) C#
6 10 (15.38%) AWK
7 8 (12.31%) VBA
8 4 (6.15%) VBScript
9 3 (4.62%) C++
9 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Degree
2 16 (24.62%) ISTQB
3 10 (15.38%) ISEB
4 7 (10.77%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (26.15%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (12.31%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 47 (72.31%) HP
2 21 (32.31%) Oracle
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.85%) Citrix
5 6 (9.23%) Sun
6 3 (4.62%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) VocaLink
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 17 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + learn Load Testing
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago