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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 221 258 257
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -1
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 34 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.098% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.93% 0.63% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 10
Average salary £65,000 £66,250 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +45.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £51,250 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £81,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
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
1162 1116 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.41% 15.67% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 902 939 1055
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +8 15 £66,250 -
Essex -1 12 £50,000 -24.52% 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £66,250 - 1
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 45 (86.54%) HP
2 31 (59.62%) SQL
3 29 (55.77%) Performance Testing
4 25 (48.08%) Java
5 24 (46.15%) IBM
6 22 (42.31%) Finance
7 21 (40.38%) ISEB
8 20 (38.46%) Degree
8 20 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 18 (34.62%) Automated Testing
9 18 (34.62%) QuickTest Pro
10 17 (32.69%) J2EE
10 17 (32.69%) Oracle
10 17 (32.69%) DB2
10 17 (32.69%) WebSphere
10 17 (32.69%) Test Strategy
11 16 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
12 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
13 14 (26.92%) Flash
13 14 (26.92%) ISTQB
14 13 (25.00%) Test Planning
14 13 (25.00%) Regression Testing
15 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
15 12 (23.08%) Retail
15 12 (23.08%) MQSeries
15 12 (23.08%) XML
15 12 (23.08%) UNIX
15 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
15 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
15 12 (23.08%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 17 (32.69%) WebSphere
2 12 (23.08%) MQSeries
3 5 (9.62%) Drupal
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.62%) JBoss
3 5 (9.62%) Apache
3 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
1 5 (9.62%) HTTPS
1 5 (9.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) DB2
2 12 (23.08%) DbVisualizer
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (9.62%) JMeter
2 5 (9.62%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Legal
3 5 (9.62%) Military
4 3 (5.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Architect
1 16 (30.77%) Test Architect
2 15 (28.85%) Tester
3 13 (25.00%) Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Test Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Performance Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Test Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Test Manager
8 3 (5.77%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) IT Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Performance Tester
10 1 (1.92%) Data Manager
10 1 (1.92%) Environment Manager
10 1 (1.92%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) J2EE
2 14 (26.92%) Flash
3 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 12 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) .NET
4 3 (5.77%) Ajax
5 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
2 2 (3.85%) Statistics
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) UNIX
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) AIX
3 5 (9.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Performance Testing
2 18 (34.62%) Automated Testing
3 17 (32.69%) Test Strategy
4 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
5 13 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 13 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 12 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (23.08%) System Testing
7 9 (17.31%) Test Scripting
8 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Supplier Management
9 5 (9.62%) Validation
9 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
9 5 (9.62%) Logistics
9 5 (9.62%) Supply Chain Management
10 2 (3.85%) BCP
10 2 (3.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) SQL
2 25 (48.08%) Java
3 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.62%) AWK
4 5 (9.62%) Perl
4 5 (9.62%) PHP
5 2 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) ISEB
2 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 20 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (26.92%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.77%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) HP
2 24 (46.15%) IBM
3 17 (32.69%) Oracle
4 5 (9.62%) Sun
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £86000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago