The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 645 642 556
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -86
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 220 251 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.22% 1.42% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 180 187 269
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,620 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
LoadRunner
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18087 17661 15404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.51% 16.29% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15542 14713 13213
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in England

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the England region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in England

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in England

LoadRunner
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
London -6 88 £50,000 +5.26% 13
South East -19 51 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire +26 20 £40,000 +1.49% 5
East Midlands +2 13 £34,500 -29.59%
West Midlands 0 13 £42,500 -29.16% 2
South West -21 12 £45,000 +18.42% 2
North West -12 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1
East of England -5 7 £87,500 +94.44% 8
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 219 (48.13%) Performance Testing
2 218 (47.91%) HP
3 191 (41.98%) Java
4 172 (37.80%) HP UFT
5 162 (35.60%) Finance
6 154 (33.85%) JMeter
7 150 (32.97%) Selenium
8 147 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
9 141 (30.99%) Oracle
9 141 (30.99%) QA
10 128 (28.13%) SQL
11 123 (27.03%) Test Scripting
12 120 (26.37%) Automated Testing
13 100 (21.98%) ISEB
14 99 (21.76%) HP Quality Center
15 95 (20.88%) Test Management
16 86 (18.90%) UNIX
17 85 (18.68%) ISTQB
18 82 (18.02%) Test Strategy
19 73 (16.04%) Test Automation
20 67 (14.73%) JIRA
21 65 (14.29%) Web Services
22 62 (13.63%) .NET
22 62 (13.63%) SDLC
23 61 (13.41%) Non-Functional Testing
24 60 (13.19%) C#
25 54 (11.87%) Software Testing
25 54 (11.87%) Banking
25 54 (11.87%) Automation Testing
25 54 (11.87%) Security Cleared

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 26 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 22 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.74%) JBoss
4 12 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.42%) Drupal
5 11 (2.42%) Confluence
6 9 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (1.98%) CICS
6 9 (1.98%) MQSeries
7 6 (1.32%) NetWeaver
7 6 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.10%) Apache
8 5 (1.10%) Tuxedo
9 4 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.44%) CMS
10 2 (0.44%) Documentum
11 1 (0.22%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.64%) MS Office
3 4 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (1.32%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.66%) Magento
5 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.44%) Exstream
6 2 (0.44%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.03%) HTTP
2 13 (2.86%) Internet
3 11 (2.42%) FTP
4 10 (2.20%) DNS
5 9 (1.98%) SSL
6 5 (1.10%) Firewall
7 4 (0.88%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.88%) SNMP
7 4 (0.88%) LAN
7 4 (0.88%) WAN
8 3 (0.66%) Broadband
8 3 (0.66%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.44%) SAN
10 1 (0.22%) FCoE
10 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.03%) Oracle Database
3 29 (6.37%) DB2
4 14 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (2.42%) MySQL
6 9 (1.98%) DbVisualizer
6 9 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.76%) Big Data
8 7 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.44%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.44%) IDOL
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 172 (37.80%) HP UFT
2 154 (33.85%) JMeter
3 150 (32.97%) Selenium
4 67 (14.73%) JIRA
5 50 (10.99%) WinRunner
5 50 (10.99%) WebDriver
6 40 (8.79%) Jenkins
7 37 (8.13%) Cucumber
8 23 (5.05%) Visual Studio
9 21 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (4.62%) SoapUI
10 20 (4.40%) Git (software)
11 18 (3.96%) WebLOAD
12 17 (3.74%) JUnit
12 17 (3.74%) TestDirector
12 17 (3.74%) Hudson
13 14 (3.08%) NeoLoad
14 12 (2.64%) Subversion
15 9 (1.98%) Bugzilla
16 8 (1.76%) SonarQube
General
1 162 (35.60%) Finance
2 54 (11.87%) Banking
3 28 (6.15%) Retail
4 25 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.42%) Marketing
6 9 (1.98%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.10%) Games
8 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.88%) Law
9 3 (0.66%) Electronics
10 2 (0.44%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 112 (24.62%) Tester
2 102 (22.42%) Analyst
3 76 (16.70%) Test Analyst
4 66 (14.51%) Test Leader
5 65 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 64 (14.07%) Test Engineer
7 57 (12.53%) Performance Tester
8 49 (10.77%) Consultant
9 42 (9.23%) Performance Test Leader
10 33 (7.25%) Performance Consultant
11 29 (6.37%) Performance Engineer
12 28 (6.15%) QA Analyst
13 27 (5.93%) Test Consultant
13 27 (5.93%) Senior Tester
14 23 (5.05%) Performance Test Consultant
14 23 (5.05%) Automation Tester
15 22 (4.84%) Performance Test Engineer
15 22 (4.84%) Senior Test Engineer
15 22 (4.84%) Performance Analyst
16 20 (4.40%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (14.29%) Web Services
2 62 (13.63%) .NET
3 48 (10.55%) HTML
4 39 (8.57%) XML
5 29 (6.37%) J2EE
6 27 (5.93%) SOAP
7 23 (5.05%) Middleware
8 11 (2.42%) REST
9 10 (2.20%) JSON
9 10 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (2.20%) CSS
9 10 (2.20%) ODBC
10 9 (1.98%) Flash
10 9 (1.98%) Java EE
11 8 (1.76%) Django
12 7 (1.54%) LAMP
13 5 (1.10%) ASP.NET
14 4 (0.88%) jQuery
14 4 (0.88%) Apache Flex
15 3 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.13%) Mainframe
3 28 (6.15%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.98%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.76%) N-Tier
6 8 (1.76%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.54%) Tandem
8 5 (1.10%) NHS
9 4 (0.88%) PKI
9 4 (0.88%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.88%) Statistics
9 4 (0.88%) User Experience
10 3 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.66%) DTV
11 2 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.22%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 86 (18.90%) UNIX
2 52 (11.43%) Linux
3 48 (10.55%) Windows
4 8 (1.76%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.10%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.88%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.66%) AIX
8 2 (0.44%) Android
8 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (48.13%) Performance Testing
2 147 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (27.03%) Test Scripting
4 120 (26.37%) Automated Testing
5 95 (20.88%) Test Management
6 82 (18.02%) Test Strategy
7 73 (16.04%) Test Automation
8 62 (13.63%) SDLC
9 61 (13.41%) Non-Functional Testing
10 54 (11.87%) Automation Testing
10 54 (11.87%) Software Testing
11 52 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 47 (10.33%) Scrum
13 45 (9.89%) TDD
13 45 (9.89%) Open Source
14 44 (9.67%) BDD
15 43 (9.45%) Load Testing
15 43 (9.45%) Regression Testing
16 42 (9.23%) Manual Testing
17 36 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 191 (41.98%) Java
2 128 (28.13%) SQL
3 60 (13.19%) C#
4 47 (10.33%) C
5 44 (9.67%) Ruby
6 39 (8.57%) VB
7 34 (7.47%) JavaScript
8 33 (7.25%) Python
9 32 (7.03%) C++
10 23 (5.05%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.52%) Perl
11 16 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 15 (3.30%) PHP
13 12 (2.64%) COBOL
14 9 (1.98%) JCL
14 9 (1.98%) REXX
15 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.88%) VBScript
15 4 (0.88%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 100 (21.98%) ISEB
2 85 (18.68%) ISTQB
3 54 (11.87%) Security Cleared
4 50 (10.99%) Degree
5 48 (10.55%) SC Cleared
6 24 (5.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (2.64%) HP ASE
8 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.44%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.22%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (30.99%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.98%) RACF
2 8 (1.76%) Varnish
3 5 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 99 (21.76%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (3.74%) Puppet
2 17 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.98%) CA Endevor
4 8 (1.76%) CA LISA
5 2 (0.44%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.44%) Netcool
5 2 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.22%) WMI
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 218 (47.91%) HP
2 141 (30.99%) Oracle
3 49 (10.77%) IBM
4 47 (10.33%) SAP
5 35 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 16 (3.52%) Citrix
7 13 (2.86%) VMware
8 10 (2.20%) F5
9 9 (1.98%) New Relic
9 9 (1.98%) AppDynamics
9 9 (1.98%) Informatica
10 8 (1.76%) CA
10 8 (1.76%) Pega
11 7 (1.54%) Coverity
12 6 (1.32%) Capita
13 5 (1.10%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.10%) Sun
13 5 (1.10%) Siebel
14 4 (0.88%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.88%) ServiceNow
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80k
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75k - £90k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 -£100,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago