The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 695 684 674
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 211 239 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.24% 1.43% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 162 190 248
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £35,900 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
16972 16706 18107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.18% 16.77% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14817 14091 15315
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in England

LoadRunner
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
London +32 95 £58,000 +10.47% 8
South East -15 35 £45,000 - 5
East of England +18 32 £63,750 -1.92% 2
Yorkshire +15 26 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South West +14 15 £52,500 -8.69% 5
West Midlands -24 3 £59,000 +18.00%
East Midlands +2 2 £36,000 -20.00%
Midlands - 2 £38,000 -
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 199 (51.03%) Performance Testing
2 191 (48.97%) Java
3 185 (47.44%) JMeter
4 176 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (38.21%) HP
6 126 (32.31%) Non-Functional Testing
7 123 (31.54%) Finance
8 120 (30.77%) QA
9 110 (28.21%) Selenium
10 107 (27.44%) SQL
11 99 (25.38%) Test Scripting
12 97 (24.87%) HP UFT
13 95 (24.36%) JIRA
14 92 (23.59%) ISEB
15 89 (22.82%) ISTQB
16 86 (22.05%) Test Automation
17 85 (21.79%) HP Quality Center
18 75 (19.23%) Test Strategy
19 72 (18.46%) Unix
20 71 (18.21%) Test Management
21 65 (16.67%) Degree
22 64 (16.41%) Software Testing
23 62 (15.90%) .NET
24 61 (15.64%) C#
25 60 (15.38%) Scrum
26 59 (15.13%) Functional Testing
27 55 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
27 55 (14.10%) Waterfall
28 52 (13.33%) Open Source
28 52 (13.33%) Oracle

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.87%) WebSphere
3 17 (4.36%) WebLogic
4 15 (3.85%) IIS
5 10 (2.56%) Apache
5 10 (2.56%) CMS
6 7 (1.79%) JBoss
7 6 (1.54%) Documentum
7 6 (1.54%) Jetty
8 4 (1.03%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.51%) Node.js
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (5.38%) MS Office
2 17 (4.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.77%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.62%) Internet
2 15 (3.85%) LAN
2 15 (3.85%) WAN
3 14 (3.59%) DNS
3 14 (3.59%) HTTP
4 13 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.08%) Firewall
6 8 (2.05%) LDAP
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.51%) SAN
7 2 (0.51%) WinSCP
7 2 (0.51%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.62%) MongoDB
3 17 (4.36%) Big Data
4 16 (4.10%) MySQL
5 13 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 12 (3.08%) DB2
7 8 (2.05%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.03%) DbVisualizer
9 3 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.51%) MS Access
11 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 185 (47.44%) JMeter
2 110 (28.21%) Selenium
3 97 (24.87%) HP UFT
4 95 (24.36%) JIRA
5 41 (10.51%) Visual Studio
6 38 (9.74%) Cucumber
7 37 (9.49%) Gatling
8 32 (8.21%) JUnit
9 30 (7.69%) Jenkins
10 29 (7.44%) SoapUI
11 26 (6.67%) ClearQuest
12 23 (5.90%) Git (software)
12 23 (5.90%) TestNG
13 21 (5.38%) WebLOAD
14 19 (4.87%) Hudson
15 18 (4.62%) RSpec
16 16 (4.10%) WebDriver
17 15 (3.85%) SpecFlow
18 13 (3.33%) Introscope
18 13 (3.33%) WATIR
General
1 123 (31.54%) Finance
2 18 (4.62%) Banking
3 15 (3.85%) Retail
4 12 (3.08%) Games
5 11 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.56%) Publishing
7 8 (2.05%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.79%) Law
8 7 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.28%) Legal
10 4 (1.03%) Marketing
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 125 (32.05%) Analyst
2 114 (29.23%) Test Analyst
3 106 (27.18%) Tester
4 57 (14.62%) Performance Tester
5 40 (10.26%) Test Leader
6 37 (9.49%) Senior Tester
7 35 (8.97%) Performance Analyst
8 33 (8.46%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 32 (8.21%) Test Manager
10 31 (7.95%) Test Engineer
11 30 (7.69%) LoadRunner Tester
11 30 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
12 27 (6.92%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
12 27 (6.92%) Performance Engineer
13 26 (6.67%) Performance Test Leader
14 23 (5.90%) Consultant
14 23 (5.90%) Senior Performance Tester
15 22 (5.64%) QA Analyst
16 18 (4.62%) QA Engineer
16 18 (4.62%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (15.90%) .NET
2 31 (7.95%) HTML
3 28 (7.18%) Ajax
4 26 (6.67%) SOAP
5 23 (5.90%) XML
6 20 (5.13%) Web Services
7 14 (3.59%) JDBC
8 12 (3.08%) Gherkin
9 11 (2.82%) J2EE
10 10 (2.56%) ASP.NET
10 10 (2.56%) LAMP
10 10 (2.56%) Middleware
11 9 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (1.79%) HTML5
12 7 (1.79%) JMS
12 7 (1.79%) REST
13 6 (1.54%) Hibernate
13 6 (1.54%) Java RMI
13 6 (1.54%) JSF
13 6 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.38%) Fintech
4 18 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.56%) NHS
5 10 (2.56%) User Experience
6 9 (2.31%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.05%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.79%) Internet of Things
8 7 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.54%) Cybercrime
10 5 (1.28%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.03%) Social Media
12 2 (0.51%) DataPower
12 2 (0.51%) iPad
12 2 (0.51%) Machine to Machine
12 2 (0.51%) PKI
12 2 (0.51%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.51%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 72 (18.46%) Unix
2 37 (9.49%) Linux
3 36 (9.23%) Windows
4 7 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.54%) Android
5 6 (1.54%) Solaris
6 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.26%) AIX
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (51.03%) Performance Testing
2 176 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (32.31%) Non-Functional Testing
4 99 (25.38%) Test Scripting
5 86 (22.05%) Test Automation
6 75 (19.23%) Test Strategy
7 71 (18.21%) Test Management
8 64 (16.41%) Software Testing
9 60 (15.38%) Scrum
10 59 (15.13%) Functional Testing
11 55 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
11 55 (14.10%) Waterfall
12 52 (13.33%) Open Source
13 43 (11.03%) SDLC
13 43 (11.03%) TDD
14 39 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (8.46%) Release Management
16 31 (7.95%) Automated Testing
16 31 (7.95%) Defect Management
17 30 (7.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 191 (48.97%) Java
2 107 (27.44%) SQL
3 61 (15.64%) C#
4 48 (12.31%) Shell Script
5 41 (10.51%) Ruby
6 40 (10.26%) JavaScript
7 33 (8.46%) Python
8 30 (7.69%) VB
9 23 (5.90%) C++
10 18 (4.62%) C
11 16 (4.10%) Perl
12 13 (3.33%) Groovy
13 11 (2.82%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.82%) VBScript
14 9 (2.31%) PHP
14 9 (2.31%) Scala
15 8 (2.05%) VBA
16 6 (1.54%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.28%) ANSI C
18 4 (1.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 92 (23.59%) ISEB
2 89 (22.82%) ISTQB
3 65 (16.67%) Degree
4 40 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 31 (7.95%) DV Cleared
6 30 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 20 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 15 (3.85%) HP ASE
9 2 (0.51%) CCNA
9 2 (0.51%) CCNP
9 2 (0.51%) CCSA
9 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (30.77%) QA
2 10 (2.56%) SLA
3 4 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.03%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 85 (21.79%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (5.90%) HP SiteScope
3 13 (3.33%) CA Wily
4 6 (1.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (1.54%) CA Service Virtualization
4 6 (1.54%) MOM
5 4 (1.03%) Grafana
6 3 (0.77%) Graphite
6 3 (0.77%) Nagios
7 2 (0.51%) Control-M
7 2 (0.51%) DameWare
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.51%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.26%) nmon
8 1 (0.26%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 149 (38.21%) HP
2 52 (13.33%) Citrix
2 52 (13.33%) Oracle
3 31 (7.95%) Microsoft
4 26 (6.67%) IBM
5 24 (6.15%) SAP
6 19 (4.87%) Dynatrace
7 12 (3.08%) WorldPay
8 11 (2.82%) AppDynamics
9 9 (2.31%) CA
9 9 (2.31%) VMware
10 6 (1.54%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.28%) Borland
12 3 (0.77%) Capita
12 3 (0.77%) F5
13 2 (0.51%) BMC
13 2 (0.51%) Juniper
13 2 (0.51%) LexisNexis
13 2 (0.51%) Qualys
13 2 (0.51%) Splunk
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: EXCELLENT BENEFITS!!
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago