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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 659 738 678
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -60
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 243 223 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% 1.26% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 209 169 250
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
16760 17768 17927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.24% 17.27% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14743 15050 15177
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +65 126 £50,000 - 9
South East +50 55 £45,000 +2.97% 6
East of England +41 19 £58,000 -3.33%
Yorkshire +29 13 £46,750 +5.05% 3
South West +28 13 £42,500 -19.04% 1
North West +22 9 £37,500 -21.05% 1
East Midlands -12 3 £36,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -7 2 £31,250 -43.18% 1
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LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 278 (61.23%) Java
2 252 (55.51%) Performance Testing
3 244 (53.74%) JMeter
4 234 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (35.90%) HP
6 162 (35.68%) Finance
7 160 (35.24%) QA
8 157 (34.58%) Selenium
9 153 (33.70%) Non-Functional Testing
10 125 (27.53%) SQL
11 121 (26.65%) Test Scripting
12 111 (24.45%) Test Automation
13 108 (23.79%) ISEB
14 105 (23.13%) JIRA
15 95 (20.93%) HP Quality Center
15 95 (20.93%) Unix
16 89 (19.60%) Functional Testing
17 86 (18.94%) ISTQB
18 85 (18.72%) Scrum
19 83 (18.28%) HP UFT
19 83 (18.28%) Degree
20 82 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
21 81 (17.84%) C#
22 79 (17.40%) Software Testing
23 70 (15.42%) Open Source
24 69 (15.20%) Test Strategy
25 68 (14.98%) Waterfall
25 68 (14.98%) Regression Testing
26 65 (14.32%) .NET
26 65 (14.32%) SoapUI

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 21 (4.63%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.19%) CMS
3 17 (3.74%) WebLogic
4 13 (2.86%) IIS
5 12 (2.64%) WebSphere
6 11 (2.42%) Apache
7 6 (1.32%) Documentum
7 6 (1.32%) Jetty
8 5 (1.10%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.22%) CICS
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 24 (5.29%) MS Office
2 23 (5.07%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.66%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.39%) Internet
2 24 (5.29%) DNS
2 24 (5.29%) TCP/IP
2 24 (5.29%) WAN
3 23 (5.07%) Firewall
3 23 (5.07%) LAN
4 18 (3.96%) HTTP
5 14 (3.08%) LDAP
6 2 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.44%) SAN
7 1 (0.22%) FTP
7 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.22%) Intranet
7 1 (0.22%) SNMP
7 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.07%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.19%) MongoDB
3 17 (3.74%) MySQL
4 15 (3.30%) DB2
5 13 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.64%) Big Data
7 8 (1.76%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.10%) DbVisualizer
9 4 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.22%) MS Access
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.22%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 244 (53.74%) JMeter
2 157 (34.58%) Selenium
3 105 (23.13%) JIRA
4 83 (18.28%) HP UFT
5 65 (14.32%) SoapUI
6 61 (13.44%) Gatling
7 60 (13.22%) Visual Studio
8 58 (12.78%) Cucumber
9 44 (9.69%) JUnit
10 36 (7.93%) TestNG
11 33 (7.27%) Jenkins
11 33 (7.27%) LoadUI
12 30 (6.61%) Git (software)
13 25 (5.51%) ClearQuest
14 21 (4.63%) Hudson
14 21 (4.63%) RSpec
14 21 (4.63%) WebDriver
15 20 (4.41%) SpecFlow
16 19 (4.19%) WebLOAD
17 15 (3.30%) NeoLoad
General
1 162 (35.68%) Finance
2 51 (11.23%) Banking
3 27 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.52%) Retail
5 14 (3.08%) Games
6 13 (2.86%) Billing
7 12 (2.64%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.64%) Publishing
8 5 (1.10%) Marketing
9 4 (0.88%) Legal
9 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.66%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 153 (33.70%) Analyst
2 144 (31.72%) Tester
3 140 (30.84%) Test Analyst
4 68 (14.98%) Performance Tester
5 48 (10.57%) Senior Tester
6 44 (9.69%) QA Analyst
7 41 (9.03%) Test Manager
8 38 (8.37%) Performance Analyst
8 38 (8.37%) Test Leader
9 36 (7.93%) QA Test Analyst
9 36 (7.93%) Test Engineer
10 34 (7.49%) Automation Tester
10 34 (7.49%) Performance Test Analyst
11 28 (6.17%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
12 27 (5.95%) Performance Engineer
12 27 (5.95%) Selenium Tester
13 26 (5.73%) LoadRunner Tester
14 25 (5.51%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
14 25 (5.51%) Senior Automation Tester
15 24 (5.29%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (14.32%) .NET
2 63 (13.88%) HTML
3 51 (11.23%) Web Services
4 34 (7.49%) Ajax
5 33 (7.27%) SOAP
6 23 (5.07%) ASP.NET
7 21 (4.63%) HTML5
8 20 (4.41%) XML
9 18 (3.96%) Gherkin
10 17 (3.74%) JDBC
11 10 (2.20%) LAMP
12 9 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (1.76%) Middleware
13 8 (1.76%) Spring
14 7 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
14 7 (1.54%) Hibernate
14 7 (1.54%) REST
15 6 (1.32%) Java EE
15 6 (1.32%) JPA
15 6 (1.32%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.39%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.07%) Fintech
4 15 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (2.64%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.20%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.20%) NHS
7 8 (1.76%) Internet of Things
7 8 (1.76%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.54%) PKI
9 6 (1.32%) Cybercrime
10 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.10%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.88%) Tandem
12 3 (0.66%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.44%) DataPower
13 2 (0.44%) iPad
13 2 (0.44%) Machine to Machine
13 2 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (20.93%) Unix
2 47 (10.35%) Linux
3 38 (8.37%) Windows
4 12 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.42%) Android
6 6 (1.32%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (55.51%) Performance Testing
2 234 (51.54%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (33.70%) Non-Functional Testing
4 121 (26.65%) Test Scripting
5 111 (24.45%) Test Automation
6 89 (19.60%) Functional Testing
7 85 (18.72%) Scrum
8 82 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
9 79 (17.40%) Software Testing
10 70 (15.42%) Open Source
11 69 (15.20%) Test Strategy
12 68 (14.98%) Regression Testing
12 68 (14.98%) Waterfall
13 59 (13.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 58 (12.78%) SDLC
15 57 (12.56%) TDD
16 55 (12.11%) Test Management
17 54 (11.89%) Automated Testing
18 49 (10.79%) Defect Management
19 43 (9.47%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 278 (61.23%) Java
2 125 (27.53%) SQL
3 81 (17.84%) C#
4 61 (13.44%) JavaScript
5 57 (12.56%) Shell Script
6 45 (9.91%) VB
7 43 (9.47%) Ruby
8 34 (7.49%) Python
9 31 (6.83%) Perl
10 30 (6.61%) C++
11 25 (5.51%) VBScript
12 23 (5.07%) Groovy
13 13 (2.86%) C
14 12 (2.64%) Scala
15 11 (2.42%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.98%) VBA
17 8 (1.76%) COBOL
17 8 (1.76%) PHP
18 7 (1.54%) VB.NET
19 5 (1.10%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 108 (23.79%) ISEB
2 86 (18.94%) ISTQB
3 83 (18.28%) Degree
4 45 (9.91%) Security Cleared
5 40 (8.81%) DV Cleared
5 40 (8.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (4.63%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.08%) HP ASE
8 8 (1.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.44%) CCNA
10 2 (0.44%) CCNP
10 2 (0.44%) CCSA
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (35.24%) QA
2 10 (2.20%) SLA
3 4 (0.88%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 95 (20.93%) HP Quality Center
2 43 (9.47%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (1.76%) CA Service Virtualization
4 7 (1.54%) Nagios
5 6 (1.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 6 (1.32%) MOM
6 5 (1.10%) CA Wily
7 4 (0.88%) Grafana
7 4 (0.88%) Graphite
8 2 (0.44%) Control-M
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.22%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 163 (35.90%) HP
2 52 (11.45%) Oracle
3 37 (8.15%) Microsoft
4 31 (6.83%) Citrix
5 27 (5.95%) IBM
6 13 (2.86%) SAP
7 12 (2.64%) WorldPay
8 11 (2.42%) Dynatrace
9 10 (2.20%) CA
10 9 (1.98%) AppDynamics
11 7 (1.54%) Borland
12 6 (1.32%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.88%) Qualys
14 3 (0.66%) F5
15 2 (0.44%) BMC
15 2 (0.44%) Cisco
15 2 (0.44%) Cognizant
15 2 (0.44%) Compuware
15 2 (0.44%) Juniper
15 2 (0.44%) VMware
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k benefits & bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sqs Group (Uk) Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum + 12% Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Dover
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 26 days ago