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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 717 707 680
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 207 237 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 1.39% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 148 186 233
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
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
17539 17034 18056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.26% 16.56% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15202 14361 15064
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £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 4 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 4 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 -6 84 £60,000 +9.09% 18
East of England +23 38 £65,000 - 3
Yorkshire +24 31 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South East -14 30 £52,500 +16.66% 3
South West - 14 £52,500 - 2
West Midlands -24 4 £53,000 +6.00% 1
Midlands - 2 £38,000 -
East Midlands +13 1 £36,000 +5.88%
North West +11 1 £46,500 -7.00% 2
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 187 (48.45%) Performance Testing
2 175 (45.34%) JMeter
3 168 (43.52%) Java
4 159 (41.19%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (40.93%) HP
6 113 (29.27%) Finance
6 113 (29.27%) Non-Functional Testing
7 107 (27.72%) QA
8 103 (26.68%) ISEB
9 102 (26.42%) HP UFT
9 102 (26.42%) Selenium
9 102 (26.42%) Test Scripting
10 97 (25.13%) ISTQB
11 93 (24.09%) SQL
11 93 (24.09%) HP Quality Center
12 92 (23.83%) JIRA
13 90 (23.32%) Test Strategy
14 82 (21.24%) Test Automation
15 80 (20.73%) Test Management
16 69 (17.88%) Degree
17 64 (16.58%) .NET
18 58 (15.03%) C#
18 58 (15.03%) Citrix
18 58 (15.03%) Software Testing
19 56 (14.51%) Unix
20 55 (14.25%) Scrum
21 54 (13.99%) Open Source
22 53 (13.73%) Oracle
23 52 (13.47%) Functional Testing
24 49 (12.69%) SDLC

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 (5.44%) WebSphere
2 19 (4.92%) IIS
2 19 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 17 (4.40%) WebLogic
4 9 (2.33%) Apache
5 8 (2.07%) JBoss
6 7 (1.81%) Documentum
7 6 (1.55%) CMS
7 6 (1.55%) Jetty
8 3 (0.78%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.52%) Node.js
10 1 (0.26%) Confluence
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (4.40%) MS Office
2 15 (3.89%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.04%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.63%) HTTP
1 14 (3.63%) Internet
2 12 (3.11%) LAN
2 12 (3.11%) WAN
3 9 (2.33%) DNS
3 9 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.07%) Firewall
5 6 (1.55%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.04%) LDAP
6 4 (1.04%) WinSCP
7 2 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.52%) SAN
7 2 (0.52%) SNMP
8 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.66%) Big Data
2 16 (4.15%) DB2
2 16 (4.15%) MongoDB
2 16 (4.15%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.63%) MySQL
4 12 (3.11%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.04%) MS Access
8 3 (0.78%) DbVisualizer
9 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 175 (45.34%) JMeter
2 102 (26.42%) HP UFT
2 102 (26.42%) Selenium
3 92 (23.83%) JIRA
4 35 (9.07%) Cucumber
4 35 (9.07%) Jenkins
4 35 (9.07%) Visual Studio
5 34 (8.81%) JUnit
6 28 (7.25%) Gatling
7 22 (5.70%) ClearQuest
8 21 (5.44%) Hudson
8 21 (5.44%) SoapUI
8 21 (5.44%) WebLOAD
9 19 (4.92%) Git (software)
9 19 (4.92%) WebDriver
10 18 (4.66%) TestNG
11 17 (4.40%) RSpec
12 15 (3.89%) Eclipse
13 14 (3.63%) Introscope
13 14 (3.63%) WATIR
General
1 113 (29.27%) Finance
2 20 (5.18%) Banking
3 13 (3.37%) Retail
4 12 (3.11%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.85%) Games
5 11 (2.85%) Law
6 10 (2.59%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.59%) Publishing
7 9 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.81%) Legal
9 4 (1.04%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 106 (27.46%) Tester
2 102 (26.42%) Analyst
3 93 (24.09%) Test Analyst
4 58 (15.03%) Performance Tester
5 52 (13.47%) Test Leader
6 35 (9.07%) Test Manager
7 34 (8.81%) Performance Analyst
7 34 (8.81%) Senior Tester
8 31 (8.03%) LoadRunner Tester
8 31 (8.03%) Performance Engineer
9 30 (7.77%) Test Engineer
10 29 (7.51%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 29 (7.51%) Performance Test Analyst
10 29 (7.51%) Performance Test Leader
11 28 (7.25%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
12 25 (6.48%) Consultant
13 24 (6.22%) Senior Performance Tester
14 22 (5.70%) QA Engineer
15 20 (5.18%) Performance Consultant
15 20 (5.18%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (16.58%) .NET
2 30 (7.77%) XML
3 29 (7.51%) HTML
4 23 (5.96%) Ajax
4 23 (5.96%) SOAP
5 20 (5.18%) Web Services
6 18 (4.66%) Middleware
7 12 (3.11%) Gherkin
7 12 (3.11%) JDBC
8 11 (2.85%) HTML5
8 11 (2.85%) J2EE
9 10 (2.59%) JMS
10 9 (2.33%) LAMP
11 8 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (2.07%) REST
12 7 (1.81%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.81%) JPA
12 7 (1.81%) RESTful
13 6 (1.55%) JSF
13 6 (1.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.40%) Computer Science
2 34 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.22%) Management Information System
4 20 (5.18%) Fintech
5 13 (3.37%) Mainframe
6 12 (3.11%) User Experience
7 10 (2.59%) NHS
8 7 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.81%) Internet of Things
8 7 (1.81%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.81%) Social Media
9 6 (1.55%) Cybercrime
10 5 (1.30%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.52%) DataPower
11 2 (0.52%) iPad
11 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.52%) Tandem
12 1 (0.26%) IPTV
12 1 (0.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 56 (14.51%) Unix
2 36 (9.33%) Windows
3 34 (8.81%) Linux
4 9 (2.33%) Android
4 9 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.55%) Solaris
6 3 (0.78%) 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
1 187 (48.45%) Performance Testing
2 159 (41.19%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (29.27%) Non-Functional Testing
4 102 (26.42%) Test Scripting
5 90 (23.32%) Test Strategy
6 82 (21.24%) Test Automation
7 80 (20.73%) Test Management
8 58 (15.03%) Software Testing
9 55 (14.25%) Scrum
10 54 (13.99%) Open Source
11 52 (13.47%) Functional Testing
12 49 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (12.69%) SDLC
12 49 (12.69%) Waterfall
13 45 (11.66%) TDD
14 35 (9.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (8.55%) Automated Testing
15 33 (8.55%) Load Testing
16 30 (7.77%) Regression Testing
17 29 (7.51%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (43.52%) Java
2 93 (24.09%) SQL
3 58 (15.03%) C#
4 41 (10.62%) JavaScript
5 37 (9.59%) Ruby
6 36 (9.33%) Shell Script
7 32 (8.29%) Python
8 25 (6.48%) VB
9 21 (5.44%) C++
10 20 (5.18%) C
11 11 (2.85%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.59%) Groovy
12 10 (2.59%) Perl
13 9 (2.33%) PHP
13 9 (2.33%) VBScript
14 8 (2.07%) Scala
14 8 (2.07%) VBA
15 7 (1.81%) COBOL
16 5 (1.30%) ANSI C
16 5 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 103 (26.68%) ISEB
2 97 (25.13%) ISTQB
3 69 (17.88%) Degree
4 40 (10.36%) Security Cleared
5 29 (7.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 27 (6.99%) DV Cleared
7 23 (5.96%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.37%) HP ASE
9 2 (0.52%) CCNA
9 2 (0.52%) CCNP
9 2 (0.52%) CCSA
9 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (27.72%) QA
2 10 (2.59%) SLA
3 5 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.78%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 93 (24.09%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (6.48%) HP SiteScope
3 14 (3.63%) CA Wily
4 6 (1.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (1.55%) CA Service Virtualization
4 6 (1.55%) MOM
5 5 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (1.04%) DameWare
6 4 (1.04%) nmon
6 4 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.78%) Grafana
8 2 (0.52%) Control-M
8 2 (0.52%) Graphite
8 2 (0.52%) Nagios
9 1 (0.26%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 158 (40.93%) HP
2 58 (15.03%) Citrix
3 53 (13.73%) Oracle
4 29 (7.51%) SAP
5 28 (7.25%) IBM
6 25 (6.48%) Dynatrace
7 24 (6.22%) Microsoft
8 13 (3.37%) AppDynamics
9 12 (3.11%) WorldPay
10 10 (2.59%) VMware
11 6 (1.55%) CA
11 6 (1.55%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.04%) LexisNexis
13 3 (0.78%) Capita
13 3 (0.78%) F5
14 2 (0.52%) BMC
14 2 (0.52%) Compuware
14 2 (0.52%) Juniper
14 2 (0.52%) Qualys
14 2 (0.52%) Splunk
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Gosport
People Source Consulting
Salary: £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago