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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 633 744 730
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -14
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 255 188 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.51% 1.04% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 194 157 148
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,164
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.25%
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
16853 18116 17084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.74% 17.92% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14714 15588 14169
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 £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 27 September 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 September 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 +72 95 £50,000 +5.26% 6
South East +42 61 £48,750 +8.33% 2
East of England +57 42 £55,000 -37.14% 4
Yorkshire +13 17 £40,000 +14.28%
North West +18 16 £37,500 -25.00% 2
South West -6 14 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands -20 7 £31,500 -3.07% 1
East Midlands +10 1 - - 1
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 294 (62.16%) Performance Testing
2 290 (61.31%) Java
3 244 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
4 225 (47.57%) JMeter
5 207 (43.76%) Finance
6 197 (41.65%) HP
7 178 (37.63%) Non-Functional Testing
8 164 (34.67%) QA
9 161 (34.04%) Selenium
10 153 (32.35%) Test Scripting
11 144 (30.44%) SQL
12 104 (21.99%) Test Automation
13 102 (21.56%) Software Testing
14 101 (21.35%) ISEB
15 98 (20.72%) Unix
16 96 (20.30%) Degree
17 95 (20.08%) HP Quality Center
17 95 (20.08%) Functional Testing
18 91 (19.24%) Scrum
19 90 (19.03%) ISTQB
19 90 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
20 88 (18.60%) C#
20 88 (18.60%) HTML
21 87 (18.39%) JIRA
22 76 (16.07%) SoapUI
22 76 (16.07%) .NET
23 74 (15.64%) HP UFT
23 74 (15.64%) Banking
24 73 (15.43%) Test Strategy
25 70 (14.80%) Shell Script

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 27 (5.71%) WebLogic
2 26 (5.50%) CMS
3 14 (2.96%) IIS
4 12 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.90%) Apache
5 9 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (0.85%) CICS
8 3 (0.63%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.42%) Documentum
9 2 (0.42%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.42%) JBoss
9 2 (0.42%) Jetty
9 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.29%) MS Office
3 9 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.85%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Lorenzo
3 1 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.69%) Google Apps
1 8 (1.69%) Office 365
1 8 (1.69%) Slack
2 7 (1.48%) SaaS
3 5 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.40%) TCP/IP
2 34 (7.19%) Internet
3 32 (6.77%) DNS
3 32 (6.77%) Firewall
4 22 (4.65%) HTTP
5 21 (4.44%) WAN
6 17 (3.59%) LAN
6 17 (3.59%) LDAP
7 4 (0.85%) FTP
7 4 (0.85%) SAN
8 3 (0.63%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.42%) IMAP
9 2 (0.42%) NAS
9 2 (0.42%) SMTP
10 1 (0.21%) Intranet
10 1 (0.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.17%) MySQL
3 14 (2.96%) Oracle Database
4 13 (2.75%) DB2
5 11 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.69%) Big Data
7 6 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (0.85%) MS Access
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.63%) DbVisualizer
11 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.21%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (0.21%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 225 (47.57%) JMeter
2 161 (34.04%) Selenium
3 87 (18.39%) JIRA
4 76 (16.07%) SoapUI
5 74 (15.64%) HP UFT
6 69 (14.59%) Visual Studio
7 67 (14.16%) Gatling
8 58 (12.26%) Cucumber
9 40 (8.46%) Jenkins
10 39 (8.25%) LoadUI
11 35 (7.40%) TestNG
12 32 (6.77%) Git (software)
13 30 (6.34%) JUnit
14 24 (5.07%) Hudson
15 20 (4.23%) RSpec
15 20 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (4.02%) WebDriver
16 19 (4.02%) WebLOAD
17 18 (3.81%) ClearQuest
17 18 (3.81%) NeoLoad
General
1 207 (43.76%) Finance
2 74 (15.64%) Banking
3 31 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.86%) Retail
5 16 (3.38%) Billing
6 15 (3.17%) Games
7 13 (2.75%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.06%) Law
9 4 (0.85%) Legal
10 2 (0.42%) Advertising
10 2 (0.42%) Marketing
10 2 (0.42%) Publishing
10 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 163 (34.46%) Analyst
2 150 (31.71%) Test Analyst
3 136 (28.75%) Tester
4 65 (13.74%) Performance Tester
5 59 (12.47%) Test Manager
6 51 (10.78%) Senior Tester
7 50 (10.57%) Test Leader
8 47 (9.94%) QA Analyst
9 42 (8.88%) Automation Tester
10 41 (8.67%) Performance Analyst
10 41 (8.67%) QA Test Analyst
11 38 (8.03%) Performance Test Analyst
12 36 (7.61%) Test Engineer
13 34 (7.19%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
14 33 (6.98%) Performance Engineer
14 33 (6.98%) Senior Automation Tester
15 32 (6.77%) Selenium Tester
16 30 (6.34%) Senior Analyst
17 29 (6.13%) Senior Test Analyst
18 28 (5.92%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (18.60%) HTML
2 76 (16.07%) .NET
3 59 (12.47%) Web Services
4 49 (10.36%) Ajax
5 39 (8.25%) ASP.NET
6 35 (7.40%) HTML5
7 33 (6.98%) SOAP
8 18 (3.81%) XML
9 15 (3.17%) Gherkin
10 8 (1.69%) JDBC
11 7 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (1.27%) Middleware
12 6 (1.27%) ODBC
12 6 (1.27%) RESTful
13 5 (1.06%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.06%) J2EE
13 5 (1.06%) LAMP
13 5 (1.06%) Spring
14 4 (0.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 4 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.55%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 14 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.54%) Fintech
7 10 (2.11%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.90%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.69%) PKI
10 5 (1.06%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.85%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.85%) VSAM
12 3 (0.63%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.63%) Tandem
13 2 (0.42%) Cybercrime
13 2 (0.42%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 98 (20.72%) Unix
2 39 (8.25%) Linux
3 31 (6.55%) Windows
4 11 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.11%) Android
6 3 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Solaris
7 1 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (62.16%) Performance Testing
2 244 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (37.63%) Non-Functional Testing
4 153 (32.35%) Test Scripting
5 104 (21.99%) Test Automation
6 102 (21.56%) Software Testing
7 95 (20.08%) Functional Testing
8 91 (19.24%) Scrum
9 90 (19.03%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (15.43%) Test Strategy
11 68 (14.38%) Defect Management
12 66 (13.95%) Open Source
13 65 (13.74%) Regression Testing
14 63 (13.32%) SDLC
14 63 (13.32%) Waterfall
15 60 (12.68%) Kanban
16 55 (11.63%) Automated Testing
17 54 (11.42%) User Acceptance Testing
18 53 (11.21%) Test Management
19 49 (10.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 290 (61.31%) Java
2 144 (30.44%) SQL
3 88 (18.60%) C#
4 70 (14.80%) Shell Script
5 66 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 54 (11.42%) Perl
7 53 (11.21%) VB
8 49 (10.36%) Python
9 40 (8.46%) VBScript
10 38 (8.03%) C++
11 33 (6.98%) Ruby
12 22 (4.65%) Groovy
13 16 (3.38%) Scala
14 13 (2.75%) C
15 11 (2.33%) Bash Shell
16 10 (2.11%) AWK
16 10 (2.11%) COBOL
16 10 (2.11%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.90%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 101 (21.35%) ISEB
2 96 (20.30%) Degree
3 90 (19.03%) ISTQB
4 46 (9.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (7.40%) Security Cleared
6 31 (6.55%) DV Cleared
7 15 (3.17%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (1.90%) HP ASE
9 9 (1.90%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (34.67%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 95 (20.08%) HP Quality Center
2 41 (8.67%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (1.69%) CA Service Virtualization
3 8 (1.69%) Nagios
4 6 (1.27%) Grafana
4 6 (1.27%) Graphite
4 6 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (0.63%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 197 (41.65%) HP
2 58 (12.26%) Oracle
3 40 (8.46%) Microsoft
4 33 (6.98%) Citrix
5 18 (3.81%) SAP
6 12 (2.54%) AppDynamics
7 11 (2.33%) Cognizant
7 11 (2.33%) IBM
8 9 (1.90%) Dynatrace
9 8 (1.69%) Google
10 7 (1.48%) Borland
11 6 (1.27%) CA
11 6 (1.27%) Sun
12 5 (1.06%) SOASTA, Inc
13 2 (0.42%) Qualys
13 2 (0.42%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.42%) VMware
14 1 (0.21%) CollabNet
14 1 (0.21%) New Relic
14 1 (0.21%) VocaLink
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000- £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £27500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + learn Load Testing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000- £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 60k per year + Holidays, Pension and Discounts.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: c
Posted: 25 days ago