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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 637 737 688
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -49
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 259 211 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 1.18% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 207 173 199
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 £34,660
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
16668 17905 17772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.46% 17.57% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14695 15313 14819
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 August 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 August 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 +73 118 £50,000 +2.56% 8
South East +33 65 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East of England +44 29 £57,500 - 2
North West +22 14 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire +25 11 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South West +2 11 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Midlands -13 6 £31,500 -33.68% 1
East Midlands +2 2 - -
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (62.55%) Java
2 280 (59.57%) Performance Testing
3 253 (53.83%) Agile Software Development
4 242 (51.49%) JMeter
5 199 (42.34%) Finance
6 178 (37.87%) HP
7 173 (36.81%) Non-Functional Testing
8 169 (35.96%) QA
9 168 (35.74%) Selenium
10 147 (31.28%) Test Scripting
11 139 (29.57%) SQL
12 113 (24.04%) Test Automation
13 104 (22.13%) Unix
14 102 (21.70%) ISEB
15 100 (21.28%) HP Quality Center
15 100 (21.28%) JIRA
16 99 (21.06%) Scrum
17 98 (20.85%) Functional Testing
18 95 (20.21%) Degree
19 94 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
20 92 (19.57%) Software Testing
21 90 (19.15%) C#
22 84 (17.87%) HTML
23 83 (17.66%) ISTQB
24 80 (17.02%) .NET
25 73 (15.53%) Visual Studio
25 73 (15.53%) Open Source
26 72 (15.32%) HP UFT
27 71 (15.11%) Waterfall
27 71 (15.11%) 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 25 (5.32%) CMS
2 22 (4.68%) WebLogic
3 14 (2.98%) IIS
3 14 (2.98%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.77%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.34%) Apache
6 6 (1.28%) Documentum
6 6 (1.28%) Jetty
7 3 (0.64%) CICS
7 3 (0.64%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 29 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.53%) MS Office
3 8 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.19%) 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 6 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (1.28%) SaaS
2 5 (1.06%) Google Apps
2 5 (1.06%) Office 365
2 5 (1.06%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.23%) Internet
2 33 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 31 (6.60%) DNS
4 30 (6.38%) Firewall
5 23 (4.89%) WAN
6 20 (4.26%) LAN
7 19 (4.04%) HTTP
8 17 (3.62%) LDAP
9 4 (0.85%) SAN
10 3 (0.64%) FTP
10 3 (0.64%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.43%) IMAP
11 2 (0.43%) NAS
11 2 (0.43%) SMTP
12 1 (0.21%) Intranet
12 1 (0.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.04%) MySQL
3 17 (3.62%) MongoDB
4 15 (3.19%) DB2
5 12 (2.55%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.91%) Big Data
6 9 (1.91%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.28%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.64%) DbVisualizer
9 3 (0.64%) MS Access
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.21%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.21%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 242 (51.49%) JMeter
2 168 (35.74%) Selenium
3 100 (21.28%) JIRA
4 73 (15.53%) Visual Studio
5 72 (15.32%) HP UFT
6 71 (15.11%) Gatling
6 71 (15.11%) SoapUI
7 60 (12.77%) Cucumber
8 41 (8.72%) Jenkins
9 40 (8.51%) LoadUI
10 39 (8.30%) JUnit
11 35 (7.45%) TestNG
12 31 (6.60%) Git (software)
13 27 (5.74%) Hudson
14 23 (4.89%) WebDriver
15 22 (4.68%) ClearQuest
16 21 (4.47%) RSpec
16 21 (4.47%) WebLOAD
17 17 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 199 (42.34%) Finance
2 65 (13.83%) Banking
3 30 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.04%) Retail
5 16 (3.40%) Billing
6 15 (3.19%) Games
7 13 (2.77%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.06%) Publishing
9 4 (0.85%) Legal
10 3 (0.64%) Law
10 3 (0.64%) Marketing
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 160 (34.04%) Analyst
2 146 (31.06%) Test Analyst
3 140 (29.79%) Tester
4 66 (14.04%) Performance Tester
5 56 (11.91%) Test Manager
6 51 (10.85%) Senior Tester
7 49 (10.43%) QA Analyst
8 41 (8.72%) QA Test Analyst
9 40 (8.51%) Automation Tester
9 40 (8.51%) Performance Analyst
10 39 (8.30%) Test Engineer
11 38 (8.09%) Performance Test Analyst
12 37 (7.87%) Performance Engineer
13 36 (7.66%) Test Leader
14 35 (7.45%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
15 33 (7.02%) Selenium Tester
16 30 (6.38%) Senior Automation Tester
17 29 (6.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
18 28 (5.96%) Senior Analyst
19 27 (5.74%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (17.87%) HTML
2 80 (17.02%) .NET
3 54 (11.49%) Web Services
4 47 (10.00%) Ajax
5 37 (7.87%) ASP.NET
6 35 (7.45%) HTML5
6 35 (7.45%) SOAP
7 19 (4.04%) Gherkin
7 19 (4.04%) XML
8 11 (2.34%) JDBC
9 10 (2.13%) Middleware
10 9 (1.91%) LAMP
11 8 (1.70%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (1.70%) Spring
12 7 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (1.49%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.49%) JMS
12 7 (1.49%) REST
13 6 (1.28%) Java RMI
13 6 (1.28%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.81%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (3.40%) Fintech
5 15 (3.19%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.55%) Mainframe
7 11 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.91%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.70%) PKI
10 7 (1.49%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.28%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.28%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.85%) Tandem
13 3 (0.64%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.64%) NHS
13 3 (0.64%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.64%) VSAM
14 2 (0.43%) DataPower
14 2 (0.43%) iPad
14 2 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 104 (22.13%) Unix
2 47 (10.00%) Linux
3 37 (7.87%) Windows
4 13 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.55%) Android
6 3 (0.64%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.43%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (59.57%) Performance Testing
2 253 (53.83%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (36.81%) Non-Functional Testing
4 147 (31.28%) Test Scripting
5 113 (24.04%) Test Automation
6 99 (21.06%) Scrum
7 98 (20.85%) Functional Testing
8 94 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (19.57%) Software Testing
10 73 (15.53%) Open Source
11 71 (15.11%) Waterfall
12 70 (14.89%) Regression Testing
13 67 (14.26%) Test Strategy
14 65 (13.83%) SDLC
15 64 (13.62%) Defect Management
16 60 (12.77%) Automated Testing
17 59 (12.55%) Kanban
18 56 (11.91%) TDD
18 56 (11.91%) User Acceptance Testing
19 53 (11.28%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (62.55%) Java
2 139 (29.57%) SQL
3 90 (19.15%) C#
4 66 (14.04%) Shell Script
5 63 (13.40%) JavaScript
6 53 (11.28%) VB
7 46 (9.79%) Perl
8 44 (9.36%) Python
9 41 (8.72%) Ruby
10 37 (7.87%) C++
11 34 (7.23%) VBScript
12 26 (5.53%) Groovy
13 15 (3.19%) Scala
14 12 (2.55%) Bash Shell
15 11 (2.34%) C
16 10 (2.13%) COBOL
16 10 (2.13%) VB.NET
17 8 (1.70%) PHP
17 8 (1.70%) T-SQL
17 8 (1.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 102 (21.70%) ISEB
2 95 (20.21%) Degree
3 83 (17.66%) ISTQB
4 45 (9.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 39 (8.30%) Security Cleared
6 36 (7.66%) DV Cleared
7 16 (3.40%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.13%) HP ASE
8 10 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 8 (1.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (35.96%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) SDET
3 3 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 100 (21.28%) HP Quality Center
2 41 (8.72%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (1.70%) CA Service Virtualization
3 8 (1.70%) Nagios
4 6 (1.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (1.28%) MOM
5 5 (1.06%) Grafana
5 5 (1.06%) Graphite
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.64%) Perfmon
6 3 (0.64%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.43%) Control-M
8 1 (0.21%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 178 (37.87%) HP
2 56 (11.91%) Oracle
3 42 (8.94%) Microsoft
4 32 (6.81%) Citrix
5 18 (3.83%) SAP
6 15 (3.19%) IBM
7 9 (1.91%) Dynatrace
8 8 (1.70%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.49%) Borland
9 7 (1.49%) CA
9 7 (1.49%) Cognizant
10 6 (1.28%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.06%) Google
12 4 (0.85%) SOASTA, Inc
12 4 (0.85%) Sun
12 4 (0.85%) WorldPay
13 3 (0.64%) Qualys
13 3 (0.64%) VMware
14 2 (0.43%) BMC
14 2 (0.43%) Compuware
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Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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