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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
UK / England
Rank 643 734 686
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -48
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 172 170 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 1.02% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 140 119 150
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%

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
14992 16735 15974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.27% 17.86% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12918 14497 13602
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 £34,911 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +60 50 £55,000 -5.17% 3
South East +83 44 £47,500 -9.52% 4
South West +34 21 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire +26 21 £46,250 +36.02% 1
North West -4 13 £38,750 +27.04%
East of England -8 11 £52,500 -12.50%
East Midlands +13 5 £46,250 -28.84%
West Midlands +4 4 £37,000 -26.00% 1
North East +5 3 £34,400 -34.47% 1
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 212 (54.92%) Performance Testing
2 189 (48.96%) HP
3 168 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (40.93%) JMeter
5 153 (39.64%) Java
6 145 (37.56%) Selenium
7 139 (36.01%) Non-Functional Testing
8 132 (34.20%) ISTQB
9 124 (32.12%) Finance
10 120 (31.09%) Test Scripting
11 110 (28.50%) SQL
12 104 (26.94%) ISEB
13 96 (24.87%) JIRA
14 94 (24.35%) HP Quality Center
15 88 (22.80%) Cucumber
16 85 (22.02%) C#
17 84 (21.76%) Test Strategy
18 81 (20.98%) Software Testing
19 79 (20.47%) QA
20 72 (18.65%) Test Automation
21 71 (18.39%) Test Management
22 70 (18.13%) User Acceptance Testing
23 68 (17.62%) HP UFT
24 57 (14.77%) Degree
25 55 (14.25%) Scrum
26 54 (13.99%) C++
27 53 (13.73%) Visual Studio
28 52 (13.47%) Functional Testing
29 50 (12.95%) Jenkins
30 49 (12.69%) Security Cleared

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 31 (8.03%) WebLogic
2 8 (2.07%) CMS
3 7 (1.81%) IIS
3 7 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (1.04%) Apache
5 4 (1.04%) CICS
5 4 (1.04%) IBM Domino
5 4 (1.04%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.78%) Confluence
6 3 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.52%) JBoss
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.89%) MS Office
3 6 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.26%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.37%) G Suite
1 13 (3.37%) Office 365
1 13 (3.37%) Slack
2 1 (0.26%) GitHub
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.89%) Firewall
2 12 (3.11%) HTTP
2 12 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.33%) DNS
3 9 (2.33%) Internet
4 7 (1.81%) WAN
5 4 (1.04%) IMAP
5 4 (1.04%) LDAP
5 4 (1.04%) NAS
5 4 (1.04%) SAN
5 4 (1.04%) SMTP
5 4 (1.04%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.78%) FTP
6 3 (0.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.15%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (1.30%) DB2
4 5 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.78%) MS Access
5 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.52%) MySQL
7 1 (0.26%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 158 (40.93%) JMeter
2 145 (37.56%) Selenium
3 96 (24.87%) JIRA
4 88 (22.80%) Cucumber
5 68 (17.62%) HP UFT
6 53 (13.73%) Visual Studio
7 50 (12.95%) Jenkins
8 38 (9.84%) SoapUI
9 29 (7.51%) Gatling
10 25 (6.48%) Git (software)
11 22 (5.70%) Maven
12 21 (5.44%) TestNG
13 20 (5.18%) JUnit
13 20 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (5.18%) WebLOAD
14 19 (4.92%) WebDriver
15 16 (4.15%) LoadUI
16 12 (3.11%) NeoLoad
17 10 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 10 (2.59%) Hudson
General
1 124 (32.12%) Finance
2 35 (9.07%) Banking
3 28 (7.25%) Legal
4 25 (6.48%) Retail
5 23 (5.96%) Law
6 8 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.81%) Billing
7 7 (1.81%) Games
8 5 (1.30%) Marketing
9 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 131 (33.94%) Analyst
2 121 (31.35%) Test Analyst
3 70 (18.13%) Test Leader
4 67 (17.36%) Tester
5 66 (17.10%) Test Manager
6 43 (11.14%) Test Engineer
7 36 (9.33%) Performance Tester
8 33 (8.55%) Senior Analyst
9 32 (8.29%) Performance Analyst
10 30 (7.77%) Senior Test Analyst
11 29 (7.51%) Performance Test Analyst
12 27 (6.99%) Performance Engineer
12 27 (6.99%) Performance Manager
12 27 (6.99%) Performance Test Manager
13 22 (5.70%) Senior Tester
14 21 (5.44%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
15 19 (4.92%) Performance Test Leader
16 18 (4.66%) Software Analyst
16 18 (4.66%) Software Test Analyst
17 17 (4.40%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.44%) HTML
2 47 (12.18%) .NET
3 27 (6.99%) Web Services
4 25 (6.48%) SOAP
5 22 (5.70%) ASP.NET
6 21 (5.44%) Ajax
6 21 (5.44%) XML
7 17 (4.40%) HTML5
8 13 (3.37%) REST
9 8 (2.07%) Gherkin
10 7 (1.81%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.81%) RESTful
10 7 (1.81%) Spring
11 6 (1.55%) JMS
12 4 (1.04%) MAPI
13 3 (0.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 3 (0.78%) Middleware
13 3 (0.78%) ODBC
13 3 (0.78%) Swagger
14 2 (0.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.81%) Mainframe
4 7 (1.81%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.55%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.04%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (0.78%) VSAM
8 2 (0.52%) Fintech
8 2 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.26%) iPad
9 1 (0.26%) NHS
9 1 (0.26%) PKI
9 1 (0.26%) Statistics
9 1 (0.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.84%) Unix
2 35 (9.07%) Windows
3 30 (7.77%) Linux
4 6 (1.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.30%) Android
5 5 (1.30%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.52%) Solaris
8 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (54.92%) Performance Testing
2 168 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (36.01%) Non-Functional Testing
4 120 (31.09%) Test Scripting
5 84 (21.76%) Test Strategy
6 81 (20.98%) Software Testing
7 72 (18.65%) Test Automation
8 71 (18.39%) Test Management
9 70 (18.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 55 (14.25%) Scrum
11 52 (13.47%) Functional Testing
12 44 (11.40%) Manual Testing
13 42 (10.88%) Mentoring
14 40 (10.36%) User Stories
15 39 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (9.33%) Automated Testing
16 36 (9.33%) Kanban
16 36 (9.33%) SDLC
17 34 (8.81%) Automation Testing
18 32 (8.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 153 (39.64%) Java
2 110 (28.50%) SQL
3 85 (22.02%) C#
4 54 (13.99%) C++
5 46 (11.92%) Python
6 30 (7.77%) Shell Script
7 28 (7.25%) Perl
8 27 (6.99%) Ruby
9 23 (5.96%) JavaScript
10 20 (5.18%) C
10 20 (5.18%) VBScript
11 19 (4.92%) VB
12 15 (3.89%) Scala
13 12 (3.11%) AWK
14 8 (2.07%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.07%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.55%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.30%) Groovy
16 5 (1.30%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 132 (34.20%) ISTQB
2 104 (26.94%) ISEB
3 57 (14.77%) Degree
4 49 (12.69%) Security Cleared
5 42 (10.88%) DV Cleared
6 21 (5.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (3.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 11 (2.85%) ISEB Practitioner
8 11 (2.85%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.52%) MBCS
11 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (20.47%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.55%) VMware ESX
1 6 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 94 (24.35%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (3.37%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (1.55%) Perfmon
4 5 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.78%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.52%) Grafana
6 2 (0.52%) Graphite
7 1 (0.26%) Nagios
7 1 (0.26%) OpenView
7 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 189 (48.96%) HP
2 45 (11.66%) Oracle
3 31 (8.03%) SAP
4 26 (6.74%) Citrix
4 26 (6.74%) Microsoft
5 13 (3.37%) Google
6 10 (2.59%) IBM
7 9 (2.33%) Cognizant
8 8 (2.07%) Sun
9 7 (1.81%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.81%) SOASTA, Inc
10 6 (1.55%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.55%) Dynatrace
10 6 (1.55%) VMware
11 1 (0.26%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (0.26%) Splunk
11 1 (0.26%) Sybase
11 1 (0.26%) Telerik
11 1 (0.26%) VocaLink
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Full package & Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago