The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 102 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.084% 0.54% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 4.67% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
LoadRunner
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
179 107 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.12% 11.53% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 152 77 99
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £50,000 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Gloucestershire region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

LoadRunner
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle