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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 89 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.08% - 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.77% - 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
208 193 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.77% 16.94% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 150 144 120
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Gloucester - 5 £52,500 -
LoadRunner
South West

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) ISEB
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (87.50%) Selenium
2 14 (87.50%) DV Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) Test Management
4 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (50.00%) Big Data
4 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
4 8 (50.00%) Ruby
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) Internet
4 8 (50.00%) Internet of Things
4 8 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 8 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 6 (37.50%) JUnit
3 6 (37.50%) RSpec
3 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 4 (25.00%) TestNG
5 2 (12.50%) JBehave
5 2 (12.50%) JMeter
5 2 (12.50%) Rational Functional Tester
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
1 14 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 8 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 8 (50.00%) Tester
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Software Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) JDBC
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
1 14 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Test Management
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 6 (37.50%) User Stories
5 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 6 (37.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) ISEB
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) DV Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Degree