The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 144 120 152
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +32
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% 0.36% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 2.25% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £70,000 £37,125 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.55% -21.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,832 £48,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.68% +15.47%
LoadRunner
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
367 311 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.55% 15.85% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 305 273 493
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
Rickmansworth - 1 £70,000 -
LoadRunner
East of England

LoadRunner
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) HP