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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 143 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 7 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.29% - 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% - 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £87,500 - £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
411 357 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.06% 15.26% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 379 290 288
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 September 2015. 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
Watford - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - - 1
LoadRunner
East of England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) Java
2 20 (76.92%) HTML
2 20 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (69.23%) HP
4 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) Automated Testing
5 13 (50.00%) HP UFT
5 13 (50.00%) XML
5 13 (50.00%) UNIX
6 11 (42.31%) J2EE
6 11 (42.31%) DB2
6 11 (42.31%) HTTP
6 11 (42.31%) IBM
6 11 (42.31%) WebSphere
6 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
7 10 (38.46%) Regression Testing
7 10 (38.46%) System Testing
8 9 (34.62%) DbVisualizer
8 9 (34.62%) Retail
8 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
8 9 (34.62%) Flash
8 9 (34.62%) MQSeries
8 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) Oracle
9 8 (30.77%) SAP
9 8 (30.77%) Test Strategy
10 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
11 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
11 6 (23.08%) JMeter
12 5 (19.23%) NHS

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) WebSphere
2 9 (34.62%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.69%) Drupal
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) DB2
2 9 (34.62%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (23.08%) JMeter
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium
4 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 4 (15.38%) Subversion
4 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
4 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (7.69%) Firebug
6 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (34.62%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Test Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Test Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Strategist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) XML
3 11 (42.31%) J2EE
4 9 (34.62%) Flash
5 4 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) NHS
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) AIX
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Automated Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
3 10 (38.46%) System Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
5 8 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 5 (19.23%) Test Planning
8 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Validation
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (15.38%) TDD
9 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 4 (15.38%) BDD
9 4 (15.38%) ATDD
10 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Java
2 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (7.69%) AWK
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) HP
2 11 (42.31%) IBM
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 8 (30.77%) SAP
4 5 (19.23%) Siebel
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Sun
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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