The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 552 576 534
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -42
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 91 91 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.17% 1.26% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 71 79 125
Median salary £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.38% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,800 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
LoadRunner
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7803 7200 8540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.31% 16.54% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6793 6015 7213
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in London

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in London

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in London

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in London

LoadRunner
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +61 8 £63,750 +10.86% 1
Brentford - 1 £48,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 93 (64.58%) JMeter
2 74 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (48.61%) Java
4 69 (47.92%) Performance Testing
5 64 (44.44%) Finance
6 58 (40.28%) HP
7 56 (38.89%) QA
8 49 (34.03%) JIRA
9 48 (33.33%) Selenium
9 48 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 40 (27.78%) SQL
11 38 (26.39%) Scrum
12 37 (25.69%) .NET
13 33 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (21.53%) Test Automation
14 31 (21.53%) Oracle
15 29 (20.14%) C#
15 29 (20.14%) Cucumber
16 28 (19.44%) ISTQB
16 28 (19.44%) ISEB
17 27 (18.75%) Unix
18 26 (18.06%) TDD
18 26 (18.06%) Open Source
19 25 (17.36%) Test Management
20 23 (15.97%) Citrix
21 21 (14.58%) Windows
21 21 (14.58%) Security Cleared
21 21 (14.58%) BDD
21 21 (14.58%) HP Quality Center
22 20 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 16 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.03%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.25%) Apache
4 7 (4.86%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.17%) Documentum
5 6 (4.17%) Jetty
6 2 (1.39%) IIS
7 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) LAN
1 7 (4.86%) LDAP
1 7 (4.86%) WAN
2 6 (4.17%) HTTP
3 3 (2.08%) DNS
4 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.42%) MySQL
3 6 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.08%) Big Data
4 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.69%) DB2
5 1 (0.69%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 93 (64.58%) JMeter
2 49 (34.03%) JIRA
3 48 (33.33%) Selenium
4 29 (20.14%) Cucumber
5 19 (13.19%) Hudson
5 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
6 17 (11.81%) HP UFT
6 17 (11.81%) JUnit
7 12 (8.33%) WATIR
8 11 (7.64%) Git (software)
8 11 (7.64%) Visual Studio
9 10 (6.94%) RSpec
9 10 (6.94%) WebDriver
10 9 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (5.56%) SilkPerformer
11 8 (5.56%) SilkTest
11 8 (5.56%) The Grinder
12 7 (4.86%) SpecFlow
12 7 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 64 (44.44%) Finance
2 10 (6.94%) Banking
3 7 (4.86%) Games
3 7 (4.86%) Publishing
4 6 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Law
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (31.94%) Analyst
2 40 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 38 (26.39%) Tester
4 23 (15.97%) Performance Tester
5 19 (13.19%) QA Analyst
5 19 (13.19%) Test Leader
6 18 (12.50%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 18 (12.50%) LoadRunner Tester
7 17 (11.81%) Performance Test Leader
8 14 (9.72%) Senior Tester
9 13 (9.03%) QA Engineer
9 13 (9.03%) QA Test Analyst
9 13 (9.03%) Senior Performance Tester
10 11 (7.64%) Performance Analyst
10 11 (7.64%) Performance Test Analyst
11 10 (6.94%) Test Engineer
12 9 (6.25%) Architect
12 9 (6.25%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
12 9 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
12 9 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.69%) .NET
2 13 (9.03%) SOAP
3 12 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 10 (6.94%) Ajax
5 8 (5.56%) Web Services
6 7 (4.86%) JDBC
6 7 (4.86%) XML
7 6 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.17%) Java EE
7 6 (4.17%) Java RMI
7 6 (4.17%) JMS
7 6 (4.17%) JPA
7 6 (4.17%) JSF
7 6 (4.17%) LAMP
7 6 (4.17%) Middleware
7 6 (4.17%) OSGi
7 6 (4.17%) REST
7 6 (4.17%) Spring
8 5 (3.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.50%) Fintech
2 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.17%) Cybercrime
5 5 (3.47%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.08%) User Experience
7 2 (1.39%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (1.39%) Tandem
8 1 (0.69%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.69%) Equities
8 1 (0.69%) IPTV
8 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) Online Games
8 1 (0.69%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.69%) PKI
8 1 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.75%) Unix
2 21 (14.58%) Windows
3 19 (13.19%) Linux
4 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.39%) Android
5 2 (1.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.69%) AIX
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Solaris
6 1 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (47.92%) Performance Testing
3 48 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 38 (26.39%) Scrum
5 33 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (21.53%) Test Automation
7 26 (18.06%) Open Source
7 26 (18.06%) TDD
8 25 (17.36%) Test Management
9 21 (14.58%) BDD
10 20 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (13.19%) Test Scripting
12 18 (12.50%) Kanban
13 17 (11.81%) Functional Testing
14 16 (11.11%) Regression Testing
14 16 (11.11%) Waterfall
15 13 (9.03%) Defect Management
16 12 (8.33%) Automation Testing
16 12 (8.33%) Software Testing
16 12 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 70 (48.61%) Java
2 40 (27.78%) SQL
3 29 (20.14%) C#
4 20 (13.89%) Ruby
5 13 (9.03%) Shell Script
6 10 (6.94%) C++
6 10 (6.94%) Groovy
7 7 (4.86%) Python
8 6 (4.17%) PHP
8 6 (4.17%) VB
9 5 (3.47%) Scala
10 4 (2.78%) C
10 4 (2.78%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.69%) Perl
11 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (19.44%) ISEB
1 28 (19.44%) ISTQB
2 21 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.11%) Degree
4 13 (9.03%) DV Cleared
5 12 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 11 (7.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (2.78%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (38.89%) QA
2 6 (4.17%) SLA
3 3 (2.08%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (14.58%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (4.17%) MOM
3 4 (2.78%) Grafana
4 3 (2.08%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (2.08%) Graphite
4 3 (2.08%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 58 (40.28%) HP
2 31 (21.53%) Oracle
3 23 (15.97%) Citrix
4 10 (6.94%) IBM
5 9 (6.25%) WorldPay
6 6 (4.17%) TIBCO
7 5 (3.47%) Borland
7 5 (3.47%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.78%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.78%) Dynatrace
9 3 (2.08%) CA
9 3 (2.08%) SAP
10 2 (1.39%) Qualys
10 2 (1.39%) VMware
11 1 (0.69%) CollabNet
11 1 (0.69%) F5
11 1 (0.69%) SOASTA, Inc
11 1 (0.69%) Sun
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