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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 533 567 555
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 112 94 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% 1.26% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 95 84 117
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
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
7730 7487 8629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.32% 16.95% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6789 6304 7400
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 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +33 10 £45,000 -
Brentford - 1 £48,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 110 (63.95%) JMeter
2 109 (63.37%) Java
3 98 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (51.16%) Performance Testing
5 70 (40.70%) QA
6 67 (38.95%) Finance
7 63 (36.63%) HP
8 60 (34.88%) Non-Functional Testing
9 58 (33.72%) JIRA
10 51 (29.65%) SQL
10 51 (29.65%) Selenium
11 46 (26.74%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (26.16%) Scrum
13 38 (22.09%) Unix
14 35 (20.35%) .NET
15 33 (19.19%) C#
15 33 (19.19%) Cucumber
16 32 (18.60%) Oracle
17 31 (18.02%) TDD
18 29 (16.86%) Test Automation
19 27 (15.70%) Open Source
20 26 (15.12%) JUnit
21 25 (14.53%) ISEB
21 25 (14.53%) Test Scripting
22 24 (13.95%) Ruby
22 24 (13.95%) Functional Testing
23 23 (13.37%) ISTQB
23 23 (13.37%) Banking
23 23 (13.37%) User Acceptance Testing
23 23 (13.37%) Linux

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 17 (9.88%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.56%) WebLogic
3 10 (5.81%) Apache
4 7 (4.07%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.49%) Documentum
5 6 (3.49%) Jetty
6 3 (1.74%) IIS
7 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.16%) MS Project
2 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.56%) LDAP
2 10 (5.81%) LAN
2 10 (5.81%) WAN
3 6 (3.49%) HTTP
4 3 (1.74%) DNS
5 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.30%) MySQL
3 6 (3.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.74%) Big Data
6 2 (1.16%) DB2
7 1 (0.58%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 110 (63.95%) JMeter
2 58 (33.72%) JIRA
3 51 (29.65%) Selenium
4 33 (19.19%) Cucumber
5 26 (15.12%) JUnit
6 19 (11.05%) Hudson
6 19 (11.05%) Jenkins
7 17 (9.88%) Git (software)
8 16 (9.30%) SoapUI
9 15 (8.72%) LoadUI
10 13 (7.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (6.98%) HP UFT
12 11 (6.40%) Gatling
12 11 (6.40%) WebDriver
13 10 (5.81%) SilkPerformer
13 10 (5.81%) SilkTest
13 10 (5.81%) SpecFlow
13 10 (5.81%) TestNG
13 10 (5.81%) Visual Studio
14 9 (5.23%) WATIR
General
1 67 (38.95%) Finance
2 23 (13.37%) Banking
3 10 (5.81%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.23%) Games
4 9 (5.23%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.65%) Publishing
6 6 (3.49%) Retail
7 5 (2.91%) Billing
8 3 (1.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.58%) Law
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 61 (35.47%) Analyst
2 54 (31.40%) Test Analyst
3 50 (29.07%) Tester
4 32 (18.60%) Performance Tester
4 32 (18.60%) QA Analyst
5 25 (14.53%) QA Test Analyst
6 18 (10.47%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 18 (10.47%) LoadRunner Tester
7 15 (8.72%) Test Engineer
8 14 (8.14%) Performance Test Leader
8 14 (8.14%) Senior Tester
8 14 (8.14%) Test Leader
9 13 (7.56%) Performance Analyst
9 13 (7.56%) Performance Test Analyst
9 13 (7.56%) Senior Performance Tester
10 12 (6.98%) Performance Engineer
11 11 (6.40%) QA Engineer
12 10 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.81%) Senior Test Analyst
13 9 (5.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.35%) .NET
2 17 (9.88%) Web Services
3 16 (9.30%) HTML
3 16 (9.30%) SOAP
4 12 (6.98%) Gherkin
5 11 (6.40%) HTML5
6 10 (5.81%) Ajax
6 10 (5.81%) JDBC
7 8 (4.65%) XML
8 6 (3.49%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (3.49%) Hibernate
8 6 (3.49%) Java EE
8 6 (3.49%) Java RMI
8 6 (3.49%) JMS
8 6 (3.49%) JPA
8 6 (3.49%) JSF
8 6 (3.49%) LAMP
8 6 (3.49%) Middleware
8 6 (3.49%) REST
8 6 (3.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) Fintech
2 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.07%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.49%) Cybercrime
5 6 (3.49%) PKI
6 3 (1.74%) Tandem
7 2 (1.16%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (1.16%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Equities
8 1 (0.58%) IPTV
8 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.58%) Online Games
8 1 (0.58%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.09%) Unix
2 23 (13.37%) Linux
3 22 (12.79%) Windows
4 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.74%) Android
6 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.58%) AIX
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Solaris
7 1 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (51.16%) Performance Testing
3 60 (34.88%) Non-Functional Testing
4 46 (26.74%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (26.16%) Scrum
6 31 (18.02%) TDD
7 29 (16.86%) Test Automation
8 27 (15.70%) Open Source
9 25 (14.53%) Test Scripting
10 24 (13.95%) Functional Testing
11 23 (13.37%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (11.63%) BDD
13 19 (11.05%) Test Management
13 19 (11.05%) Waterfall
14 18 (10.47%) Kanban
14 18 (10.47%) User Stories
15 17 (9.88%) Defect Management
15 17 (9.88%) Regression Testing
16 16 (9.30%) E-Commerce
16 16 (9.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 109 (63.37%) Java
2 51 (29.65%) SQL
3 33 (19.19%) C#
4 24 (13.95%) Ruby
5 20 (11.63%) Groovy
6 15 (8.72%) Shell Script
7 12 (6.98%) C++
8 7 (4.07%) Python
8 7 (4.07%) Scala
9 6 (3.49%) PHP
9 6 (3.49%) VB
9 6 (3.49%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.74%) C
10 3 (1.74%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.58%) COBOL
11 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (14.53%) ISEB
2 23 (13.37%) ISTQB
3 20 (11.63%) Security Cleared
4 16 (9.30%) DV Cleared
5 15 (8.72%) Degree
6 8 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.74%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (40.70%) QA
2 6 (3.49%) SLA
3 3 (1.74%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (8.14%) HP SiteScope
3 7 (4.07%) Nagios
4 6 (3.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (3.49%) CA Service Virtualization
4 6 (3.49%) MOM
5 5 (2.91%) Grafana
6 4 (2.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 63 (36.63%) HP
2 32 (18.60%) Oracle
3 18 (10.47%) Citrix
4 10 (5.81%) IBM
5 9 (5.23%) WorldPay
6 8 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.07%) Borland
8 6 (3.49%) CA
8 6 (3.49%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.91%) Dynatrace
10 4 (2.33%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.74%) Qualys
11 3 (1.74%) SAP
12 2 (1.16%) VMware
13 1 (0.58%) CollabNet
13 1 (0.58%) F5
13 1 (0.58%) SOASTA, Inc
13 1 (0.58%) Sun
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + depending on experience
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Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
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Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
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