The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 595 537 542
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +5
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 50 116 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 1.73% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 99 102
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £72,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
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
7508 6702 7327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.36% 16.13% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6547 5584 5992
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in London

LoadRunner
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
City of London +39 13 £63,750 +15.90% 5
Croydon - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £57,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 72 (64.29%) JMeter
2 69 (61.61%) HP
3 66 (58.93%) Performance Testing
4 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (35.71%) Finance
5 40 (35.71%) ISEB
6 39 (34.82%) ISTQB
7 35 (31.25%) Selenium
7 35 (31.25%) Test Management
7 35 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
8 31 (27.68%) Citrix
8 31 (27.68%) SQL
9 29 (25.89%) JIRA
10 28 (25.00%) .NET
11 27 (24.11%) HP UFT
12 25 (22.32%) Test Automation
13 23 (20.54%) Security Cleared
13 23 (20.54%) Java
14 22 (19.64%) Oracle
15 21 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (18.75%) Load Testing
15 21 (18.75%) SC Cleared
16 20 (17.86%) QA
16 20 (17.86%) C#
16 20 (17.86%) Scrum
16 20 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
17 19 (16.96%) Jenkins
17 19 (16.96%) Open Source
18 18 (16.07%) Test Scripting
18 18 (16.07%) Test Strategy

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 7 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.79%) Confluence
4 2 (1.79%) Documentum
5 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.89%) CMS
5 1 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (1.79%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.79%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) GitHub
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.79%) LAN
2 2 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.79%) MySQL
3 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 72 (64.29%) JMeter
2 35 (31.25%) Selenium
3 29 (25.89%) JIRA
4 27 (24.11%) HP UFT
5 19 (16.96%) Jenkins
6 17 (15.18%) Hudson
7 16 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (13.39%) Visual Studio
9 13 (11.61%) Cucumber
10 10 (8.93%) CruiseControl
10 10 (8.93%) Git (software)
11 8 (7.14%) JUnit
12 6 (5.36%) NeoLoad
12 6 (5.36%) WATIR
13 5 (4.46%) RSpec
13 5 (4.46%) SoapUI
13 5 (4.46%) WinRunner
14 4 (3.57%) eggPlant
14 4 (3.57%) Rational Performance Tester
14 4 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 40 (35.71%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Banking
3 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Publishing
6 3 (2.68%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Games
7 2 (1.79%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.89%) Front Office
8 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (30.36%) Tester
2 27 (24.11%) Test Leader
3 25 (22.32%) Performance Test Leader
4 23 (20.54%) Performance Tester
5 18 (16.07%) Analyst
6 17 (15.18%) Consultant
7 15 (13.39%) Performance Consultant
7 15 (13.39%) Test Analyst
8 14 (12.50%) Test Consultant
9 13 (11.61%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 13 (11.61%) LoadRunner Tester
9 13 (11.61%) Performance Test Consultant
10 10 (8.93%) Test Engineer
11 9 (8.04%) Lead Tester
11 9 (8.04%) Test Manager
12 8 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
13 7 (6.25%) Automation Tester
14 6 (5.36%) Performance Analyst
14 6 (5.36%) Senior Test Engineer
15 5 (4.46%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (4.46%) XML
3 4 (3.57%) Apache Flex
3 4 (3.57%) HTML
3 4 (3.57%) JSON
4 3 (2.68%) DCOM
4 3 (2.68%) Web Services
5 2 (1.79%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.79%) JDBC
5 2 (1.79%) JPA
5 2 (1.79%) Middleware
6 1 (0.89%) Ajax
6 1 (0.89%) Django
6 1 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.89%) J2EE
6 1 (0.89%) LAMP
6 1 (0.89%) REST
6 1 (0.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.89%) SOAP
6 1 (0.89%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Fintech
2 11 (9.82%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.93%) User Experience
4 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.89%) Derivative
6 1 (0.89%) Equities
6 1 (0.89%) IPTV
6 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.89%) Online Games
6 1 (0.89%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Unix
2 7 (6.25%) Linux
2 7 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) AIX
3 1 (0.89%) Android
3 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.89%) Solaris
3 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.93%) Performance Testing
2 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (31.25%) Test Management
4 25 (22.32%) Test Automation
5 21 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (18.75%) Load Testing
6 20 (17.86%) Non-Functional Testing
6 20 (17.86%) Scrum
7 19 (16.96%) Open Source
8 18 (16.07%) Test Scripting
8 18 (16.07%) Test Strategy
9 16 (14.29%) BDD
10 15 (13.39%) Automation Testing
11 14 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
11 14 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 14 (12.50%) TDD
12 13 (11.61%) Automated Testing
12 13 (11.61%) Functional Testing
12 13 (11.61%) Performance Analysis
12 13 (11.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.68%) SQL
2 23 (20.54%) Java
3 20 (17.86%) C#
4 16 (14.29%) C
5 13 (11.61%) C++
6 8 (7.14%) Ruby
7 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.46%) VB
8 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.68%) VBScript
10 2 (1.79%) Python
10 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (35.71%) ISEB
2 39 (34.82%) ISTQB
3 23 (20.54%) Security Cleared
4 21 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 16 (14.29%) Degree
6 10 (8.93%) HP ASE
7 7 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (4.46%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.86%) QA
2 5 (4.46%) SLA
3 3 (2.68%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 35 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.79%) Nagios
2 2 (1.79%) OpenView
3 1 (0.89%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.89%) Grafana
3 1 (0.89%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (61.61%) HP
2 31 (27.68%) Citrix
3 22 (19.64%) Oracle
4 13 (11.61%) IBM
5 8 (7.14%) SAP
6 6 (5.36%) WorldPay
7 4 (3.57%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.79%) Calypso
8 2 (1.79%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.79%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.79%) Temenos
8 2 (1.79%) VMware
9 1 (0.89%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.89%) CA
9 1 (0.89%) Coverity
9 1 (0.89%) Pega
9 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.89%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.89%) Sun
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