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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / London
Rank 529 590 533
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -57
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 50 52 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.77% 0.71% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 93
Median salary £55,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%

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
6469 7329 6695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.60% 18.13% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5556 6357 5551
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +41 11 £52,500 +66.66% 1
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 67 (56.30%) Performance Testing
2 56 (47.06%) JMeter
3 52 (43.70%) Non-Functional Testing
4 48 (40.34%) Java
5 46 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (36.13%) HP
7 39 (32.77%) Test Scripting
8 37 (31.09%) Selenium
9 36 (30.25%) ISTQB
10 35 (29.41%) Cucumber
11 33 (27.73%) Finance
11 33 (27.73%) ISEB
12 31 (26.05%) C#
12 31 (26.05%) QA
12 31 (26.05%) Test Management
13 30 (25.21%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (24.37%) Test Strategy
15 27 (22.69%) SQL
16 25 (21.01%) BDD
16 25 (21.01%) JIRA
17 22 (18.49%) TDD
18 21 (17.65%) HP UFT
18 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (16.81%) C++
20 19 (15.97%) Banking
20 19 (15.97%) Scrum
20 19 (15.97%) HP Quality Center
20 19 (15.97%) Manual Testing
21 18 (15.13%) User Stories
22 17 (14.29%) Retail

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 5 (4.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (4.20%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.68%) Confluence
2 2 (1.68%) IIS
3 1 (0.84%) Apache
3 1 (0.84%) CICS
3 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) G Suite
1 12 (10.08%) Office 365
1 12 (10.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) HTTP
2 4 (3.36%) LDAP
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.68%) DB2
4 2 (1.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (47.06%) JMeter
2 37 (31.09%) Selenium
3 35 (29.41%) Cucumber
4 25 (21.01%) JIRA
5 21 (17.65%) HP UFT
6 16 (13.45%) SoapUI
7 12 (10.08%) Jenkins
7 12 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (9.24%) LoadUI
9 10 (8.40%) Gatling
9 10 (8.40%) Hudson
9 10 (8.40%) JUnit
10 9 (7.56%) TestNG
10 9 (7.56%) Visual Studio
11 8 (6.72%) RSpec
12 7 (5.88%) WebLOAD
13 6 (5.04%) WATIR
14 5 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (4.20%) NeoLoad
14 5 (4.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 19 (15.97%) Banking
3 17 (14.29%) Retail
4 15 (12.61%) Law
5 12 (10.08%) Legal
6 5 (4.20%) Games
6 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.36%) Billing
8 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (31.93%) Analyst
1 38 (31.93%) Test Analyst
2 21 (17.65%) Test Leader
3 18 (15.13%) Tester
4 17 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 16 (13.45%) Performance Tester
6 13 (10.92%) Performance Analyst
6 13 (10.92%) Performance Test Analyst
7 12 (10.08%) Performance Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) Test Engineer
9 9 (7.56%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
9 9 (7.56%) Performance Manager
9 9 (7.56%) Performance Test Leader
9 9 (7.56%) Performance Test Manager
9 9 (7.56%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (7.56%) Senior Test Analyst
10 8 (6.72%) LoadRunner Tester
10 8 (6.72%) Performance Test Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.29%) Web Services
2 13 (10.92%) HTML
3 12 (10.08%) Ajax
4 11 (9.24%) .NET
5 5 (4.20%) XML
6 4 (3.36%) HTML5
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 3 (2.52%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.68%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.68%) CSS
8 2 (1.68%) ODBC
9 1 (0.84%) JMS
9 1 (0.84%) Node.js
9 1 (0.84%) RESTful
9 1 (0.84%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
2 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.84%) Fintech
3 1 (0.84%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (0.84%) PKI
3 1 (0.84%) Statistics
3 1 (0.84%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.92%) Windows
2 6 (5.04%) Linux
3 5 (4.20%) Unix
4 4 (3.36%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.84%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (56.30%) Performance Testing
2 52 (43.70%) Non-Functional Testing
3 46 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (32.77%) Test Scripting
5 31 (26.05%) Test Management
6 30 (25.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (24.37%) Test Strategy
8 25 (21.01%) BDD
9 22 (18.49%) TDD
10 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (15.97%) Manual Testing
11 19 (15.97%) Scrum
12 18 (15.13%) User Stories
13 17 (14.29%) Kanban
14 16 (13.45%) Functional Testing
14 16 (13.45%) Software Testing
15 14 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (11.76%) Performance Engineering
16 12 (10.08%) DSDM
17 10 (8.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (40.34%) Java
2 31 (26.05%) C#
3 27 (22.69%) SQL
4 20 (16.81%) C++
5 12 (10.08%) Ruby
6 11 (9.24%) Python
7 9 (7.56%) C
8 8 (6.72%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.88%) Scala
9 7 (5.88%) VBScript
10 5 (4.20%) Groovy
10 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.20%) VB
11 4 (3.36%) Perl
12 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (30.25%) ISTQB
2 33 (27.73%) ISEB
3 17 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 16 (13.45%) DV Cleared
5 6 (5.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.36%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.68%) Degree
7 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.68%) MBCS
8 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (15.97%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.72%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (4.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.84%) Grafana
4 1 (0.84%) Graphite
4 1 (0.84%) Nagios
4 1 (0.84%) OpenView
4 1 (0.84%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 43 (36.13%) HP
2 13 (10.92%) SAP
3 12 (10.08%) Google
4 7 (5.88%) Oracle
5 6 (5.04%) Citrix
6 5 (4.20%) AppDynamics
6 5 (4.20%) Cognizant
6 5 (4.20%) SOASTA, Inc
7 3 (2.52%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.68%) IBM
8 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.84%) Sybase
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Full package & Bonus
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