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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 496 561 547
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -14
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 126 98 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.66% 1.26% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 116 82 123
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £81,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
7579 7801 8533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.18% 17.54% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6675 6556 7267
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +37 20 £42,500 -11.91% 1
Brentford - 4 £62,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 143 (69.08%) Java
2 137 (66.18%) JMeter
3 120 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (54.59%) Performance Testing
5 95 (45.89%) QA
6 83 (40.10%) Finance
7 76 (36.71%) HP
8 68 (32.85%) Non-Functional Testing
9 65 (31.40%) Selenium
10 60 (28.99%) JIRA
10 60 (28.99%) SQL
11 52 (25.12%) Scrum
11 52 (25.12%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (24.15%) Regression Testing
13 43 (20.77%) Unix
14 41 (19.81%) TDD
15 40 (19.32%) Test Scripting
15 40 (19.32%) C#
15 40 (19.32%) Web Services
16 39 (18.84%) Cucumber
17 38 (18.36%) Banking
18 37 (17.87%) Test Automation
18 37 (17.87%) Open Source
19 35 (16.91%) SoapUI
19 35 (16.91%) .NET
20 33 (15.94%) Oracle
20 33 (15.94%) JUnit
21 32 (15.46%) LoadUI
22 30 (14.49%) Functional Testing
22 30 (14.49%) 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 17 (8.21%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.28%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.83%) Apache
4 8 (3.86%) IIS
5 7 (3.38%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.90%) Documentum
6 6 (2.90%) Jetty
7 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.45%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.76%) LDAP
2 11 (5.31%) LAN
2 11 (5.31%) WAN
3 6 (2.90%) HTTP
4 3 (1.45%) DNS
5 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.73%) MySQL
3 6 (2.90%) DB2
3 6 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.93%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.45%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 137 (66.18%) JMeter
2 65 (31.40%) Selenium
3 60 (28.99%) JIRA
4 39 (18.84%) Cucumber
5 35 (16.91%) SoapUI
6 33 (15.94%) JUnit
7 32 (15.46%) LoadUI
8 21 (10.14%) Hudson
8 21 (10.14%) Jenkins
9 18 (8.70%) Git (software)
10 16 (7.73%) WebDriver
11 13 (6.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (6.28%) Gatling
11 13 (6.28%) Visual Studio
12 12 (5.80%) SpecFlow
12 12 (5.80%) TestNG
12 12 (5.80%) WATIR
13 11 (5.31%) Eclipse
13 11 (5.31%) NeoLoad
13 11 (5.31%) RSpec
General
1 83 (40.10%) Finance
2 38 (18.36%) Banking
3 23 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.28%) Billing
5 12 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.35%) Games
6 9 (4.35%) Publishing
7 8 (3.86%) Retail
8 3 (1.45%) Marketing
9 2 (0.97%) Law
10 1 (0.48%) Advertising
10 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (35.27%) Analyst
2 65 (31.40%) Test Analyst
3 60 (28.99%) Tester
4 40 (19.32%) Performance Tester
4 40 (19.32%) QA Analyst
5 32 (15.46%) QA Test Analyst
6 19 (9.18%) Test Engineer
7 18 (8.70%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 18 (8.70%) LoadRunner Tester
7 18 (8.70%) QA Engineer
7 18 (8.70%) Test Leader
8 17 (8.21%) Performance Analyst
8 17 (8.21%) Performance Test Analyst
9 14 (6.76%) Performance Test Leader
9 14 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (6.76%) Senior Test Analyst
10 13 (6.28%) Senior Tester
11 12 (5.80%) Junior Analyst
11 12 (5.80%) Junior Test Analyst
11 12 (5.80%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (19.32%) Web Services
2 35 (16.91%) .NET
3 23 (11.11%) HTML
4 19 (9.18%) SOAP
5 17 (8.21%) HTML5
6 13 (6.28%) Gherkin
7 12 (5.80%) XML
8 11 (5.31%) Ajax
8 11 (5.31%) JDBC
9 7 (3.38%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (3.38%) Spring
10 6 (2.90%) Hibernate
10 6 (2.90%) Java EE
10 6 (2.90%) Java RMI
10 6 (2.90%) JMS
10 6 (2.90%) JPA
10 6 (2.90%) JSF
10 6 (2.90%) LAMP
10 6 (2.90%) Middleware
10 6 (2.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.25%) Fintech
2 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.31%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.86%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.38%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.38%) PKI
5 6 (2.90%) Cybercrime
6 5 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.42%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.93%) Tandem
8 3 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.97%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.48%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.48%) Equities
10 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.48%) Statistics
10 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.77%) Unix
2 23 (11.11%) Windows
3 22 (10.63%) Linux
4 10 (4.83%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.35%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Solaris
6 1 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (54.59%) Performance Testing
3 68 (32.85%) Non-Functional Testing
4 52 (25.12%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (25.12%) Scrum
5 50 (24.15%) Regression Testing
6 41 (19.81%) TDD
7 40 (19.32%) Test Scripting
8 37 (17.87%) Open Source
8 37 (17.87%) Test Automation
9 30 (14.49%) Functional Testing
9 30 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (13.53%) Test Strategy
11 26 (12.56%) BDD
12 23 (11.11%) API Testing
12 23 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
12 23 (11.11%) Waterfall
13 21 (10.14%) Automation Testing
14 20 (9.66%) Kanban
14 20 (9.66%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (69.08%) Java
2 60 (28.99%) SQL
3 40 (19.32%) C#
4 25 (12.08%) Ruby
5 23 (11.11%) Groovy
6 18 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.80%) C++
8 9 (4.35%) Python
9 8 (3.86%) Scala
10 6 (2.90%) PHP
10 6 (2.90%) VB
10 6 (2.90%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.42%) COBOL
11 5 (2.42%) Perl
12 4 (1.93%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.97%) VBScript
14 1 (0.48%) C
14 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (14.01%) ISEB
2 27 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 21 (10.14%) Security Cleared
4 19 (9.18%) Degree
5 17 (8.21%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (3.86%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.97%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (45.89%) QA
2 6 (2.90%) SLA
3 4 (1.93%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (14.01%) HP SiteScope
2 26 (12.56%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (3.38%) Nagios
4 6 (2.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (2.90%) CA Service Virtualization
4 6 (2.90%) MOM
5 4 (1.93%) Grafana
5 4 (1.93%) Graphite
Vendors
1 76 (36.71%) HP
2 33 (15.94%) Oracle
3 15 (7.25%) Citrix
4 9 (4.35%) IBM
4 9 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.35%) WorldPay
5 7 (3.38%) Borland
6 6 (2.90%) CA
6 6 (2.90%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.42%) Dynatrace
8 4 (1.93%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.93%) Qualys
9 2 (0.97%) SAP
10 1 (0.48%) CollabNet
10 1 (0.48%) F5
10 1 (0.48%) VMware
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