The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 527 439 453
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +14
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 139 178 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.60% 2.40% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 122 154 210
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £77,550
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,448
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.18%
Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8686 7403 7973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.28% 16.00% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7162 6382 7061
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LoadRunner
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 46 £55,000 -8.33% 10
Docklands, London -2 10 £56,500 +13.00%
Canary Wharf - 5 £53,000 -
Croydon - 2 £62,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 142 (58.44%) Performance Testing
2 141 (58.02%) HP
3 113 (46.50%) Finance
4 73 (30.04%) Selenium
5 72 (29.63%) ISEB
6 71 (29.22%) QuickTest Pro
7 66 (27.16%) Oracle
8 63 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
9 62 (25.51%) SQL
10 60 (24.69%) QA
11 58 (23.87%) Test Scripting
12 55 (22.63%) Automated Testing
13 52 (21.40%) Software Testing
14 51 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (20.16%) Java
16 44 (18.11%) User Acceptance Testing
17 41 (16.87%) .NET
18 38 (15.64%) ETL
19 37 (15.23%) Cognos
19 37 (15.23%) Test Strategy
20 36 (14.81%) IBM
20 36 (14.81%) Rational Performance Tester
21 35 (14.40%) Oracle Database
22 34 (13.99%) Security Cleared
23 33 (13.58%) C#
24 32 (13.17%) SharePoint
24 32 (13.17%) SC Cleared
24 32 (13.17%) Test Automation
25 31 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
25 31 (12.76%) SQL Server

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 32 (13.17%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.82%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.41%) Confluence
3 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.12%) SAP FI
1 10 (4.12%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (4.12%) SAP CO
2 7 (2.88%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.47%) SAP CRM
3 6 (2.47%) SAP MM
3 6 (2.47%) SAP HR
3 6 (2.47%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.47%) LAN
1 6 (2.47%) WAN
1 6 (2.47%) HTTP
2 4 (1.65%) Internet
3 3 (1.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.40%) Oracle Database
2 31 (12.76%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.94%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (3.29%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.06%) Cognos Powerplay
8 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 73 (30.04%) Selenium
2 71 (29.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 36 (14.81%) Rational Performance Tester
4 30 (12.35%) Visual Studio
4 30 (12.35%) Toad
4 30 (12.35%) WinRunner
5 28 (11.52%) JUnit
6 27 (11.11%) JMeter
7 26 (10.70%) NeoLoad
8 22 (9.05%) PVCS
9 21 (8.64%) WebLOAD
10 18 (7.41%) WebDriver
11 14 (5.76%) TestNG
12 11 (4.53%) SilkPerformer
13 10 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (3.29%) NUnit
14 8 (3.29%) Subversion
14 8 (3.29%) Cucumber
15 7 (2.88%) SoapUI
15 7 (2.88%) Concordion
General
1 113 (46.50%) Finance
2 28 (11.52%) Banking
3 19 (7.82%) Retail
4 13 (5.35%) Games
4 13 (5.35%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.94%) Back Office
6 10 (4.12%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.47%) Front Office
8 4 (1.65%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.23%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.82%) Legal
10 2 (0.82%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 67 (27.57%) Tester
2 49 (20.16%) Test Manager
3 42 (17.28%) Consultant
4 33 (13.58%) Test Consultant
4 33 (13.58%) Performance Tester
5 32 (13.17%) Test Leader
6 26 (10.70%) Analyst
7 25 (10.29%) Test Analyst
8 21 (8.64%) Performance Test Leader
9 16 (6.58%) Performance Test Consultant
9 16 (6.58%) Performance Consultant
10 15 (6.17%) Test Coordinator
10 15 (6.17%) Coordinator
11 13 (5.35%) Senior Test Analyst
11 13 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 12 (4.94%) QA Engineer
13 11 (4.53%) Business Manager
13 11 (4.53%) Performance Manager
13 11 (4.53%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.87%) .NET
2 19 (7.82%) HTML
3 17 (7.00%) jQuery
4 14 (5.76%) .NET Framework
5 11 (4.53%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.12%) CSS
6 10 (4.12%) WCF
6 10 (4.12%) LINQ
6 10 (4.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (3.70%) CSS3
7 9 (3.70%) Ajax
8 8 (3.29%) Web Services
9 5 (2.06%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.65%) XML
10 4 (1.65%) iBATIS
10 4 (1.65%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (1.65%) Spring MVC
10 4 (1.65%) Spring
11 3 (1.23%) PowerMock
11 3 (1.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.58%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.06%) Open Source
4 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.23%) Statistics
5 3 (1.23%) Social Media
5 3 (1.23%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.23%) Online Games
5 3 (1.23%) Equities
6 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.82%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.41%) iPad
7 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.41%) RIA
7 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.41%) Handset
7 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.11%) UNIX
2 22 (9.05%) Linux
3 5 (2.06%) Windows
4 3 (1.23%) Solaris
5 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Android
6 1 (0.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (58.44%) Performance Testing
2 58 (23.87%) Test Scripting
3 55 (22.63%) Automated Testing
4 52 (21.40%) Software Testing
5 51 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (18.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 38 (15.64%) ETL
8 37 (15.23%) Test Strategy
9 32 (13.17%) Test Automation
10 31 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (8.23%) Automation Testing
12 19 (7.82%) Unit Testing
12 19 (7.82%) Scrum
13 17 (7.00%) Test Management
14 16 (6.58%) Migration
14 16 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (6.58%) TDD
15 14 (5.76%) CRM
15 14 (5.76%) Web Development
16 13 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (25.51%) SQL
2 49 (20.16%) Java
3 33 (13.58%) C#
4 17 (7.00%) C++
5 13 (5.35%) JavaScript
6 12 (4.94%) VBScript
7 11 (4.53%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.53%) Perl
7 11 (4.53%) Python
8 10 (4.12%) Ruby
9 9 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.65%) PHP
10 4 (1.65%) C
10 4 (1.65%) VBA
11 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (29.63%) ISEB
2 34 (13.99%) Security Cleared
3 32 (13.17%) SC Cleared
4 17 (7.00%) ISTQB
5 13 (5.35%) Degree
6 6 (2.47%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.06%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.23%) HP AIS
8 3 (1.23%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (24.69%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 63 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.82%) OpenView
3 1 (0.41%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 141 (58.02%) HP
2 66 (27.16%) Oracle
3 37 (15.23%) Cognos
4 36 (14.81%) IBM
5 24 (9.88%) Microsoft
6 18 (7.41%) SAP
7 6 (2.47%) Siebel
8 5 (2.06%) Informatica
9 4 (1.65%) VMware
10 2 (0.82%) Adobe
10 2 (0.82%) Citrix
11 1 (0.41%) Cerillion
11 1 (0.41%) Sun
11 1 (0.41%) Apple
11 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Dependant on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Unspecified Good Rates of Pay
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
NuEPC Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago