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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 575 580 555
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 85 93 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% 1.27% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 64 81 118
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
8125 7310 8621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.26% 16.18% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7080 6092 7170
Median salary £57,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +55 18 £52,500 -25.00% 3
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 86 (63.24%) JMeter
2 62 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (45.59%) HP
3 61 (44.85%) Performance Testing
4 59 (43.38%) Finance
5 50 (36.76%) Java
6 49 (36.03%) JIRA
7 46 (33.82%) Selenium
8 41 (30.15%) QA
8 41 (30.15%) .NET
9 37 (27.21%) Scrum
9 37 (27.21%) Non-Functional Testing
10 34 (25.00%) ISEB
11 33 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (23.53%) Test Management
12 32 (23.53%) Test Automation
12 32 (23.53%) ISTQB
13 30 (22.06%) Citrix
13 30 (22.06%) SQL
14 29 (21.32%) Open Source
15 27 (19.85%) HP Quality Center
16 26 (19.12%) Cucumber
16 26 (19.12%) TDD
16 26 (19.12%) C#
16 26 (19.12%) Oracle
17 24 (17.65%) Security Cleared
18 22 (16.18%) BDD
19 21 (15.44%) Hudson
20 20 (14.71%) Jenkins
20 20 (14.71%) HP UFT

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 15 (11.03%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.56%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.88%) Apache
4 7 (5.15%) Documentum
4 7 (5.15%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.41%) Jetty
6 2 (1.47%) IIS
7 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (2.94%) MS Project
2 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) LAN
1 5 (3.68%) WAN
2 4 (2.94%) HTTP
2 4 (2.94%) LDAP
3 2 (1.47%) DNS
3 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.56%) MySQL
2 12 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.15%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.21%) Big Data
5 2 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.74%) DB2
6 1 (0.74%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 86 (63.24%) JMeter
2 49 (36.03%) JIRA
3 46 (33.82%) Selenium
4 26 (19.12%) Cucumber
5 21 (15.44%) Hudson
6 20 (14.71%) HP UFT
6 20 (14.71%) Jenkins
7 16 (11.76%) JUnit
8 13 (9.56%) WATIR
9 11 (8.09%) RSpec
9 11 (8.09%) Visual Studio
10 10 (7.35%) Git (software)
11 9 (6.62%) The Grinder
11 9 (6.62%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (6.62%) WebDriver
12 8 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (5.15%) EasyMock
13 7 (5.15%) FindBugs
13 7 (5.15%) jMock
13 7 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (43.38%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Banking
3 8 (5.88%) Games
4 7 (5.15%) Publishing
5 6 (4.41%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.41%) Retail
6 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.21%) Marketing
8 2 (1.47%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.74%) Law
9 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (28.68%) Tester
2 32 (23.53%) Analyst
3 28 (20.59%) Test Analyst
4 25 (18.38%) Performance Tester
4 25 (18.38%) Test Leader
5 21 (15.44%) Performance Test Leader
6 19 (13.97%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 19 (13.97%) LoadRunner Tester
7 14 (10.29%) QA Engineer
7 14 (10.29%) Senior Tester
8 12 (8.82%) Senior Performance Tester
9 10 (7.35%) Architect
9 10 (7.35%) Performance Analyst
9 10 (7.35%) Performance Engineer
9 10 (7.35%) Performance Test Analyst
10 9 (6.62%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
11 8 (5.88%) QA Analyst
11 8 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.15%) .NET
2 12 (8.82%) Gherkin
3 10 (7.35%) SOAP
4 9 (6.62%) Ajax
5 7 (5.15%) Hibernate
5 7 (5.15%) JPA
5 7 (5.15%) Middleware
5 7 (5.15%) REST
5 7 (5.15%) XML
6 6 (4.41%) Java EE
6 6 (4.41%) Java RMI
6 6 (4.41%) JMS
6 6 (4.41%) JSF
6 6 (4.41%) LAMP
6 6 (4.41%) OSGi
6 6 (4.41%) Spring
7 5 (3.68%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (3.68%) JDBC
7 5 (3.68%) RESTful
7 5 (3.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Fintech
2 11 (8.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.41%) Cybercrime
4 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.68%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.94%) User Experience
7 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.47%) Tandem
8 1 (0.74%) Derivative
8 1 (0.74%) Equities
8 1 (0.74%) IPTV
8 1 (0.74%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.74%) Online Games
8 1 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.71%) Unix
2 19 (13.97%) Windows
3 17 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (1.47%) Android
4 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.85%) Performance Testing
3 37 (27.21%) Non-Functional Testing
3 37 (27.21%) Scrum
4 33 (24.26%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 32 (23.53%) Test Management
6 29 (21.32%) Open Source
7 26 (19.12%) TDD
8 22 (16.18%) BDD
9 19 (13.97%) Test Scripting
10 18 (13.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (11.76%) Kanban
11 16 (11.76%) Regression Testing
12 15 (11.03%) Functional Testing
13 14 (10.29%) Load Testing
14 12 (8.82%) Automated Testing
14 12 (8.82%) Security Testing
14 12 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (8.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 50 (36.76%) Java
2 30 (22.06%) SQL
3 26 (19.12%) C#
4 17 (12.50%) Ruby
5 9 (6.62%) C++
5 9 (6.62%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.88%) Groovy
7 7 (5.15%) Python
8 6 (4.41%) C
8 6 (4.41%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.41%) PHP
8 6 (4.41%) VB
9 4 (2.94%) Scala
10 3 (2.21%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.21%) VBScript
11 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (25.00%) ISEB
2 32 (23.53%) ISTQB
3 24 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 16 (11.76%) Degree
4 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 12 (8.82%) DV Cleared
5 12 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.68%) HP ASE
7 2 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (30.15%) QA
2 6 (4.41%) SLA
3 2 (1.47%) SDET
4 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (19.85%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (4.41%) MOM
3 3 (2.21%) Grafana
4 2 (1.47%) Graphite
4 2 (1.47%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (1.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 62 (45.59%) HP
2 30 (22.06%) Citrix
3 26 (19.12%) Oracle
4 10 (7.35%) IBM
5 9 (6.62%) WorldPay
6 6 (4.41%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.94%) SAP
8 2 (1.47%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.47%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.47%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.47%) Qualys
8 2 (1.47%) VMware
9 1 (0.74%) CollabNet
9 1 (0.74%) F5
9 1 (0.74%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.74%) Sun
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