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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 537 445 463
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +18
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 97 165 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 2.30% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 73 144 168
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.67% +23.45%
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
7613 7164 7463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.53% 16.09% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6038 6503
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 -28 21 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Docklands, London -1 3 - -
Greenford - 3 - -
Paddington - 3 - -
Chessington - 1 £50,000 -
Ealing - 1 £56,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 151 (61.89%) Performance Testing
2 119 (48.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 118 (48.36%) HP
4 106 (43.44%) Finance
5 89 (36.48%) Selenium
6 85 (34.84%) Test Scripting
7 72 (29.51%) QA
8 69 (28.28%) JMeter
9 67 (27.46%) ISEB
10 63 (25.82%) HP Quality Center
11 51 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (19.26%) Java
13 46 (18.85%) Banking
14 43 (17.62%) Test Automation
15 40 (16.39%) Test Strategy
16 38 (15.57%) .NET
17 37 (15.16%) Scrum
18 36 (14.75%) C#
19 35 (14.34%) ISTQB
19 35 (14.34%) User Acceptance Testing
20 34 (13.93%) Retail
20 34 (13.93%) SQL
21 29 (11.89%) Software Testing
21 29 (11.89%) Automated Testing
21 29 (11.89%) Microsoft
22 27 (11.07%) Visual Studio
22 27 (11.07%) Degree
23 25 (10.25%) Test Management
23 25 (10.25%) E-Commerce
23 25 (10.25%) Telecoms

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (5.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.23%) IIS
2 3 (1.23%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.41%) Apache
3 1 (0.41%) Confluence
3 1 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.41%) LiveLink
Applications
1 11 (4.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (5.33%) SAP SD
1 13 (5.33%) SAP MM
2 8 (3.28%) SAP HR
2 8 (3.28%) SAP FI
2 8 (3.28%) SAP CRM
2 8 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (3.28%) SAP CO
3 5 (2.05%) SAP APO
3 5 (2.05%) SAP PP
3 5 (2.05%) SAP WM
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.69%) HTTP
2 5 (2.05%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.23%) Internet
3 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) DNS
4 1 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.41%) WAN
4 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.23%) DB2
4 3 (1.23%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.41%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 119 (48.77%) QuickTest Pro
2 89 (36.48%) Selenium
3 69 (28.28%) JMeter
4 27 (11.07%) Visual Studio
5 20 (8.20%) WebDriver
6 15 (6.15%) SilkPerformer
7 14 (5.74%) Visual Studio Team System
8 13 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (5.33%) NeoLoad
9 12 (4.92%) LoadUI
10 10 (4.10%) JUnit
11 9 (3.69%) JIRA
11 9 (3.69%) WebLOAD
11 9 (3.69%) Facilita Forecast
12 8 (3.28%) Rational Performance Tester
12 8 (3.28%) Cucumber
12 8 (3.28%) NUnit
13 7 (2.87%) TestDirector
13 7 (2.87%) SoapUI
14 5 (2.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 106 (43.44%) Finance
2 46 (18.85%) Banking
3 34 (13.93%) Retail
4 25 (10.25%) Telecoms
5 15 (6.15%) Front Office
6 12 (4.92%) Law
7 8 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.46%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.46%) Back Office
9 4 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.64%) Publishing
10 3 (1.23%) Games
11 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (36.89%) Tester
2 59 (24.18%) Consultant
3 41 (16.80%) Test Analyst
3 41 (16.80%) Analyst
3 41 (16.80%) Test Consultant
4 39 (15.98%) Performance Tester
5 32 (13.11%) Performance Test Consultant
5 32 (13.11%) Performance Consultant
6 26 (10.66%) Test Leader
7 25 (10.25%) Test Manager
8 18 (7.38%) Performance Test Analyst
8 18 (7.38%) Performance Analyst
9 17 (6.97%) Performance Test Leader
10 16 (6.56%) Technical Tester
11 15 (6.15%) Senior Tester
12 13 (5.33%) SAP Consultant
12 13 (5.33%) Development Manager
13 11 (4.51%) Non-Functional Tester
14 10 (4.10%) Senior Performance Tester
15 8 (3.28%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.57%) .NET
2 16 (6.56%) HTML
3 14 (5.74%) .NET Framework
4 13 (5.33%) jQuery
4 13 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.92%) CSS
5 12 (4.92%) WCF
5 12 (4.92%) LINQ
5 12 (4.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (4.92%) CSS3
6 9 (3.69%) Web Services
7 4 (1.64%) SOAP
7 4 (1.64%) J2EE
7 4 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (1.64%) Ajax
8 3 (1.23%) Middleware
8 3 (1.23%) XML
8 3 (1.23%) Flash
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.74%) Open Source
3 13 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.28%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.87%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.05%) Statistics
8 5 (2.05%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.64%) Equities
9 4 (1.64%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.64%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.23%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.82%) Handset
12 1 (0.41%) GIS
12 1 (0.41%) EPoS
12 1 (0.41%) RIA
12 1 (0.41%) New Media
12 1 (0.41%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.02%) UNIX
2 18 (7.38%) Windows
3 12 (4.92%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.28%) Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Android
5 1 (0.41%) Solaris
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (61.89%) Performance Testing
2 85 (34.84%) Test Scripting
3 51 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (17.62%) Test Automation
5 40 (16.39%) Test Strategy
6 37 (15.16%) Scrum
7 35 (14.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (11.89%) Automated Testing
8 29 (11.89%) Software Testing
9 25 (10.25%) E-Commerce
9 25 (10.25%) Test Management
10 24 (9.84%) TDD
11 21 (8.61%) Regression Testing
12 20 (8.20%) Automation Testing
13 18 (7.38%) BDD
14 17 (6.97%) Functional Testing
15 16 (6.56%) Load Testing
16 15 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (6.15%) Mentoring
17 14 (5.74%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (19.26%) Java
2 36 (14.75%) C#
3 34 (13.93%) SQL
4 19 (7.79%) C++
5 15 (6.15%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.87%) C
7 5 (2.05%) Korn
8 4 (1.64%) VBA
9 3 (1.23%) Python
9 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.82%) VB
10 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.82%) Ruby
11 1 (0.41%) sed
11 1 (0.41%) AWK
11 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (27.46%) ISEB
2 35 (14.34%) ISTQB
3 27 (11.07%) Degree
4 21 (8.61%) Security Cleared
5 19 (7.79%) SC Cleared
6 18 (7.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (4.51%) HP ASE
8 10 (4.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 7 (2.87%) Brainbench
10 2 (0.82%) HP AIS
11 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (29.51%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) vSphere
1 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 63 (25.82%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (4.92%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 118 (48.36%) HP
2 29 (11.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (9.02%) SAP
4 20 (8.20%) Oracle
5 12 (4.92%) Altiris
6 6 (2.46%) Siebel
6 6 (2.46%) Adobe
7 5 (2.05%) IBM
8 4 (1.64%) Citrix
9 3 (1.23%) Seapine
9 3 (1.23%) SOASTA, Inc
9 3 (1.23%) Cognos
10 1 (0.41%) Sun
10 1 (0.41%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.41%) Algorithmics
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago