The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 102 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.21% 0.088% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.03% 0.56% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £50,580
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.80%
LoadRunner
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
290 179 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.73% 15.84% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 265 163 151
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Milton Keynes region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix