The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 73 86 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.10% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% 1.11% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +26.43%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+30.71% -12.06%
Development Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
148 90 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.73% 9.15% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 135 83 49
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £32,594
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +41.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
LoadRunner
Oxfordshire

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Oxford

LoadRunner
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) WinRunner

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix