The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 94 86
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.10% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.85% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +17.57%
LoadRunner
Oxfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
103 117 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.98% 11.85% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 108 74
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Siebel
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Test Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Test Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Siebel
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix