The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 125 121
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.11% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.70% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 10
Average salary - £42,500 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.02%
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £48,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +15.47%
LoadRunner
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
210 285 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.02% 15.76% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 153 248 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

LoadRunner
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 9 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 9 (100.00%) JMeter
1 9 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (88.89%) eggPlant
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) WinRunner
1 9 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 9 (100.00%) JMeter
2 8 (88.89%) eggPlant
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Siebel
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix