The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 125 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.27% 0.49% 0.062%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 4.89% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
326 184 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.45% 10.04% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 261 179 211
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LoadRunner
South East

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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -2 1 £50,000 -9.09%
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (100.00%) JMeter
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (90.91%) WinRunner
3 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 6 (54.55%) eggPlant
5 5 (45.45%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (36.36%) Facilita Forecast
6 4 (36.36%) Open Source
6 4 (36.36%) GIS
6 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (36.36%) Siebel
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) ISEB
7 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
7 1 (9.09%) Selenium
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Test Management

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (100.00%) JMeter
2 10 (90.91%) WinRunner
3 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
3 6 (54.55%) eggPlant
4 5 (45.45%) SilkPerformer
5 4 (36.36%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Test Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
1 4 (36.36%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (81.82%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Siebel
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle