The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 128 146 137
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 10 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.28% 1.17% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
LoadRunner
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
305 257 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.80% 11.65% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 268 213 281
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Reading

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Reading

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Reading

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 10 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JMeter
3 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Selenium
5 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) IBM
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Change Control
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) AQtime
7 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (25.00%) Presales
7 3 (25.00%) Perfmon
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Domino
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (16.67%) IMAP
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JMeter
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) AQtime
4 3 (25.00%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (25.00%) WebLOAD
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) eggPlant
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 2 (16.67%) JBehave
5 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
5 2 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (16.67%) RSpec
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Test Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Performance Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Performance Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Test Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Test Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Test Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) MAPI
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) API Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (25.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
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