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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 127 138 120
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 2 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.22% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% 1.83% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +44.92%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
233 273 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.37% 11.90% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 208 225 217
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Ranorex
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
4 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Appium
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Groovy
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) Appium
3 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) WebLOAD
4 1 (16.67%) JBehave
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (16.67%) RSpec
4 1 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Performance Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Performance Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Groovy
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM