The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 71 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 1.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 7.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
LoadRunner
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
139 89 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.72% 14.22% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 133 71 105
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £51,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Sheffield

LoadRunner
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) FitNesse
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP