The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 60 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.54% 1.21% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.68% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,164
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.25%
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
112 200 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.11% 30.21% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 97 184 140
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
2 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 3 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) QA

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
2 3 (33.33%) JMeter
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP