The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 60 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.48% - 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.34% - 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £41,250 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 - £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
97 78 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.04% 15.66% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 74 76 94
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LoadRunner
South Yorkshire

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 24 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) ISEB
2 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
3 9 (81.82%) Retail Banking
3 9 (81.82%) Project Planning
3 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 9 (81.82%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 9 (81.82%) Banking
3 9 (81.82%) Retail
3 9 (81.82%) Investment Banking
3 9 (81.82%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) E-Learning
4 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) V-Model
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 9 (81.82%) Retail Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
1 9 (81.82%) Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
1 9 (81.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Performance Test Consultant
1 9 (81.82%) Performance Consultant
1 9 (81.82%) Consultant
1 9 (81.82%) Test Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 9 (81.82%) Project Planning
2 9 (81.82%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) V-Model
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP