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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 73 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.26% 1.36% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 10.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £46,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +12.35%
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
151 99 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.71% 13.43% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 142 77 81
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP