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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 66 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 9 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.27% - 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.33% - 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
208 153 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.46% 20.48% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 197 132 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,800 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Management
2 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (90.00%) HP UFT
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) JIRA
3 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Web Testing
4 6 (60.00%) ISEB
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (60.00%) JMeter
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
6 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (40.00%) FitNesse
6 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) Law
6 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Banking
6 4 (40.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
8 1 (10.00%) Line Management

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) HP UFT
2 8 (80.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) JMeter
4 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (40.00%) FitNesse
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Law
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Test Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Test Management
2 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Web Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Line Management
7 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP