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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 52 64
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 1.10% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category - 6.49% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.67% +23.45%
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
164 77 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.19% 16.89% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 140 69 70
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,225 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Test Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Test Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP