The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 374 416 419
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +3
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 61 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.91% 1.37% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 47 26
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,164
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.25%
LoadRunner
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3195 3716 3411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.19% 17.84% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2804 3252 2780
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the South East region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in the South East

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in the South East

LoadRunner
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +30 26 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 16 £58,750 +23.68%
Kent +12 9 £50,000 +81.81%
Surrey +19 4 £52,500 -
West Sussex +16 3 £34,000 -9.33%
East Sussex - 2 - -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 76 (72.38%) Performance Testing
2 64 (60.95%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (58.10%) Selenium
4 59 (56.19%) Finance
5 58 (55.24%) Software Testing
6 57 (54.29%) Degree
7 56 (53.33%) HP
8 55 (52.38%) Java
8 55 (52.38%) JMeter
9 53 (50.48%) Test Automation
10 50 (47.62%) Test Scripting
11 47 (44.76%) Functional Testing
12 46 (43.81%) JavaScript
13 45 (42.86%) HTML
13 45 (42.86%) ISEB
14 43 (40.95%) Visual Studio
15 41 (39.05%) HP Quality Center
16 39 (37.14%) VB
17 35 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
17 35 (33.33%) SDLC
17 35 (33.33%) Gatling
18 34 (32.38%) .NET
18 34 (32.38%) Defect Management
18 34 (32.38%) QA
18 34 (32.38%) ISTQB
19 33 (31.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 33 (31.43%) Scrum
20 32 (30.48%) Automated Testing
20 32 (30.48%) Open Source
21 31 (29.52%) Perl

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (24.76%) CMS
2 4 (3.81%) IIS
3 2 (1.90%) Apache
3 2 (1.90%) IBM Domino
3 2 (1.90%) JBoss
3 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.62%) MS Office
2 8 (7.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Lorenzo
1 1 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.62%) DNS
1 29 (27.62%) Internet
1 29 (27.62%) TCP/IP
2 28 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (3.81%) HTTP
3 4 (3.81%) SAN
3 4 (3.81%) WAN
4 3 (2.86%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.90%) IMAP
5 2 (1.90%) NAS
5 2 (1.90%) SMTP
6 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.95%) DB2
2 1 (0.95%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 61 (58.10%) Selenium
2 55 (52.38%) JMeter
3 43 (40.95%) Visual Studio
4 35 (33.33%) Gatling
5 30 (28.57%) HP UFT
6 26 (24.76%) TestNG
7 14 (13.33%) JIRA
8 7 (6.67%) Cucumber
9 6 (5.71%) WebLOAD
10 5 (4.76%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.86%) AQtime
11 3 (2.86%) SilkPerformer
12 2 (1.90%) eggPlant
12 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.90%) NeoLoad
12 2 (1.90%) Ranorex
12 2 (1.90%) Rational Functional Tester
12 2 (1.90%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.90%) Subversion
12 2 (1.90%) Zephyr
General
1 59 (56.19%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Banking
3 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.81%) Legal
4 4 (3.81%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Games
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (40.95%) Tester
2 37 (35.24%) Automation Tester
3 35 (33.33%) Senior Tester
4 34 (32.38%) Test Manager
5 32 (30.48%) Senior Automation Tester
6 28 (26.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 28 (26.67%) Selenium Tester
7 22 (20.95%) Java Automation Tester
8 11 (10.48%) Performance Manager
8 11 (10.48%) Performance Test Manager
9 8 (7.62%) Performance Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) Test Analyst
11 6 (5.71%) Automation Test Analyst
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Manager
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Test Manager
11 6 (5.71%) Test Leader
12 5 (4.76%) Consultant
12 5 (4.76%) Performance Tester
12 5 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.86%) HTML
2 34 (32.38%) .NET
3 30 (28.57%) Ajax
4 28 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 11 (10.48%) HTML5
6 5 (4.76%) Web Services
7 2 (1.90%) CSS
7 2 (1.90%) J2EE
7 2 (1.90%) MAPI
8 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.76%) Fintech
4 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
6 1 (0.95%) Social Media
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Unix
1 4 (3.81%) Windows
2 3 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (72.38%) Performance Testing
2 64 (60.95%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (55.24%) Software Testing
4 53 (50.48%) Test Automation
5 50 (47.62%) Test Scripting
6 47 (44.76%) Functional Testing
7 35 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 35 (33.33%) SDLC
8 34 (32.38%) Defect Management
9 33 (31.43%) Scrum
10 32 (30.48%) Automated Testing
10 32 (30.48%) Open Source
11 28 (26.67%) Kanban
11 28 (26.67%) Workflow
11 28 (26.67%) Workflow Management
12 27 (25.71%) CRM
12 27 (25.71%) Test Management
13 26 (24.76%) Agile Testing
13 26 (24.76%) DevOps
14 25 (23.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.38%) Java
2 46 (43.81%) JavaScript
3 39 (37.14%) VB
4 31 (29.52%) Perl
5 28 (26.67%) VBScript
6 12 (11.43%) C#
7 10 (9.52%) SQL
8 5 (4.76%) C++
8 5 (4.76%) Python
9 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.95%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 57 (54.29%) Degree
2 45 (42.86%) ISEB
3 34 (32.38%) ISTQB
4 33 (31.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 9 (8.57%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (32.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (39.05%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.86%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.95%) Grafana
3 1 (0.95%) Graphite
Vendors
1 56 (53.33%) HP
2 12 (11.43%) SAP
3 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.52%) Citrix
5 5 (4.76%) IBM
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle
7 2 (1.90%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.90%) VMware
8 1 (0.95%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.95%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.95%) Splunk
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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