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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / South East
Rank 346 427 379
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -48
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 44 22 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.66% 0.65% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 32
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.95% +17.22%

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
2658 3396 3343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.88% 17.66% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 3000 2869
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,977
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Kent +21 16 £47,500 -20.83%
Berkshire +52 14 £53,750 +34.37% 1
Hampshire +13 7 £35,000 - 1
Surrey +36 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £47,500 -
West Sussex +16 2 £55,000 +29.41%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 59 (60.20%) HP
2 57 (58.16%) Performance Testing
3 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (47.96%) Selenium
5 46 (46.94%) Software Testing
5 46 (46.94%) HP Quality Center
6 43 (43.88%) ISTQB
6 43 (43.88%) Degree
7 40 (40.82%) Finance
7 40 (40.82%) JMeter
8 37 (37.76%) Test Automation
9 35 (35.71%) HP UFT
10 30 (30.61%) Java
10 30 (30.61%) Mentoring
11 29 (29.59%) Test Scripting
12 28 (28.57%) Test Strategy
13 26 (26.53%) Test Management
13 26 (26.53%) HTML
13 26 (26.53%) Visual Studio
14 24 (24.49%) JIRA
14 24 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (23.47%) Automated Testing
15 23 (23.47%) ISEB
16 22 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (21.43%) Process Improvement
18 20 (20.41%) Waterfall
18 20 (20.41%) Defect Management
19 19 (19.39%) People Management
20 18 (18.37%) Non-Functional Testing
20 18 (18.37%) Scrum

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 9 (9.18%) CMS
2 4 (4.08%) IBM Domino
2 4 (4.08%) IIS
2 4 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.04%) Apache
3 2 (2.04%) JBoss
3 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 7 (7.14%) MS Office
1 7 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Lorenzo
1 1 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) DNS
1 10 (10.20%) Firewall
1 10 (10.20%) Internet
1 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.08%) IMAP
2 4 (4.08%) NAS
2 4 (4.08%) SAN
2 4 (4.08%) SMTP
2 4 (4.08%) WAN
2 4 (4.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 47 (47.96%) Selenium
2 40 (40.82%) JMeter
3 35 (35.71%) HP UFT
4 26 (26.53%) Visual Studio
5 24 (24.49%) JIRA
6 12 (12.24%) WebLOAD
7 10 (10.20%) Gatling
7 10 (10.20%) Jenkins
8 8 (8.16%) TestNG
9 7 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 7 (7.14%) Eclipse
9 7 (7.14%) IntelliJ
9 7 (7.14%) SoapUI
10 6 (6.12%) JIRA Agile
10 6 (6.12%) WebDriver
11 4 (4.08%) AQtime
11 4 (4.08%) Zephyr
12 2 (2.04%) Maven
12 2 (2.04%) Rational Performance Tester
13 1 (1.02%) SilkPerformer
General
1 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Banking
3 9 (9.18%) Legal
4 5 (5.10%) Marketing
5 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (44.90%) Test Manager
2 21 (21.43%) Tester
3 16 (16.33%) Senior Tester
4 14 (14.29%) Performance Manager
4 14 (14.29%) Performance Test Manager
5 12 (12.24%) Automation Tester
6 11 (11.22%) Test Leader
7 10 (10.20%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 10 (10.20%) Selenium Tester
7 10 (10.20%) Senior Automation Tester
7 10 (10.20%) Test Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Analyst
8 9 (9.18%) Performance Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Performance Tester
8 9 (9.18%) Test Analyst
9 8 (8.16%) Automation Test Analyst
9 8 (8.16%) Java Automation Tester
9 8 (8.16%) Senior Manager
9 8 (8.16%) Senior Test Manager
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.53%) HTML
2 16 (16.33%) .NET
3 10 (10.20%) Ajax
3 10 (10.20%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.20%) HTML5
4 8 (8.16%) Web Services
5 4 (4.08%) JMS
5 4 (4.08%) MAPI
6 2 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.02%) Fintech
4 1 (1.02%) NHS
4 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Unix
2 6 (6.12%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (58.16%) Performance Testing
2 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (46.94%) Software Testing
4 37 (37.76%) Test Automation
5 30 (30.61%) Mentoring
6 29 (29.59%) Test Scripting
7 28 (28.57%) Test Strategy
8 26 (26.53%) Test Management
9 24 (24.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (23.47%) Automated Testing
11 22 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (21.43%) Process Improvement
13 20 (20.41%) Defect Management
13 20 (20.41%) Waterfall
14 19 (19.39%) People Management
15 18 (18.37%) Non-Functional Testing
15 18 (18.37%) Scrum
16 16 (16.33%) Project Management
16 16 (16.33%) SDLC
16 16 (16.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) Java
2 16 (16.33%) VB
3 15 (15.31%) SQL
4 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 13 (13.27%) VBScript
6 10 (10.20%) C#
6 10 (10.20%) Perl
7 4 (4.08%) C
7 4 (4.08%) C++
7 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (43.88%) Degree
1 43 (43.88%) ISTQB
2 23 (23.47%) ISEB
3 14 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 10 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (8.16%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
1 6 (6.12%) VMware ESX
1 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (46.94%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.10%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.02%) Grafana
3 1 (1.02%) Graphite
3 1 (1.02%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 59 (60.20%) HP
2 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.20%) Citrix
3 10 (10.20%) SAP
4 6 (6.12%) IBM
4 6 (6.12%) VMware
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle
6 3 (3.06%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.04%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.04%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.02%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.02%) Splunk
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