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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 390 425 407
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 52 48 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 1.37% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 62
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
3239 3500 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.72% 16.48% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2930 2949 2977
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 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +35 29 £45,000 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire - 12 £55,000 -
Kent +7 5 £50,000 +81.81%
Surrey +15 2 £52,500 +16.66%
West Sussex - 2 £35,750 -
East Sussex -1 1 - -
Hampshire -11 1 - - 1
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 56 (75.68%) Performance Testing
2 45 (60.81%) Java
2 45 (60.81%) JMeter
3 44 (59.46%) Test Automation
4 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (55.41%) Selenium
6 40 (54.05%) Finance
7 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
8 37 (50.00%) Functional Testing
9 36 (48.65%) Degree
10 35 (47.30%) Software Testing
11 30 (40.54%) HP
11 30 (40.54%) ISEB
12 28 (37.84%) ISTQB
12 28 (37.84%) Non-Functional Testing
12 28 (37.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 26 (35.14%) VB
13 26 (35.14%) Test Scripting
14 25 (33.78%) Visual Studio
14 25 (33.78%) HTML
14 25 (33.78%) HP UFT
15 24 (32.43%) Automated Testing
15 24 (32.43%) QA
15 24 (32.43%) HP Quality Center
15 24 (32.43%) Open Source
16 23 (31.08%) SDLC
16 23 (31.08%) Gatling
17 21 (28.38%) .NET
18 20 (27.03%) Perl
18 20 (27.03%) 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 16 (21.62%) CMS
2 5 (6.76%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) Firewall
2 18 (24.32%) DNS
2 18 (24.32%) Internet
2 18 (24.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.05%) HTTP
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) DB2
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (60.81%) JMeter
2 41 (55.41%) Selenium
3 25 (33.78%) HP UFT
3 25 (33.78%) Visual Studio
4 23 (31.08%) Gatling
5 17 (22.97%) TestNG
6 13 (17.57%) WebLOAD
7 11 (14.86%) JIRA
8 6 (8.11%) Introscope
9 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
9 5 (6.76%) WebDriver
10 4 (5.41%) Eclipse
10 4 (5.41%) JUnit
10 4 (5.41%) Selenium IDE
11 2 (2.70%) eggPlant
11 2 (2.70%) Ranorex
11 2 (2.70%) SilkPerformer
11 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
11 2 (2.70%) Subversion
11 2 (2.70%) Zephyr
General
1 40 (54.05%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (44.59%) Tester
2 27 (36.49%) Senior Tester
3 23 (31.08%) Automation Tester
4 20 (27.03%) Senior Automation Tester
5 18 (24.32%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 18 (24.32%) Selenium Tester
6 16 (21.62%) Test Manager
7 14 (18.92%) Java Automation Tester
8 12 (16.22%) Analyst
8 12 (16.22%) Test Analyst
9 10 (13.51%) Performance Analyst
9 10 (13.51%) Performance Test Analyst
10 7 (9.46%) Performance Tester
10 7 (9.46%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (9.46%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (8.11%) Senior Performance Analyst
11 6 (8.11%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
11 6 (8.11%) Senior Performance Tester
12 5 (6.76%) Systems Tester
13 4 (5.41%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) HTML
2 21 (28.38%) .NET
3 19 (25.68%) Ajax
4 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.11%) Web Services
6 4 (5.41%) HTML5
7 3 (4.05%) CSS
7 3 (4.05%) XML
8 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (8.11%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.05%) Fintech
4 3 (4.05%) Social Media
5 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.70%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.70%) DataPower
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Android
1 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (75.68%) Performance Testing
2 44 (59.46%) Test Automation
3 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (50.00%) Functional Testing
5 35 (47.30%) Software Testing
6 28 (37.84%) Non-Functional Testing
7 26 (35.14%) Test Scripting
8 24 (32.43%) Automated Testing
8 24 (32.43%) Open Source
9 23 (31.08%) SDLC
10 20 (27.03%) Scrum
11 19 (25.68%) Defect Management
11 19 (25.68%) Waterfall
12 17 (22.97%) CRM
12 17 (22.97%) Kanban
12 17 (22.97%) Workflow
12 17 (22.97%) Workflow Management
13 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (21.62%) DevOps
13 16 (21.62%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) Java
2 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.14%) VB
4 20 (27.03%) Perl
5 18 (24.32%) SQL
5 18 (24.32%) VBScript
6 7 (9.46%) C#
7 6 (8.11%) C
8 3 (4.05%) COBOL
9 2 (2.70%) C++
10 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (48.65%) Degree
2 30 (40.54%) ISEB
3 28 (37.84%) ISTQB
3 28 (37.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (4.05%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.70%) CCNA
6 2 (2.70%) CCNP
6 2 (2.70%) CCSA
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (32.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (32.43%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (8.11%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.70%) Control-M
4 1 (1.35%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 30 (40.54%) HP
2 6 (8.11%) AppDynamics
2 6 (8.11%) CA
2 6 (8.11%) Dynatrace
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.70%) BMC
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco
4 2 (2.70%) Compuware
4 2 (2.70%) F5
4 2 (2.70%) Juniper
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) webMethods
South East
Cognizant
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