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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 370 440 404
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -36
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 40 36 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 0.96% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 27
Median salary £50,000 £45,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +25.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,750 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +15.29%
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
2816 3758 3451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.35% 17.31% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 3298 2892
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +55 12 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Kent +18 11 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 10 £57,500 -
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
East Sussex +22 2 - -
Hampshire -3 1 £55,000 +12.24%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 67 (64.42%) Performance Testing
2 61 (58.65%) HP
3 51 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (49.04%) Selenium
4 50 (48.08%) HP Quality Center
5 47 (45.19%) Software Testing
5 47 (45.19%) JMeter
6 46 (44.23%) Finance
7 45 (43.27%) Degree
8 39 (37.50%) Test Scripting
9 38 (36.54%) ISEB
9 38 (36.54%) Java
9 38 (36.54%) ISTQB
10 34 (32.69%) Test Automation
11 32 (30.77%) Mentoring
12 31 (29.81%) HTML
13 29 (27.88%) Visual Studio
14 28 (26.92%) Test Management
15 27 (25.96%) HP UFT
16 26 (25.00%) Waterfall
16 26 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
17 25 (24.04%) Test Strategy
17 25 (24.04%) Defect Management
17 25 (24.04%) VB
17 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
17 25 (24.04%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (23.08%) SDLC
19 23 (22.12%) Automated Testing
20 21 (20.19%) .NET
20 21 (20.19%) Functional Testing

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 13 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (2.88%) IBM Domino
2 3 (2.88%) IIS
2 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.92%) Apache
3 2 (1.92%) JBoss
3 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) MS Excel
1 11 (10.58%) MS Office
1 11 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Lorenzo
1 1 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.96%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.46%) DNS
1 14 (13.46%) Firewall
1 14 (13.46%) Internet
1 14 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.85%) WAN
3 3 (2.88%) HTTP
3 3 (2.88%) IMAP
3 3 (2.88%) NAS
3 3 (2.88%) SAN
3 3 (2.88%) SMTP
3 3 (2.88%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.96%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 51 (49.04%) Selenium
2 47 (45.19%) JMeter
3 29 (27.88%) Visual Studio
4 27 (25.96%) HP UFT
5 18 (17.31%) Gatling
6 16 (15.38%) JIRA
7 12 (11.54%) TestNG
8 11 (10.58%) WebLOAD
9 10 (9.62%) Jenkins
10 9 (8.65%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.88%) AQtime
12 2 (1.92%) NeoLoad
12 2 (1.92%) Rational Performance Tester
13 1 (0.96%) LoadUI
13 1 (0.96%) SilkPerformer
13 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.96%) Zephyr
General
1 46 (44.23%) Finance
2 16 (15.38%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Legal
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (42.31%) Test Manager
2 32 (30.77%) Tester
3 25 (24.04%) Senior Tester
4 23 (22.12%) Automation Tester
5 20 (19.23%) Senior Automation Tester
6 17 (16.35%) Performance Manager
6 17 (16.35%) Performance Test Manager
7 15 (14.42%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 15 (14.42%) Selenium Tester
8 11 (10.58%) Analyst
8 11 (10.58%) Java Automation Tester
8 11 (10.58%) Test Analyst
8 11 (10.58%) Test Leader
9 10 (9.62%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (9.62%) Senior Manager
9 10 (9.62%) Senior Test Manager
10 8 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
10 8 (7.69%) Performance Tester
10 8 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.81%) HTML
2 21 (20.19%) .NET
3 14 (13.46%) Ajax
3 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET
4 10 (9.62%) HTML5
5 3 (2.88%) MAPI
6 2 (1.92%) J2EE
6 2 (1.92%) Web Services
7 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (10.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.81%) Fintech
5 3 (2.88%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.96%) NHS
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Unix
2 5 (4.81%) Windows
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (64.42%) Performance Testing
2 51 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (45.19%) Software Testing
4 39 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 34 (32.69%) Test Automation
6 32 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 28 (26.92%) Test Management
8 26 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 26 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 25 (24.04%) Defect Management
9 25 (24.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (24.04%) Test Strategy
10 24 (23.08%) SDLC
11 23 (22.12%) Automated Testing
12 21 (20.19%) Functional Testing
13 20 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (18.27%) Process Improvement
14 19 (18.27%) Scrum
15 18 (17.31%) Open Source
15 18 (17.31%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.54%) Java
2 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
2 25 (24.04%) VB
3 18 (17.31%) VBScript
4 14 (13.46%) Perl
5 13 (12.50%) SQL
6 9 (8.65%) C#
7 4 (3.85%) C++
7 4 (3.85%) Python
8 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (43.27%) Degree
2 38 (36.54%) ISEB
2 38 (36.54%) ISTQB
3 18 (17.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (14.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 13 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.85%) VMware ESX
1 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (48.08%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.85%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.96%) Grafana
3 1 (0.96%) Graphite
3 1 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 61 (58.65%) HP
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.58%) SAP
4 10 (9.62%) Citrix
5 8 (7.69%) Oracle
6 6 (5.77%) IBM
7 4 (3.85%) VMware
8 3 (2.88%) Dynatrace
9 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.92%) SOASTA, Inc
10 1 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.96%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.96%) Splunk
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