The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / South West
Rank 210 236 241
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 21 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.03% 1.02% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.21% +18.88%

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1032 985 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.87% 17.58% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 859 867 950
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the South West

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in the South West

LoadRunner
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Gloucestershire +4 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Cornwall - 4 - - 2
Bristol +7 3 - -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) C++
2 21 (63.64%) ISEB
2 21 (63.64%) DV Cleared
2 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 20 (60.61%) ISTQB
3 20 (60.61%) C#
4 19 (57.58%) Selenium
5 17 (51.52%) HP
6 16 (48.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (45.45%) Linux
7 15 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
8 14 (42.42%) JMeter
9 13 (39.39%) Performance Testing
10 12 (36.36%) Cucumber
10 12 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
11 11 (33.33%) Python
11 11 (33.33%) ITIL
12 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
12 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
13 9 (27.27%) Functional Testing
13 9 (27.27%) Unix
14 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
14 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
14 8 (24.24%) Integration Testing
14 8 (24.24%) JIRA
14 8 (24.24%) Ruby
15 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
15 7 (21.21%) Windows

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Selenium
2 14 (42.42%) JMeter
3 12 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 8 (24.24%) JIRA
5 5 (15.15%) JUnit
5 5 (15.15%) TestNG
6 4 (12.12%) LoadUI
6 4 (12.12%) Ranorex
6 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
7 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
8 2 (6.06%) NeoLoad
9 1 (3.03%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Billing
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
1 20 (60.61%) Test Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Software Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Software Test Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 10 (30.30%) Tester
5 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Software Tester
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Technical Test Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Tester
10 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
10 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner Tester
10 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
10 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Unix
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (39.39%) Performance Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
5 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
6 9 (27.27%) Functional Testing
7 8 (24.24%) Integration Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (18.18%) SDLC
10 5 (15.15%) OpenUP
10 5 (15.15%) User Stories
11 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
11 4 (12.12%) ITSM
11 4 (12.12%) Service Management
11 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Test Management
11 4 (12.12%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) C++
3 20 (60.61%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) Python
5 8 (24.24%) Ruby
5 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
6 7 (21.21%) C
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) DV Cleared
1 21 (63.64%) ISEB
1 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 20 (60.61%) ISTQB
3 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) HP
2 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
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