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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 220 241 225
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 15 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.035% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.46% 0.18% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 10
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1024 1087 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.30% 18.82% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 897 929 916
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram 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 24 May 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
Gloucestershire - 11 £45,000 - 3
Dorset +8 4 £85,000 +47.82%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 West region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 18 (78.26%) Java
1 18 (78.26%) ISEB
1 18 (78.26%) Non-Functional Testing
2 17 (73.91%) DV Cleared
2 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
3 14 (60.87%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (56.52%) Selenium
5 12 (52.17%) Unix
6 11 (47.83%) Test Management
7 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
7 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
7 10 (43.48%) C++
7 10 (43.48%) Python
7 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
8 9 (39.13%) Ruby
8 9 (39.13%) Functional Testing
9 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
9 8 (34.78%) Linux
9 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
10 7 (30.43%) Internet
10 7 (30.43%) LAN
10 7 (30.43%) WAN
10 7 (30.43%) VB
10 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 7 (30.43%) C#
10 7 (30.43%) Windows
10 7 (30.43%) ITIL
10 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (30.43%) TDD
10 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Internet
1 7 (30.43%) LAN
1 7 (30.43%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Selenium
2 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) RSpec
3 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
3 6 (26.09%) JUnit
3 6 (26.09%) SpecFlow
4 4 (17.39%) TestNG
5 3 (13.04%) HP UFT
5 3 (13.04%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (4.35%) JMeter
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.35%) YourKit
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
1 18 (78.26%) Test Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Test Manager
3 8 (34.78%) Tester
4 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Software Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Software Test Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) JDBC
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) XML Messaging
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Internet of Things
2 2 (8.70%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Unix
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Non-Functional Testing
2 14 (60.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Test Management
4 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 9 (39.13%) Functional Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
7 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) BDD
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (30.43%) Defect Tracking
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL V3
7 7 (30.43%) TDD
7 7 (30.43%) Test Planning
8 6 (26.09%) User Stories
9 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
11 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
2 10 (43.48%) C++
2 10 (43.48%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) Ruby
4 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
5 7 (30.43%) C#
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (30.43%) VB
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) ISEB
2 17 (73.91%) DV Cleared
2 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
4 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) nmon
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Dynatrace
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