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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 221 227 250
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 13 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.30% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.28% 1.75% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.55% +13.52%
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
1019 969 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.74% 16.96% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 852 835 949
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 8 December 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 8 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
Gloucestershire -14 8 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bristol +25 2 - -
Devon - 2 £25,729 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 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 West region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) ISEB
2 17 (68.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (68.00%) DV Cleared
2 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (64.00%) Performance Testing
4 15 (60.00%) C++
5 14 (56.00%) Unix
5 14 (56.00%) Linux
5 14 (56.00%) C#
6 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
7 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
8 10 (40.00%) HP
8 10 (40.00%) ITIL
9 8 (32.00%) Selenium
9 8 (32.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
10 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
10 7 (28.00%) Python
11 6 (24.00%) LAN
11 6 (24.00%) WAN
11 6 (24.00%) C
12 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 5 (20.00%) JMeter
12 5 (20.00%) Test Management
12 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (20.00%) Functional Testing
12 5 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (20.00%) SDLC

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 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.00%) JMeter
3 4 (16.00%) JIRA
4 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.00%) JUnit
5 2 (8.00%) NeoLoad
5 2 (8.00%) RSpec
5 2 (8.00%) TestNG
5 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
6 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
6 1 (4.00%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Analyst
1 21 (84.00%) Test Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Software Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Tester
3 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 11 (44.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
1 14 (56.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (64.00%) Performance Testing
3 10 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (32.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.00%) Test Management
7 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (12.00%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) C++
3 14 (56.00%) C#
4 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (28.00%) Python
6 6 (24.00%) C
7 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (8.00%) Ruby
9 2 (8.00%) SQL
9 2 (8.00%) VB
10 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) DV Cleared
1 17 (68.00%) ISEB
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
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