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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 235 - 223
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 15 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% - 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% - 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 18
Median salary £51,250 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
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
1080 1126 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.28% 18.53% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 941 961 881
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,150 £57,500
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
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 6 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 6 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 - 1
Dorset - 4 £85,000 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 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 21 (84.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 20 (80.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) ISEB
3 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (60.00%) DV Cleared
5 14 (56.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
6 13 (52.00%) Selenium
6 13 (52.00%) Unix
7 12 (48.00%) ISTQB
8 10 (40.00%) C++
8 10 (40.00%) Test Management
9 9 (36.00%) Python
10 8 (32.00%) Ruby
10 8 (32.00%) Finance
10 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (32.00%) Performance Testing
10 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
10 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
11 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (28.00%) Internet of Things
11 7 (28.00%) Test Planning
11 7 (28.00%) Defect Tracking
11 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
11 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
11 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
11 7 (28.00%) Big Data
11 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (28.00%) TDD
11 7 (28.00%) Banking

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 6 (24.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Internet
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Big Data
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Selenium
2 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (24.00%) JIRA
3 6 (24.00%) JUnit
3 6 (24.00%) RSpec
3 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (16.00%) TestNG
4 4 (16.00%) YourKit
5 2 (8.00%) JMeter
5 2 (8.00%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (4.00%) JBehave
6 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
1 16 (64.00%) Test Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Tester
3 10 (40.00%) Test Manager
4 8 (32.00%) Software Tester
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 7 (28.00%) Software Analyst
5 7 (28.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Lead Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Non-Functional Tester
6 4 (16.00%) QA Leader
6 4 (16.00%) QA Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Test Leader
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Test Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
8 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner Specialist
8 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) JDBC
1 6 (24.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 5 (20.00%) XML Messaging
3 4 (16.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Internet of Things
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Unix
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 14 (56.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (40.00%) Test Management
5 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Performance Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
6 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 7 (28.00%) Test Planning
6 7 (28.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (24.00%) BDD
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (24.00%) User Stories
8 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) C++
3 9 (36.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (32.00%) Ruby
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) ISEB
2 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (60.00%) DV Cleared
4 12 (48.00%) ISTQB
5 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (16.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) HP
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix