The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 82 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% - 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.31% - 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £38,000 £43,448
% change year-on-year
+21.71% -12.53%
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
130 120 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.01% 13.26% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 117 116 93
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
LoadRunner
Hampshire

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Southampton

LoadRunner
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner.

1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Capita
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Capita
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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