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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 83 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.47% - 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -12.13%
Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
126 117 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 14.67% 12.97% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 112 113 94
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 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 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Capita