The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 185 194 223
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +29
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 16 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.35% 0.53% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.09% 3.41% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 4
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,900 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
LoadRunner
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
765 820 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 16.77% 15.60% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 694 720 725
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Surrey

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +4 5 £40,000 +5.26%
Epsom - 4 £38,500 -
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (72.41%) SQL
1 21 (72.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (65.52%) Oracle
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 12 (41.38%) JMeter
4 12 (41.38%) Performance Testing
5 10 (34.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
7 8 (27.59%) Degree
8 7 (24.14%) Functional Testing
8 7 (24.14%) .NET
8 7 (24.14%) WinRunner
8 7 (24.14%) TestDirector
8 7 (24.14%) Regression Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
10 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
10 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
10 5 (17.24%) ITIL
10 5 (17.24%) LAN
10 5 (17.24%) WAN
10 5 (17.24%) HTTP
10 5 (17.24%) Python
10 5 (17.24%) HP

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) LAN
1 5 (17.24%) WAN
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) SSL
5 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (72.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (41.38%) JMeter
3 7 (24.14%) WinRunner
3 7 (24.14%) TestDirector
4 4 (13.79%) Selenium
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.90%) WATIR
5 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 2 (6.90%) SilkTest
5 2 (6.90%) JIRA
5 2 (6.90%) JBehave
5 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.90%) Trac
5 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.45%) Firebug
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Test Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Tester
3 7 (24.14%) Performance Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) Ajax
3 2 (6.90%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) XSL
3 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Life Science
3 2 (6.90%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) CentOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Performance Testing
2 10 (34.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
4 7 (24.14%) Functional Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Regression Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.90%) Test Management
9 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.90%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) Data Management
9 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Analytics
9 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) Perl
6 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.90%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) ISEB
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) vSphere
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) HP
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.90%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Sun