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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 211 202 204
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.068% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.47% 1.88% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 6
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.80%
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
634 853 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.31% 17.49% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 578 711 576
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 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
Staines - 2 £45,000 -
LoadRunner
South East

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) HP UFT
5 10 (47.62%) JMeter
5 10 (47.62%) Java
6 9 (42.86%) PL/SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 8 (38.10%) UNIX
8 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Open Source
9 5 (23.81%) SAP CRM
9 5 (23.81%) SAP
9 5 (23.81%) NetWeaver
9 5 (23.81%) CRM
9 5 (23.81%) HP
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
11 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
11 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
11 3 (14.29%) .NET
11 3 (14.29%) ISEB
11 3 (14.29%) WinRunner
11 3 (14.29%) TestDirector
11 3 (14.29%) LAN
11 3 (14.29%) WAN

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (23.81%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) HP UFT
2 10 (47.62%) JMeter
3 3 (14.29%) WinRunner
3 3 (14.29%) TestDirector
4 1 (4.76%) Firebug
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Tester
2 9 (42.86%) Tester
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Performance Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source
3 5 (23.81%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) AWK
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Sun