The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had LoadRunner Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LoadRunner Tester
UK
Rank 836 943 950
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a LoadRunner Tester 8 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.013% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 13
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

LoadRunner Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured LoadRunner Tester in the job title.

LoadRunner Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LoadRunner Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner Tester within the UK.

LoadRunner Tester Salary Trend in the UK

LoadRunner Tester
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner Tester over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

LoadRunner Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

LoadRunner Tester
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
England +92 8 £60,000 +3.44% 1
London +47 5 £60,000 +3.44% 1
City of London - 4 £60,000 -
East of England +27 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Essex +18 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Skelmersdale - 1 £36,200 -
Lancashire - 1 £36,200 -
North West - 1 £36,200 -

LoadRunner Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, LoadRunner Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring LoadRunner Tester in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 10 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Test Strategy
3 8 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 7 (43.75%) HP
4 7 (43.75%) QA
4 7 (43.75%) Test Management
4 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) ISEB
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) VBA
7 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (18.75%) Law
9 2 (12.50%) Legal
9 2 (12.50%) JMeter
10 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics

LoadRunner Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 8 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (12.50%) JMeter
5 1 (6.25%) NeoLoad
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Law
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Testing
1 10 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 7 (43.75%) Test Management
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
1 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix