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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LoadRunner Tester
Rank 903 965 985
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a LoadRunner Tester 18 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.002% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.002% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 15
Median salary £55,500 £46,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.71% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,150 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £53,350 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,750 £57,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% -17.98%

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
94551 104274 117052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79526 85540 95895
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 2016 within the UK.

LoadRunner Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

LoadRunner Tester
Top 9 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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +64 18 £55,500 +18.71%
London - 11 £57,500 -
East of England +38 5 £51,250 -6.81%
Essex - 5 £51,250 -
South East +35 2 £48,250 +25.32%
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £44,000 -
Southampton - 1 £52,500 -
Slough - 1 £44,000 -

LoadRunner Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 21 (70.00%) HP
3 19 (63.33%) Finance
4 18 (60.00%) JMeter
5 17 (56.67%) Performance Testing
6 15 (50.00%) .NET
7 14 (46.67%) Citrix
8 12 (40.00%) Test Management
9 11 (36.67%) QA
10 10 (33.33%) Java
11 9 (30.00%) Open Source
11 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
13 7 (23.33%) HP SiteScope
14 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
14 6 (20.00%) VB
15 5 (16.67%) VBA
15 5 (16.67%) C#
15 5 (16.67%) SOAP
15 5 (16.67%) HP UFT
15 5 (16.67%) ISEB
15 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
15 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
15 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
15 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
15 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
15 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
15 5 (16.67%) Degree
16 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (100.00%) LoadRunner
2 18 (60.00%) JMeter
3 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 3 (10.00%) LoadUI
6 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (6.67%) Fiddler
6 2 (6.67%) Gatling
6 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.67%) Hudson
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.67%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) Log4j
6 2 (6.67%) YourKit
7 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (6.67%) Ajax
3 2 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) ODBC
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Performance Testing
2 12 (40.00%) Test Management
3 9 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Open Source
4 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) ATDD
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) Defect Management
8 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) Feature Driven Development
8 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) VB
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) VBA
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Groovy
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) ISEB
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (6.67%) Grafana
3 2 (6.67%) Graphite
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) HP
2 14 (46.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) Dynatrace
4 1 (3.33%) webMethods