The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 54 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 8 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.51% 1.51% 2.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.27% 12.16% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
110 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.75% 12.42% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 97 63 65
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Watford

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Watford

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 14 (93.33%) HP
3 11 (73.33%) WebLogic
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
6 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
6 7 (46.67%) AWK
6 7 (46.67%) Unix
6 7 (46.67%) Perl
7 6 (40.00%) Python
7 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
8 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (33.33%) Release Management
9 4 (26.67%) JIRA
9 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (26.67%) ClearQuest
9 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
10 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
11 1 (6.67%) Degree
11 1 (6.67%) Magento
11 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (6.67%) Drupal
11 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 11 (73.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) ClearQuest
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
2 1 (6.67%) The Grinder
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Test Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) Test Leader
4 6 (40.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) AWK
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
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