The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 50 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 9 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.66% 1.86% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.71% 12.05% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
LoadRunner
Hertfordshire

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
84 83 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.53% 15.43% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 87
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 12 (85.71%) ClearQuest
2 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) MS Office
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) JIRA
2 12 (85.71%) Release Management
2 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 12 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 12 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (85.71%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (14.29%) System Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) Flash
3 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) HP

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 12 (85.71%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
1 2 (14.29%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) ClearQuest
1 12 (85.71%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Analyst
1 14 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 12 (85.71%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Flash
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
1 12 (85.71%) Release Management
1 12 (85.71%) Test Scripting
1 12 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
2 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 2 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
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