The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 113 108
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.072% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.71% +12.35%
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 West Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
218 226 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.50% 16.25% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 201 184 130
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in West Sussex

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (60.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) WebLOAD
3 4 (40.00%) Calabash
3 4 (40.00%) LoadUI
3 4 (40.00%) Appium
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (40.00%) Tcl
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) Rational Robot
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) JUnit
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) JMeter

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (40.00%) Calabash
3 4 (40.00%) LoadUI
3 4 (40.00%) Appium
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) WebLOAD
3 4 (40.00%) JUnit
3 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (40.00%) Rational Robot
3 4 (40.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) QA Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) QMS
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Tcl
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001