Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for LoadRunner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LoadRunner over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 254 315
Rank change year-on-year -9 +61 -16
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 8 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 1.20% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 11
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +25.00% -7.37%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £56,250
South East median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.16% -9.52% +31.25%

LoadRunner is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,234 1,253 1,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.51% 17.88% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,050 1,056 1,073
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,375 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing LoadRunner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Berkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Berkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in Berkshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 5 £52,500 -
Maidenhead -23 2 - - 1
Newbury - 2 £52,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 - 1
LoadRunner
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (50.00%) JMeter
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) API Testing
5 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
5 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Docker
6 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (12.50%) Gatling
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (12.50%) NeoLoad
5 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (12.50%) TestLink
5 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
3 1 (12.50%) QA Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) API Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) HP Fortify
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP