Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 247 324
Rank change year-on-year +10 +77 -53
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 22 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.34% 0.45% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.78% 2.97% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 15
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £36,500 £42,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £55,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +23.38%

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 1,238 1,177 1,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.92% 14.99% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,052 988 1,137
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +13 22 £52,500 +5.00%
Newbury - 5 £52,500 -
LoadRunner
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 19 (86.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (81.82%) QA
3 18 (81.82%) Functional Testing
4 17 (77.27%) Test Strategy
5 15 (68.18%) Selenium
5 15 (68.18%) Performance Testing
5 15 (68.18%) ISTQB
5 15 (68.18%) Test Management
6 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
6 14 (63.64%) WebDriver
6 14 (63.64%) Degree
7 13 (59.09%) Scrum
8 11 (50.00%) SOAP
8 11 (50.00%) Web Services
8 11 (50.00%) BDD
9 10 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (45.45%) SAP
9 10 (45.45%) ERP
9 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
9 10 (45.45%) SAP S/4HANA
10 9 (40.91%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (40.91%) JMeter
10 9 (40.91%) TDD
10 9 (40.91%) HP
10 9 (40.91%) HP UFT
10 9 (40.91%) Java
10 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
10 9 (40.91%) Mobile App

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (22.73%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.55%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) GIS
1 5 (22.73%) SQLPlus
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Selenium
2 14 (63.64%) WebDriver
3 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
3 9 (40.91%) HP UFT
3 9 (40.91%) JMeter
4 5 (22.73%) eggPlant
4 5 (22.73%) JUnit
4 5 (22.73%) LoadUI
4 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
4 5 (22.73%) TestNG
4 5 (22.73%) Toad
5 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
5 4 (18.18%) Gatling
5 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
5 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 4 (18.18%) Maven
5 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
5 4 (18.18%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) TestLink
General
1 5 (22.73%) Publishing
2 4 (18.18%) Digital Economy
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Team Leader
4 5 (22.73%) QA Manager
4 5 (22.73%) QA Test Manager
4 5 (22.73%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) SAP Test Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Test Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Test Manager
5 4 (18.18%) QC Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Quality Manager
5 4 (18.18%) SAP Manager
5 4 (18.18%) SAP Test Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Team Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) SOAP
1 11 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
1 9 (40.91%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (81.82%) Functional Testing
4 17 (77.27%) Test Strategy
5 15 (68.18%) Performance Testing
5 15 (68.18%) Test Management
6 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
7 13 (59.09%) Scrum
8 11 (50.00%) BDD
9 10 (45.45%) ERP
9 10 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
10 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
10 9 (40.91%) TDD
11 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
11 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
12 6 (27.27%) API Testing
13 5 (22.73%) Case Management
13 5 (22.73%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) ISTQB
2 14 (63.64%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (13.64%) ISEB
5 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (81.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) SAP
2 9 (40.91%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) Ariba
3 5 (22.73%) Concur
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft