The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for LoadRunner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 250 275
Rank change year-on-year +23 +25  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 7 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.91% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 35
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26%  

LoadRunner is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1079 1095 1489
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.60% 17.42% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1005 1288
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in the City of London

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 22 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 21 (87.50%) Test Strategy
3 19 (79.17%) Test Management
3 19 (79.17%) HP UFT
4 18 (75.00%) Test Scripting
5 15 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (54.17%) Service Management
6 13 (54.17%) SAP
6 13 (54.17%) ISEB
6 13 (54.17%) Law
6 13 (54.17%) Legal
6 13 (54.17%) ISTQB
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 3 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) QA
9 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) JMeter
9 3 (12.50%) HP
10 2 (8.33%) Java
10 2 (8.33%) Linux
10 2 (8.33%) Finance
10 2 (8.33%) TDD
10 2 (8.33%) JIRA
10 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (8.33%) BDD

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Akamai
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) HP UFT
2 3 (12.50%) JMeter
3 2 (8.33%) eggPlant
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Appium
4 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) Gatling
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) LoadUI
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 13 (54.17%) Law
1 13 (54.17%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Leader
3 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 21 (87.50%) Test Strategy
3 19 (79.17%) Test Management
4 18 (75.00%) Test Scripting
5 15 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (54.17%) Service Management
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.33%) BDD
10 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
10 2 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
10 2 (8.33%) TDD
10 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
11 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (4.17%) Data Validation
11 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) ISEB
1 13 (54.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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