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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 250 307
Rank change year-on-year +47 +57  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 16 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.64% 1.55% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 15
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.29% +8.00%  

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 977 1287 1386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 19.32% 18.14% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1162 1222
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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

LoadRunner
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (86.96%) Test Strategy
2 18 (78.26%) Test Management
2 18 (78.26%) Test Scripting
2 18 (78.26%) HP UFT
3 16 (69.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (52.17%) ISTQB
4 12 (52.17%) Service Management
4 12 (52.17%) SAP
4 12 (52.17%) Law
4 12 (52.17%) Legal
4 12 (52.17%) ISEB
5 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) JMeter
7 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.70%) HP
9 2 (8.70%) BDD
9 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (8.70%) eggPlant
9 2 (8.70%) TDD
9 2 (8.70%) Citrix
9 2 (8.70%) Linux
9 2 (8.70%) Java
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineering
10 1 (4.35%) Gatling

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 (4.35%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) HP UFT
2 4 (17.39%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) eggPlant
4 1 (4.35%) Appium
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) Gatling
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
4 1 (4.35%) The Grinder
General
1 12 (52.17%) Law
1 12 (52.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Test Leader
2 8 (34.78%) Technical Leader
3 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Test Leader
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Team Leader
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.35%) RESTful
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Test Strategy
2 18 (78.26%) Test Management
2 18 (78.26%) Test Scripting
3 16 (69.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (52.17%) Service Management
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.70%) BDD
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
9 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
9 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) ISEB
1 12 (52.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago