The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / East of England
Rank 236 218 235
Rank change year-on-year -18 +17  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 11 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.69% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 4.27% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 20
Median salary £52,500 £61,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% -5.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £55,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £65,000 £80,600
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 East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1206 1194 1226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.99% 16.22% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 931 972
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in the East of England

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in the East of England

LoadRunner
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 8 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Essex -1 2 £60,000 +5.26%
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £55,000 -12.00% 1
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 21 (63.64%) HP
2 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
2 19 (57.58%) Non-Functional Testing
3 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 18 (54.55%) Java
4 17 (51.52%) SQL
5 16 (48.48%) Performance Testing
6 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
7 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
7 10 (30.30%) ISEB
7 10 (30.30%) HP UFT
8 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
8 9 (27.27%) Unix
8 9 (27.27%) Release Management
8 9 (27.27%) JIRA
9 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.21%) Oracle
10 7 (21.21%) Legal
11 6 (18.18%) Law
11 6 (18.18%) ClearQuest
11 6 (18.18%) QA
11 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
12 5 (15.15%) SAP
13 4 (12.12%) Service Management
13 4 (12.12%) Test Management
13 4 (12.12%) Test Planning
13 4 (12.12%) JMeter
14 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
14 3 (9.09%) Degree

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) HP UFT
2 9 (27.27%) JIRA
3 6 (18.18%) ClearQuest
4 4 (12.12%) JMeter
5 3 (9.09%) Selenium
6 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) JUnit
7 1 (3.03%) NUnit
7 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.03%) The Grinder
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Legal
3 6 (18.18%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Test Leader
5 8 (24.24%) Performance Analyst
6 7 (21.21%) Performance Test Analyst
7 5 (15.15%) Tester
8 4 (12.12%) QA Tester
8 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
8 4 (12.12%) Test Team Leader
9 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner Tester
9 3 (9.09%) Performance Test Leader
9 3 (9.09%) Performance Tester
10 2 (6.06%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (6.06%) QA Team Leader
10 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (6.06%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
1 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Non-Functional Testing
1 19 (57.58%) Test Strategy
2 16 (48.48%) Performance Testing
3 14 (42.42%) Test Scripting
4 9 (27.27%) Release Management
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.12%) Service Management
7 4 (12.12%) Test Management
7 4 (12.12%) Test Planning
8 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) E-business
9 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) AWK
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) VB
4 2 (6.06%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ISEB
1 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) HP
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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