The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 702 694 714
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 164 218 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 1.29% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 136 179 191
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £62,500
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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17559 16840 17362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.96% 18.21% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14576 14791 14701
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in England

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in England

LoadRunner
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
London -17 58 £50,000 -13.04% 9
South East +39 39 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +5 23 £50,000 +2.56% 3
South West -4 14 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Midlands +24 13 £55,000 +52.77% 2
North West -33 8 £37,500 - 3
East of England -28 6 £33,750 -46.21% 1
West Midlands +11 5 £62,500 -
LoadRunner
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 277 (74.66%) Test Automation
2 208 (56.06%) JMeter
3 200 (53.91%) Selenium
4 185 (49.87%) ISTQB
5 184 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
6 177 (47.71%) Java
7 164 (44.20%) Performance Testing
8 148 (39.89%) HP
9 136 (36.66%) Test Strategy
9 136 (36.66%) Non-Functional Testing
10 132 (35.58%) Cucumber
11 129 (34.77%) Test Scripting
11 129 (34.77%) JIRA
12 126 (33.96%) ISEB
13 112 (30.19%) HP Quality Center
14 103 (27.76%) HP UFT
15 102 (27.49%) SQL
16 89 (23.99%) Test Management
17 87 (23.45%) Security Cleared
17 87 (23.45%) C#
18 75 (20.22%) Linux
19 70 (18.87%) Scenario Testing
20 69 (18.60%) DV Cleared
21 66 (17.79%) C++
22 65 (17.52%) QA
23 63 (16.98%) Windows
24 62 (16.71%) Python
25 61 (16.44%) Software Testing
26 60 (16.17%) SoapUI
27 59 (15.90%) Functional Testing

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 19 (5.12%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.23%) JBoss
3 10 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.62%) Jetty
4 6 (1.62%) Tornado
5 5 (1.35%) Apache
5 5 (1.35%) Confluence
6 4 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.27%) CICS
8 1 (0.27%) Drupal
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) SAP CAR
1 2 (0.54%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.54%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (5.12%) SaaS
2 11 (2.96%) G Suite
2 11 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.96%) Office 365
2 11 (2.96%) Slack
3 6 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.08%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.08%) GitHub
4 4 (1.08%) Loggly
4 4 (1.08%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.08%) Sauce Labs
4 4 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.81%) Akamai
6 2 (0.54%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.27%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.85%) HTTP
2 13 (3.50%) Firewall
3 12 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.62%) AMQP
5 5 (1.35%) FTP
6 4 (1.08%) IPv4
6 4 (1.08%) SMTP
6 4 (1.08%) SSL
7 2 (0.54%) Internet
8 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.27%) LDAP
8 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.93%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.70%) MySQL
5 10 (2.70%) Redis
6 8 (2.16%) Informix
7 7 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.62%) Couchbase
8 6 (1.62%) DB2
8 6 (1.62%) Riak
9 5 (1.35%) Big Data
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.27%) DataStage
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.27%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 208 (56.06%) JMeter
2 200 (53.91%) Selenium
3 132 (35.58%) Cucumber
4 129 (34.77%) JIRA
5 103 (27.76%) HP UFT
6 60 (16.17%) SoapUI
7 48 (12.94%) Visual Studio
8 46 (12.40%) Git (software)
9 44 (11.86%) Jenkins
10 40 (10.78%) WebDriver
11 37 (9.97%) Maven
12 32 (8.63%) JUnit
13 29 (7.82%) NeoLoad
14 27 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (7.01%) Gatling
15 26 (7.01%) TestNG
16 24 (6.47%) Eclipse
17 23 (6.20%) IntelliJ
18 22 (5.93%) LoadUI
19 15 (4.04%) JIRA Agile
General
1 44 (11.86%) Finance
2 32 (8.63%) Retail
3 23 (6.20%) Law
3 23 (6.20%) Legal
4 10 (2.70%) Games
5 8 (2.16%) Banking
6 6 (1.62%) Marketing
7 5 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.54%) Military
9 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (23.18%) Analyst
2 81 (21.83%) Test Engineer
3 77 (20.75%) Test Analyst
4 68 (18.33%) Tester
5 53 (14.29%) Test Leader
6 31 (8.36%) Performance Tester
6 31 (8.36%) Test Automation Engineer
7 30 (8.09%) Test Manager
8 29 (7.82%) Consultant
9 24 (6.47%) Performance Engineer
10 23 (6.20%) Test Consultant
11 21 (5.66%) Senior Tester
11 21 (5.66%) Software Analyst
11 21 (5.66%) Software Test Analyst
12 15 (4.04%) Performance Test Leader
13 14 (3.77%) Performance Test Engineer
13 14 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (3.77%) Senior Test Analyst
14 13 (3.50%) IT Consultant
14 13 (3.50%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (13.21%) Web Services
2 32 (8.63%) SOAP
3 30 (8.09%) .NET
4 24 (6.47%) XML
5 19 (5.12%) JMS
6 16 (4.31%) Hibernate
6 16 (4.31%) Spring
7 15 (4.04%) REST
8 14 (3.77%) HTML
9 13 (3.50%) RESTful
10 11 (2.96%) Gherkin
11 6 (1.62%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (1.62%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.62%) Apache Camel
11 6 (1.62%) Flask
11 6 (1.62%) Kafka
11 6 (1.62%) Node.js
11 6 (1.62%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.62%) Spring Boot
11 6 (1.62%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.77%) Cyber Defence
4 11 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.35%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.35%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.08%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.08%) NHS
8 3 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.81%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.54%) iPad
10 1 (0.27%) DataPower
10 1 (0.27%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 75 (20.22%) Linux
2 63 (16.98%) Windows
3 20 (5.39%) Unix
4 6 (1.62%) Android
4 6 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.08%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) AIX
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (74.66%) Test Automation
2 184 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (44.20%) Performance Testing
4 136 (36.66%) Non-Functional Testing
4 136 (36.66%) Test Strategy
5 129 (34.77%) Test Scripting
6 89 (23.99%) Test Management
7 70 (18.87%) Scenario Testing
8 61 (16.44%) Software Testing
9 59 (15.90%) Functional Testing
10 58 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 56 (15.09%) BDD
12 54 (14.56%) Scrum
13 53 (14.29%) TDD
14 39 (10.51%) Kanban
14 39 (10.51%) User Stories
15 35 (9.43%) Manual Testing
16 33 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
17 31 (8.36%) Service Management
18 30 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 177 (47.71%) Java
2 102 (27.49%) SQL
3 87 (23.45%) C#
4 66 (17.79%) C++
5 62 (16.71%) Python
6 47 (12.67%) Ruby
7 40 (10.78%) C
8 29 (7.82%) VB
9 28 (7.55%) JavaScript
10 17 (4.58%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.96%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.96%) Scala
12 8 (2.16%) Groovy
13 7 (1.89%) VBScript
14 6 (1.62%) Perl
14 6 (1.62%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.62%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.35%) AWK
16 4 (1.08%) PHP
17 3 (0.81%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 185 (49.87%) ISTQB
2 126 (33.96%) ISEB
3 87 (23.45%) Security Cleared
4 69 (18.60%) DV Cleared
5 52 (14.02%) Degree
6 23 (6.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (4.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 11 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.89%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.62%) MBCS
12 5 (1.35%) SAP Certification
13 4 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.08%) Master's Degree
13 4 (1.08%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.08%) PMP
13 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (17.52%) QA
2 5 (1.35%) PMO
3 4 (1.08%) HL7
3 4 (1.08%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.54%) SLA
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (4.85%) Docker
2 4 (1.08%) LXC
2 4 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) ACF2
3 1 (0.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 112 (30.19%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.96%) Ansible
4 10 (2.70%) Puppet
5 4 (1.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.54%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.54%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.27%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.27%) Grafana
7 1 (0.27%) Graphite
7 1 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.27%) Nagios
7 1 (0.27%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 148 (39.89%) HP
2 39 (10.51%) Oracle
3 32 (8.63%) SAP
4 17 (4.58%) Google
5 14 (3.77%) Atlassian
5 14 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.50%) Cognizant
7 12 (3.23%) Dynatrace
8 10 (2.70%) IBM
9 6 (1.62%) Citrix
9 6 (1.62%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.35%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.08%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (1.08%) Capita
11 4 (1.08%) Splunk
11 4 (1.08%) VMware
12 3 (0.81%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.54%) CollabNet
14 1 (0.27%) hybris
14 1 (0.27%) SOASTA, Inc
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £32000.00 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: £30K to £60K + Benefits
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Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
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Leeds
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