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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
UK / England
Rank 617 729 707
Rank change year-on-year +112 -22  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 207 194 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 1.10% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 169 126 158
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.43% +5.50%  

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 15650 17596 16160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.61% 18.23% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13308 15162 13661
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 24 March 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 24 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
London +85 76 £57,500 -0.86% 11
South East +74 37 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Yorkshire +11 29 £42,500 -10.52% 3
South West +31 25 £40,000 -15.78% 4
North West +4 21 £37,500 -19.35% 1
East of England -16 11 £52,500 -16.00% 2
East Midlands +8 6 £52,500 -19.23% 1
West Midlands +25 2 £36,500 -29.12%
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 187 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (48.55%) Selenium
2 184 (48.55%) JMeter
3 179 (47.23%) ISTQB
4 166 (43.80%) Performance Testing
5 158 (41.69%) Java
6 157 (41.42%) HP
7 152 (40.11%) Test Strategy
8 134 (35.36%) JIRA
9 133 (35.09%) Non-Functional Testing
10 129 (34.04%) Cucumber
11 128 (33.77%) ISEB
12 112 (29.55%) Test Scripting
13 107 (28.23%) HP Quality Center
14 104 (27.44%) Test Automation
15 103 (27.18%) SQL
16 92 (24.27%) HP UFT
17 88 (23.22%) Test Management
18 77 (20.32%) User Acceptance Testing
19 73 (19.26%) Security Cleared
19 73 (19.26%) C#
20 69 (18.21%) Software Testing
21 68 (17.94%) C++
22 62 (16.36%) QA
23 61 (16.09%) Finance
24 58 (15.30%) Linux
25 57 (15.04%) DV Cleared
26 56 (14.78%) SoapUI
26 56 (14.78%) Visual Studio
27 54 (14.25%) Windows

LoadRunner
Top Related 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 9 (2.37%) Tomcat
1 9 (2.37%) WebLogic
2 7 (1.85%) Confluence
3 6 (1.58%) Apache
4 4 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.53%) CICS
5 2 (0.53%) IBM Domino
5 2 (0.53%) IIS
5 2 (0.53%) JBoss
5 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) Drupal
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Magento
1 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.64%) G Suite
1 10 (2.64%) Office 365
1 10 (2.64%) Slack
2 7 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.32%) GitHub
4 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.06%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.06%) Loggly
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.06%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.53%) Akamai
5 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.69%) HTTP
2 9 (2.37%) Firewall
3 4 (1.06%) FTP
3 4 (1.06%) SMTP
3 4 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.53%) IMAP
4 2 (0.53%) IPv4
4 2 (0.53%) LDAP
4 2 (0.53%) NAS
4 2 (0.53%) SAN
4 2 (0.53%) SSL
4 2 (0.53%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) Internet
5 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.64%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (1.85%) MySQL
5 6 (1.58%) DB2
5 6 (1.58%) Informix
5 6 (1.58%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.79%) Big Data
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.53%) Redis
9 1 (0.26%) DataStage
9 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.26%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.26%) MS Access
9 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 184 (48.55%) JMeter
1 184 (48.55%) Selenium
2 134 (35.36%) JIRA
3 129 (34.04%) Cucumber
4 92 (24.27%) HP UFT
5 56 (14.78%) SoapUI
5 56 (14.78%) Visual Studio
6 48 (12.66%) Jenkins
7 38 (10.03%) Git (software)
8 35 (9.23%) Maven
9 32 (8.44%) WebDriver
10 31 (8.18%) JUnit
11 29 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (6.86%) TestNG
13 23 (6.07%) LoadUI
14 22 (5.80%) Gatling
15 21 (5.54%) Eclipse
16 20 (5.28%) IntelliJ
17 15 (3.96%) Ranorex
18 13 (3.43%) JIRA Agile
General
1 61 (16.09%) Finance
2 37 (9.76%) Legal
3 29 (7.65%) Law
4 22 (5.80%) Retail
5 16 (4.22%) Banking
6 9 (2.37%) Games
7 8 (2.11%) Marketing
8 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.79%) Billing
10 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 110 (29.02%) Analyst
2 107 (28.23%) Test Analyst
3 78 (20.58%) Test Engineer
4 65 (17.15%) Test Leader
5 62 (16.36%) Tester
6 47 (12.40%) Test Manager
7 34 (8.97%) Performance Tester
8 32 (8.44%) Performance Engineer
9 28 (7.39%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (7.12%) Test Automation Engineer
11 26 (6.86%) Senior Test Analyst
12 23 (6.07%) Software Analyst
12 23 (6.07%) Software Test Analyst
13 21 (5.54%) Consultant
14 20 (5.28%) Performance Analyst
14 20 (5.28%) Performance Test Engineer
15 19 (5.01%) Performance Test Analyst
15 19 (5.01%) Technical Leader
16 18 (4.75%) Automation Test Analyst
16 18 (4.75%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.97%) Web Services
2 32 (8.44%) .NET
3 28 (7.39%) SOAP
4 24 (6.33%) XML
5 21 (5.54%) HTML
6 14 (3.69%) Hibernate
6 14 (3.69%) REST
6 14 (3.69%) Spring
7 12 (3.17%) RESTful
8 11 (2.90%) JMS
9 9 (2.37%) Gherkin
10 5 (1.32%) CSS
10 5 (1.32%) J2EE
10 5 (1.32%) Swagger
11 4 (1.06%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.06%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.06%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (1.06%) XML Schema
12 3 (0.79%) JSON
13 2 (0.53%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.43%) Computer Science
2 12 (3.17%) Management Information System
2 12 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.32%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.79%) iPad
8 2 (0.53%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.53%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.53%) NHS
8 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.26%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.26%) DataPower
9 1 (0.26%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.26%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.30%) Linux
2 54 (14.25%) Windows
3 24 (6.33%) Unix
4 9 (2.37%) Android
4 9 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.58%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.06%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.53%) AIX
7 2 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (43.80%) Performance Testing
3 152 (40.11%) Test Strategy
4 133 (35.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 112 (29.55%) Test Scripting
6 104 (27.44%) Test Automation
7 88 (23.22%) Test Management
8 77 (20.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 69 (18.21%) Software Testing
10 50 (13.19%) Functional Testing
11 49 (12.93%) Scrum
12 46 (12.14%) User Stories
13 45 (11.87%) Manual Testing
14 40 (10.55%) Waterfall
15 38 (10.03%) TDD
16 36 (9.50%) Automated Testing
16 36 (9.50%) Automation Testing
16 36 (9.50%) BDD
17 35 (9.23%) Service Management
18 33 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 158 (41.69%) Java
2 103 (27.18%) SQL
3 73 (19.26%) C#
4 68 (17.94%) C++
5 45 (11.87%) Python
6 38 (10.03%) Ruby
7 25 (6.60%) C
8 21 (5.54%) JavaScript
9 14 (3.69%) Scala
10 10 (2.64%) VB
11 9 (2.37%) Perl
11 9 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.85%) AWK
12 7 (1.85%) Groovy
12 7 (1.85%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.58%) VBScript
14 5 (1.32%) PHP
15 3 (0.79%) VBA
16 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 179 (47.23%) ISTQB
2 128 (33.77%) ISEB
3 73 (19.26%) Security Cleared
4 57 (15.04%) DV Cleared
5 50 (13.19%) Degree
6 19 (5.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 12 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (2.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (2.37%) SC Cleared
10 8 (2.11%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (1.32%) MBCS
12 2 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.26%) CITP
13 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (16.36%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) HL7
2 2 (0.53%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.85%) Docker
2 6 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.06%) LXC
3 4 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 107 (28.23%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.58%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (1.32%) Ansible
3 5 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.32%) Puppet
4 4 (1.06%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.53%) Grafana
5 2 (0.53%) Graphite
5 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.26%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.26%) OpenView
6 1 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 157 (41.42%) HP
2 28 (7.39%) SAP
3 27 (7.12%) Oracle
4 20 (5.28%) Microsoft
5 17 (4.49%) Atlassian
6 11 (2.90%) IBM
7 10 (2.64%) Google
8 8 (2.11%) Dynatrace
9 7 (1.85%) Cognizant
10 6 (1.58%) Citrix
10 6 (1.58%) VMware
11 5 (1.32%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.06%) Splunk
13 3 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
13 3 (0.79%) SOASTA, Inc
14 2 (0.53%) CollabNet
14 2 (0.53%) Sun
15 1 (0.26%) ATG
15 1 (0.26%) CA
15 1 (0.26%) Sybase
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + stock options + excellent benefits
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Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
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City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
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City, London
Sogeti
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