Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for LoadRunner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LoadRunner over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 114 136
Rank change year-on-year +6 +22 +11
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 5 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.36% 1.27% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 8.28% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 13
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £50,650
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.82% -4.35% -13.21%

LoadRunner is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 280 314 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 20.13% 15.39% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 230 222 368
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £46,924 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% +17.31% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing LoadRunner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Essex

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Essex

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Essex region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +30 4 - -
Basildon +1 1 £55,000 -4.35%
LoadRunner
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) RTP
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (20.00%) IBM

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) RTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) NeoLoad
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Specialist
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Test Specialist
1 4 (80.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM