The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 27 35 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 5.80% 2.54% -
As % of the Development Applications category 28.89% 27.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 0
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
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 Gloucester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 45 18 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 20.09% 9.14% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 38
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Gloucester

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) ISEB
1 22 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (95.45%) Cucumber
2 21 (95.45%) Selenium
2 21 (95.45%) ISTQB
2 21 (95.45%) Non-Functional Testing
3 12 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) HP
4 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (50.00%) Python
4 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Ruby
4 11 (50.00%) JMeter
4 11 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 11 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (45.45%) User Stories
5 10 (45.45%) Functional Testing
5 10 (45.45%) OpenUP
5 10 (45.45%) TestNG
5 10 (45.45%) JIRA
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) JUnit

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Development Applications
1 21 (95.45%) Cucumber
1 21 (95.45%) Selenium
2 11 (50.00%) JMeter
3 10 (45.45%) JIRA
3 10 (45.45%) JUnit
3 10 (45.45%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 11 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
3 1 (4.55%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Non-Functional Testing
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 11 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Functional Testing
3 10 (45.45%) OpenUP
3 10 (45.45%) User Stories
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Python
2 11 (50.00%) Ruby
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 22 (100.00%) ISEB
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (95.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) HP