The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 12 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.28% 1.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.86% 5.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 247 216 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 26.33% 22.15% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 594 429 264
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Gloucestershire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Gloucestershire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gloucester +9 10 £40,000 -5.88%
Cheltenham +7 1 £45,000 -
LoadRunner
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 25 (100.00%) ISEB
1 25 (100.00%) Selenium
1 25 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 25 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 24 (96.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 24 (96.00%) Java
3 23 (92.00%) C#
3 23 (92.00%) C++
3 23 (92.00%) ISTQB
3 23 (92.00%) Cucumber
4 14 (56.00%) Linux
4 14 (56.00%) Python
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (48.00%) Test Strategy
6 12 (48.00%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
6 12 (48.00%) Ruby
6 12 (48.00%) JMeter
6 12 (48.00%) HP
7 11 (44.00%) SQL
7 11 (44.00%) JUnit
7 11 (44.00%) JIRA
7 11 (44.00%) Functional Testing
7 11 (44.00%) OpenUP
7 11 (44.00%) TestNG
7 11 (44.00%) User Stories
7 11 (44.00%) Scenario Testing

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Selenium
2 23 (92.00%) Cucumber
3 12 (48.00%) JMeter
4 11 (44.00%) JIRA
4 11 (44.00%) JUnit
4 11 (44.00%) TestNG
5 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.00%) RSpec
6 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.00%) PyUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Law
1 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
1 16 (64.00%) Test Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Software Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 24 (96.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (52.00%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (52.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
5 12 (48.00%) Test Strategy
6 11 (44.00%) Functional Testing
6 11 (44.00%) OpenUP
6 11 (44.00%) Scenario Testing
6 11 (44.00%) User Stories
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) BDD
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Test Management
8 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 23 (92.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) C++
3 14 (56.00%) Python
4 12 (48.00%) Ruby
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 25 (100.00%) ISEB
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (92.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) HP