Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 151 144
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7 -22
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 11 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.74% 0.79% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.77% 4.21% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 5
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £47,500 £35,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,500 £41,500
South West median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% +11.84%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 397 428 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 26.72% 18.88% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 305 344 272
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,400 £31,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 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
Cirencester -8 6 £52,500 -
Gloucester +23 4 £52,500 +31.25%
Cheltenham +11 2 £50,000 +17.65%
LoadRunner
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 10 (90.91%) JMeter
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Test Strategy
3 8 (72.73%) Selenium
4 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
5 6 (54.55%) QA
5 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
5 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Coaching
6 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
6 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
6 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
7 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
8 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 3 (27.27%) Open Source
8 3 (27.27%) Banking
8 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
8 3 (27.27%) Python
8 3 (27.27%) Agile Testing
8 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (27.27%) Microservices
8 3 (27.27%) Fintech
8 3 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (27.27%) BlazeMeter

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) BlazeMeter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JMeter
2 8 (72.73%) Selenium
3 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
4 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
5 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (9.09%) PyUnit
7 1 (9.09%) RSpec
7 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Team Leader
1 5 (45.45%) Test Team Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Head of Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Test Strategy
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Coaching
3 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
6 3 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) Microservices
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle