The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 136 148
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 7 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.95% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% 6.72% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 2
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% -1.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.16% +6.00%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 462 372 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.75% 14.20% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 411 290 319
Median salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.21% -3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Hertfordshire

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in Hertfordshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Watford -9 5 £52,500 -19.23%
Letchworth - 2 £33,750 - 1
LoadRunner
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Unix
5 7 (63.64%) JIRA
5 7 (63.64%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
7 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
7 5 (45.45%) Release Management
7 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
7 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
7 5 (45.45%) ClearQuest
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) JMeter
8 3 (27.27%) Windows
8 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
9 2 (18.18%) QA
9 2 (18.18%) Selenium
9 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
9 2 (18.18%) SaaS
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 2 (18.18%) VB

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) ClearQuest
3 3 (27.27%) JMeter
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
5 1 (9.09%) The Grinder
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Release Management
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) E-business
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) AWK
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
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