The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 531 583
Rank change year-on-year -28 +52  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 57 113 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.74% 1.45% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 95 85
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7719 7780 7594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 21.30% 19.42% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6185 6831 6379
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in London

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in London

LoadRunner
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London +23 7 £55,000 +22.22% 6
LoadRunner
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 92 (69.17%) Test Automation
2 66 (49.62%) ISTQB
2 66 (49.62%) JMeter
3 62 (46.62%) Performance Testing
4 55 (41.35%) ISEB
5 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (39.10%) Test Strategy
7 51 (38.35%) Non-Functional Testing
7 51 (38.35%) Java
8 50 (37.59%) Selenium
9 49 (36.84%) Test Scripting
10 46 (34.59%) Test Management
11 45 (33.83%) HP UFT
12 39 (29.32%) JIRA
13 35 (26.32%) HP
14 33 (24.81%) Cucumber
15 30 (22.56%) C#
16 27 (20.30%) Linux
16 27 (20.30%) HP Quality Center
17 26 (19.55%) SQL
18 24 (18.05%) Windows
19 23 (17.29%) C++
19 23 (17.29%) SAP
19 23 (17.29%) Security Cleared
20 22 (16.54%) Law
20 22 (16.54%) Legal
21 21 (15.79%) Service Management
21 21 (15.79%) Python
21 21 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (15.79%) NeoLoad

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.01%) Apache
2 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.75%) Confluence
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (3.01%) GitHub
3 4 (3.01%) Loggly
3 4 (3.01%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.01%) Sauce Labs
3 4 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (2.26%) Akamai
4 3 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.26%) G Suite
4 3 (2.26%) Office 365
4 3 (2.26%) Slack
5 2 (1.50%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.75%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) Firewall
2 4 (3.01%) FTP
2 4 (3.01%) IPv4
2 4 (3.01%) SMTP
2 4 (3.01%) SSL
2 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (6.77%) MySQL
3 8 (6.02%) Informix
4 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.01%) Big Data
5 4 (3.01%) Redis
5 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.75%) DataStage
7 1 (0.75%) DB2
7 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.75%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 66 (49.62%) JMeter
2 50 (37.59%) Selenium
3 45 (33.83%) HP UFT
4 39 (29.32%) JIRA
5 33 (24.81%) Cucumber
6 21 (15.79%) NeoLoad
7 18 (13.53%) Jenkins
8 17 (12.78%) JUnit
8 17 (12.78%) Visual Studio
9 15 (11.28%) SoapUI
9 15 (11.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (10.53%) TestNG
11 13 (9.77%) WebDriver
12 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
13 10 (7.52%) eggPlant
13 10 (7.52%) Subversion
14 6 (4.51%) Bitbucket
14 6 (4.51%) Eclipse
14 6 (4.51%) LoadUI
14 6 (4.51%) Maven
General
1 22 (16.54%) Law
1 22 (16.54%) Legal
2 8 (6.02%) Retail
3 7 (5.26%) Finance
3 7 (5.26%) Games
4 3 (2.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (27.82%) Test Leader
2 20 (15.04%) Analyst
2 20 (15.04%) Test Analyst
3 18 (13.53%) Test Engineer
4 17 (12.78%) Tester
5 15 (11.28%) Consultant
6 12 (9.02%) Performance Tester
7 10 (7.52%) Performance Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Software Analyst
7 10 (7.52%) Software Test Analyst
7 10 (7.52%) Team Leader
7 10 (7.52%) Test Consultant
7 10 (7.52%) Test Manager
8 9 (6.77%) Performance Consultant
8 9 (6.77%) Technical Leader
9 8 (6.02%) Performance Test Consultant
9 8 (6.02%) Performance Test Leader
10 7 (5.26%) IT Consultant
11 6 (4.51%) Performance Test Manager
11 6 (4.51%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.04%) .NET
2 13 (9.77%) Web Services
3 8 (6.02%) SOAP
3 8 (6.02%) XML
4 6 (4.51%) HTML
5 5 (3.76%) RESTful
6 4 (3.01%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.01%) Apache Flex
6 4 (3.01%) CSS
6 4 (3.01%) DCOM
6 4 (3.01%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (3.01%) JSON
6 4 (3.01%) XML Schema
7 3 (2.26%) Gherkin
7 3 (2.26%) J2EE
8 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.50%) Middleware
8 2 (1.50%) REST
9 1 (0.75%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (3.76%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.01%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.26%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.75%) DataPower
8 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.30%) Linux
2 24 (18.05%) Windows
3 4 (3.01%) Android
3 4 (3.01%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.01%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.50%) Unix
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (69.17%) Test Automation
2 62 (46.62%) Performance Testing
3 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (39.10%) Test Strategy
5 51 (38.35%) Non-Functional Testing
6 49 (36.84%) Test Scripting
7 46 (34.59%) Test Management
8 21 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (15.79%) Service Management
9 20 (15.04%) Scenario Testing
9 20 (15.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (14.29%) Functional Testing
11 18 (13.53%) Performance Engineering
12 15 (11.28%) Scrum
12 15 (11.28%) TDD
12 15 (11.28%) User Stories
13 13 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (9.77%) SDLC
14 12 (9.02%) E-Commerce
14 12 (9.02%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (38.35%) Java
2 30 (22.56%) C#
3 26 (19.55%) SQL
4 23 (17.29%) C++
5 21 (15.79%) Python
6 16 (12.03%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.52%) Ruby
8 8 (6.02%) C
8 8 (6.02%) Groovy
8 8 (6.02%) VB
9 5 (3.76%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.01%) AWK
10 4 (3.01%) Perl
10 4 (3.01%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.01%) VBScript
11 2 (1.50%) PHP
12 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.75%) Scala
12 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (49.62%) ISTQB
2 55 (41.35%) ISEB
3 23 (17.29%) Security Cleared
4 18 (13.53%) Degree
4 18 (13.53%) DV Cleared
5 10 (7.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (4.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (4.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (4.51%) MBCS
7 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.01%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (3.01%) Master's Degree
8 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.75%) CITP
9 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.75%) PMP
9 1 (0.75%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (6.02%) Docker
2 4 (3.01%) LXC
2 4 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (20.30%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.01%) Ansible
2 4 (3.01%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.01%) Puppet
2 4 (3.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.50%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.75%) Grafana
4 1 (0.75%) Graphite
4 1 (0.75%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.75%) Nagios
4 1 (0.75%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.75%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) HP
2 23 (17.29%) SAP
3 13 (9.77%) Oracle
4 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.02%) Cognizant
6 6 (4.51%) Citrix
7 5 (3.76%) IBM
8 4 (3.01%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (3.01%) Capita
8 4 (3.01%) Splunk
8 4 (3.01%) VMware
9 3 (2.26%) Google
10 2 (1.50%) CollabNet
10 2 (1.50%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.75%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.75%) ATG
11 1 (0.75%) hybris
11 1 (0.75%) New Relic
11 1 (0.75%) SOASTA, Inc
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