Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 756 673 761
Rank change year-on-year -83 +88 -44
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 88 172 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 1.16% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 70 136 124
London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £41,075 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15264 14829 15956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.35% 19.52% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12143 12990 13488
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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
West London +2 12 £45,000 -10.00%
South London +16 7 - - 1
Central London -4 6 £53,750 +19.44% 3
LoadRunner
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 62 (70.45%) Performance Testing
2 59 (67.05%) Test Automation
3 57 (64.77%) JMeter
4 39 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (40.91%) Java
6 33 (37.50%) HP
7 32 (36.36%) Selenium
8 31 (35.23%) Test Management
9 25 (28.41%) C#
10 23 (26.14%) .NET
10 23 (26.14%) SoapUI
11 22 (25.00%) ISTQB
12 21 (23.86%) Cucumber
13 19 (21.59%) Finance
14 18 (20.45%) Non-Functional Testing
14 18 (20.45%) Jenkins
14 18 (20.45%) DevOps
15 16 (18.18%) ISEB
15 16 (18.18%) Functional Testing
15 16 (18.18%) SDLC
16 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
16 15 (17.05%) Software Testing
16 15 (17.05%) HP UFT
17 14 (15.91%) Python
17 14 (15.91%) JIRA
17 14 (15.91%) QA
18 13 (14.77%) BDD
18 13 (14.77%) WebDriver
18 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
18 13 (14.77%) Scrum

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 4 (4.55%) Confluence
1 4 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.55%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) BrowserStack
1 7 (7.95%) Sauce Labs
2 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.68%) BlazeMeter
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.55%) Slack
5 2 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.14%) Akamai
6 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Firewall
1 1 (1.14%) HTTP
1 1 (1.14%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.14%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.14%) DataStage
4 1 (1.14%) DB2
4 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.14%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (64.77%) JMeter
2 32 (36.36%) Selenium
3 23 (26.14%) SoapUI
4 21 (23.86%) Cucumber
5 18 (20.45%) Jenkins
6 15 (17.05%) HP UFT
7 14 (15.91%) JIRA
8 13 (14.77%) WebDriver
9 12 (13.64%) Gatling
9 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
10 10 (11.36%) NeoLoad
10 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (10.23%) JUnit
12 7 (7.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (7.95%) IntelliJ
13 6 (6.82%) RIATest
13 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (5.68%) Appium
14 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
15 4 (4.55%) GitLab
General
1 19 (21.59%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Retail
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.27%) Law
6 1 (1.14%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Military
6 1 (1.14%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Consultant
2 17 (19.32%) Test Consultant
3 16 (18.18%) Performance Consultant
3 16 (18.18%) Performance Test Consultant
3 16 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 16 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 10 (11.36%) Performance Manager
4 10 (11.36%) Performance Test Manager
4 10 (11.36%) Tester
5 8 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Automation Test Lead
6 7 (7.95%) Performance Test Leader
6 7 (7.95%) Performance Tester
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Test Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Performance Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) IT Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) .NET
2 12 (13.64%) Apache Flex
3 11 (12.50%) SOAP
4 7 (7.95%) Web Services
5 5 (5.68%) REST
5 5 (5.68%) WSDL
6 4 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (4.55%) Gherkin
6 4 (4.55%) Nightwatchjs
6 4 (4.55%) XML
7 3 (3.41%) Middleware
8 2 (2.27%) DCOM
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.14%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.14%) J2EE
9 1 (1.14%) JMS
9 1 (1.14%) RESTful
9 1 (1.14%) Swagger
9 1 (1.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 8 (9.09%) Fintech
2 3 (3.41%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.41%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (2.27%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) DataPower
4 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Online Games
4 1 (1.14%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Unix
2 4 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (70.45%) Performance Testing
2 59 (67.05%) Test Automation
3 39 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (35.23%) Test Management
5 18 (20.45%) DevOps
5 18 (20.45%) Non-Functional Testing
6 16 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 16 (18.18%) SDLC
7 15 (17.05%) Software Testing
8 13 (14.77%) BDD
8 13 (14.77%) Scrum
9 12 (13.64%) Open Source
10 11 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 11 (12.50%) Test Strategy
11 9 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (10.23%) Regression Testing
12 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.95%) Performance Engineering
12 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
12 7 (7.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) Java
2 25 (28.41%) C#
3 14 (15.91%) Python
4 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.36%) Ruby
5 10 (11.36%) VB.NET
6 9 (10.23%) SQL
7 8 (9.09%) C++
8 7 (7.95%) Groovy
9 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
9 6 (6.82%) VBScript
10 5 (5.68%) C
11 3 (3.41%) VB
12 2 (2.27%) COBOL
12 2 (2.27%) Pascal
13 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 16 (18.18%) ISEB
3 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
4 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 10 (11.36%) Degree
6 7 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (5.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (3.41%) MBCS
9 3 (3.41%) SAP Certification
10 2 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.14%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.91%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) ISO 20022
2 3 (3.41%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.09%) Puppet
3 5 (5.68%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (5.68%) OpenView
4 4 (4.55%) Ansible
4 4 (4.55%) Kibana
4 4 (4.55%) Kubernetes
4 4 (4.55%) logstash
5 3 (3.41%) CA Service Virtualization
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.14%) OpenSSO
6 1 (1.14%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) HP
2 12 (13.64%) Oracle
3 10 (11.36%) Citrix
4 9 (10.23%) AppDynamics
5 7 (7.95%) SAP
6 6 (6.82%) New Relic
7 5 (5.68%) BMC
7 5 (5.68%) IBM
8 4 (4.55%) CA
8 4 (4.55%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (4.55%) Google
8 4 (4.55%) Micro Focus
8 4 (4.55%) SOASTA, Inc
8 4 (4.55%) Splunk
9 2 (2.27%) Capita
9 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.14%) ATG
10 1 (1.14%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.14%) hybris