Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 721 716 695
Rank change year-on-year -5 -21 +41
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 115 130 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 0.86% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83 107 169
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -0.90% +0.91%
10th Percentile £40,500 £34,700 £38,050
90th Percentile £82,375 £70,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 14,327 15,123 15,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.28% 20.48% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11,451 12,132 13,843
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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
East London +19 23 £43,500 -13.00%
Central London -27 12 £65,000 +8.33% 4
South London 0 3 £45,000 -
North London - 1 £45,000 -
LoadRunner
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 87 (75.65%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (69.57%) Selenium
3 77 (66.96%) Java
3 77 (66.96%) Test Automation
4 73 (63.48%) JIRA
5 68 (59.13%) Performance Testing
6 65 (56.52%) JMeter
7 64 (55.65%) QA
8 51 (44.35%) Cucumber
9 46 (40.00%) Test Management
10 45 (39.13%) Manual Testing
11 42 (36.52%) C#
12 38 (33.04%) Open Source
13 37 (32.17%) Appium
13 37 (32.17%) Finance
14 36 (31.30%) NeoLoad
15 35 (30.43%) Mobile App
15 35 (30.43%) Line Management
15 35 (30.43%) BDD
15 35 (30.43%) WebDriver
16 34 (29.57%) TDD
17 32 (27.83%) Regression Testing
18 30 (26.09%) TestRail
19 29 (25.22%) SoapUI
19 29 (25.22%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (23.48%) HP
20 27 (23.48%) Scrum
21 25 (21.74%) Software Testing
22 23 (20.00%) Test Scripting
22 23 (20.00%) Gatling

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 9 (7.83%) Confluence
2 3 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) IIS
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (13.04%) BlazeMeter
2 15 (13.04%) G Suite
2 15 (13.04%) Office 365
2 15 (13.04%) Slack
3 11 (9.57%) BrowserStack
4 8 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (4.35%) GitHub
6 2 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.74%) Tricentis Tosca
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) HTTP
1 4 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.74%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.74%) Blockchain
2 2 (1.74%) MySQL
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.87%) Big Data
3 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 80 (69.57%) Selenium
2 73 (63.48%) JIRA
3 65 (56.52%) JMeter
4 51 (44.35%) Cucumber
5 37 (32.17%) Appium
6 36 (31.30%) NeoLoad
7 35 (30.43%) WebDriver
8 30 (26.09%) TestRail
9 29 (25.22%) SoapUI
9 29 (25.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (20.00%) Gatling
11 22 (19.13%) TeamCity
12 21 (18.26%) Jenkins
13 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
14 11 (9.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (9.57%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
16 9 (7.83%) The Grinder
17 7 (6.09%) SpecFlow
18 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (32.17%) Finance
2 15 (13.04%) Retail
3 14 (12.17%) Games
4 12 (10.43%) Banking
5 6 (5.22%) Law
6 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (30.43%) Analyst
2 26 (22.61%) Test Analyst
3 23 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 19 (16.52%) QA Analyst
4 19 (16.52%) Test Engineer
5 18 (15.65%) Performance Engineer
6 17 (14.78%) Performance Test Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Performance Tester
7 11 (9.57%) Test Leader
7 11 (9.57%) Tester
8 10 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) QA Automation Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) Performance Manager
9 9 (7.83%) Performance Test Manager
10 8 (6.96%) Test Automation Manager
11 7 (6.09%) Technical Manager
11 7 (6.09%) Technical Test Manager
12 6 (5.22%) Manual Test Analyst
12 6 (5.22%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.78%) .NET
2 9 (7.83%) Web Services
3 7 (6.09%) RESTful
4 6 (5.22%) Taurus
5 4 (3.48%) Gherkin
5 4 (3.48%) JSON
5 4 (3.48%) React
5 4 (3.48%) WebSockets
6 3 (2.61%) SOAP
7 2 (1.74%) Middleware
7 2 (1.74%) Servlets
8 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.87%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.87%) HTML
8 1 (0.87%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (0.87%) REST
8 1 (0.87%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.87%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.87%) Digital Wallet
4 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Unix
2 6 (5.22%) Windows
3 5 (4.35%) Linux
4 3 (2.61%) Android
4 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (75.65%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (66.96%) Test Automation
3 68 (59.13%) Performance Testing
4 46 (40.00%) Test Management
5 45 (39.13%) Manual Testing
6 38 (33.04%) Open Source
7 35 (30.43%) BDD
7 35 (30.43%) Line Management
8 34 (29.57%) TDD
9 32 (27.83%) Regression Testing
10 27 (23.48%) Scrum
11 25 (21.74%) Software Testing
12 23 (20.00%) Test Scripting
13 22 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (15.65%) Kanban
14 18 (15.65%) Test Strategy
15 17 (14.78%) Functional Testing
16 16 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (13.91%) Performance Engineering
16 16 (13.91%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (66.96%) Java
2 42 (36.52%) C#
3 17 (14.78%) Python
3 17 (14.78%) SQL
4 11 (9.57%) Ruby
4 11 (9.57%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.96%) C
7 7 (6.09%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.09%) Perl
8 6 (5.22%) C++
8 6 (5.22%) Scala
9 4 (3.48%) Java 8
9 4 (3.48%) PHP
10 2 (1.74%) Haskell
10 2 (1.74%) PureScript
10 2 (1.74%) VBScript
11 1 (0.87%) Groovy
11 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (14.78%) ISEB
2 15 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 14 (12.17%) ISTQB
4 9 (7.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (5.22%) Degree
6 3 (2.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (55.65%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.61%) BMC Performance Manager
2 3 (2.61%) HP ALM
2 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.61%) Puppet
3 2 (1.74%) Ansible
3 2 (1.74%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.74%) Terraform
4 1 (0.87%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.87%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) HP
2 18 (15.65%) Google
3 17 (14.78%) AppDynamics
3 17 (14.78%) New Relic
4 12 (10.43%) Splunk
5 11 (9.57%) Micro Focus
5 11 (9.57%) Xamarin
6 6 (5.22%) Dynatrace
6 6 (5.22%) Oracle
7 5 (4.35%) SOASTA, Inc
8 4 (3.48%) BMC
9 3 (2.61%) Remedy
10 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.74%) VMware
11 1 (0.87%) CA
11 1 (0.87%) hybris
11 1 (0.87%) SAP