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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / London
Rank 512 597 553
Rank change year-on-year +85 -44  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 76 59 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 0.75% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 62 42 90
Median salary £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.86% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.43% +5.50%  

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 6579 7889 6781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.56% 18.92% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 6829 5618
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 March 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 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
City of London +49 18 £60,000 +14.28% 7
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 54 (44.63%) ISTQB
2 52 (42.98%) Performance Testing
2 52 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (42.15%) Java
4 50 (41.32%) ISEB
4 50 (41.32%) JMeter
5 49 (40.50%) Test Strategy
6 48 (39.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 45 (37.19%) Test Management
7 45 (37.19%) Test Scripting
8 42 (34.71%) Selenium
8 42 (34.71%) HP UFT
9 38 (31.40%) Cucumber
10 37 (30.58%) JIRA
11 31 (25.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (22.31%) HP
13 24 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (19.01%) C++
14 23 (19.01%) SQL
15 22 (18.18%) C#
15 22 (18.18%) Legal
15 22 (18.18%) QA
16 21 (17.36%) Security Cleared
16 21 (17.36%) Law
16 21 (17.36%) SAP
16 21 (17.36%) Linux
17 20 (16.53%) Service Management
17 20 (16.53%) User Stories
18 19 (15.70%) Functional Testing
18 19 (15.70%) TDD

LoadRunner
Top Related 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 5 (4.13%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.48%) Apache
2 3 (2.48%) Confluence
3 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.83%) CICS
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.96%) G Suite
2 6 (4.96%) Office 365
2 6 (4.96%) Slack
3 4 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.31%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (3.31%) GitHub
3 4 (3.31%) Loggly
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.65%) Akamai
4 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) Firewall
2 2 (1.65%) FTP
2 2 (1.65%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) IPv4
2 2 (1.65%) LDAP
2 2 (1.65%) SMTP
2 2 (1.65%) SSL
2 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (5.79%) MySQL
4 6 (4.96%) Informix
4 6 (4.96%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.48%) Big Data
6 3 (2.48%) DB2
7 2 (1.65%) Redis
8 1 (0.83%) DataStage
8 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.83%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.83%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (41.32%) JMeter
2 42 (34.71%) HP UFT
2 42 (34.71%) Selenium
3 38 (31.40%) Cucumber
4 37 (30.58%) JIRA
5 17 (14.05%) Jenkins
5 17 (14.05%) JUnit
6 16 (13.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (13.22%) TestNG
7 14 (11.57%) Visual Studio
8 13 (10.74%) SoapUI
9 10 (8.26%) WebDriver
10 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
11 8 (6.61%) Subversion
12 7 (5.79%) NeoLoad
12 7 (5.79%) SpecFlow
13 6 (4.96%) Bitbucket
13 6 (4.96%) eggPlant
13 6 (4.96%) LoadUI
13 6 (4.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (18.18%) Legal
2 21 (17.36%) Law
3 8 (6.61%) Finance
3 8 (6.61%) Retail
4 7 (5.79%) Games
5 4 (3.31%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (24.79%) Analyst
1 30 (24.79%) Test Analyst
1 30 (24.79%) Test Leader
2 20 (16.53%) Tester
3 15 (12.40%) Performance Tester
4 13 (10.74%) Performance Engineer
5 12 (9.92%) Team Leader
5 12 (9.92%) Technical Leader
5 12 (9.92%) Test Engineer
6 11 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 9 (7.44%) Performance Manager
7 9 (7.44%) Performance Test Manager
7 9 (7.44%) Software Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Software Test Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Technical Team Leader
9 7 (5.79%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Performance Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Performance Test Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) .NET
2 8 (6.61%) Web Services
3 7 (5.79%) XML
4 6 (4.96%) RESTful
5 5 (4.13%) HTML
5 5 (4.13%) SOAP
6 4 (3.31%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.31%) CSS
6 4 (3.31%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (3.31%) XML Schema
7 3 (2.48%) Gherkin
7 3 (2.48%) J2EE
7 3 (2.48%) JSON
8 2 (1.65%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.83%) Ajax
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.83%) Java EE
9 1 (0.83%) OAuth
9 1 (0.83%) REST
9 1 (0.83%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.13%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.65%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.83%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.83%) DataPower
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.36%) Linux
2 17 (14.05%) Windows
3 6 (4.96%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.31%) Android
4 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) AIX
5 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (42.98%) Performance Testing
2 49 (40.50%) Test Strategy
3 48 (39.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 45 (37.19%) Test Management
4 45 (37.19%) Test Scripting
5 31 (25.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (16.53%) Service Management
7 20 (16.53%) User Stories
8 19 (15.70%) Functional Testing
8 19 (15.70%) TDD
9 18 (14.88%) Performance Engineering
10 17 (14.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (13.22%) BDD
11 16 (13.22%) Scrum
12 15 (12.40%) Test Automation
13 12 (9.92%) Software Testing
14 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
14 11 (9.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.15%) Java
2 23 (19.01%) C++
2 23 (19.01%) SQL
3 22 (18.18%) C#
4 14 (11.57%) Python
5 11 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.61%) Ruby
7 7 (5.79%) C
7 7 (5.79%) Groovy
8 6 (4.96%) Perl
9 4 (3.31%) AWK
9 4 (3.31%) VB
10 3 (2.48%) PHP
11 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.65%) VBScript
12 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (44.63%) ISTQB
2 50 (41.32%) ISEB
3 21 (17.36%) Security Cleared
4 19 (15.70%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.79%) Degree
6 5 (4.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (4.13%) MBCS
7 4 (3.31%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) Docker
2 4 (3.31%) LXC
3 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.31%) Ansible
2 4 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.31%) Puppet
3 3 (2.48%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (1.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.83%) Grafana
5 1 (0.83%) Graphite
5 1 (0.83%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.83%) OpenView
5 1 (0.83%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (22.31%) HP
2 21 (17.36%) SAP
3 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.96%) Cognizant
4 6 (4.96%) Google
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle
5 4 (3.31%) Splunk
6 3 (2.48%) Citrix
6 3 (2.48%) IBM
7 2 (1.65%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.65%) CollabNet
7 2 (1.65%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.65%) VMware
8 1 (0.83%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.83%) ATG
8 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.83%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (0.83%) Sybase
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