Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 365 466 519
Rank change year-on-year +101 +53 -57
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 41 47 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.21% 0.85% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 32
Median annual salary £77,500 £60,000 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.17% -4.76% +32.63%
10th Percentile £52,500 £41,375 £51,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £64,500 £76,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.19% +4.00% +5.26%

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,376 5,546 6,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.46% 21.26% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,851 4,622 5,756
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in the South East

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LoadRunner in the South East.

Salary trend for LoadRunner in the South East

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing LoadRunner in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in the South East

LoadRunner
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Surrey - 39 £77,500 -
Hampshire +24 2 £35,000 -41.67%
LoadRunner
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 41 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 41 (100.00%) Selenium
1 41 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 32 (78.05%) SoapUI
2 32 (78.05%) Performance Testing
2 32 (78.05%) Test Scripting
2 32 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (73.17%) Degree
3 30 (73.17%) Computer Science
3 30 (73.17%) Data Migration
3 30 (73.17%) Test Strategy
3 30 (73.17%) Waterfall
3 30 (73.17%) RDBMS
3 30 (73.17%) Migration
3 30 (73.17%) SQL
3 30 (73.17%) SOAP
3 30 (73.17%) Relational Database
3 30 (73.17%) PMO
3 30 (73.17%) Scenario Testing
3 30 (73.17%) Virtual Team
3 30 (73.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (73.17%) Decision-Making
3 30 (73.17%) Requirements Gathering
4 21 (51.22%) SDLC
5 11 (26.83%) Task Automation
5 11 (26.83%) Java
5 11 (26.83%) Linux
5 11 (26.83%) HP
5 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
5 11 (26.83%) JIRA

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (21.95%) CICS
1 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) AWS
1 7 (17.07%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) RDBMS
1 30 (73.17%) Relational Database
2 9 (21.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 41 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 41 (100.00%) Selenium
2 32 (78.05%) SoapUI
3 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
3 11 (26.83%) JIRA
4 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
4 9 (21.95%) JMeter
4 9 (21.95%) JUnit
5 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.88%) JBehave
5 2 (4.88%) NeoLoad
5 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Test Leader
2 9 (21.95%) Automation Test Lead
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Automation Test Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Test Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Mainframe Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Mainframe Test Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) JIRA Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) SOAP
2 9 (21.95%) REST
2 9 (21.95%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (73.17%) Virtual Team
2 9 (21.95%) IBM Mainframe
2 9 (21.95%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (21.95%) Mainframe
2 9 (21.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 32 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (78.05%) Performance Testing
2 32 (78.05%) Test Scripting
3 30 (73.17%) Computer Science
3 30 (73.17%) Data Migration
3 30 (73.17%) Decision-Making
3 30 (73.17%) Migration
3 30 (73.17%) Requirements Gathering
3 30 (73.17%) Scenario Testing
3 30 (73.17%) Test Strategy
3 30 (73.17%) Waterfall
4 21 (51.22%) SDLC
5 11 (26.83%) Task Automation
6 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (21.95%) Epics
6 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
6 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 9 (21.95%) Six Sigma
6 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) Java
3 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
3 9 (21.95%) C
3 9 (21.95%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) C++
3 9 (21.95%) COBOL
3 9 (21.95%) Perl
3 9 (21.95%) Python
3 9 (21.95%) VB
4 7 (17.07%) Assembly Language
4 7 (17.07%) HLASM
4 7 (17.07%) PL/1
4 7 (17.07%) REXX
Qualifications
1 30 (73.17%) Computer Science Degree
1 30 (73.17%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) ISEB
2 9 (21.95%) ISTQB
2 9 (21.95%) PMI Certification
2 9 (21.95%) PMP
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (73.17%) PMO
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) ACF2
1 9 (21.95%) Docker
1 9 (21.95%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) HP
2 9 (21.95%) IBM