Period
to 26 July 2017

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

HP LoadRunner
England > South West
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 321 348
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -46
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 32 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.31% 0.25% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.26% 1.33% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 5
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -14.29% +31.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £48,500 £80,375 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -

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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2533 2106 2351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.21% 18.88% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2157 1835 1999
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing LoadRunner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in the South West

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in the South West

LoadRunner
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the South West region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Gloucestershire +10 22 £40,000 -11.11%
Cornwall - 10 £40,000 -
LoadRunner
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South West region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 32 (100.00%) Selenium
1 32 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (78.13%) ISTQB
3 22 (68.75%) DV Cleared
3 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
3 22 (68.75%) ISEB
4 21 (65.63%) Java
4 21 (65.63%) Non-Functional Testing
5 20 (62.50%) Cucumber
5 20 (62.50%) C#
5 20 (62.50%) C++
5 20 (62.50%) JMeter
6 15 (46.88%) Test Scripting
7 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (37.50%) Linux
7 12 (37.50%) Python
7 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (34.38%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (31.25%) Ranorex
9 10 (31.25%) LoadUI
9 10 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
9 10 (31.25%) Ruby
9 10 (31.25%) HP
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) JUnit
9 10 (31.25%) OpenUP
9 10 (31.25%) TestNG
9 10 (31.25%) Atlassian
9 10 (31.25%) JIRA
9 10 (31.25%) HP Quality Center

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (100.00%) Selenium
2 20 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 20 (62.50%) JMeter
3 10 (31.25%) JIRA
3 10 (31.25%) JUnit
3 10 (31.25%) LoadUI
3 10 (31.25%) Ranorex
3 10 (31.25%) TestNG
4 9 (28.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.25%) RSpec
6 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.13%) PyUnit
General
1 1 (3.13%) Law
1 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
1 16 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 16 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Software Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 21 (65.63%) Non-Functional Testing
3 15 (46.88%) Test Scripting
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (31.25%) Functional Testing
6 10 (31.25%) OpenUP
6 10 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
6 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
6 10 (31.25%) User Stories
7 8 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
9 5 (15.63%) ITSM
9 5 (15.63%) Service Management
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (9.38%) Validation
11 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) C++
3 12 (37.50%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) Ruby
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) ISTQB
2 22 (68.75%) DV Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) ISEB
2 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Atlassian
1 10 (31.25%) HP
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