The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
UK
Rank 651 750 678
Rank change year-on-year +99 -72  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 214 199 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.29% 1.06% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 174 127 192
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,700 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.29% +8.00%  

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16625 18686 17537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.65% 18.07% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13979 15967 14707
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

LoadRunner
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in the UK

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in the UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +102 207 £47,500 -13.63% 30
London +90 73 £57,500 -0.86% 10
South East +85 38 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Yorkshire +11 31 £42,500 -12.82% 2
West Yorkshire +33 28 £42,500 - 2
Leeds +32 28 £42,500 -17.07% 2
South West +39 25 £40,000 -15.78% 7
North West +9 21 £37,500 -19.35% 2
City of London +47 16 £60,000 +14.28% 7
Hampshire +35 13 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Gloucester +10 13 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Gloucestershire +7 13 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Wales +13 12 £40,000 - 2
Manchester -11 12 £37,500 -19.35% 2
Newquay - 12 £40,000 - 1
Mid Wales - 12 £40,000 - 1
Cornwall - 12 £40,000 - 1
New Quay - 12 £40,000 - 1
Ceredigion - 12 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +43 11 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East of England -12 11 £52,500 -14.63% 2
Kent +34 9 £47,500 -20.83%
West Sussex +12 8 £50,000 -4.76%
Hertfordshire +2 8 £52,500 -19.23% 1
East Midlands +11 6 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Watford -3 6 £52,500 -16.00%
Skelmersdale - 5 £36,100 -
Fareham - 5 £35,000 - 2
Portsmouth - 5 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 5 £36,100 -

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 197 (49.62%) JMeter
2 196 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (47.36%) ISTQB
4 186 (46.85%) Selenium
5 179 (45.09%) Performance Testing
6 159 (40.05%) Java
7 158 (39.80%) HP
8 156 (39.29%) Test Strategy
9 138 (34.76%) JIRA
10 134 (33.75%) Non-Functional Testing
11 130 (32.75%) Cucumber
12 129 (32.49%) ISEB
13 115 (28.97%) Test Scripting
14 111 (27.96%) HP Quality Center
15 107 (26.95%) Test Automation
16 106 (26.70%) SQL
17 94 (23.68%) HP UFT
18 89 (22.42%) Test Management
19 78 (19.65%) Security Cleared
19 78 (19.65%) User Acceptance Testing
20 77 (19.40%) C#
21 75 (18.89%) Software Testing
22 68 (17.13%) C++
23 65 (16.37%) QA
24 63 (15.87%) Finance
25 58 (14.61%) Linux
26 57 (14.36%) Visual Studio
26 57 (14.36%) DV Cleared
27 56 (14.11%) SoapUI
28 54 (13.60%) Functional Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills 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 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 8 (2.02%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.76%) Confluence
3 7 (1.76%) IIS
4 5 (1.26%) Apache
5 4 (1.01%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.25%) CICS
7 1 (0.25%) Drupal
7 1 (0.25%) JBoss
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.02%) MS Office
3 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Magento
1 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.52%) G Suite
1 10 (2.52%) Office 365
1 10 (2.52%) Slack
2 7 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.26%) GitHub
4 4 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.01%) Loggly
4 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.01%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.50%) Akamai
5 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.53%) HTTP
2 8 (2.02%) Firewall
2 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.01%) SMTP
4 3 (0.76%) FTP
4 3 (0.76%) Internet
5 2 (0.50%) IMAP
5 2 (0.50%) IPv4
5 2 (0.50%) LDAP
5 2 (0.50%) NAS
5 2 (0.50%) SAN
5 2 (0.50%) SSL
5 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (1.76%) MySQL
5 6 (1.51%) Informix
5 6 (1.51%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.26%) DB2
7 3 (0.76%) Big Data
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.50%) Redis
9 1 (0.25%) DataStage
9 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.25%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 197 (49.62%) JMeter
2 186 (46.85%) Selenium
3 138 (34.76%) JIRA
4 130 (32.75%) Cucumber
5 94 (23.68%) HP UFT
6 57 (14.36%) Visual Studio
7 56 (14.11%) SoapUI
8 48 (12.09%) Jenkins
9 38 (9.57%) Git (software)
10 35 (8.82%) Maven
11 34 (8.56%) WebDriver
12 31 (7.81%) JUnit
13 29 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (6.55%) TestNG
15 23 (5.79%) Gatling
15 23 (5.79%) LoadUI
16 22 (5.54%) Eclipse
17 21 (5.29%) IntelliJ
18 15 (3.78%) Ranorex
19 14 (3.53%) JIRA Agile
General
1 63 (15.87%) Finance
2 37 (9.32%) Legal
3 29 (7.30%) Law
4 21 (5.29%) Retail
5 15 (3.78%) Banking
6 10 (2.52%) Games
7 8 (2.02%) Marketing
8 5 (1.26%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.01%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (28.97%) Analyst
2 112 (28.21%) Test Analyst
3 79 (19.90%) Test Engineer
4 67 (16.88%) Tester
5 64 (16.12%) Test Leader
6 47 (11.84%) Test Manager
7 38 (9.57%) Performance Tester
8 33 (8.31%) Senior Analyst
9 32 (8.06%) Performance Engineer
10 31 (7.81%) Senior Test Analyst
11 28 (7.05%) Test Automation Engineer
12 25 (6.30%) Consultant
13 23 (5.79%) Performance Analyst
13 23 (5.79%) Software Analyst
13 23 (5.79%) Software Test Analyst
14 22 (5.54%) Performance Test Analyst
14 22 (5.54%) Test Consultant
15 20 (5.04%) Performance Test Engineer
16 19 (4.79%) Technical Leader
17 18 (4.53%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.32%) .NET
2 34 (8.56%) Web Services
3 27 (6.80%) SOAP
4 25 (6.30%) XML
5 21 (5.29%) HTML
6 17 (4.28%) RESTful
7 14 (3.53%) Hibernate
7 14 (3.53%) REST
7 14 (3.53%) Spring
8 12 (3.02%) JMS
9 10 (2.52%) Gherkin
10 8 (2.02%) Swagger
11 6 (1.51%) WSDL
12 5 (1.26%) CSS
13 4 (1.01%) .NET Framework
13 4 (1.01%) ASP.NET
13 4 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (1.01%) J2EE
13 4 (1.01%) XML Schema
14 3 (0.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.27%) Mobile App
2 12 (3.02%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.77%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.26%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.01%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.76%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.76%) iPad
8 3 (0.76%) NHS
9 2 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.50%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.25%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.25%) DataPower
10 1 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.61%) Linux
2 54 (13.60%) Windows
3 23 (5.79%) Unix
4 9 (2.27%) Android
4 9 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.51%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.50%) AIX
7 2 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (45.09%) Performance Testing
3 156 (39.29%) Test Strategy
4 134 (33.75%) Non-Functional Testing
5 115 (28.97%) Test Scripting
6 107 (26.95%) Test Automation
7 89 (22.42%) Test Management
8 78 (19.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 75 (18.89%) Software Testing
10 54 (13.60%) Functional Testing
11 49 (12.34%) Scrum
12 46 (11.59%) Manual Testing
12 46 (11.59%) User Stories
13 45 (11.34%) Waterfall
14 38 (9.57%) Automated Testing
14 38 (9.57%) TDD
15 37 (9.32%) Automation Testing
16 36 (9.07%) BDD
16 36 (9.07%) Service Management
17 33 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 159 (40.05%) Java
2 106 (26.70%) SQL
3 77 (19.40%) C#
4 68 (17.13%) C++
5 45 (11.34%) Python
6 38 (9.57%) Ruby
7 27 (6.80%) C
8 22 (5.54%) JavaScript
9 14 (3.53%) Scala
10 10 (2.52%) VB
11 9 (2.27%) Perl
11 9 (2.27%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.76%) AWK
12 7 (1.76%) Groovy
12 7 (1.76%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.51%) VBScript
14 5 (1.26%) PHP
15 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 188 (47.36%) ISTQB
2 129 (32.49%) ISEB
3 78 (19.65%) Security Cleared
4 57 (14.36%) DV Cleared
5 51 (12.85%) Degree
6 19 (4.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 13 (3.27%) SC Cleared
8 12 (3.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.02%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (1.26%) MBCS
11 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.25%) CITP
13 1 (0.25%) MCP
13 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.25%) OCP
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (16.37%) QA
2 4 (1.01%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.76%) HL7
3 3 (0.76%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.50%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.76%) Docker
2 6 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.01%) LXC
3 4 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 111 (27.96%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.26%) Ansible
2 5 (1.26%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.26%) Puppet
3 4 (1.01%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.25%) Grafana
5 1 (0.25%) Graphite
5 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.25%) OpenView
5 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 158 (39.80%) HP
2 29 (7.30%) SAP
3 28 (7.05%) Oracle
4 21 (5.29%) Microsoft
5 17 (4.28%) Atlassian
6 11 (2.77%) Dynatrace
6 11 (2.77%) IBM
7 10 (2.52%) Google
8 6 (1.51%) Cognizant
8 6 (1.51%) VMware
9 5 (1.26%) Citrix
10 4 (1.01%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.01%) Splunk
11 3 (0.76%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (0.76%) SOASTA, Inc
12 2 (0.50%) CollabNet
12 2 (0.50%) Sun
13 1 (0.25%) ATG
13 1 (0.25%) CA
13 1 (0.25%) Sybase
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary: Competitive + bonus + expenses + training
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £31,383 - £41, 373 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago