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 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
UK
Rank 646 748 692
Rank change year-on-year +102 -56  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 213 200 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.28% 1.07% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 174 127 187
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,700 £37,275
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16619 18608 17132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.56% 18.07% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13966 15893 14378
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 24 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 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
England +112 207 £47,500 -13.63% 26
London +85 76 £57,500 -0.86% 10
South East +74 37 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Yorkshire +11 29 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Leeds +23 27 £42,500 -15.00% 2
West Yorkshire +19 27 £42,500 +13.33% 2
South West +31 25 £40,000 -15.78% 5
North West +4 21 £37,500 -19.35% 1
City of London +49 18 £60,000 +14.28% 7
Gloucester +8 13 £40,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire +3 13 £40,000 -15.78%
Hampshire +36 12 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Wales +13 12 £40,000 - 1
Manchester -8 12 £37,500 -19.35% 1
Newquay - 12 £40,000 - 1
Cornwall - 12 £40,000 - 1
Mid Wales - 12 £40,000 - 1
New Quay - 12 £40,000 - 1
Ceredigion - 12 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +40 11 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East of England -16 11 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Kent +31 9 £47,500 -20.83%
West Sussex +18 8 £50,000 -4.76%
Hertfordshire -6 8 £52,500 -19.23% 1
East Midlands +8 6 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Watford -10 6 £52,500 -12.50%
Skelmersdale - 5 £36,100 -
Fareham - 5 £35,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 5 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 5 £36,100 -

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 196 (49.00%) JMeter
2 194 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (47.25%) ISTQB
4 185 (46.25%) Selenium
5 180 (45.00%) Performance Testing
6 161 (40.25%) HP
7 159 (39.75%) Java
8 158 (39.50%) Test Strategy
9 138 (34.50%) JIRA
10 134 (33.50%) Non-Functional Testing
11 129 (32.25%) Cucumber
11 129 (32.25%) ISEB
12 116 (29.00%) Test Scripting
13 113 (28.25%) HP Quality Center
14 107 (26.75%) SQL
14 107 (26.75%) Test Automation
15 94 (23.50%) HP UFT
16 90 (22.50%) Test Management
17 78 (19.50%) User Acceptance Testing
17 78 (19.50%) Security Cleared
17 78 (19.50%) C#
18 75 (18.75%) Software Testing
19 68 (17.00%) C++
20 67 (16.75%) QA
21 66 (16.50%) Finance
22 58 (14.50%) Linux
23 57 (14.25%) DV Cleared
24 56 (14.00%) SoapUI
24 56 (14.00%) Visual Studio
25 54 (13.50%) Windows

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 (2.25%) Tomcat
1 9 (2.25%) WebLogic
2 7 (1.75%) Confluence
2 7 (1.75%) IIS
3 6 (1.50%) Apache
4 4 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.50%) CICS
5 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
5 2 (0.50%) JBoss
5 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.25%) Drupal
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.25%) MS Office
3 3 (0.75%) 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 (2.50%) G Suite
1 10 (2.50%) Office 365
1 10 (2.50%) Slack
2 7 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.25%) GitHub
4 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.00%) Loggly
4 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.00%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.50%) Akamai
5 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.50%) HTTP
2 9 (2.25%) Firewall
2 9 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.00%) FTP
3 4 (1.00%) SMTP
4 3 (0.75%) 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 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (1.75%) MySQL
5 6 (1.50%) DB2
5 6 (1.50%) Informix
5 6 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.75%) Big Data
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.50%) Redis
8 1 (0.25%) DataStage
8 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.25%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.25%) MS Access
8 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 196 (49.00%) JMeter
2 185 (46.25%) Selenium
3 138 (34.50%) JIRA
4 129 (32.25%) Cucumber
5 94 (23.50%) HP UFT
6 56 (14.00%) SoapUI
6 56 (14.00%) Visual Studio
7 48 (12.00%) Jenkins
8 38 (9.50%) Git (software)
9 35 (8.75%) Maven
10 33 (8.25%) WebDriver
11 31 (7.75%) JUnit
12 29 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (6.50%) TestNG
14 23 (5.75%) LoadUI
15 22 (5.50%) Gatling
16 21 (5.25%) Eclipse
17 20 (5.00%) IntelliJ
18 15 (3.75%) Ranorex
19 13 (3.25%) JIRA Agile
General
1 66 (16.50%) Finance
2 37 (9.25%) Legal
3 29 (7.25%) Law
4 22 (5.50%) Retail
5 17 (4.25%) Banking
6 9 (2.25%) Games
7 8 (2.00%) Marketing
8 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.00%) Billing
10 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 115 (28.75%) Analyst
2 112 (28.00%) Test Analyst
3 78 (19.50%) Test Engineer
4 68 (17.00%) Tester
5 66 (16.50%) Test Leader
6 48 (12.00%) Test Manager
7 40 (10.00%) Performance Tester
8 32 (8.00%) Performance Engineer
8 32 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
9 30 (7.50%) Senior Test Analyst
10 27 (6.75%) Test Automation Engineer
11 25 (6.25%) Consultant
12 24 (6.00%) Performance Analyst
13 23 (5.75%) Performance Test Analyst
13 23 (5.75%) Software Analyst
13 23 (5.75%) Software Test Analyst
14 22 (5.50%) Test Consultant
15 20 (5.00%) Performance Test Engineer
16 19 (4.75%) Technical Leader
17 18 (4.50%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.25%) .NET
2 34 (8.50%) Web Services
3 28 (7.00%) SOAP
4 24 (6.00%) XML
5 21 (5.25%) HTML
6 17 (4.25%) RESTful
7 14 (3.50%) Hibernate
7 14 (3.50%) REST
7 14 (3.50%) Spring
8 11 (2.75%) JMS
9 9 (2.25%) Gherkin
10 8 (2.00%) Swagger
11 6 (1.50%) WSDL
12 5 (1.25%) CSS
12 5 (1.25%) J2EE
13 4 (1.00%) .NET Framework
13 4 (1.00%) ASP.NET
13 4 (1.00%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (1.00%) XML Schema
14 3 (0.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.50%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.25%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.50%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.00%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.75%) iPad
10 2 (0.50%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.50%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.50%) NHS
10 2 (0.50%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.25%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.25%) DataPower
11 1 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.50%) Linux
2 54 (13.50%) Windows
3 24 (6.00%) Unix
4 9 (2.25%) Android
4 9 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.50%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.50%) AIX
7 2 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (45.00%) Performance Testing
3 158 (39.50%) Test Strategy
4 134 (33.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 116 (29.00%) Test Scripting
6 107 (26.75%) Test Automation
7 90 (22.50%) Test Management
8 78 (19.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 75 (18.75%) Software Testing
10 54 (13.50%) Functional Testing
11 49 (12.25%) Scrum
12 46 (11.50%) User Stories
13 45 (11.25%) Manual Testing
13 45 (11.25%) Waterfall
14 38 (9.50%) TDD
15 37 (9.25%) Automated Testing
16 36 (9.00%) Automation Testing
16 36 (9.00%) BDD
17 35 (8.75%) Service Management
18 33 (8.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 159 (39.75%) Java
2 107 (26.75%) SQL
3 78 (19.50%) C#
4 68 (17.00%) C++
5 45 (11.25%) Python
6 38 (9.50%) Ruby
7 27 (6.75%) C
8 22 (5.50%) JavaScript
9 14 (3.50%) Scala
10 10 (2.50%) VB
11 9 (2.25%) Perl
11 9 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.75%) AWK
12 7 (1.75%) Groovy
12 7 (1.75%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.50%) VBScript
14 5 (1.25%) PHP
15 3 (0.75%) VBA
16 2 (0.50%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 189 (47.25%) ISTQB
2 129 (32.25%) ISEB
3 78 (19.50%) Security Cleared
4 57 (14.25%) DV Cleared
5 51 (12.75%) Degree
6 19 (4.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 14 (3.50%) SC Cleared
8 12 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (1.25%) MBCS
11 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.25%) CITP
12 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (16.75%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.50%) HL7
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.75%) Docker
2 6 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.00%) LXC
3 4 (1.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 113 (28.25%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.50%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (1.25%) Ansible
3 5 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.25%) Perfmon
3 5 (1.25%) Puppet
4 2 (0.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.50%) Grafana
4 2 (0.50%) Graphite
4 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.25%) OpenView
5 1 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 161 (40.25%) HP
2 28 (7.00%) Oracle
2 28 (7.00%) SAP
3 20 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.25%) Atlassian
5 12 (3.00%) Dynatrace
6 11 (2.75%) IBM
7 10 (2.50%) Google
8 7 (1.75%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.50%) Citrix
9 6 (1.50%) VMware
10 5 (1.25%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.00%) Splunk
12 3 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
12 3 (0.75%) SOASTA, Inc
13 2 (0.50%) CollabNet
13 2 (0.50%) Sun
14 1 (0.25%) ATG
14 1 (0.25%) CA
14 1 (0.25%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + stock options + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary: Competitive + bonus + expenses + training
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Salary: £31,383 - £41, 373 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago