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

HP LoadRunner
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 69
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford - 1.25% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category - 7.69% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

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 Watford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 121 78 98
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 22.57% 16.22% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 108 71 66
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Watford

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

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) ClearQuest
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) The Grinder
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) ClearQuest
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) The Grinder
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) AWK
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle