The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 115 127 123
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 1.48% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £36,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
231 337 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.01% 15.70% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 197 309 198
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Birmingham

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Appium
4 2 (33.33%) API Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Mocha
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Appium
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) Mocha
4 1 (16.67%) Calabash
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Automation Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP