The first table below looks at the demand for WinRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WinRunner
Rank - 124 122
Permanent jobs citing WinRunner 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.054% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.36% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +37.09%
Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
336 280 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.23% 14.99% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 292 235 299
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
WinRunner
North West

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinRunner across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WinRunner
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WinRunner Salary Trend in Cheshire

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing WinRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinRunner.

1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Siebel
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Facilita Forecast
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) GIS
4 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing WinRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (85.71%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 6 (85.71%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Test Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Siebel
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Cognizant