The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 102 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% 3.08% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
LoadRunner
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
235 195 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.84% 13.14% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 171 152 109
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Edinburgh

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing LoadRunner 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 LoadRunner.

1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) SilkPerformer
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) XSD
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing LoadRunner 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 LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (37.50%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Test Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSD
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Siebel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago