The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP WinRunner
Rank 868 821 813
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -8
Permanent jobs citing WinRunner 15 75 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.067% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.089% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 57 51
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
WinRunner
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16877 18029 15667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.35% 16.12% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14266 14995 13532
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinRunner
Salary Trend in England

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

WinRunner Salary Trend in England

WinRunner
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinRunner within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -6 7 £38,500 -18.94%
Yorkshire -10 1 £40,000 +16.78%
WinRunner
UK

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 29 (85.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 25 (73.53%) LoadRunner
3 20 (58.82%) Finance
4 19 (55.88%) Test Scripting
5 17 (50.00%) Selenium
5 17 (50.00%) SQL
6 15 (44.12%) TestDirector
7 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (41.18%) Open Source
8 13 (38.24%) Oracle
9 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
9 11 (32.35%) .NET
9 11 (32.35%) Windows
10 10 (29.41%) Citrix
10 10 (29.41%) QA
10 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
11 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
11 9 (26.47%) ISEB
11 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
13 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
13 7 (20.59%) Ruby
13 7 (20.59%) Python
13 7 (20.59%) Java
13 7 (20.59%) PHP
13 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
13 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
14 6 (17.65%) Facilita Forecast
14 6 (17.65%) Relational Database

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (85.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 25 (73.53%) LoadRunner
3 17 (50.00%) Selenium
4 15 (44.12%) TestDirector
5 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
6 6 (17.65%) SilkPerformer
6 6 (17.65%) JMeter
6 6 (17.65%) Facilita Forecast
7 4 (11.76%) Bugzilla
7 4 (11.76%) JIRA
7 4 (11.76%) MSTest
8 3 (8.82%) QARun
9 2 (5.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
1 14 (41.18%) Test Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Consultant
2 12 (35.29%) Performance Consultant
3 10 (29.41%) Tester
4 8 (23.53%) Senior Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Test Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Test Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Performance Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Performance Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Lead Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Test Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) Ajax
3 3 (8.82%) WCF
3 3 (8.82%) WPF
3 3 (8.82%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 3 (8.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Open Source
2 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.65%) GIS
4 4 (11.76%) Clustering
5 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Test Scripting
2 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
4 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) Test Management
8 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
8 4 (11.76%) V-Model
8 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
9 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL
9 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) PHP
2 7 (20.59%) Python
2 7 (20.59%) Ruby
3 3 (8.82%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) VB
3 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISEB
1 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
2 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (11.76%) Netcool
2 4 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix
3 6 (17.65%) Siebel
3 6 (17.65%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
4 4 (11.76%) McAfee
5 1 (2.94%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft