The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - - 143
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
LoadRunner
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
528 482 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.68% 14.82% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 454 375 531
Average salary £41,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.69% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Leeds

LoadRunner
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) HL7
2 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (66.67%) V-Model
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) WinRunner
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) ebXML
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) WinRunner
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) ebXML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) V-Model
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) HL7
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center