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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 168 188 125
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -63
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 8 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.23% 0.13% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% 0.97% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 16
Average salary £40,000 £39,412 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +8.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,661 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £43,164 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
552 513 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.65% 13.83% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 432 398 349
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) JMeter
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) SNMP
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JMeter
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) LoadUI
4 1 (10.00%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vesta Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Salary: Rate / Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago