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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 177 166 105
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -61
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 8 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.028% 0.23% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 1.35% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 17
Average salary £52,500 £43,164 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.63% +23.32%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +3.44%
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
556 594 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.31% 17.21% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 482 410 403
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) HL7
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ebXML
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) ebXML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) HL7
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) HP