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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 183 144 158
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +14
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 6 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.53% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 3.10% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 11
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,264 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,164 £38,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,164 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-13.67% +21.21%
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
509 451 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.36% 17.01% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 395 384 354
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 September 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 22 (81.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Selenium
4 10 (37.04%) HL7
4 10 (37.04%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (37.04%) SOAP
4 10 (37.04%) HTTP
5 8 (29.63%) ISEB
5 8 (29.63%) WinRunner
5 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
5 8 (29.63%) V-Model
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Banking
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
7 4 (14.81%) HP
7 4 (14.81%) WATIR
7 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
7 4 (14.81%) Retail Banking
7 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.81%) Degree
7 4 (14.81%) JMeter
7 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.81%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (37.04%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 22 (81.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (44.44%) Selenium
3 8 (29.63%) WinRunner
4 4 (14.81%) WATIR
4 4 (14.81%) JMeter
4 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Retail Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
1 18 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Test Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Functional Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Test Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Functional Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) SOAP
2 4 (14.81%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) ebXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
3 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
3 8 (29.63%) V-Model
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Automation Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Use Case
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) HL7
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) HP
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239 - £47088 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago