The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 52 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.24% 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.92% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
LoadRunner
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
52 91 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.35% 16.37% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 83 33
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Liverpool

LoadRunner
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP