The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 194 179 204
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.027% 0.20% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.94% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Median salary - £30,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -53.07%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +15.29%
LoadRunner
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
917 747 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.56% 21.19% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 843 652 665
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Manchester

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 9 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) JMeter
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) CICS
5 4 (40.00%) Cognizant
5 4 (40.00%) JCL
5 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) COBOL
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) DB2
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Validation
5 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (40.00%) SOAP
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) MS Access
5 4 (40.00%) FTP
5 4 (40.00%) HTTP
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Toad
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (40.00%) VSAM
5 4 (40.00%) Firebug
5 4 (40.00%) Fiddler

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) FTP
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
1 4 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (40.00%) Fiddler
2 4 (40.00%) Firebug
2 4 (40.00%) The Grinder
2 4 (40.00%) Toad
3 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Performance Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (40.00%) VSAM
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) API Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Volume Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) COBOL
2 4 (40.00%) JCL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Cognizant
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
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