The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 164 146 149
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 8 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.51% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% 3.36% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 5
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.80%
LoadRunner
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
544 566 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.32% 15.30% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 332 390 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Scotland

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Scotland

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -1 7 £34,500 -16.86% 2
Edinburgh -4 3 £40,000 -11.11% 3
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (84.62%) ISTQB
2 18 (69.23%) Performance Testing
3 14 (53.85%) HP
4 13 (50.00%) Finance
4 13 (50.00%) Banking
5 12 (46.15%) Test Strategy
6 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (42.31%) CSQA
7 10 (38.46%) Test Scripting
7 10 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (26.92%) QA
8 7 (26.92%) Test Management
8 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
8 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (23.08%) Demand Management
9 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
9 6 (23.08%) ISEB
9 6 (23.08%) PMI
9 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
9 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution
9 6 (23.08%) Project Management
9 6 (23.08%) Resource Management
9 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (19.23%) Test Planning
11 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
11 4 (15.38%) JIRA

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) HP UFT
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) JMeter
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
1 13 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 11 (42.31%) Test Leader
4 8 (30.77%) Performance Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Performance Test Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Test Leader
6 4 (15.38%) Lead Test Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Test Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Consultant
9 1 (3.85%) Quality Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Environment Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Test Specialist
9 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
9 1 (3.85%) Tester
9 1 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XSD
1 1 (3.85%) Ajax
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) PMI
1 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Performance Testing
2 12 (46.15%) Test Strategy
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 7 (26.92%) Test Management
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) Demand Management
6 6 (23.08%) Resource Management
6 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) Test Planning
8 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.69%) SOA
9 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 2 (7.69%) V-Model
9 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
9 2 (7.69%) SDLC
10 1 (3.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) PHP
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) VBScript
1 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) ISTQB
2 11 (42.31%) CSQA
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) ISEB
3 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
4 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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