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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 144 140 148
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 16 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.35% 3.05% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 7
Average salary £46,250 £50,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.96% +11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £28,600 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,700 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +13.09%
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
478 558 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.01% 16.77% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 342 329 238
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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
Edinburgh -2 9 £47,500 +20.25%
Glasgow -4 5 £31,500 -25.88% 2
Stirling - 2 £50,000 -
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (61.11%) HP
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 15 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 13 (36.11%) Selenium
6 12 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 12 (33.33%) SOA
6 12 (33.33%) Java
7 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 8 (22.22%) Business Objects
9 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (22.22%) Informatica
9 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
10 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Scrum
11 5 (13.89%) JMeter
11 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
11 5 (13.89%) Agile Testing
11 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
11 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
12 4 (11.11%) Ajax
12 4 (11.11%) ISEB
13 3 (8.33%) DNS
13 3 (8.33%) Project Management
13 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
13 3 (8.33%) SQL Server

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (36.11%) Selenium
3 5 (13.89%) JMeter
4 3 (8.33%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (8.33%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) JUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.33%) ClearCase
4 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.56%) WinRunner
6 1 (2.78%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (2.78%) TestLink
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Tester
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Test Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Performance Tester
3 12 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 12 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Test Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Ajax
2 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) JSP
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 12 (33.33%) SOA
4 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Scrum
6 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Agile Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 3 (8.33%) Web Development
9 3 (8.33%) Release Management
9 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.33%) UML
9 3 (8.33%) TDD
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) Analytics
9 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.33%) BDD
10 2 (5.56%) Test Management
10 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) VBScript
3 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Foglight
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) HP
2 8 (22.22%) Informatica
2 8 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Siebel
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Newbridge, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 22 days ago