The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 162 159 145
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.95% 1.05% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -46.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £38,000 £43,448
% change year-on-year
+21.71% -12.53%
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
563 478 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.14% 14.58% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 401 320 259
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
LoadRunner
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -5 7 £45,000 +24.13%
Glasgow -11 3 £31,000 -11.42%
Midlothian - 1 £35,000 -
LoadRunner
UK

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (80.65%) HP
2 23 (74.19%) Performance Testing
3 22 (70.97%) Java
4 13 (41.94%) SOA
4 13 (41.94%) WebSphere
5 9 (29.03%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (25.81%) Project Planning
6 8 (25.81%) CRM
7 7 (22.58%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) Selenium
8 3 (9.68%) SAP
8 3 (9.68%) Logistics
8 3 (9.68%) Finance
8 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
8 3 (9.68%) Publishing
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.45%) TDD
9 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) UNIX
9 2 (6.45%) JUnit
9 2 (6.45%) WinRunner
9 2 (6.45%) ISEB
9 2 (6.45%) QA
9 2 (6.45%) JIRA
9 2 (6.45%) JMeter

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (41.94%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) FindBugs
3 2 (6.45%) JMeter
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.68%) Publishing
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Tester
2 20 (64.52%) Performance Tester
3 15 (48.39%) Analyst
3 15 (48.39%) Test Analyst
4 13 (41.94%) Performance Analyst
4 13 (41.94%) Performance Test Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) SAP Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Web Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Performance Testing
2 13 (41.94%) SOA
3 8 (25.81%) Project Planning
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.68%) Logistics
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.45%) BDD
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) V-Model
6 1 (3.23%) Test Management
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix