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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 146 155 148
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 14 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.53% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.30% 3.43% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 9
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £22,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,000 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
424 612 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.61% 15.47% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 259 406 274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +18 10 £43,750 -2.23% 1
Edinburgh -5 3 £42,500 -10.99%
Stirling - 1 £50,000 -
LoadRunner
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LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 27 (72.97%) HP
2 21 (56.76%) Performance Testing
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) Finance
5 14 (37.84%) QuickTest Pro
5 14 (37.84%) ISTQB
6 12 (32.43%) Automated Testing
6 12 (32.43%) QA
6 12 (32.43%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (27.03%) Java
7 10 (27.03%) Selenium
7 10 (27.03%) Test Management
8 9 (24.32%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) JMeter
9 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
10 7 (18.92%) Banking
10 7 (18.92%) Scrum
10 7 (18.92%) .NET
11 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
11 6 (16.22%) Project Management
11 6 (16.22%) PMI
11 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
11 6 (16.22%) CSQA
11 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Resource Management
11 6 (16.22%) Demand Management
11 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (16.22%) Mobile App

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (27.03%) Selenium
3 9 (24.32%) JMeter
4 4 (10.81%) SilkPerformer
4 4 (10.81%) JIRA
4 4 (10.81%) Introscope
4 4 (10.81%) JUnit
4 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.41%) Facilita Forecast
5 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
5 2 (5.41%) WinRunner
6 1 (2.70%) TestLink
6 1 (2.70%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.70%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Tester
1 11 (29.73%) Test Leader
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Performance Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Test Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Test Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Test Leader
5 4 (10.81%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Test Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Test Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) Ajax
3 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.41%) jQuery
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) XSD
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) PMI
1 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.41%) GIS
2 2 (5.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Performance Testing
2 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Automated Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Test Management
5 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
5 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) Scrum
7 6 (16.22%) Project Management
7 6 (16.22%) Resource Management
7 6 (16.22%) Demand Management
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.51%) SOA
9 4 (10.81%) Validation
9 4 (10.81%) TDD
9 4 (10.81%) BDD
9 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
10 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
11 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) C
5 2 (5.41%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) VBScript
5 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) ISTQB
2 6 (16.22%) CSQA
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) Citrix
2 2 (5.41%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
2 2 (5.41%) Siebel
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago