The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WinRunner
Rank 413 427 449
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +22
Permanent jobs citing WinRunner 20 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.091% 0.051% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.36% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 17
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £41,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-11.51% -10.32%
WinRunner
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3487 3019 3288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.95% 13.89% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2960 2604 2980
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WinRunner
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WinRunner Salary Trend in the South East

WinRunner
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinRunner across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

WinRunner Salary Histogram in the South East

WinRunner
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinRunner within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Berkshire +19 18 £37,500 -6.25%
WinRunner
England

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing WinRunner 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 WinRunner.

1 34 (97.14%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (91.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 31 (88.57%) ISEB
3 31 (88.57%) Windows
4 29 (82.86%) Security Cleared
5 26 (74.29%) Test Automation
5 26 (74.29%) SQL
5 26 (74.29%) TestDirector
6 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (68.57%) Test Scripting
8 23 (65.71%) Windows XP
9 19 (54.29%) ISTQB
10 18 (51.43%) McAfee ePO
10 18 (51.43%) McAfee
10 18 (51.43%) Veritas
10 18 (51.43%) Clustering
10 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
10 18 (51.43%) Citrix
10 18 (51.43%) Netcool
10 18 (51.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 16 (45.71%) SharePoint Server
12 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
13 13 (37.14%) Test Management
14 11 (31.43%) Finance
15 10 (28.57%) LoadRunner
15 10 (28.57%) Fujitsu
16 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
17 8 (22.86%) Active Directory

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing WinRunner 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 WinRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
2 16 (45.71%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) LAN
1 8 (22.86%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (91.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 26 (74.29%) TestDirector
3 10 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 6 (17.14%) Selenium
5 5 (14.29%) SilkPerformer
6 4 (11.43%) JIRA
6 4 (11.43%) MSTest
6 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
6 4 (11.43%) Bugzilla
7 3 (8.57%) NUnit
7 3 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (5.71%) ClearQuest
9 1 (2.86%) JMeter
9 1 (2.86%) eggPlant
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
2 17 (48.57%) Test Analyst
3 13 (37.14%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (37.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Tester
5 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Tester
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Tester
6 4 (11.43%) Test Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) Test Leader
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Test Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Developer
8 2 (5.71%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) QA Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) CSS
1 3 (8.57%) HTML5
1 3 (8.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Clustering
2 4 (11.43%) Open Source
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (65.71%) Windows XP
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (14.29%) UNIX
5 5 (14.29%) Solaris
5 5 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Test Automation
2 24 (68.57%) Test Scripting
3 13 (37.14%) Test Management
4 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Validation
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Software Distribution
7 4 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
7 4 (11.43%) V-Model
7 4 (11.43%) Requirements Management
7 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.57%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow
8 3 (8.57%) Workflow Management
8 3 (8.57%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) C++
2 3 (8.57%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (88.57%) ISEB
2 29 (82.86%) Security Cleared
3 19 (54.29%) ISTQB
4 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (97.14%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (51.43%) McAfee ePO
2 18 (51.43%) Netcool
2 18 (51.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Citrix
1 18 (51.43%) Veritas
1 18 (51.43%) McAfee
2 10 (28.57%) Fujitsu
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) NetApp
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft