The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.12% - 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.67% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £48,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +17.57%
LoadRunner
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
30 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 15.46% 6.25% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 11
Average salary £48,250 - £37,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Stirling

LoadRunner
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Informatica
1 8 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Testing
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 8 (100.00%) Informatica