The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank - 56 57
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.97% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category - 7.59% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
LoadRunner
North East

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

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
129 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.98% 12.76% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 103 68 53
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

LoadRunner
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 1 (100.00%) LoadUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Test Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP