The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WinRunner
Rank 867 846 799
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -47
Permanent jobs citing WinRunner 30 44 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.040% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.26% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 78
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £41,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-11.51% -10.32%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17829 16807 17402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.92% 15.35% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15072 14009 15309
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WinRunner
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinRunner within the UK.

WinRunner Salary Trend in the UK

WinRunner
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WinRunner over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

WinRunner Salary Histogram in the UK

WinRunner
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WinRunner within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
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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
England -8 29 £38,750 -26.88% 2
South East +19 20 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Berkshire +15 18 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Reading +16 16 £37,500 -6.25% 1
London +11 6 £41,250 -22.16% 1
City of London +30 4 £41,250 -36.53%
Cambridgeshire -8 3 £35,000 +7.69%
East of England -17 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Cambridge -3 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Bracknell - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 46 (86.79%) QuickTest Pro
2 40 (75.47%) HP Quality Center
2 40 (75.47%) Test Scripting
3 33 (62.26%) Windows
3 33 (62.26%) SQL
4 31 (58.49%) ISEB
5 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
6 27 (50.94%) Test Automation
7 26 (49.06%) TestDirector
8 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (45.28%) Citrix
9 24 (45.28%) Finance
10 23 (43.40%) Windows XP
11 19 (35.85%) ISTQB
12 18 (33.96%) Veritas
12 18 (33.96%) McAfee
12 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
12 18 (33.96%) LoadRunner
12 18 (33.96%) Clustering
12 18 (33.96%) McAfee ePO
12 18 (33.96%) Netcool
12 18 (33.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 17 (32.08%) Selenium
14 16 (30.19%) SharePoint Server
15 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
16 14 (26.42%) Performance Testing
17 13 (24.53%) Test Management
18 12 (22.64%) QA
19 11 (20.75%) SilkPerformer
19 11 (20.75%) Oracle

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (33.96%) MS Exchange
2 16 (30.19%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) LAN
1 8 (15.09%) WAN
2 4 (7.55%) HTTP
2 4 (7.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (86.79%) QuickTest Pro
2 26 (49.06%) TestDirector
3 18 (33.96%) LoadRunner
4 17 (32.08%) Selenium
5 11 (20.75%) SilkPerformer
6 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
7 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (13.21%) JMeter
9 6 (11.32%) FitNesse
9 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
9 6 (11.32%) Facilita Forecast
10 4 (7.55%) MSTest
10 4 (7.55%) Bugzilla
10 4 (7.55%) JIRA
11 3 (5.66%) QARun
11 3 (5.66%) NUnit
11 3 (5.66%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (3.77%) ClearQuest
13 1 (1.89%) eggPlant
13 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
4 6 (11.32%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Analyst
2 20 (37.74%) Test Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) Senior Test Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Tester
5 9 (16.98%) Consultant
5 9 (16.98%) Test Consultant
6 8 (15.09%) QA Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Tester
7 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Tester
8 5 (9.43%) Performance Consultant
8 5 (9.43%) Performance Test Consultant
8 5 (9.43%) Test Leader
9 4 (7.55%) Performance Test Leader
9 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (5.66%) Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) Automation Analyst
11 2 (3.77%) QA Automation Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.32%) Ajax
3 3 (5.66%) HTML5
3 3 (5.66%) CSS3
3 3 (5.66%) CSS
3 3 (5.66%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) WinForms
4 2 (3.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (3.77%) WCF
4 2 (3.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Clustering
2 10 (18.87%) Open Source
3 7 (13.21%) Derivative
4 6 (11.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (11.32%) GIS
4 6 (11.32%) iPad
4 6 (11.32%) Equities
4 6 (11.32%) Fixed Income
4 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.89%) EPoS
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (43.40%) Windows XP
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.43%) UNIX
5 5 (9.43%) Solaris
5 5 (9.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Test Scripting
2 27 (50.94%) Test Automation
3 14 (26.42%) Performance Testing
4 13 (24.53%) Test Management
5 9 (16.98%) Automated Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.09%) Validation
7 6 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Automation Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Migration
9 4 (7.55%) Requirements Management
9 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (7.55%) Test Planning
9 4 (7.55%) V-Model
9 4 (7.55%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 11 (20.75%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) C++
5 2 (3.77%) VB
5 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) ISEB
2 29 (54.72%) Security Cleared
3 19 (35.85%) ISTQB
4 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
5 9 (16.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) Degree
7 1 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) VMware ESX
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (75.47%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (33.96%) McAfee ePO
2 18 (33.96%) Netcool
2 18 (33.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Citrix
2 18 (33.96%) Veritas
2 18 (33.96%) McAfee
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle
4 10 (18.87%) HP
4 10 (18.87%) Fujitsu
5 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.32%) Siebel
7 5 (9.43%) VMware
7 5 (9.43%) NetApp
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