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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP WinRunner
Rank 889 836 828
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -8
Permanent jobs citing WinRunner 15 84 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.070% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.083% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 64 45
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,050 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%

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
18041 19268 16416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.33% 16.07% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15129 16008 14001
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 10 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 5 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
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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 -25 14 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Surrey +1 6 £38,500 -18.94%
South East -9 6 £38,500 -18.94%
Epsom - 4 £38,500 -
Leatherhead - 2 £40,000 -
Scotland +19 1 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire +9 1 £40,000 +19.40%
Yorkshire +1 1 £40,000 +16.78%
Bradford - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 29 (87.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 26 (78.79%) LoadRunner
3 22 (66.67%) Finance
4 18 (54.55%) SQL
4 18 (54.55%) Test Scripting
5 15 (45.45%) Open Source
5 15 (45.45%) Oracle
5 15 (45.45%) Selenium
6 14 (42.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (39.39%) TestDirector
8 11 (33.33%) Citrix
8 11 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 10 (30.30%) .NET
9 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
10 9 (27.27%) QA
11 8 (24.24%) JMeter
11 8 (24.24%) GIS
11 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
11 8 (24.24%) Ajax
11 8 (24.24%) SilkPerformer
11 8 (24.24%) Siebel
11 8 (24.24%) HP
11 8 (24.24%) Windows
11 8 (24.24%) Facilita Forecast
11 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
11 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
12 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
12 7 (21.21%) Python
12 7 (21.21%) ISEB

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (87.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 26 (78.79%) LoadRunner
3 15 (45.45%) Selenium
4 13 (39.39%) TestDirector
5 8 (24.24%) Facilita Forecast
5 8 (24.24%) SilkPerformer
5 8 (24.24%) JMeter
6 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
7 3 (9.09%) MSTest
7 3 (9.09%) JIRA
7 3 (9.09%) Bugzilla
8 2 (6.06%) QARun
9 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Consultant
1 14 (42.42%) Performance Consultant
2 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Tester
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Test Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Tester
4 7 (21.21%) Test Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Tester
5 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Performance Tester
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Performance Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Lead Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Test Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) Ajax
3 2 (6.06%) WCF
3 2 (6.06%) WPF
3 2 (6.06%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (6.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Open Source
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) GIS
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 14 (42.42%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
5 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.09%) Test Management
9 3 (9.09%) Requirements Management
9 3 (9.09%) V-Model
9 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.03%) ITIL
10 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) PHP
2 7 (21.21%) Python
2 7 (21.21%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) VB
3 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) ISEB
1 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.09%) Netcool
2 3 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) Siebel
3 8 (24.24%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) Veritas
4 3 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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