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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP WinRunner
Rank 854 883 824
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -59
Permanent jobs citing WinRunner 43 48 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.041% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 37
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,900 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%

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
18707 19135 16243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 16.26% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15718 16139 13840
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 27 July 2015 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 27 July 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 +37 43 £45,000 -5.26% 4
London +42 35 £45,000 -5.26% 2
City of London +43 29 £45,000 -40.00%
East of England +13 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire +12 4 £30,000 -25.00%
North West - 2 £27,500 - 2
South East -3 1 £30,000 -36.84%
Reading -12 1 £30,000 -10.44%
Berkshire -12 1 £30,000 -9.77%
Manchester - 1 £35,000 - 2
Preston - 1 £20,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £20,000 -

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 52 (88.14%) Finance
2 50 (84.75%) LoadRunner
3 47 (79.66%) HP UFT
4 44 (74.58%) Selenium
5 38 (64.41%) Automated Testing
6 36 (61.02%) WebDriver
7 35 (59.32%) JMeter
8 23 (38.98%) Test Management
9 22 (37.29%) Java
10 20 (33.90%) QA
10 20 (33.90%) Functional Testing
11 16 (27.12%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (25.42%) Telecoms
12 15 (25.42%) Load Testing
13 14 (23.73%) .NET
14 13 (22.03%) Automation Testing
14 13 (22.03%) API Testing
15 12 (20.34%) SoapUI
16 10 (16.95%) Performance Testing
16 10 (16.95%) Banking
16 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
17 9 (15.25%) Stress Testing
17 9 (15.25%) SQL
18 8 (13.56%) TestDirector
18 8 (13.56%) PHP
18 8 (13.56%) Oracle
18 8 (13.56%) Python
18 8 (13.56%) Ruby
19 7 (11.86%) SOAP
19 7 (11.86%) Regression Testing

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (84.75%) LoadRunner
2 47 (79.66%) HP UFT
3 44 (74.58%) Selenium
4 36 (61.02%) WebDriver
5 35 (59.32%) JMeter
6 12 (20.34%) SoapUI
7 8 (13.56%) TestDirector
8 4 (6.78%) QARun
9 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.69%) JUnit
10 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.69%) SilkPerformer
10 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.69%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 52 (88.14%) Finance
2 15 (25.42%) Telecoms
3 10 (16.95%) Banking
4 6 (10.17%) Retail
5 5 (8.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
1 20 (33.90%) Test Analyst
2 19 (32.20%) Test Engineer
3 18 (30.51%) Test Leader
4 12 (20.34%) Senior Test Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Consultant
5 9 (15.25%) Performance Consultant
6 8 (13.56%) Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Performance Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Performance Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Test Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Automation Tester
9 1 (1.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) .NET
2 7 (11.86%) SOAP
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) Ajax
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.69%) GIS
3 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.69%) Equities
3 1 (1.69%) Derivative
3 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Automated Testing
2 23 (38.98%) Test Management
3 20 (33.90%) Functional Testing
4 16 (27.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (25.42%) Load Testing
6 13 (22.03%) Automation Testing
6 13 (22.03%) API Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
7 10 (16.95%) Performance Testing
8 9 (15.25%) Stress Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Regression Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Manual Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Open Source
11 5 (8.47%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (5.08%) BDD
13 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
14 2 (3.39%) Scrum
14 2 (3.39%) SDLC
15 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 8 (13.56%) PHP
3 8 (13.56%) Python
3 8 (13.56%) Ruby
4 5 (8.47%) C#
4 5 (8.47%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) HP
3 1 (1.69%) Citrix
3 1 (1.69%) Siebel
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 20 days ago