The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 240 218 208
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 1 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.016% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 1.65% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 13
Median salary - £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
LoadRunner
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
895 847 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.51% 14.90% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 721 754 609
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in the West Midlands

LoadRunner
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +5 1 - -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft