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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP LoadRunner
Rank 234 219 215
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.050% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 1.38% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 10
Median salary £31,250 £53,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.86% -10.41%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
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
933 868 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.47% 14.79% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 757 762 657
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 July 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
Birmingham -13 2 £30,125 -39.75%
Worcestershire - 1 £31,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Stress Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing

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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Quality Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
3 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Stress Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle