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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / West Midlands
Rank 207 234 218
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.043% 0.084% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.57% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £36,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -

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
729 870 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.50% 14.67% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 636 757 642
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +8 2 £36,500 -27.00%
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Appium
4 2 (33.33%) API Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Mocha
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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:

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Appium
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) Mocha
4 1 (16.67%) Calabash
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Automation Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP