The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 188 200 133
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -67
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 12 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.25% 1.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.54% 1.68% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 29
Average salary £52,500 £43,164 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.63% +23.32%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
LoadRunner
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
780 713 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.32% 14.62% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 606 579 422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bradford - 7 £52,500 -
Leeds -4 5 £40,000 -7.32%
LoadRunner
Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing LoadRunner 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 LoadRunner.

1 20 (90.91%) ISEB
2 17 (77.27%) Non-Functional Testing
3 16 (72.73%) HP UFT
4 14 (63.64%) ITIL
5 13 (59.09%) Supplier Management
5 13 (59.09%) Test Management
6 7 (31.82%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
6 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (22.73%) JMeter
7 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (18.18%) QA
9 3 (13.64%) Selenium
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
10 2 (9.09%) Windows
10 2 (9.09%) Rational Robot
10 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
10 2 (9.09%) System Testing
10 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (9.09%) V-Model
10 2 (9.09%) OpenSTA
11 1 (4.55%) Open Source
11 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Facilita Forecast

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing LoadRunner 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 LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) HP UFT
2 5 (22.73%) JMeter
3 3 (13.64%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Rational Robot
4 2 (9.09%) OpenSTA
5 1 (4.55%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (4.55%) LoadUI
5 1 (4.55%) WinRunner
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Test Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Non-Functional Testing
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) Supplier Management
3 13 (59.09%) Test Management
4 7 (31.82%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) System Testing
6 2 (9.09%) V-Model
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C++
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) ISEB
2 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) HP