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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 200 184 145
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -39
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 6 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.35% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% 1.97% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 18
Average salary £52,500 £43,164 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.63% +23.32%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +28.00%
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
694 861 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.76% 17.65% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 588 646 544
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 30 March 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 -8 3 £52,500 -
Leeds -13 1 - -
LoadRunner
Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) V-Model
5 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (25.00%) OpenSTA
5 2 (25.00%) Rational Robot
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) AIX
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) SAP BW

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) OpenSTA
3 2 (25.00%) Rational Robot
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior SAP Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) V-Model
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP