The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -1.16%
Development Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 28.13% 20.55% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 18
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,350 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,624 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LoadRunner
West Midlands

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

LoadRunner
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) VB

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Release Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) QA Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Release Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) HP