The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 233 248 192
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -56
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 18 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.083% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% 0.56% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 19
Average salary £40,000 £39,412 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +12.60%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.80%
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1239 1076 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.25% 14.95% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 857 679
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 £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
South Yorkshire - 9 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +6 8 £40,000 +1.49% 4
East Yorkshire - 1 £33,500 -
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 25 (78.13%) HP UFT
2 24 (75.00%) Test Management
3 23 (71.88%) ISEB
4 17 (53.13%) Non-Functional Testing
5 13 (40.63%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (40.63%) JMeter
5 13 (40.63%) ITIL
5 13 (40.63%) Supplier Management
6 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
7 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
7 11 (34.38%) QA
8 10 (31.25%) JIRA
9 8 (25.00%) Finance
9 8 (25.00%) Web Testing
9 8 (25.00%) Performance Testing
10 7 (21.88%) HP
10 7 (21.88%) Web Services
10 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
10 7 (21.88%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
11 6 (18.75%) SQL
12 4 (12.50%) Law
12 4 (12.50%) Selenium
12 4 (12.50%) FitNesse
12 4 (12.50%) Banking
12 4 (12.50%) Retail
12 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Test Planning

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) HP UFT
2 13 (40.63%) JMeter
3 10 (31.25%) JIRA
4 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (12.50%) Selenium
5 4 (12.50%) FitNesse
6 2 (6.25%) LoadUI
7 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
7 1 (3.13%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Law
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Test Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Test Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.38%) QA Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) QA Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Test Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) Dojo
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Blog
1 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Test Management
2 17 (53.13%) Non-Functional Testing
3 13 (40.63%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) Supplier Management
4 12 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 7 (21.88%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
9 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Open Source
10 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
10 2 (6.25%) SDLC
11 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) ISEB
2 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
The Test People
Salary: Rate / Salary dependent on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £55,676 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago