The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for LoadRunner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 - 131
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% - 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% - 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Median salary £65,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26%  

LoadRunner is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 362 328 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 18.38% 14.04% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 305 274 302
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing LoadRunner as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Birmingham

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Birmingham

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) eCATT
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Certification
2 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) eCATT
1 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Manager
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Test Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) SAP