Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for LoadRunner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LoadRunner over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 129 125
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 +26
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 17 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.89% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.98% 4.17% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 6
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £40,000 £48,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £56,125 £76,875
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +42.86%

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

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 571 575 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 22.76% 21.38% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 355 341 283
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £58,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,750 £40,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.86% -3.76% +4.94%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing LoadRunner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Edinburgh

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 16 (94.12%) Performance Testing
2 13 (76.47%) JMeter
2 13 (76.47%) Test Planning
3 10 (58.82%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
4 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
4 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
5 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 8 (47.06%) LoadUI
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
7 6 (35.29%) DevOps
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (23.53%) Banking
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) IBM
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) SQL
9 4 (23.53%) SilkPerformer
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (23.53%) DataPower
9 4 (23.53%) Microservices
9 4 (23.53%) Gatling
9 4 (23.53%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (17.65%) Performance Engineering
10 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (17.65%) SOA

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) JMeter
2 8 (47.06%) LoadUI
3 4 (23.53%) Gatling
3 4 (23.53%) SilkPerformer
General
1 4 (23.53%) Banking
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Testing Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Testing Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Performance Testing
2 13 (76.47%) Test Planning
3 10 (58.82%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
4 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
5 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 6 (35.29%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Microservices
8 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (23.53%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) SOA
10 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (5.88%) Coaching
11 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
11 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Micro Focus
3 1 (5.88%) HP