Period
to 21 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 131 147
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 -8
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 16 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.05% 0.84% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +20.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £48,750 £31,700 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,250 £42,500
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.13% +15.00% -11.11%

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 524 477 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.20% 21.96% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 344 296 286
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 16 (100.00%) HP
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) Performance Testing
4 11 (68.75%) Test Strategy
5 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
6 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
6 7 (43.75%) Defect Management
7 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Test Management
8 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
8 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
8 5 (31.25%) Selenium
8 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
8 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (31.25%) OCP
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (31.25%) SAP Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) SAP
8 5 (31.25%) MCP
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
8 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
8 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
8 5 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (25.00%) Coaching
9 4 (25.00%) Perfmon

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:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
2 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Test Leader
1 7 (43.75%) Test Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Test Strategy
4 7 (43.75%) Defect Management
5 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Test Management
6 5 (31.25%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 4 (25.00%) Coaching
7 4 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 5 (31.25%) MCP
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) OCP
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (25.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) SAP