Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 136 141
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +9
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 15 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.91% 1.52% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,875 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.14% -25.00% +59.09%
10th Percentile £37,913 £49,375 £51,000
90th Percentile £43,238 £53,750 £78,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% -25.00% +86.67%

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 516 525 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.44% 21.26% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 288 316 254
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £56,575
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 19 July 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 14 (93.33%) Performance Testing
2 9 (60.00%) JMeter
3 8 (53.33%) Test Planning
4 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
7 4 (26.67%) LoadUI
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) SOA
8 3 (20.00%) IBM
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) Micro Focus
8 3 (20.00%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) Ajax
8 3 (20.00%) SilkPerformer
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (20.00%) DataPower
8 3 (20.00%) Gatling

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 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) JMeter
2 4 (26.67%) LoadUI
3 3 (20.00%) Gatling
3 3 (20.00%) SilkPerformer
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Testing Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Testing Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Test Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Performance Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Test Planning
3 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Microservices
7 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (20.00%) SOA
8 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Coaching
9 1 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CA Wily
1 1 (6.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
1 3 (20.00%) Micro Focus
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Dynatrace
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk