Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 271 260
Rank change year-on-year -23 -11 +25
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 7 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.088% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.58% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 9
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £37,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.94% -17.22% -25.00%
10th Percentile £38,900 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £41,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% -20.83%

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1858 1728 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.24% 23.13% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1560 1347
Manchester median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Manchester

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Manchester

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JMeter
3 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
3 5 (71.43%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (42.86%) Change Control
5 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) SAP
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) C
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Statistics
6 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Jetty
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) Tornado
1 1 (14.29%) Tuxedo
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
1 1 (14.29%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JMeter
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
4 1 (14.29%) Gatling
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) JBehave
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) Flask
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) Kafka
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) DSDM
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) RUP
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Pega
4 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 1 (14.29%) VocaLink