The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / North East
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.29% +8.00%  

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 116 106 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.38% 16.36% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 107 84 148
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,746 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in the North East

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 North East region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Gatling
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QADirector
3 1 (33.33%) QARun
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
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