Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 205 210
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 +4
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 33 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.62% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.52% 2.11% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 6
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £40,625 £48,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,125 £76,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +8.70%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,309 1,183 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 24.49% 21.39% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 849 656 602
Scotland median annual salary £45,750 £40,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.86% -3.76% +4.94%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadRunner in Scotland

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Scotland

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in Scotland

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 17 £45,000 -14.29% 2
West Lothian - 14 - -
Glasgow -3 3 £60,000 -
LoadRunner
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 27 (81.82%) Performance Testing
2 19 (57.58%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (51.52%) Micro Focus
4 14 (42.42%) Performance Engineering
4 14 (42.42%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (39.39%) Test Planning
5 13 (39.39%) JMeter
6 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (33.33%) HTML5
7 11 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (33.33%) HTML
7 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (30.30%) DevOps
9 9 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
9 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
10 8 (24.24%) Java
10 8 (24.24%) HP
10 8 (24.24%) LoadUI
11 7 (21.21%) SOA
11 7 (21.21%) Ajax
12 6 (18.18%) SQL
12 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
13 5 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (12.12%) Banking
14 4 (12.12%) SilkPerformer
14 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) JMeter
2 8 (24.24%) LoadUI
3 4 (12.12%) Gatling
3 4 (12.12%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Performance Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Tester
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Tester
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Testing Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Testing Specialist
7 3 (9.09%) Non-Functional Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Test Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Test Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Test Specialist
9 1 (3.03%) Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) HTML
1 11 (33.33%) HTML5
2 7 (21.21%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Performance Testing
2 19 (57.58%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (42.42%) Performance Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (39.39%) Test Planning
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) DevOps
8 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 9 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
9 7 (21.21%) SOA
10 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
11 5 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (12.12%) Microservices
12 4 (12.12%) Scenario Testing
12 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Micro Focus
2 8 (24.24%) HP
3 4 (12.12%) IBM
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle