Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 203 228
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25 -5
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 25 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.44% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.07% 0.67% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 8
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +42.86% -22.22%
10th Percentile £48,750 £31,000 £32,125
90th Percentile £56,000 £54,500 £47,575
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1207 1049 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.40% 20.48% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 673 628 685
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.47% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £59,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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
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 20 November 2017. 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 +13 25 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Glasgow -11 1 - -
LoadRunner
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 25 (100.00%) HP
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (72.00%) HP UFT
4 13 (52.00%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (52.00%) Mobile App
4 13 (52.00%) Programme Delivery
5 12 (48.00%) Performance Testing
6 11 (44.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (36.00%) SQL
8 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
8 7 (28.00%) Defect Management
9 6 (24.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Test Management
10 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
10 5 (20.00%) Selenium
10 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) SAP
10 5 (20.00%) MCP
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.00%) OCP
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (20.00%) SAP Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (20.00%) Gherkin
10 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (20.00%) Cucumber

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:

Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) HP UFT
2 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Test Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Performance Test Leader
2 7 (28.00%) Test Leader
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Programme Delivery
3 12 (48.00%) Performance Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (28.00%) Defect Management
6 6 (24.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Test Management
7 5 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.00%) Coaching
8 4 (16.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
9 2 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.00%) MCP
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) OCP
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (20.00%) SAP Certification
3 2 (8.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (16.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) SAP