Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 200 203
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 +34
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 22 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.63% 1.92% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +14.13% +31.43%
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £32,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £54,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -3.06%

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 1,350 1,196 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.45% 21.54% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 904 701 605
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £59,750
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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -6 17 £45,000 -14.29% 4
Glasgow -6 2 £60,000 -
West Lothian - 2 - -
LoadRunner
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 17 (77.27%) Performance Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Test Planning
3 11 (50.00%) JMeter
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
6 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
6 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) LoadUI
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Banking
7 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
8 6 (27.27%) DevOps
8 6 (27.27%) Ajax
8 6 (27.27%) HP
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
10 4 (18.18%) IBM
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle
10 4 (18.18%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (18.18%) DataPower
10 4 (18.18%) Gatling
10 4 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Microservices

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) JMeter
2 7 (31.82%) LoadUI
3 4 (18.18%) Gatling
3 4 (18.18%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Testing Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Testing Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Test Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) HTML5
3 6 (27.27%) Ajax
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Performance Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Test Planning
3 9 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
6 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Microservices
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) Release Management
8 3 (13.64%) SOA
8 3 (13.64%) Web Development
9 2 (9.09%) BDD
9 2 (9.09%) TDD
9 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
2 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Micro Focus