The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 191 196
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 17 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.48% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.37% 1.42% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 14
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 717 706 761
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.23% 17.89% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 609 616 608
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in West Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in West Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +11 17 £45,000 -10.00% 3
LoadRunner
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 37 (84.09%) JMeter
2 33 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (59.09%) Maven
4 26 (59.09%) Git (software)
5 24 (54.55%) Selenium
6 23 (52.27%) Performance Testing
6 23 (52.27%) Test Automation
7 22 (50.00%) JIRA
8 21 (47.73%) TDD
8 21 (47.73%) Java
8 21 (47.73%) BDD
9 20 (45.45%) SQL
10 19 (43.18%) ISEB
10 19 (43.18%) ISTQB
10 19 (43.18%) Gatling
11 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
12 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
12 16 (36.36%) SOAP
12 16 (36.36%) XML
13 15 (34.09%) QA
14 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
14 14 (31.82%) Spring
14 14 (31.82%) Hibernate
15 12 (27.27%) Scrum
15 12 (27.27%) Kanban
15 12 (27.27%) User Stories
15 12 (27.27%) REST
16 11 (25.00%) Integration Testing
16 11 (25.00%) Oracle

LoadRunner
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (11.36%) JBoss
1 5 (11.36%) Jetty
1 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
1 5 (11.36%) Tornado
1 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) SaaS
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) G Suite
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) AMQP
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (11.36%) Couchbase
2 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.36%) Redis
2 5 (11.36%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (84.09%) JMeter
2 33 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 26 (59.09%) Git (software)
3 26 (59.09%) Maven
4 24 (54.55%) Selenium
5 22 (50.00%) JIRA
6 19 (43.18%) Gatling
7 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
8 16 (36.36%) Visual Studio
9 5 (11.36%) FitNesse
9 5 (11.36%) JBehave
9 5 (11.36%) Vagrant
10 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
1 13 (29.55%) Test Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Consultant
2 12 (27.27%) Test Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Performance Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Performance Test Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Test Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) IT Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Test Automation Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Practitioner
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Tester
5 3 (6.82%) Test Practitioner
5 3 (6.82%) Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) SOAP
1 16 (36.36%) XML
2 14 (31.82%) Hibernate
2 14 (31.82%) Spring
3 12 (27.27%) REST
4 6 (13.64%) .NET
4 6 (13.64%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) Web Services
5 5 (11.36%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.36%) Apache Camel
5 5 (11.36%) Flask
5 5 (11.36%) Gherkin
5 5 (11.36%) JMS
5 5 (11.36%) Kafka
5 5 (11.36%) Node.js
5 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (11.36%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) Performance Testing
2 23 (52.27%) Test Automation
3 21 (47.73%) BDD
3 21 (47.73%) TDD
4 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
5 12 (27.27%) Kanban
5 12 (27.27%) Scrum
5 12 (27.27%) User Stories
6 11 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (15.91%) Test Management
10 6 (13.64%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (13.64%) DSDM
10 6 (13.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Software Delivery
10 6 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (22.73%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) Scala
4 6 (13.64%) Python
4 6 (13.64%) Ruby
5 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) ISEB
1 19 (43.18%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.09%) QA
2 4 (9.09%) HL7
2 4 (9.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Ansible
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) HP
3 6 (13.64%) Google
4 5 (11.36%) Rackspace
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