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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP LoadRunner
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 176 211
Rank change year-on-year +13 +35  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 27 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.75% 0.61% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.59% 2.93% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 3
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -22.16% +6.00%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 752 920 697
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.82% 20.76% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 656 754 595
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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
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 30 March 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 +32 27 £42,500 -17.07%
LoadRunner
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 37 (75.51%) JMeter
2 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) Cucumber
3 29 (59.18%) JIRA
4 25 (51.02%) Maven
4 25 (51.02%) Git (software)
5 24 (48.98%) Performance Testing
5 24 (48.98%) Selenium
6 23 (46.94%) SQL
7 20 (40.82%) Visual Studio
8 18 (36.73%) QA
9 17 (34.69%) Jenkins
10 16 (32.65%) Non-Functional Testing
10 16 (32.65%) Gatling
11 15 (30.61%) SOAP
11 15 (30.61%) XML
12 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
12 13 (26.53%) Spring
13 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
13 12 (24.49%) Scrum
13 12 (24.49%) ISEB
13 12 (24.49%) .NET
13 12 (24.49%) Java
13 12 (24.49%) REST
13 12 (24.49%) User Stories
13 12 (24.49%) Scala
14 11 (22.45%) Test Management
14 11 (22.45%) Manual Testing
14 11 (22.45%) Automation Testing
14 11 (22.45%) Test Automation

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 1 (2.04%) JBoss
1 1 (2.04%) Jetty
1 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.04%) Tornado
1 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) G Suite
1 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) Redis
2 1 (2.04%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (75.51%) JMeter
2 32 (65.31%) Cucumber
3 29 (59.18%) JIRA
4 25 (51.02%) Git (software)
4 25 (51.02%) Maven
5 24 (48.98%) Selenium
6 20 (40.82%) Visual Studio
7 17 (34.69%) Jenkins
8 16 (32.65%) Gatling
9 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (8.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (8.16%) Robot Framework
11 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
11 1 (2.04%) JBehave
11 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Analyst
1 16 (32.65%) Test Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Consultant
2 14 (28.57%) Test Consultant
3 11 (22.45%) Performance Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Performance Test Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Test Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) IT Consultant
6 7 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Test Automation Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Test Leader
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Test Practitioner
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Test Practitioner
9 2 (4.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) SOAP
1 15 (30.61%) XML
2 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
2 13 (26.53%) Spring
3 12 (24.49%) .NET
3 12 (24.49%) REST
4 8 (16.33%) HTML
5 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.08%) Gherkin
6 2 (4.08%) Web Services
7 1 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.04%) Flask
7 1 (2.04%) JMS
7 1 (2.04%) Kafka
7 1 (2.04%) Node.js
7 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.04%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.12%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) Performance Testing
3 16 (32.65%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (24.49%) Scrum
4 12 (24.49%) User Stories
5 11 (22.45%) Automation Testing
5 11 (22.45%) Manual Testing
5 11 (22.45%) Test Automation
5 11 (22.45%) Test Management
6 10 (20.41%) BDD
6 10 (20.41%) Defect Tracking
6 10 (20.41%) Functional Testing
6 10 (20.41%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
7 9 (18.37%) Integration Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Kanban
8 8 (16.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Process Improvement
8 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) Scala
3 2 (4.08%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) ISEB
1 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) HL7
2 3 (6.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) HP
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Rackspace