The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP LoadRunner
England / Yorkshire
Rank 209 220 263
Rank change year-on-year +11 +43  
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 29 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.60% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.58% 2.96% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 6
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +3.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.43% +5.50%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1122 1317 1080
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.91% 20.42% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1052 942
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

LoadRunner
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for LoadRunner in Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LoadRunner in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LoadRunner in Yorkshire

LoadRunner
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LoadRunner within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +19 27 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North Yorkshire -6 2 £50,500 -6.04% 1
LoadRunner
England

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for LoadRunner.

1 39 (75.00%) JMeter
2 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (63.46%) Cucumber
4 31 (59.62%) JIRA
5 26 (50.00%) Maven
5 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 25 (48.08%) Performance Testing
7 24 (46.15%) Selenium
8 23 (44.23%) SQL
9 21 (40.38%) Visual Studio
10 19 (36.54%) QA
11 17 (32.69%) Jenkins
12 16 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
13 15 (28.85%) Gatling
13 15 (28.85%) XML
13 15 (28.85%) SOAP
14 13 (25.00%) Spring
14 13 (25.00%) Hibernate
14 13 (25.00%) Java
14 13 (25.00%) User Stories
14 13 (25.00%) Scala
14 13 (25.00%) REST
15 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
15 12 (23.08%) Manual Testing
15 12 (23.08%) Automation Testing
15 12 (23.08%) .NET
16 11 (21.15%) ISTQB
16 11 (21.15%) Test Management
16 11 (21.15%) Scrum
16 11 (21.15%) ISEB

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) G Suite
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
1 1 (1.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (75.00%) JMeter
2 33 (63.46%) Cucumber
3 31 (59.62%) JIRA
4 26 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 26 (50.00%) Maven
5 24 (46.15%) Selenium
6 21 (40.38%) Visual Studio
7 17 (32.69%) Jenkins
8 15 (28.85%) Gatling
9 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (7.69%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
1 17 (32.69%) Test Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Consultant
2 14 (26.92%) Test Consultant
3 12 (23.08%) Performance Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Performance Test Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) IT Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Test Automation Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Test Leader
9 3 (5.77%) Tester
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Test Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Tester
11 1 (1.92%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
11 1 (1.92%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) SOAP
1 15 (28.85%) XML
2 13 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 13 (25.00%) REST
2 13 (25.00%) Spring
3 12 (23.08%) .NET
4 8 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.92%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.85%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (48.08%) Performance Testing
3 16 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
4 13 (25.00%) User Stories
5 12 (23.08%) Automation Testing
5 12 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 11 (21.15%) Scrum
6 11 (21.15%) Test Management
7 10 (19.23%) Defect Tracking
7 10 (19.23%) Functional Testing
7 10 (19.23%) Test Strategy
8 9 (17.31%) BDD
8 9 (17.31%) TDD
9 8 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 8 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 8 (15.38%) Process Improvement
9 8 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Kanban
10 7 (13.46%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) Java
2 13 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) PHP
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) ISEB
1 11 (21.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) HL7
2 2 (3.85%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) HP
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Google
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Salary: £31,383 - £41, 373 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago