The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland SilkTest
Rank 290 - 321
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% - 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -16.88%
SilkTest
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1554 1681 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.39% 14.33% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1487 1698
Average salary £60,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,450 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SilkTest across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SilkTest
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SilkTest across the City of London region.

SilkTest Salary Trend in the City of London

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SilkTest also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SilkTest.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) XBRL
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Management
1 6 (100.00%) Finance

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SilkTest also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SilkTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Management
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Time Management
1 6 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft