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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkTest
Rank 319 329 323
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.067% 0.11% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £63,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +112.50%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -39.13%
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
1482 1810 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.51% 14.89% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1605 1431
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA