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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland SilkTest
Rank 258 315 320
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +5
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.029% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.21% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £24,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
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
1153 1439 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.23% 14.11% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 1280 1336
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Functional Testing
3 10 (83.33%) Degree
4 9 (75.00%) JIRA
4 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (75.00%) Use Case
4 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (75.00%) FitNesse
4 9 (75.00%) jMock
4 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (75.00%) TDD
4 9 (75.00%) Pair Programming
4 9 (75.00%) NUnit
4 9 (75.00%) Perforce
4 9 (75.00%) Financial Institution
4 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) OO
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (16.67%) Node.js
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (75.00%) FitNesse
2 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 9 (75.00%) jMock
2 9 (75.00%) JSUnit
2 9 (75.00%) JUnit
2 9 (75.00%) NUnit
2 9 (75.00%) The Grinder
2 9 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 2 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Graduate
1 9 (75.00%) Graduate Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Graduate Java Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
2 9 (75.00%) Servlets
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) XBRL
3 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Functional Testing
3 9 (75.00%) BDD
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (75.00%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) Open Source
3 9 (75.00%) Pair Programming
3 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Use Case
3 9 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) F#
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) Ruby
4 6 (50.00%) C
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Perforce
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) SAP