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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland SilkTest
Rank 245 283 -
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.050% 0.081% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - £32,750
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
1140 1440 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.03% 16.70% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1234 1374
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SilkTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing SilkTest 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 City of London region with a requirement for SilkTest.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
4 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) ISEB
4 3 (50.00%) Borland
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) The Grinder
5 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (33.33%) SDET
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (33.33%) NUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Perforce
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 2 (33.33%) jMock
3 2 (33.33%) JSUnit
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) The Grinder
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Robot
4 1 (16.67%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior QA Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) F#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (50.00%) Borland
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Perforce
4 1 (16.67%) Green Hat