The table below looks at the statistics for SilkPerformer skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank 843 834 862
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 26 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 17
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £49,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -10.00%
SilkPerformer
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17753 15583 16242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.23% 15.32% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14813 13380 14150
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

SilkPerformer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SilkPerformer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SilkPerformer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SilkPerformer across the England region.

SilkPerformer Salary Trend in England

SilkPerformer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SilkPerformer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SilkPerformer Salary Histogram in England

SilkPerformer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkPerformer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 11 £42,500 -
North West -21 8 £60,000 +114.28% 1
South East - 7 £38,500 -
SilkPerformer
UK

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SilkPerformer 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 SilkPerformer.

1 53 (84.13%) LoadRunner
2 43 (68.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 36 (57.14%) ISEB
4 35 (55.56%) Selenium
5 30 (47.62%) Performance Testing
6 27 (42.86%) SQL
7 26 (41.27%) Oracle
8 24 (38.10%) JUnit
8 24 (38.10%) TestPartner
8 24 (38.10%) EasyMock
8 24 (38.10%) jMock
8 24 (38.10%) QALoad
8 24 (38.10%) ISTQB
9 21 (33.33%) JMeter
10 19 (30.16%) QA
11 17 (26.98%) Test Automation
12 16 (25.40%) Finance
12 16 (25.40%) Validation
13 15 (23.81%) Windows
13 15 (23.81%) Test Management
13 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
14 14 (22.22%) QMS
14 14 (22.22%) UNIX
14 14 (22.22%) Linux
14 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
15 13 (20.63%) Automated Testing
15 13 (20.63%) HP Quality Center
16 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
17 11 (17.46%) CMMI
17 11 (17.46%) VMware

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SilkPerformer 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 SilkPerformer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) IIS
1 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) LAN
1 2 (3.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (84.13%) LoadRunner
2 43 (68.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 35 (55.56%) Selenium
4 24 (38.10%) JUnit
4 24 (38.10%) TestPartner
4 24 (38.10%) EasyMock
4 24 (38.10%) jMock
4 24 (38.10%) QALoad
5 21 (33.33%) JMeter
6 6 (9.52%) LoadUI
7 3 (4.76%) SilkTest
8 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.59%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.59%) WinRunner
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Retail
3 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Consultant
1 15 (23.81%) Test Consultant
1 15 (23.81%) Test Leader
2 12 (19.05%) Test Manager
3 9 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Head of Testing
4 8 (12.70%) Tester
5 7 (11.11%) Performance Tester
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Test Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.35%) QA Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Ajax
2 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.59%) WPF
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) UNIX
2 14 (22.22%) Linux
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Performance Testing
2 17 (26.98%) Test Automation
3 16 (25.40%) Validation
4 15 (23.81%) Test Management
4 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 14 (22.22%) QMS
6 13 (20.63%) Automated Testing
7 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
8 11 (17.46%) CMMI
8 11 (17.46%) Manual Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Automation Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Test Strategy
9 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.11%) Regression Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Migration
11 6 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.35%) SOA
13 3 (4.76%) Scrum
14 2 (3.17%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) Java
3 5 (7.94%) C
4 1 (1.59%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (57.14%) ISEB
2 24 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 9 (14.29%) Degree
4 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) QA
2 11 (17.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) VMware ESX
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Workstation
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) VMware
3 9 (14.29%) HP
4 6 (9.52%) NetApp
4 6 (9.52%) Fujitsu
5 5 (7.94%) Citrix
5 5 (7.94%) Siebel
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
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