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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank 854 844 846
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 12 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.071% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 21
Average salary £41,250 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +32.35%
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
16854 15692 16664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.05% 15.35% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14313 13202 14779
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +25 10 £41,250 -13.15%
South East +8 2 - -
SilkPerformer
UK

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 38 (84.44%) LoadRunner
2 30 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 27 (60.00%) SQL
3 27 (60.00%) ISEB
4 24 (53.33%) Test Management
4 24 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
5 22 (48.89%) Finance
5 22 (48.89%) ISTQB
5 22 (48.89%) Windows
6 21 (46.67%) UNIX
6 21 (46.67%) Linux
6 21 (46.67%) Windows XP
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (46.67%) Windows 7
6 21 (46.67%) VMware
6 21 (46.67%) VMware ESX
7 20 (44.44%) Oracle
8 18 (40.00%) Test Scripting
9 16 (35.56%) Performance Testing
9 16 (35.56%) Test Strategy
9 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
10 15 (33.33%) JMeter
11 14 (31.11%) HP
11 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
12 13 (28.89%) Validation
13 12 (26.67%) Regression Testing
13 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (26.67%) Retail

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (13.33%) IIS
1 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) LAN
1 6 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (84.44%) LoadRunner
2 30 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (33.33%) JMeter
4 10 (22.22%) WinRunner
5 9 (20.00%) Selenium
6 6 (13.33%) LoadUI
7 5 (11.11%) Facilita Forecast
8 4 (8.89%) jMock
8 4 (8.89%) EasyMock
8 4 (8.89%) JUnit
8 4 (8.89%) TestPartner
8 4 (8.89%) QALoad
9 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Retail
3 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Test Manager
2 15 (33.33%) Consultant
2 15 (33.33%) Test Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Performance Tester
3 7 (15.56%) Tester
4 6 (13.33%) Performance Test Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Performance Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Head of Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Test Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.22%) WPF
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) GIS
1 5 (11.11%) Open Source
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) UNIX
2 21 (46.67%) Linux
2 21 (46.67%) Windows XP
2 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 11 (24.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Test Management
2 18 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 16 (35.56%) Performance Testing
3 16 (35.56%) Test Strategy
4 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
4 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.89%) Validation
6 12 (26.67%) Regression Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Migration
7 11 (24.44%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
9 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Automation Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
12 4 (8.89%) QMS
13 3 (6.67%) Web Testing
13 3 (6.67%) Scrum
13 3 (6.67%) DSDM
13 3 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) Java
2 6 (13.33%) C
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) ISEB
2 22 (48.89%) ISTQB
3 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
3 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) VMware ESX
2 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (24.44%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) VMware
2 20 (44.44%) Oracle
3 14 (31.11%) HP
4 11 (24.44%) Fujitsu
4 11 (24.44%) NetApp
5 5 (11.11%) Citrix
5 5 (11.11%) Siebel
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft