The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland SilkTest
Rank 849 901 943
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +42
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 12 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.022% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.073% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 13
Median salary £60,000 £24,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
SilkTest
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
16397 17731 16953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.04% 17.81% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14093 15186 14374
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SilkTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in England

SilkTest
Salary Trend in England

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

SilkTest Salary Trend in England

SilkTest
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SilkTest across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

SilkTest Salary Histogram in England

SilkTest
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkTest within the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +52 8 £60,000 +150.00%
East of England - 4 £35,000 -
SilkTest
UK

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 England region with a requirement for SilkTest.

1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Finance
3 18 (75.00%) Waterfall
4 16 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 16 (66.67%) Oracle
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) Linux
5 15 (62.50%) ISEB
6 11 (45.83%) Borland
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (45.83%) SilkPerformer
6 11 (45.83%) JIRA
6 11 (45.83%) Selenium
6 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
6 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (41.67%) Atlassian
7 10 (41.67%) Windows
7 10 (41.67%) Regression Testing
8 9 (37.50%) QA
8 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
9 8 (33.33%) Test Management
10 7 (29.17%) Defect Management
10 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
10 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
10 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
11 6 (25.00%) Wealth Management
11 6 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
1 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) JIRA
1 11 (45.83%) Selenium
1 11 (45.83%) SilkPerformer
2 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
3 5 (20.83%) Rational Functional Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Ranorex
5 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.17%) Appium
6 1 (4.17%) Calabash
6 1 (4.17%) JMeter
6 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Automation Tester
1 9 (37.50%) Tester
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Finance Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Regression Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Head of Test
7 1 (4.17%) Head of Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) SOAP
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
1 5 (20.83%) XBRL
1 5 (20.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 16 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
5 10 (41.67%) Regression Testing
6 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
7 8 (33.33%) Test Management
8 7 (29.17%) Defect Management
8 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
9 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (25.00%) Wealth Management
10 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
10 5 (20.83%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (20.83%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) SOA
10 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
10 5 (20.83%) Time Management
10 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) ISEB
2 7 (29.17%) ISTQB
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Borland
3 10 (41.67%) Atlassian
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) HP