The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland SilkTest
Rank 41 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.95% - 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.38% - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -16.88%
SilkTest
Merseyside

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

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.09% 10.61% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 35
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) XBRL
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XBRL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft