The table below looks at the statistics for SilkPerformer skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank 620 609 631
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 9 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.096% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.60%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £28,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -20.00%
SilkPerformer
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7847 7277 7457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.94% 16.24% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6616 6190 6502
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

SilkPerformer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SilkPerformer Jobs Demand Trend in London

SilkPerformer
Salary Trend in London

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

SilkPerformer Salary Trend in London

SilkPerformer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkPerformer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
(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
Teddington - 3 £38,500 -
SilkPerformer
England

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 20 (80.00%) JMeter
2 19 (76.00%) Performance Testing
3 15 (60.00%) ISEB
3 15 (60.00%) LoadRunner
4 11 (44.00%) ISTQB
4 11 (44.00%) Selenium
4 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (44.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (40.00%) Validation
5 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) LoadUI
10 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
11 4 (16.00%) Ajax
11 4 (16.00%) Test Management
11 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (16.00%) SQL
11 4 (16.00%) HP
11 4 (16.00%) Citrix
11 4 (16.00%) Windows
11 4 (16.00%) Siebel
11 4 (16.00%) SOA
12 3 (12.00%) Linux
12 3 (12.00%) C
12 3 (12.00%) Java
12 3 (12.00%) UNIX

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) JMeter
2 15 (60.00%) LoadRunner
3 11 (44.00%) Selenium
3 11 (44.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (24.00%) LoadUI
5 3 (12.00%) SilkTest
6 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Consultant
1 12 (48.00%) Test Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Tester
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Tester
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Test Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) WPF
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Performance Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Validation
4 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) SOA
6 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Test Management
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.00%) System Testing
8 2 (8.00%) User Stories
8 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (4.00%) MSF
9 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) ISEB
2 11 (44.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Siebel
2 4 (16.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft