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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank - 650 623
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 0 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.027% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.15% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £45,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
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
7195 8451 7126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.13% 17.23% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 7040 6141
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (92.31%) LoadRunner
1 12 (92.31%) JMeter
2 11 (84.62%) Test Scripting
3 10 (76.92%) Performance Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) Siebel
6 6 (46.15%) HP
6 6 (46.15%) GIS
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) WinRunner
6 6 (46.15%) Ajax
6 6 (46.15%) Open Source
6 6 (46.15%) Selenium
6 6 (46.15%) Facilita Forecast
6 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
8 4 (30.77%) Test Management
8 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
8 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (30.77%) SOA
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Validation
10 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
10 2 (15.38%) ISEB
10 2 (15.38%) Retail

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (92.31%) LoadRunner
1 12 (92.31%) JMeter
2 6 (46.15%) WinRunner
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (7.69%) VisualVM
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) Test Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Test Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) GIS
1 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Test Scripting
2 10 (76.92%) Performance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Siebel
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix