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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank 615 629 637
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.042% 0.083% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +36.36%
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
7147 7249 7336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.77% 15.96% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6029 6116 6380
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 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 12 (80.00%) JMeter
1 12 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) LoadRunner
3 7 (46.67%) ISEB
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) LoadUI
5 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) Selenium
5 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (33.33%) Validation
5 5 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Ajax
7 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 2 (13.33%) User Stories
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) HP
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Siebel

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) JMeter
2 7 (46.67%) LoadRunner
3 6 (40.00%) LoadUI
4 5 (33.33%) Selenium
4 5 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.67%) SilkTest
5 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Test Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tester
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Validation
3 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (6.67%) MSF
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISEB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Siebel
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft