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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank 611 605 612
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 13 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.14% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 4
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +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
6708 7147 7231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.19% 16.72% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5582 5897 6266
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015. 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
City of London +9 10 £40,000 -15.78%
SilkPerformer
England

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (87.50%) JMeter
2 12 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 12 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Test Scripting
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Siebel
6 6 (37.50%) HP
6 6 (37.50%) GIS
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) WinRunner
6 6 (37.50%) Selenium
6 6 (37.50%) Ajax
6 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 6 (37.50%) Facilita Forecast
6 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Test Management
7 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (25.00%) SOA
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) Validation
8 3 (18.75%) Scrum
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (18.75%) LoadUI
9 2 (12.50%) User Stories

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (6.25%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) JMeter
2 12 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (75.00%) LoadRunner
3 6 (37.50%) WinRunner
3 6 (37.50%) Selenium
3 6 (37.50%) Facilita Forecast
4 3 (18.75%) LoadUI
5 1 (6.25%) VisualVM
5 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Consultant
1 11 (68.75%) Test Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Test Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JRockit
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) GIS
1 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Test Scripting
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) Test Management
4 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) System Testing
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (6.25%) MSF
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Siebel
2 6 (37.50%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft