The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland SilkTest
Rank 621 644 642
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 2 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.005% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.030% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 15
Average salary £24,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.96% +10.71%
SilkTest
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
7429 6624 7311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.35% 16.14% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6479 5513 5985
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in London

SilkTest
Salary Trend in London

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

SilkTest Salary Trend in London

SilkTest
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkTest within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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 +66 2 £24,000 -
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 19 (95.00%) QA
2 19 (95.00%) Selenium
2 19 (95.00%) Functional Testing
3 18 (90.00%) Degree
3 18 (90.00%) .NET
3 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 18 (90.00%) Java
3 18 (90.00%) Unix
3 18 (90.00%) MS Excel
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) SAP
4 10 (50.00%) JUnit
4 10 (50.00%) Banking
4 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 10 (50.00%) JIRA
4 10 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Test Management
4 10 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 10 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 10 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Defect Management
5 9 (45.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (45.00%) Target Operating Model

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (45.00%) MS Office
2 9 (45.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) Selenium
2 10 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 10 (50.00%) JIRA
2 10 (50.00%) JUnit
2 10 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
3 9 (45.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (45.00%) FitNesse
3 9 (45.00%) jMock
3 9 (45.00%) JSUnit
3 9 (45.00%) NUnit
3 9 (45.00%) The Grinder
3 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.00%) DbUnit
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
4 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.00%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (5.00%) Toad
4 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 9 (45.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
1 9 (45.00%) Graduate
1 9 (45.00%) Graduate Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Graduate Java Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) HTML5
2 9 (45.00%) Servlets
2 9 (45.00%) SOAP
2 9 (45.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) XBRL
2 9 (45.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Unix
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Functional Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 10 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 10 (50.00%) Test Management
3 10 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (45.00%) BDD
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (45.00%) OO
4 9 (45.00%) Pair Programming
4 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (45.00%) SOA
4 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) Time Management
4 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (35.00%) F#
4 7 (35.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) Ruby
5 6 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (95.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) SAP
3 9 (45.00%) Perforce
4 8 (40.00%) HP
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