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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland SilkTest
Rank 638 642 626
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.018% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.028% 0.11% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
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
7143 8510 7375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.04% 17.24% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5957 7008 6357
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
2 5 (55.56%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Product Management
3 3 (33.33%) Social Media
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) Finance

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (22.22%) Xcode
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) Calabash
4 2 (22.22%) eggPlant
4 2 (22.22%) Appium
4 2 (22.22%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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