The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland SilkTest
Rank 608 655 649
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -6
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 9 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.023% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 17
Median salary £60,000 £31,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+92.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +37.40%
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
7367 7967 7604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.51% 18.04% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6494 6794 6379
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing SilkTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SilkTest across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SilkTest Salary Histogram in London

SilkTest
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkTest within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wimbledon - 5 - -
City of London +60 3 £60,000 +140.00%
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing SilkTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for SilkTest.

1 29 (96.67%) SQL
1 29 (96.67%) Finance
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (90.00%) QA
3 26 (86.67%) Waterfall
3 26 (86.67%) Oracle
4 25 (83.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 19 (63.33%) Selenium
5 19 (63.33%) Automated Testing
6 18 (60.00%) Functional Testing
6 18 (60.00%) Linux
6 18 (60.00%) ISEB
6 18 (60.00%) HP UFT
7 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
7 17 (56.67%) Unix
7 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
7 17 (56.67%) HTML
7 17 (56.67%) Java
7 17 (56.67%) .NET
7 17 (56.67%) Degree
7 17 (56.67%) Test Management
8 16 (53.33%) Rational Functional Tester
8 16 (53.33%) Risk Analysis
8 16 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (53.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 16 (53.33%) Defect Management
8 16 (53.33%) Banking
9 15 (50.00%) VB.NET
9 15 (50.00%) MS Office

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (50.00%) MS Office
2 15 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Selenium
2 18 (60.00%) HP UFT
3 16 (53.33%) Rational Functional Tester
4 11 (36.67%) SilkPerformer
5 8 (26.67%) JMeter
5 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
6 7 (23.33%) JIRA
7 3 (10.00%) JUnit
8 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (6.67%) FitNesse
8 2 (6.67%) jMock
8 2 (6.67%) JSUnit
8 2 (6.67%) NUnit
8 2 (6.67%) The Grinder
8 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
9 1 (3.33%) DbUnit
9 1 (3.33%) Rational Robot
9 1 (3.33%) WinRunner
9 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (96.67%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 16 (53.33%) Test Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Lead Test Analyst
5 7 (23.33%) Test Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Test Manager
7 5 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (16.67%) Technical Test Analyst
8 4 (13.33%) Finance Manager
8 4 (13.33%) QA Analyst
9 3 (10.00%) Tester
10 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
10 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
10 2 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
10 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
10 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (6.67%) Test Programme Manager
11 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
11 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 15 (50.00%) SOAP
2 15 (50.00%) Web Services
2 15 (50.00%) XBRL
2 15 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 2 (6.67%) Servlets
4 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Unix
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) Waterfall
3 25 (83.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 19 (63.33%) Automated Testing
5 18 (60.00%) Functional Testing
6 17 (56.67%) Test Management
7 16 (53.33%) Defect Management
7 16 (53.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 16 (53.33%) Risk Analysis
7 16 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (50.00%) Business Analysis
8 15 (50.00%) ITIL
8 15 (50.00%) PRINCE2
8 15 (50.00%) SOA
8 15 (50.00%) Software Architecture
8 15 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
8 15 (50.00%) Test Scripting
8 15 (50.00%) Time Management
8 15 (50.00%) Wealth Management
9 13 (43.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) F#
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) ISEB
2 17 (56.67%) Degree
3 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 15 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 15 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (90.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Oracle
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) SAP
4 10 (33.33%) Borland
4 10 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (6.67%) Perforce
7 1 (3.33%) Green Hat