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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Borland SilkTest
England / London
Rank 573 635 635
Rank change year-on-year
+62 0
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.015% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.082% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Median salary £62,500 £24,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+160.41% -46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%

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
6564 7299 6724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.56% 18.19% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5642 6332 5588
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
City of London +18 5 £60,000 +150.00%
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) ISEB
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Automated Testing
3 13 (56.52%) Selenium
3 13 (56.52%) HP UFT
3 13 (56.52%) Oracle
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 13 (56.52%) Waterfall
4 12 (52.17%) JIRA
5 10 (43.48%) SilkPerformer
5 10 (43.48%) Atlassian
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
5 10 (43.48%) Borland
5 10 (43.48%) Windows
6 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
6 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
6 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
7 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (34.78%) Appium
7 8 (34.78%) Calabash
7 8 (34.78%) DevOps
8 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
8 6 (26.09%) QA
8 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (26.09%) SDLC
9 5 (21.74%) Test Management
9 5 (21.74%) PowerShell

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 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) HP UFT
1 13 (56.52%) Selenium
2 12 (52.17%) JIRA
3 10 (43.48%) SilkPerformer
4 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
5 8 (34.78%) Appium
5 8 (34.78%) Calabash
6 3 (13.04%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Test Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Automation Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Management Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Automation Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Finance Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Test Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Test Programme Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
1 3 (13.04%) XBRL
1 3 (13.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Automated Testing
2 13 (56.52%) Waterfall
3 9 (39.13%) Automation Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
4 8 (34.78%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
5 6 (26.09%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) Test Management
7 4 (17.39%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Demand Management
8 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
8 3 (13.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) Atlassian
2 10 (43.48%) Borland
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) HP