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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland SilkTest
Rank 629 639 614
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 3 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.039% 0.14% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
7760 8564 6942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.48% 17.62% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6514 7299 5934
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 £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 28 July 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 +18 2 - -
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Appium
4 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (40.00%) Calabash
4 2 (40.00%) eggPlant
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Appium
2 2 (40.00%) Calabash
2 2 (40.00%) eggPlant
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) Xcode
2 2 (40.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) F#
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft