The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkTest
Rank - 70 -
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £31,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £38,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-14.93% -33.04%
SilkTest
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
78 49 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.11% 7.66% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76 45 93
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%