The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkTest
Rank 432 - 431
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 6 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.028% - 0.065%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 12
Average salary £35,000 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- -24.32%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3441 2951 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.97% 13.94% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2538 2971
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SilkTest across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SilkTest
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SilkTest across the South East region.

SilkTest Salary Trend in the South East

SilkTest
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkTest within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Hampshire - 4 £34,250 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Rational Functional Tester
3 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Test Management
4 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) WATIR
5 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (71.43%) Rational Functional Tester
3 5 (71.43%) WebDriver
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
1 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Management
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Data Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft