The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkTest
Rank 445 432 432
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.004% 0.018% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.029% 0.14% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.93% -10.00%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3446 2846 3364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.23% 12.94% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2912 2438 2984
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SilkTest
England

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 31 July 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
Surrey -8 1 £45,000 +5.88%
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (69.23%) ODBC
2 9 (69.23%) ClearCase
2 9 (69.23%) Workflow
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) ISEB
2 9 (69.23%) Subversion
2 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
2 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 9 (69.23%) QA
2 9 (69.23%) Risk Analysis
2 9 (69.23%) Test Management
2 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) TestComplete
2 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (61.54%) Asset Management
3 8 (61.54%) Front Office
3 8 (61.54%) Back Office
3 8 (61.54%) SunGard

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (69.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (69.23%) ClearCase
2 9 (69.23%) Subversion
2 9 (69.23%) TestComplete
2 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
3 4 (30.77%) WATIR
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Front Office
2 8 (61.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) QA Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior QA Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
4 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) ODBC
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
1 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Workflow
1 9 (69.23%) Risk Analysis
1 9 (69.23%) Test Management
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
1 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
1 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
1 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (61.54%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISEB
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) SunGard