The first table below looks at the demand for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkTest
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
999 761 1084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.22% 14.14% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 871 671 970
Average salary £36,700 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.13% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SilkTest
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SilkTest Salary Trend in the South West

SilkTest
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB