The table below looks at the statistics for SilkTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Borland SilkTest
Rank - - 208
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 0 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - - 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.88% -14.44%
SilkTest
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
864 668 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.43% 13.83% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 722 584 886
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

SilkTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SilkTest Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SilkTest
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

SilkTest Salary Trend in Surrey

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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%) Regression Testing
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

SilkTest
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
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%) WATIR
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
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%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) QA Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Senior QA Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
4 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation 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%) 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
1 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
1 9 (69.23%) Workflow
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