The table below looks at the statistics for SilkPerformer skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Borland SilkPerformer
UK
Rank 832 928 936
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +8
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 12 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.001% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.075% 0.006% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 12
Median salary £60,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - £43,750

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15961 17670 16976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.23% 17.70% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13601 15125 14362
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SilkPerformer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SilkPerformer as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

SilkPerformer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SilkPerformer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SilkPerformer within the UK.

SilkPerformer Salary Trend in the UK

SilkPerformer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 within the UK.

SilkPerformer Salary Histogram in the UK

SilkPerformer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkPerformer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +95 8 £60,000 -
London +67 5 £60,000 -
City of London - 5 £60,000 -
Channel Islands - 4 - -
Jersey - 4 - -
North West - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing SilkPerformer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SilkPerformer.

1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 11 (50.00%) JIRA
4 10 (45.45%) Atlassian
4 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 10 (45.45%) SilkTest
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 10 (45.45%) ISEB
4 10 (45.45%) LoadRunner
4 10 (45.45%) Borland
5 9 (40.91%) JMeter
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
6 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
6 8 (36.36%) Performance Testing
7 6 (27.27%) QA
7 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
8 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
9 4 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (18.18%) Open Source
9 4 (18.18%) Dynatrace

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) JIRA
2 10 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 10 (45.45%) SilkTest
3 9 (40.91%) JMeter
4 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.64%) Selenium
5 2 (9.09%) eggPlant
5 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 2 (9.09%) JBehave
5 2 (9.09%) NeoLoad
5 2 (9.09%) Ranorex
5 2 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (9.09%) RSpec
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Games
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Test Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Performance Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Specialist
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Test Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Test Specialist
7 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
7 2 (9.09%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Ajax
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Fixed Income
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
2 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) Coaching
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Test Management
7 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Line Management
8 2 (9.09%) Logistics
8 2 (9.09%) OOP
8 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Atlassian
1 10 (45.45%) Borland
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Dynatrace
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
5 1 (4.55%) Serena