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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland SilkPerformer
Rank 865 983 955
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -28
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 11 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.064% 0.011% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +27.77%
UK excluding London median salary - £57,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +31.42%

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
17231 18995 17955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.13% 17.71% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14676 16122 15139
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 £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 5 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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +101 7 £60,000 - 1
London +66 7 £60,000 - 1
City of London - 7 £60,000 -
Channel Islands - 4 - -
Jersey - 4 - -

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) Oracle
4 12 (48.00%) JIRA
4 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (44.00%) Test Strategy
5 11 (44.00%) QA
5 11 (44.00%) SilkTest
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (44.00%) Borland
6 10 (40.00%) LoadRunner
6 10 (40.00%) ISEB
6 10 (40.00%) Windows
6 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 10 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 10 (40.00%) Atlassian
7 9 (36.00%) JMeter
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
9 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
10 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.00%) Dynatrace
10 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Test Management
11 4 (16.00%) Serena

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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) JIRA
2 11 (44.00%) SilkTest
3 10 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 9 (36.00%) JMeter
5 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (8.00%) eggPlant
6 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (8.00%) JBehave
6 2 (8.00%) Ranorex
6 2 (8.00%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (8.00%) RSpec
6 2 (8.00%) Selenium
6 2 (8.00%) Subversion
7 1 (4.00%) Gatling
7 1 (4.00%) Maven
7 1 (4.00%) The Grinder
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.00%) VisualVM
7 1 (4.00%) YourKit
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Test Leader
3 6 (24.00%) Tester
4 5 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 4 (16.00%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Test Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) Test Specialist
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Ajax
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Waterfall
3 11 (44.00%) Test Strategy
4 10 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Test Management
8 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
8 4 (16.00%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (16.00%) Open Source
9 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (8.00%) API Testing
10 2 (8.00%) BDD
10 2 (8.00%) Coaching
10 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ISEB
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Borland
3 10 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (20.00%) Dynatrace
5 4 (16.00%) Serena
6 3 (12.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
7 1 (4.00%) Cognizant
7 1 (4.00%) New Relic