Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SilkTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SilkTest over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Micro Focus Silk Test (formerly Borland Silk Test)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.13% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Basingstoke median annual salary £52,500 - -
Hampshire median annual salary £52,500 - -

SilkTest is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 275 217 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 17.68% 20.59% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 242 201 247
Basingstoke median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £64,875 £65,000 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -2.38%

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing SilkTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for SilkTest.

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Python

SilkTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Test Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware