Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Micro Focus Silk Test (formerly Borland Silk Test)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 316 349 317
Rank change year-on-year +33 -32 +32
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.020% 0.027% 0.090%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.14% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +4.17%
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +4.17%

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,690 2,083 1,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.98% 18.73% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,471 1,881 1,709
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £39,800
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

SilkTest
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SilkTest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SilkTest in the City of London

SilkTest
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SilkTest in the City of London.

Salary trend for SilkTest in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SilkTest.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) RIATest
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Green Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects

SilkTest
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Robot
1 1 (50.00%) RIATest
1 1 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (50.00%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Borland
2 1 (50.00%) Green Hat
2 1 (50.00%) HP