The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SilkPerformer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Borland SilkPerformer
UK / England
Rank 827 927 926
Rank change year-on-year +100 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 16 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.028% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.90% +16.25%  

SilkPerformer is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15646 17663 16541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.69% 18.22% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13316 15229 13972
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

SilkPerformer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SilkPerformer as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SilkPerformer in England

SilkPerformer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SilkPerformer in England

SilkPerformer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SilkPerformer in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SilkPerformer in England

SilkPerformer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkPerformer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
London +85 12 £61,250 +2.08% 1
North West - 3 £52,500 -
West Midlands +31 1 £47,500 +2.15%
SilkPerformer
UK

SilkPerformer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for SilkPerformer.

1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (91.67%) Finance
3 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) Linux
3 19 (79.17%) SilkTest
3 19 (79.17%) Waterfall
4 18 (75.00%) Oracle
4 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (70.83%) ISEB
5 17 (70.83%) Borland
5 17 (70.83%) Automated Testing
5 17 (70.83%) JIRA
6 16 (66.67%) SQL
7 15 (62.50%) Atlassian
8 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
9 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (45.83%) Electronic Trading
10 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
11 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
12 6 (25.00%) Fixed Income
12 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 6 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (20.83%) QA
13 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
13 5 (20.83%) Firewall
13 5 (20.83%) JMeter
13 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
14 4 (16.67%) Selenium
14 4 (16.67%) Coaching
15 3 (12.50%) Performance Improvement

SilkPerformer
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) FTP
2 2 (8.33%) IPv4
2 2 (8.33%) SMTP
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Informix
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) SilkTest
2 17 (70.83%) JIRA
3 5 (20.83%) JMeter
3 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
4 4 (16.67%) Selenium
5 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.33%) eggPlant
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 2 (8.33%) LoadUI
5 2 (8.33%) NeoLoad
5 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (8.33%) The Grinder
5 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
5 2 (8.33%) VersionOne
5 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Tester
4 6 (25.00%) Automation Tester
4 6 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tester
6 2 (8.33%) QA Automation Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Test Practitioner
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Waterfall
3 17 (70.83%) Automated Testing
4 11 (45.83%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Coaching
9 3 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
9 3 (12.50%) Line Management
9 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
9 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.50%) Test Management
10 2 (8.33%) Kanban
10 2 (8.33%) Project Management
10 2 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) Groovy
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle
2 17 (70.83%) Borland
3 15 (62.50%) Atlassian
4 3 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (8.33%) Cognizant
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Serena
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago