The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Micro Focus Silk Performer (formerly Borland Silk Performer)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 636 -
Rank change year-on-year +36 -  
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 12 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.020% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Median salary £61,250 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 -

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7776 7749 7512
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 21.21% 19.35% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16041 16867 15601
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £76,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

SilkPerformer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SilkPerformer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SilkPerformer in London

SilkPerformer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SilkPerformer in London

SilkPerformer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SilkPerformer in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SilkPerformer in London

SilkPerformer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkPerformer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London - 10 £61,250 -
SilkPerformer
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region with a requirement for SilkPerformer.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 24 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (91.67%) JIRA
3 21 (87.50%) Oracle
3 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 20 (83.33%) Borland
4 20 (83.33%) Waterfall
5 19 (79.17%) Finance
5 19 (79.17%) SQL
6 18 (75.00%) ISEB
6 18 (75.00%) Atlassian
7 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
8 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (45.83%) Electronic Trading
10 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
11 7 (29.17%) Fixed Income
11 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
11 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
11 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
11 7 (29.17%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (25.00%) Java
13 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 4 (16.67%) MySQL
13 4 (16.67%) Cognizant
13 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
13 4 (16.67%) SOAP
13 4 (16.67%) Informix

SilkPerformer
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) FTP
1 4 (16.67%) IPv4
1 4 (16.67%) SMTP
1 4 (16.67%) SSL
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Informix
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) SilkTest
2 22 (91.67%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) eggPlant
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) JMeter
3 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (16.67%) LoadUI
3 4 (16.67%) Selenium
3 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 4 (16.67%) The Grinder
3 4 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 4 (16.67%) VersionOne
3 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Automation Test Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Test Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 9 (37.50%) Tester
4 7 (29.17%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) QA Automation Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Test Practitioner
6 3 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Developer in Test
7 2 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
7 2 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) QA Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Fixed Income
2 7 (29.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 20 (83.33%) Waterfall
3 11 (45.83%) Electronic Trading
4 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Test Strategy
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Coaching
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Kanban
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Trading
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Groovy
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle
2 20 (83.33%) Borland
3 18 (75.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (16.67%) Cognizant
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) VMware