The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SilkTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SilkTest over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Borland SilkTest
England / London
Rank 557 634 653
Rank change year-on-year +77 +19  
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 31 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.053% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.47% 0.28% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 0
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.10% +32.14%  

SilkTest 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 6579 7889 6781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.56% 18.92% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 6829 5618
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

SilkTest
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SilkTest in London

SilkTest
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SilkTest in London

SilkTest
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SilkTest in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SilkTest in London

SilkTest
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkTest within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London +60 10 £61,250 +2.08% 1
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing SilkTest 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 SilkTest.

1 22 (56.41%) Selenium
2 20 (51.28%) HP UFT
3 19 (48.72%) Finance
3 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 19 (48.72%) ISEB
3 19 (48.72%) JIRA
3 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) SilkPerformer
4 18 (46.15%) Oracle
4 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 18 (46.15%) Cucumber
4 18 (46.15%) Calabash
4 18 (46.15%) DevOps
4 18 (46.15%) Appium
5 17 (43.59%) Waterfall
5 17 (43.59%) Borland
5 17 (43.59%) Automated Testing
6 16 (41.03%) SQL
7 15 (38.46%) Atlassian
7 15 (38.46%) Automation Testing
7 15 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (38.46%) SDLC
8 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
9 11 (28.21%) Electronic Trading
9 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
10 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
11 6 (15.38%) Fixed Income
11 6 (15.38%) PowerShell

SilkTest
Top Related 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 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) FTP
1 2 (5.13%) IPv4
1 2 (5.13%) SMTP
1 2 (5.13%) SSL
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Informix
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Selenium
2 20 (51.28%) HP UFT
3 19 (48.72%) JIRA
3 19 (48.72%) SilkPerformer
4 18 (46.15%) Appium
4 18 (46.15%) Calabash
4 18 (46.15%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.13%) eggPlant
5 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.13%) JMeter
5 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.13%) LoadUI
5 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.13%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) The Grinder
5 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.13%) VersionOne
5 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Consultant
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Automation Test Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Test Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Management Consultant
5 7 (17.95%) Automation Consultant
5 7 (17.95%) Test Automation Manager
5 7 (17.95%) Test Manager
6 6 (15.38%) Automation Tester
6 6 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Manual Test Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Test Automation Consultant
6 6 (15.38%) Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Programme Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Programme Test Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Test Programme Manager
8 3 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) QA Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 6 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) DevOps
3 17 (43.59%) Automated Testing
3 17 (43.59%) Waterfall
4 15 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 15 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (38.46%) SDLC
5 11 (28.21%) Electronic Trading
6 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Coaching
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Defect Management
9 2 (5.13%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Scrum
9 2 (5.13%) System Testing
9 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) Groovy
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 17 (43.59%) Borland
3 15 (38.46%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.13%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (5.13%) Cognizant
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago