The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 / South East
Rank 394 455 455
Rank change year-on-year +61 0  
Permanent jobs citing SilkTest 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.070% 0.030% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £85,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +142.85%  
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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2858 3358 3558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.13% 17.48% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 3050 3025
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

SilkTest
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SilkTest in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkTest within the South East 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
Hampshire - 1 - -
SilkTest
England

SilkTest
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for SilkTest.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (100.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VMware