The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Borland SilkPerformer
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 945 947
Rank change year-on-year +109 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 16 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.095% 0.027% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 6
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16839 18835 17358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.72% 18.04% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14154 16122 14558
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SilkPerformer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

SilkPerformer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SilkPerformer in the UK

SilkPerformer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SilkPerformer over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SilkPerformer in the UK

SilkPerformer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SilkPerformer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +85 16 £57,500 -4.16% 1
London +74 12 £61,250 +2.08% 1
City of London +54 10 £61,250 +2.08%
North West - 3 £52,500 -
West Midlands +31 1 £47,500 +2.15%
Birmingham +22 1 £47,500 +2.15%

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for SilkPerformer.

1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) Finance
3 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) SilkTest
3 19 (67.86%) Waterfall
4 18 (64.29%) Oracle
4 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 17 (60.71%) ISEB
5 17 (60.71%) Borland
5 17 (60.71%) Automated Testing
5 17 (60.71%) JIRA
6 16 (57.14%) SQL
7 15 (53.57%) Atlassian
8 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
9 11 (39.29%) Electronic Trading
9 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (32.14%) Performance Testing
10 9 (32.14%) JMeter
10 9 (32.14%) LoadRunner
10 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
11 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
12 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
12 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
12 6 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (17.86%) QA
13 5 (17.86%) Firewall
14 4 (14.29%) Selenium
14 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
14 4 (14.29%) Software Testing

SilkPerformer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) FTP
2 2 (7.14%) IPv4
2 2 (7.14%) SMTP
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Informix
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) SilkTest
2 17 (60.71%) JIRA
3 9 (32.14%) JMeter
3 9 (32.14%) LoadRunner
4 4 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.14%) eggPlant
5 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.14%) JUnit
5 2 (7.14%) LoadUI
5 2 (7.14%) NeoLoad
5 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (7.14%) The Grinder
5 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 2 (7.14%) VersionOne
5 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 14 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (35.71%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) Tester
5 6 (21.43%) Automation Tester
5 6 (21.43%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Performance Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Tester
8 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Test Practitioner
9 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 6 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Waterfall
3 17 (60.71%) Automated Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Electronic Trading
5 9 (32.14%) Performance Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
6 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) Open Source
7 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Application Performance Management
8 3 (10.71%) Line Management
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.71%) Test Management
9 2 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) Groovy
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) ISEB
2 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle
2 17 (60.71%) Borland
3 15 (53.57%) Atlassian
4 4 (14.29%) Dynatrace
5 3 (10.71%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (7.14%) Cognizant
6 2 (7.14%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Serena
6 2 (7.14%) VMware
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