Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Micro Focus Silk Performer (formerly Borland Silk Performer)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1210 1196 1319
Rank change year-on-year -14 +123 -45
Permanent jobs citing SilkPerformer 1 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.014% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.003% 0.073% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 2
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +26.32% +11.76%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £37,500 £37,500

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36585 35519 38505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.31% 18.77% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29772 30638 32579
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SilkPerformer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Top 2 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 1 £65,000 +8.33%
London -9 1 £65,000 +8.33%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Borland
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) SilkTest
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Borland
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle