The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 73 102 67
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -35
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 41 8 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.33% 0.55% 3.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.20% 3.59% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 46
Average salary £35,000 £40,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +10.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
336 223 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.09% 15.32% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 251 193 230
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Selenium
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cambridge region.

Selenium Salary Trend in Cambridge

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium.

1 55 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 40 (40.82%) Manual Testing
3 40 (40.82%) Java
4 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
5 38 (38.78%) QA
5 38 (38.78%) HTML
6 33 (33.67%) Automated Testing
7 31 (31.63%) TDD
7 31 (31.63%) Scrum
7 31 (31.63%) JIRA
8 28 (28.57%) SQL
9 27 (27.55%) ISEB
10 26 (26.53%) ISTQB
11 25 (25.51%) WebDriver
12 24 (24.49%) Software Testing
13 23 (23.47%) BDD
14 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
14 22 (22.45%) CSS
14 22 (22.45%) C#
15 21 (21.43%) .NET
16 20 (20.41%) JUnit
16 20 (20.41%) Regression Testing
17 18 (18.37%) Finance
18 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
18 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
18 17 (17.35%) Degree
18 17 (17.35%) Internet
18 17 (17.35%) XML
19 16 (16.33%) NUnit

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Selenium also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Selenium. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.08%) JBoss
2 4 (4.08%) Apache
2 4 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Office
2 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.35%) Internet
2 7 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) Big Data
3 6 (6.12%) MySQL
3 6 (6.12%) DB2
4 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (31.63%) JIRA
2 25 (25.51%) WebDriver
3 20 (20.41%) JUnit
4 16 (16.33%) NUnit
5 14 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 14 (14.29%) Moq
6 12 (12.24%) TestNG
7 10 (10.20%) Jenkins
8 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
8 9 (9.18%) Visual Studio
9 8 (8.16%) TestComplete
10 7 (7.14%) JMeter
11 6 (6.12%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (6.12%) QUnit
11 6 (6.12%) Cucumber
11 6 (6.12%) Ranorex
11 6 (6.12%) eggPlant
12 5 (5.10%) NuGet
12 5 (5.10%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (18.37%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Games
3 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) French Language
Job Titles
1 26 (26.53%) Analyst
1 26 (26.53%) Test Analyst
2 22 (22.45%) Tester
3 19 (19.39%) Developer
4 17 (17.35%) Test Engineer
5 13 (13.27%) Software Tester
6 12 (12.24%) Software Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Automation Tester
8 9 (9.18%) Automation Analyst
8 9 (9.18%) Automation Test Analyst
9 7 (7.14%) QA Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) Automated Test Analyst
9 7 (7.14%) Lead Tester
10 6 (6.12%) Software Test Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) Web Developer
10 6 (6.12%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.12%) .NET Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.78%) HTML
2 22 (22.45%) CSS
3 21 (21.43%) .NET
4 17 (17.35%) XML
5 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (9.18%) Web Services
7 8 (8.16%) HTML5
8 7 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.14%) jQuery
9 6 (6.12%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (5.10%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (5.10%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.08%) Dojo
12 3 (3.06%) Ajax
12 3 (3.06%) JDBC
12 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (2.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Open Source
1 10 (10.20%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.08%) GIS
3 4 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.08%) User Experience
4 3 (3.06%) iPhone
5 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.02%) Life Science
5 1 (1.02%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.02%) Biology
5 1 (1.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.31%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) UNIX
3 7 (7.14%) Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Android
4 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 40 (40.82%) Manual Testing
4 33 (33.67%) Automated Testing
5 31 (31.63%) TDD
5 31 (31.63%) Scrum
6 24 (24.49%) Software Testing
7 23 (23.47%) BDD
8 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
9 20 (20.41%) Regression Testing
10 14 (14.29%) MVC
11 13 (13.27%) User Stories
12 11 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (10.20%) Web Testing
13 10 (10.20%) Software Engineering
14 9 (9.18%) Performance Testing
15 8 (8.16%) OO
16 7 (7.14%) Kanban
17 6 (6.12%) Test Strategy
18 5 (5.10%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.82%) Java
2 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
3 28 (28.57%) SQL
4 22 (22.45%) C#
5 11 (11.22%) Python
6 6 (6.12%) PHP
7 5 (5.10%) C++
8 4 (4.08%) Ruby
9 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.06%) Scala
9 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.06%) Perl
9 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.04%) VB
11 1 (1.02%) Delphi
11 1 (1.02%) C
11 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (27.55%) ISEB
2 26 (26.53%) ISTQB
3 17 (17.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (38.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) Epiphany
3 5 (5.10%) Red Gate
3 5 (5.10%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.06%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.06%) HP
5 2 (2.04%) SAP
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