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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 41 63 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +45
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 75 61 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.41% 3.36% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.88% 18.65% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 66 47 10
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
279 327 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.13% 18.00% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 232 260 219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 September 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 92 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (63.77%) Java
3 59 (42.75%) Degree
4 56 (40.58%) SQL
5 55 (39.86%) C#
5 55 (39.86%) Scrum
6 49 (35.51%) QA
7 45 (32.61%) Test Automation
8 43 (31.16%) Software Testing
9 37 (26.81%) C++
9 37 (26.81%) JavaScript
10 35 (25.36%) Automated Testing
10 35 (25.36%) JMeter
11 34 (24.64%) .NET
12 32 (23.19%) OO
13 31 (22.46%) Jenkins
14 30 (21.74%) Python
14 30 (21.74%) Test Scripting
15 28 (20.29%) Manual Testing
15 28 (20.29%) TDD
16 27 (19.57%) HTML
16 27 (19.57%) Kanban
17 25 (18.12%) Computer Science
17 25 (18.12%) Oracle
18 24 (17.39%) Software Engineering
18 24 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (16.67%) Open Source
19 23 (16.67%) Finance
20 22 (15.94%) SoapUI
20 22 (15.94%) Web Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (5.07%) SharePoint
1 7 (5.07%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (5.07%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.62%) Node.js
3 3 (2.17%) JBoss
3 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.72%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) Drupal
4 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (5.80%) MS Office
1 8 (5.80%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (25.36%) JMeter
2 31 (22.46%) Jenkins
3 22 (15.94%) SoapUI
4 20 (14.49%) JIRA
5 17 (12.32%) Maven
5 17 (12.32%) Git (software)
5 17 (12.32%) Cucumber
6 14 (10.14%) WebDriver
7 10 (7.25%) NUnit
7 10 (7.25%) HP UFT
8 9 (6.52%) Appium
9 8 (5.80%) JUnit
10 7 (5.07%) Moq
10 7 (5.07%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (5.07%) SpecFlow
11 6 (4.35%) PhantomJS
12 4 (2.90%) Hudson
12 4 (2.90%) Selenium IDE
12 4 (2.90%) LoadRunner
13 3 (2.17%) JProfiler
General
1 23 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.45%) Marketing
3 2 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (0.72%) Automotive
4 1 (0.72%) Publishing
4 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (32.61%) Tester
2 35 (25.36%) Developer
3 30 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 23 (16.67%) Analyst
4 23 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 21 (15.22%) Software Engineer
6 19 (13.77%) Junior
6 19 (13.77%) Automation Tester
7 17 (12.32%) Automation Engineer
8 15 (10.87%) Java Developer
9 14 (10.14%) Junior Tester
10 13 (9.42%) Software Developer
10 13 (9.42%) Selenium Tester
11 11 (7.97%) Test Automation Engineer
11 11 (7.97%) Senior Developer
11 11 (7.97%) QA Tester
12 10 (7.25%) QA Engineer
12 10 (7.25%) Java Software Developer
13 9 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (6.52%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.64%) .NET
2 27 (19.57%) HTML
3 19 (13.77%) jQuery
4 18 (13.04%) Web Services
4 18 (13.04%) XML
5 15 (10.87%) SOAP
6 13 (9.42%) HTML5
7 11 (7.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (7.25%) ASP.NET
9 9 (6.52%) CSS
9 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (5.07%) WCF
11 5 (3.62%) WPF
11 5 (3.62%) ServiceStack
11 5 (3.62%) D3.js
11 5 (3.62%) SignalR
11 5 (3.62%) RESTful
11 5 (3.62%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (2.90%) Gherkin
13 3 (2.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.32%) GIS
2 17 (12.32%) Mathematics
3 16 (11.59%) User Experience
4 13 (9.42%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.80%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.62%) Social Media
6 5 (3.62%) Social Network
6 5 (3.62%) Clustering
7 4 (2.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) UNIX
2 12 (8.70%) Android
3 11 (7.97%) Windows
4 6 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.86%) Scrum
3 45 (32.61%) Test Automation
4 43 (31.16%) Software Testing
5 35 (25.36%) Automated Testing
6 32 (23.19%) OO
7 30 (21.74%) Test Scripting
8 28 (20.29%) Manual Testing
8 28 (20.29%) TDD
9 27 (19.57%) Kanban
10 24 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 23 (16.67%) Open Source
12 22 (15.94%) Web Testing
13 18 (13.04%) BDD
13 18 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (12.32%) Unit Testing
15 15 (10.87%) Performance Testing
16 13 (9.42%) Agile Testing
17 12 (8.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (63.77%) Java
2 56 (40.58%) SQL
3 55 (39.86%) C#
4 37 (26.81%) C++
4 37 (26.81%) JavaScript
5 30 (21.74%) Python
6 7 (5.07%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.07%) Perl
7 6 (4.35%) Ruby
8 5 (3.62%) C
9 4 (2.90%) PHP
10 3 (2.17%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.72%) Delphi
12 1 (0.72%) VB
12 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (42.75%) Degree
2 19 (13.77%) ISEB
3 9 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
4 6 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (35.51%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (18.12%) Oracle
2 14 (10.14%) WorldPay
3 7 (5.07%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.35%) Microsoft
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