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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 72 102 80
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 40 9 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.36% 0.60% 2.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.49% 4.27% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38 4 38
Average salary £35,000 £42,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +17.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,450 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
348 211 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.52% 14.09% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 260 185 245
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 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 November 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 70 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (47.32%) Java
3 52 (46.43%) Test Scripting
4 48 (42.86%) QA
5 47 (41.96%) Manual Testing
6 45 (40.18%) TDD
6 45 (40.18%) Scrum
7 42 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 42 (37.50%) HTML
8 40 (35.71%) Automated Testing
9 36 (32.14%) JIRA
10 33 (29.46%) ISEB
11 32 (28.57%) SQL
11 32 (28.57%) BDD
12 31 (27.68%) ISTQB
13 28 (25.00%) Software Testing
13 28 (25.00%) WebDriver
14 25 (22.32%) CSS
14 25 (22.32%) Test Automation
15 24 (21.43%) C#
16 23 (20.54%) JUnit
17 22 (19.64%) Internet
18 21 (18.75%) Degree
19 20 (17.86%) Regression Testing
19 20 (17.86%) Oracle
19 20 (17.86%) .NET
20 19 (16.96%) Jenkins
21 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
21 18 (16.07%) OO
22 17 (15.18%) XML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 13 (11.61%) JBoss
1 13 (11.61%) Apache
1 13 (11.61%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Office
2 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) Internet
2 11 (9.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) Big Data
3 10 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.93%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.25%) DB2
4 7 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (32.14%) JIRA
2 28 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 23 (20.54%) JUnit
4 19 (16.96%) Jenkins
5 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
6 16 (14.29%) NUnit
7 15 (13.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 14 (12.50%) Moq
9 12 (10.71%) TestNG
10 11 (9.82%) Maven
11 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
12 8 (7.14%) TestComplete
13 7 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (6.25%) QUnit
13 7 (6.25%) Cucumber
13 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (6.25%) FitNesse
13 7 (6.25%) JMeter
14 6 (5.36%) eggPlant
15 5 (4.46%) Ranorex
General
1 16 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Games
3 1 (0.89%) French Language
Job Titles
1 29 (25.89%) Developer
2 27 (24.11%) Analyst
2 27 (24.11%) Test Analyst
3 22 (19.64%) Tester
4 17 (15.18%) Software Engineer
5 16 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 13 (11.61%) Software Tester
7 12 (10.71%) Java Developer
7 12 (10.71%) QA Engineer
8 10 (8.93%) Automation Tester
9 9 (8.04%) Automation Analyst
9 9 (8.04%) Automation Test Analyst
10 8 (7.14%) Lead Tester
11 7 (6.25%) Automated Test Analyst
11 7 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
11 7 (6.25%) .NET Developer
11 7 (6.25%) Web Developer
12 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
12 6 (5.36%) Lead Developer
12 6 (5.36%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (37.50%) HTML
2 25 (22.32%) CSS
3 20 (17.86%) .NET
4 17 (15.18%) XML
5 15 (13.39%) Web Services
6 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (10.71%) jQuery
8 10 (8.93%) Dojo
9 7 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 7 (6.25%) HTML5
9 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (4.46%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (4.46%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.68%) JDBC
12 2 (1.79%) Ajax
12 2 (1.79%) Swing
12 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.93%) GIS
2 10 (8.93%) Open Source
2 10 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.46%) User Experience
4 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) iPhone
6 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.18%) UNIX
2 16 (14.29%) Windows
3 10 (8.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.89%) Android
4 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (46.43%) Test Scripting
3 47 (41.96%) Manual Testing
4 45 (40.18%) TDD
4 45 (40.18%) Scrum
5 40 (35.71%) Automated Testing
6 32 (28.57%) BDD
7 28 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 25 (22.32%) Test Automation
9 20 (17.86%) Regression Testing
10 18 (16.07%) OO
11 15 (13.39%) Software Engineering
11 15 (13.39%) Kanban
12 14 (12.50%) MVC
13 13 (11.61%) User Stories
14 12 (10.71%) Web Testing
15 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (8.04%) Feature Driven Development
16 9 (8.04%) Performance Testing
16 9 (8.04%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.32%) Java
2 42 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 32 (28.57%) SQL
4 24 (21.43%) C#
5 13 (11.61%) Python
6 10 (8.93%) C++
7 9 (8.04%) Ruby
8 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.68%) Scala
9 3 (2.68%) PHP
9 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.89%) F#
11 1 (0.89%) C
11 1 (0.89%) VB
11 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (29.46%) ISEB
2 31 (27.68%) ISTQB
3 21 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Oracle
2 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.46%) Epiphany
3 5 (4.46%) Red Gate
3 5 (4.46%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.68%) HP
5 2 (1.79%) SAP
5 2 (1.79%) Sitecore
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Salary: £28k - £40k DoE, plus good benefits
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