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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 44 90 72
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 76 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.14% 1.72% 2.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.48% 10.58% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 61 28 51
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
287 293 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.41% 16.26% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 243 257 278
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,341 £26,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 6 May 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 77 (65.25%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (45.76%) Java
3 48 (40.68%) Degree
4 47 (39.83%) C#
5 44 (37.29%) SQL
6 39 (33.05%) Test Scripting
7 38 (32.20%) Scrum
8 35 (29.66%) Test Automation
9 33 (27.97%) Manual Testing
9 33 (27.97%) .NET
9 33 (27.97%) JavaScript
10 32 (27.12%) C++
10 32 (27.12%) HTML
10 32 (27.12%) Jenkins
11 27 (22.88%) Windows
11 27 (22.88%) TDD
12 26 (22.03%) Automated Testing
12 26 (22.03%) QA
13 25 (21.19%) Python
14 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
15 23 (19.49%) JMeter
16 22 (18.64%) OO
16 22 (18.64%) Software Testing
16 22 (18.64%) Kanban
17 19 (16.10%) ASP.NET
17 19 (16.10%) Oracle
17 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
17 19 (16.10%) Moq
18 18 (15.25%) Cucumber
19 17 (14.41%) MS Excel

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (13.56%) SharePoint
1 16 (13.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (11.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.93%) JBoss
4 6 (5.08%) Apache
5 4 (3.39%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.54%) IIS
6 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) Network Security
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.54%) DB2
4 3 (2.54%) MySQL
5 2 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (27.12%) Jenkins
2 23 (19.49%) JMeter
3 19 (16.10%) Moq
4 18 (15.25%) Cucumber
5 16 (13.56%) SpecFlow
5 16 (13.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (11.86%) QuickTest Pro
7 13 (11.02%) JIRA
8 10 (8.47%) NUnit
8 10 (8.47%) SoapUI
9 8 (6.78%) WebDriver
9 8 (6.78%) Maven
9 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
10 7 (5.93%) JUnit
11 6 (5.08%) LoadUI
12 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
13 4 (3.39%) LoadRunner
13 4 (3.39%) FitNesse
14 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (2.54%) QADirector
General
1 17 (14.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Marketing
3 4 (3.39%) Electronics
3 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.54%) Games
5 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (38.14%) Tester
2 39 (33.05%) Developer
3 34 (28.81%) Automation Tester
4 20 (16.95%) Test Engineer
5 17 (14.41%) Analyst
5 17 (14.41%) Test Analyst
6 14 (11.86%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.32%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.32%) Selenium Tester
8 7 (5.93%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Lead Tester
10 5 (4.24%) Automation Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) AWS Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Automation Test Analyst
12 3 (2.54%) SharePoint Developer
12 3 (2.54%) Senior Software Engineer
12 3 (2.54%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.97%) .NET
2 32 (27.12%) HTML
3 19 (16.10%) ASP.NET
4 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (13.56%) HTML5
5 15 (12.71%) XML
6 14 (11.86%) jQuery
7 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (11.02%) SOAP
8 12 (10.17%) Web Services
8 12 (10.17%) CSS
9 7 (5.93%) Ajax
10 4 (3.39%) Dojo
10 4 (3.39%) RESTful
11 3 (2.54%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (2.54%) JDBC
12 2 (1.69%) WinForms
12 2 (1.69%) WCF
12 2 (1.69%) WPF
12 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Computer Science
1 15 (12.71%) User Experience
2 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.78%) GIS
3 8 (6.78%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.78%) Open Source
3 8 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.93%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.54%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.69%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.69%) Biology
6 2 (1.69%) Life Science
7 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.88%) Windows
2 12 (10.17%) UNIX
3 11 (9.32%) Linux
4 7 (5.93%) Android
5 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (65.25%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.05%) Test Scripting
3 38 (32.20%) Scrum
4 35 (29.66%) Test Automation
5 33 (27.97%) Manual Testing
6 27 (22.88%) TDD
7 26 (22.03%) Automated Testing
8 22 (18.64%) Software Testing
8 22 (18.64%) Kanban
8 22 (18.64%) OO
9 16 (13.56%) DSDM
9 16 (13.56%) MVC
9 16 (13.56%) Unit Testing
9 16 (13.56%) Software Engineering
9 16 (13.56%) Waterfall
10 14 (11.86%) BDD
10 14 (11.86%) Web Testing
11 13 (11.02%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.17%) Performance Testing
12 12 (10.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 54 (45.76%) Java
2 47 (39.83%) C#
3 44 (37.29%) SQL
4 33 (27.97%) JavaScript
5 32 (27.12%) C++
6 25 (21.19%) Python
7 16 (13.56%) PowerShell
8 11 (9.32%) Perl
9 10 (8.47%) PHP
10 6 (5.08%) C
10 6 (5.08%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.39%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.69%) Ruby
13 2 (1.69%) VB
14 1 (0.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 48 (40.68%) Degree
2 14 (11.86%) ISEB
3 9 (7.63%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (22.03%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Oracle
1 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.56%) Sitecore
3 6 (5.08%) WorldPay
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