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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 69 99 98
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 50 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.81% 0.65% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 5.00% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 6 25
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
325 200 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.29% 13.04% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 250 179 273
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 2 October 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 78 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (51.72%) Java
3 59 (50.86%) QA
4 49 (42.24%) Test Scripting
5 46 (39.66%) Scrum
6 42 (36.21%) TDD
7 39 (33.62%) Manual Testing
8 36 (31.03%) C#
8 36 (31.03%) Test Automation
8 36 (31.03%) Automated Testing
9 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
9 35 (30.17%) HTML
9 35 (30.17%) ISEB
10 32 (27.59%) ISTQB
11 29 (25.00%) JIRA
11 29 (25.00%) BDD
12 27 (23.28%) .NET
12 27 (23.28%) SQL
12 27 (23.28%) OO
13 26 (22.41%) WebDriver
14 25 (21.55%) Software Testing
15 23 (19.83%) Degree
16 21 (18.10%) Jenkins
17 20 (17.24%) Internet
18 19 (16.38%) C++
18 19 (16.38%) Oracle
18 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
19 18 (15.52%) CSS
20 16 (13.79%) Web Services
20 16 (13.79%) Python

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 14 (12.07%) WebLogic
1 14 (12.07%) Apache
2 6 (5.17%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.31%) SaaS
2 5 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.24%) Internet
2 12 (10.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) Big Data
2 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.62%) RDBMS
3 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.17%) DB2
5 6 (5.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (25.00%) JIRA
2 26 (22.41%) WebDriver
3 21 (18.10%) Jenkins
4 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
5 16 (13.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 15 (12.93%) JUnit
7 14 (12.07%) NUnit
8 12 (10.34%) Maven
8 12 (10.34%) Cucumber
9 11 (9.48%) Moq
9 11 (9.48%) FitNesse
10 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
11 7 (6.03%) JMeter
12 6 (5.17%) WinRunner
12 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
12 6 (5.17%) TestComplete
12 6 (5.17%) QUnit
13 5 (4.31%) NuGet
13 5 (4.31%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (7.76%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Games
3 1 (0.86%) French Language
3 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (33.62%) Developer
2 34 (29.31%) Tester
3 25 (21.55%) Analyst
4 23 (19.83%) Software Engineer
5 21 (18.10%) QA Engineer
6 19 (16.38%) Test Analyst
7 13 (11.21%) Software Tester
7 13 (11.21%) Test Engineer
7 13 (11.21%) Automation Tester
8 12 (10.34%) Lead Tester
8 12 (10.34%) Java Developer
9 10 (8.62%) QA Tester
10 9 (7.76%) Lead Developer
10 9 (7.76%) Automation Analyst
11 8 (6.90%) QA Analyst
12 7 (6.03%) Automation Engineer
12 7 (6.03%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (6.03%) Senior QA Engineer
13 6 (5.17%) Senior .NET Web Developer
13 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.17%) HTML
2 27 (23.28%) .NET
3 18 (15.52%) CSS
4 16 (13.79%) Web Services
5 12 (10.34%) XML
6 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET
6 11 (9.48%) Dojo
6 11 (9.48%) jQuery
6 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (6.03%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (5.17%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (4.31%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (4.31%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.31%) HTML5
10 3 (2.59%) JDBC
10 3 (2.59%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.21%) Mathematics
3 11 (9.48%) GIS
4 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.31%) User Experience
6 3 (2.59%) iPhone
7 2 (1.72%) Open Source
8 1 (0.86%) Replication
8 1 (0.86%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.07%) UNIX
1 14 (12.07%) Windows
2 11 (9.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (42.24%) Test Scripting
3 46 (39.66%) Scrum
4 42 (36.21%) TDD
5 39 (33.62%) Manual Testing
6 36 (31.03%) Test Automation
6 36 (31.03%) Automated Testing
7 29 (25.00%) BDD
8 27 (23.28%) OO
9 25 (21.55%) Software Testing
10 16 (13.79%) Regression Testing
11 15 (12.93%) Kanban
12 14 (12.07%) Web Testing
13 13 (11.21%) Test Strategy
13 13 (11.21%) Software Engineering
14 11 (9.48%) MVC
14 11 (9.48%) Automation Testing
15 10 (8.62%) Feature Driven Development
15 10 (8.62%) Compatibility Testing
16 9 (7.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (51.72%) Java
2 36 (31.03%) C#
3 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
4 27 (23.28%) SQL
5 19 (16.38%) C++
6 16 (13.79%) Python
7 15 (12.93%) Ruby
8 6 (5.17%) Delphi
9 4 (3.45%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.59%) PHP
10 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.59%) Scala
11 2 (1.72%) F#
Qualifications
1 35 (30.17%) ISEB
2 32 (27.59%) ISTQB
3 23 (19.83%) Degree
4 5 (4.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (50.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (16.38%) Oracle
2 16 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.07%) JBoss
4 5 (4.31%) Epiphany
4 5 (4.31%) Red Gate
4 5 (4.31%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.59%) HP
6 2 (1.72%) SAP
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