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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 73 102 78
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 41 9 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.39% 0.60% 2.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.65% 4.23% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
352 213 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.55% 14.23% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 264 186 245
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 £50,000 £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 25 November 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 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 68 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (47.75%) Java
3 52 (46.85%) Test Scripting
4 47 (42.34%) Manual Testing
4 47 (42.34%) QA
5 45 (40.54%) Scrum
6 44 (39.64%) TDD
7 43 (38.74%) HTML
8 42 (37.84%) JavaScript
9 40 (36.04%) Automated Testing
10 36 (32.43%) JIRA
11 34 (30.63%) ISEB
12 32 (28.83%) SQL
13 31 (27.93%) ISTQB
13 31 (27.93%) BDD
14 28 (25.23%) Software Testing
15 27 (24.32%) WebDriver
16 25 (22.52%) CSS
17 24 (21.62%) Test Automation
18 23 (20.72%) JUnit
18 23 (20.72%) C#
18 23 (20.72%) Internet
19 22 (19.82%) Degree
20 20 (18.02%) Regression Testing
20 20 (18.02%) Oracle
20 20 (18.02%) .NET
21 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
22 18 (16.22%) Git (software)
22 18 (16.22%) XML
22 18 (16.22%) UNIX

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (11.71%) JBoss
1 13 (11.71%) Apache
1 13 (11.71%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.31%) IIS
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Office
2 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.72%) Internet
2 11 (9.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) Big Data
3 10 (9.01%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.01%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.31%) DB2
4 7 (6.31%) MySQL
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (32.43%) JIRA
2 27 (24.32%) WebDriver
3 23 (20.72%) JUnit
4 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
5 18 (16.22%) Git (software)
6 16 (14.41%) NUnit
7 15 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
8 14 (12.61%) Moq
9 12 (10.81%) TestNG
10 11 (9.91%) Maven
11 9 (8.11%) Visual Studio
12 8 (7.21%) TestComplete
13 7 (6.31%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (6.31%) QUnit
13 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (6.31%) JMeter
14 6 (5.41%) FitNesse
14 6 (5.41%) Cucumber
14 6 (5.41%) eggPlant
15 5 (4.50%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (15.32%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Games
3 1 (0.90%) French Language
Job Titles
1 29 (26.13%) Developer
2 27 (24.32%) Analyst
2 27 (24.32%) Test Analyst
3 22 (19.82%) Tester
4 17 (15.32%) Software Engineer
5 15 (13.51%) Test Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) Software Tester
7 12 (10.81%) Java Developer
8 11 (9.91%) QA Engineer
8 11 (9.91%) Automation Tester
9 9 (8.11%) Automation Analyst
9 9 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Web Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Automated Test Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Lead Tester
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Lead Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (38.74%) HTML
2 25 (22.52%) CSS
3 20 (18.02%) .NET
4 18 (16.22%) XML
5 15 (13.51%) Web Services
6 14 (12.61%) ASP.NET
6 14 (12.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (10.81%) jQuery
8 10 (9.01%) Dojo
9 7 (6.31%) .NET Framework
9 7 (6.31%) HTML5
9 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (6.31%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (4.50%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (4.50%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.70%) JDBC
12 2 (1.80%) Ajax
12 2 (1.80%) Swing
12 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.01%) GIS
2 10 (9.01%) Open Source
2 10 (9.01%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.31%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.60%) User Experience
6 3 (2.70%) iPhone
7 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) UNIX
2 16 (14.41%) Windows
3 11 (9.91%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Android
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (46.85%) Test Scripting
3 47 (42.34%) Manual Testing
4 45 (40.54%) Scrum
5 44 (39.64%) TDD
6 40 (36.04%) Automated Testing
7 31 (27.93%) BDD
8 28 (25.23%) Software Testing
9 24 (21.62%) Test Automation
10 20 (18.02%) Regression Testing
11 17 (15.32%) OO
12 15 (13.51%) Software Engineering
12 15 (13.51%) Kanban
13 14 (12.61%) MVC
14 13 (11.71%) User Stories
15 12 (10.81%) Web Testing
16 11 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (8.11%) Feature Driven Development
17 9 (8.11%) Performance Testing
17 9 (8.11%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.75%) Java
2 42 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 32 (28.83%) SQL
4 23 (20.72%) C#
5 12 (10.81%) Python
6 10 (9.01%) C++
7 8 (7.21%) Ruby
8 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.70%) Scala
9 3 (2.70%) PHP
9 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.90%) C
11 1 (0.90%) VB
11 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (30.63%) ISEB
2 31 (27.93%) ISTQB
3 22 (19.82%) Degree
4 3 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (42.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Oracle
2 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) Epiphany
3 5 (4.50%) Red Gate
3 5 (4.50%) Rackspace
4 3 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (1.80%) SAP
5 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
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