The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 56 102 94
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 65 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.65% 0.84% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.36% 4.91% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 14 19
Average salary £41,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.96% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
354 285 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.85% 17.19% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 287 266 285
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
Cambridgeshire

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 29 July 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (54.26%) Java
3 50 (53.19%) QA
4 43 (45.74%) Scrum
5 40 (42.55%) TDD
6 36 (38.30%) Test Scripting
7 33 (35.11%) HTML
8 32 (34.04%) C#
8 32 (34.04%) Automated Testing
9 31 (32.98%) Test Automation
10 30 (31.91%) JavaScript
11 29 (30.85%) ISEB
12 27 (28.72%) .NET
13 26 (27.66%) ISTQB
13 26 (27.66%) BDD
14 23 (24.47%) OO
15 22 (23.40%) Internet
15 22 (23.40%) Software Testing
15 22 (23.40%) JIRA
15 22 (23.40%) WebDriver
16 21 (22.34%) SQL
17 20 (21.28%) CSS
18 19 (20.21%) Degree
19 17 (18.09%) C++
19 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
20 15 (15.96%) UNIX
20 15 (15.96%) Git (software)
20 15 (15.96%) Manual Testing
21 14 (14.89%) Ruby
22 13 (13.83%) Mathematics

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (12.77%) WebLogic
1 12 (12.77%) Apache
2 4 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.40%) Internet
2 13 (13.83%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) SMS
3 1 (1.06%) SMPP
3 1 (1.06%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) Big Data
2 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.51%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.26%) DB2
4 4 (4.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (23.40%) JIRA
1 22 (23.40%) WebDriver
2 17 (18.09%) Jenkins
3 15 (15.96%) Git (software)
4 13 (13.83%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (12.77%) FitNesse
6 11 (11.70%) Cucumber
7 10 (10.64%) Maven
8 7 (7.45%) JUnit
8 7 (7.45%) WinRunner
8 7 (7.45%) NUnit
8 7 (7.45%) Moq
9 4 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (4.26%) QUnit
9 4 (4.26%) LoadRunner
9 4 (4.26%) WATIR
9 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.19%) Mercurial
10 3 (3.19%) JMeter
10 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (9.57%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Games
3 2 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (1.06%) Publishing
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (34.04%) Developer
2 27 (28.72%) Tester
3 24 (25.53%) Analyst
4 21 (22.34%) QA Engineer
5 20 (21.28%) Software Engineer
6 17 (18.09%) Test Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) Test Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) Automation Analyst
9 8 (8.51%) Automation Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Java Developer
9 8 (8.51%) QA Tester
10 7 (7.45%) QA Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) Lead Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Automation Tester
10 7 (7.45%) QA Automation Engineer
11 6 (6.38%) Lead Tester
11 6 (6.38%) Software Tester
12 5 (5.32%) Senior QA Engineer
12 5 (5.32%) Software Test Analyst
12 5 (5.32%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.11%) HTML
2 27 (28.72%) .NET
3 20 (21.28%) CSS
4 12 (12.77%) Web Services
5 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET
6 9 (9.57%) Dojo
6 9 (9.57%) jQuery
7 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (8.51%) XML
8 7 (7.45%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.26%) HTML5
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (3.19%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (3.19%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (3.19%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.19%) Swing
11 1 (1.06%) WPF
11 1 (1.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Mathematics
2 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.57%) GIS
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.13%) Open Source
6 1 (1.06%) Online Games
6 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.96%) UNIX
2 11 (11.70%) Windows
2 11 (11.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (45.74%) Scrum
3 40 (42.55%) TDD
4 36 (38.30%) Test Scripting
5 32 (34.04%) Automated Testing
6 31 (32.98%) Test Automation
7 26 (27.66%) BDD
8 23 (24.47%) OO
9 22 (23.40%) Software Testing
10 15 (15.96%) Manual Testing
11 12 (12.77%) Kanban
11 12 (12.77%) Software Engineering
12 11 (11.70%) Compatibility Testing
12 11 (11.70%) Test Strategy
12 11 (11.70%) Web Testing
12 11 (11.70%) Automation Testing
13 8 (8.51%) Feature Driven Development
13 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
13 8 (8.51%) MVC
14 7 (7.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.26%) Java
2 32 (34.04%) C#
3 30 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 21 (22.34%) SQL
5 17 (18.09%) C++
6 14 (14.89%) Ruby
7 13 (13.83%) Python
8 7 (7.45%) Delphi
9 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.13%) Perl
10 2 (2.13%) F#
10 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.06%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) ISEB
2 26 (27.66%) ISTQB
3 19 (20.21%) Degree
4 6 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (53.19%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) JBoss
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.19%) Epiphany
3 3 (3.19%) Red Gate
3 3 (3.19%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.06%) SAP
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