The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 129 196 138
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -58
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 147 52 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.85% 0.76% 1.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.56% 4.97% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 132 33 153
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1272 1046 1407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.01% 15.27% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 906 1245
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,600 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Selenium
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Selenium across the East of England region.

Selenium Salary Trend in the East of England

Selenium
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in the East of England

Selenium
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +23 57 £55,000 +33.33% 5
Cambridgeshire +27 52 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Essex +1 20 £38,500 -8.33% 2
Suffolk +8 9 £34,000 +19.29% 1
Bedfordshire +14 8 £40,250 +23.84%
Norfolk +1 1 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 168 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (45.58%) Test Scripting
3 119 (40.48%) QA
4 109 (37.07%) Java
5 107 (36.39%) SQL
5 107 (36.39%) C#
6 100 (34.01%) JavaScript
7 99 (33.67%) TDD
8 92 (31.29%) Scrum
9 86 (29.25%) Test Automation
10 82 (27.89%) HTML
11 81 (27.55%) BDD
12 75 (25.51%) NUnit
13 74 (25.17%) .NET
14 72 (24.49%) Manual Testing
15 69 (23.47%) Software Testing
16 67 (22.79%) CSS
16 67 (22.79%) JUnit
17 60 (20.41%) Automation Testing
18 59 (20.07%) WebDriver
18 59 (20.07%) XML
19 57 (19.39%) Microsoft
20 55 (18.71%) Automated Testing
20 55 (18.71%) MVC
20 55 (18.71%) ASP.NET
20 55 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
21 54 (18.37%) ISEB
22 53 (18.03%) QuickTest Pro
22 53 (18.03%) Software Engineering
23 49 (16.67%) Oracle

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 28 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.80%) Apache
3 16 (5.44%) IIS
4 14 (4.76%) JBoss
5 10 (3.40%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.40%) Liferay
6 4 (1.36%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.02%) Node.js
7 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.02%) CMS
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 38 (12.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.74%) SaaS
2 8 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.02%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.80%) Internet
2 10 (3.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.74%) MySQL
3 11 (3.74%) Big Data
4 10 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.38%) DB2
6 6 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.02%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.34%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.34%) DbVisualizer
10 1 (0.34%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 75 (25.51%) NUnit
2 67 (22.79%) JUnit
3 59 (20.07%) WebDriver
4 53 (18.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 47 (15.99%) JIRA
6 45 (15.31%) Cucumber
7 44 (14.97%) Jenkins
8 43 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 42 (14.29%) JBehave
9 42 (14.29%) JMeter
10 39 (13.27%) TeamCity
11 38 (12.93%) SpecFlow
12 31 (10.54%) WATIR
13 27 (9.18%) Calabash
14 20 (6.80%) Git (software)
15 17 (5.78%) Moq
16 14 (4.76%) TestNG
17 13 (4.42%) SoapUI
18 9 (3.06%) Visual Studio
19 8 (2.72%) TestComplete
General
1 45 (15.31%) Finance
2 6 (2.04%) Games
2 6 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.70%) Retail
4 3 (1.02%) Banking
4 3 (1.02%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.68%) Automotive
5 2 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 71 (24.15%) Analyst
2 63 (21.43%) Developer
3 59 (20.07%) Test Analyst
4 51 (17.35%) Test Engineer
5 43 (14.63%) Tester
6 42 (14.29%) Software Engineer
7 37 (12.59%) .NET Developer
8 34 (11.56%) C# Developer
9 31 (10.54%) C# .NET Developer
10 26 (8.84%) QA Engineer
11 24 (8.16%) Senior Developer
11 24 (8.16%) Automation Engineer
12 23 (7.82%) Software Test Engineer
13 22 (7.48%) Software Tester
14 21 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
15 20 (6.80%) Web Developer
16 16 (5.44%) .NET Web Developer
16 16 (5.44%) Senior C# Developer
16 16 (5.44%) QA Analyst
16 16 (5.44%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (27.89%) HTML
2 74 (25.17%) .NET
3 67 (22.79%) CSS
4 59 (20.07%) XML
5 55 (18.71%) ASP.NET
6 47 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (12.93%) jQuery
8 37 (12.59%) Web Services
9 36 (12.24%) HTML5
10 34 (11.56%) Ajax
11 33 (11.22%) WCF
12 29 (9.86%) Gherkin
13 28 (9.52%) RESTful
14 27 (9.18%) CSS3
15 24 (8.16%) Silverlight
16 21 (7.14%) J2EE
17 17 (5.78%) .NET Framework
18 16 (5.44%) XSLT
19 15 (5.10%) WebSockets
20 12 (4.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 55 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (12.59%) Open Source
3 22 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (6.80%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.70%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.70%) User Experience
7 4 (1.36%) GIS
8 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.02%) iPhone
9 2 (0.68%) Wiki
10 1 (0.34%) Online Games
10 1 (0.34%) Life Science
10 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.34%) EFT
10 1 (0.34%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.34%) Biology
10 1 (0.34%) Replication
10 1 (0.34%) Statistics
10 1 (0.34%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.84%) Windows
2 20 (6.80%) UNIX
3 12 (4.08%) Linux
4 6 (2.04%) Android
5 5 (1.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (45.58%) Test Scripting
3 99 (33.67%) TDD
4 92 (31.29%) Scrum
5 86 (29.25%) Test Automation
6 81 (27.55%) BDD
7 72 (24.49%) Manual Testing
8 69 (23.47%) Software Testing
9 60 (20.41%) Automation Testing
10 55 (18.71%) Automated Testing
10 55 (18.71%) MVC
11 53 (18.03%) Software Engineering
12 30 (10.20%) OO
13 27 (9.18%) OOD
14 26 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (7.82%) Web Development
16 22 (7.48%) Regression Testing
16 22 (7.48%) User Stories
17 18 (6.12%) SOA
18 17 (5.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 109 (37.07%) Java
2 107 (36.39%) C#
2 107 (36.39%) SQL
3 100 (34.01%) JavaScript
4 42 (14.29%) Ruby
5 28 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 23 (7.82%) Python
7 15 (5.10%) Objective-C
7 15 (5.10%) C++
8 11 (3.74%) PHP
9 8 (2.72%) Perl
10 7 (2.38%) VB
11 6 (2.04%) VBScript
12 5 (1.70%) F#
12 5 (1.70%) VBA
13 3 (1.02%) Scala
13 3 (1.02%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.34%) Delphi
14 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (18.37%) ISEB
2 44 (14.97%) ISTQB
2 44 (14.97%) Degree
3 4 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.34%) HND
4 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (40.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 57 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 49 (16.67%) Oracle
3 9 (3.06%) HP
4 5 (1.70%) Epiphany
4 5 (1.70%) Red Gate
4 5 (1.70%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.02%) Lumesse
5 3 (1.02%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.02%) SAP
5 3 (1.02%) IBM
6 2 (0.68%) Telerik
7 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.34%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.34%) Nimsoft
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 48k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Hyphen
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15-20% Bonus, Car Allowance, Private Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 18 days ago