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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 112 175 156
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -19
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 156 69 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.03% 0.95% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.22% 5.90% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 124 69 105
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
1277 1169 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.64% 16.13% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1055 1072 1262
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Cambridgeshire +29 78 £37,500 -25.74% 5
Hertfordshire +20 39 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Bedfordshire +1 24 £39,500 +31.66% 1
Essex +28 19 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Suffolk +15 3 £32,500 +18.18%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 140 (49.30%) QA
2 134 (47.18%) Java
3 122 (42.96%) Test Scripting
4 119 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (34.86%) C#
6 94 (33.10%) TDD
7 84 (29.58%) Automated Testing
8 82 (28.87%) Scrum
9 80 (28.17%) SQL
10 79 (27.82%) Software Testing
11 75 (26.41%) ISTQB
12 74 (26.06%) BDD
13 71 (25.00%) Test Automation
14 65 (22.89%) ISEB
15 64 (22.54%) QuickTest Pro
15 64 (22.54%) WebDriver
16 63 (22.18%) Automation Testing
16 63 (22.18%) JavaScript
17 60 (21.13%) .NET
18 56 (19.72%) HTML
19 52 (18.31%) Ruby
20 50 (17.61%) OO
20 50 (17.61%) Degree
21 46 (16.20%) JIRA
21 46 (16.20%) Python
22 45 (15.85%) Cucumber
23 40 (14.08%) Web Services
24 37 (13.03%) CSS
24 37 (13.03%) Finance
24 37 (13.03%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 26 (9.15%) Apache
2 14 (4.93%) WebLogic
3 13 (4.58%) IIS
4 10 (3.52%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.82%) Liferay
6 2 (0.70%) Node.js
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.35%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (4.23%) MS Office
2 5 (1.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.87%) SaaS
3 6 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.51%) Internet
2 16 (5.63%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) SMS
3 1 (0.35%) SMPP
3 1 (0.35%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.62%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.04%) MySQL
2 20 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (5.28%) Big Data
4 13 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.87%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.76%) DB2
7 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (22.54%) QuickTest Pro
1 64 (22.54%) WebDriver
2 46 (16.20%) JIRA
3 45 (15.85%) Cucumber
4 36 (12.68%) Jenkins
5 33 (11.62%) Git (software)
6 29 (10.21%) JUnit
7 27 (9.51%) JMeter
8 26 (9.15%) NUnit
9 24 (8.45%) WATIR
10 19 (6.69%) Selenium IDE
11 17 (5.99%) Sahi
12 15 (5.28%) JBehave
12 15 (5.28%) Moq
12 15 (5.28%) SpecFlow
13 14 (4.93%) Jasmine
13 14 (4.93%) Maven
14 13 (4.58%) FitNesse
15 11 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (3.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (13.03%) Finance
2 13 (4.58%) Banking
3 5 (1.76%) Games
4 4 (1.41%) Advertising
5 2 (0.70%) Publishing
5 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (26.76%) Tester
2 68 (23.94%) Analyst
3 60 (21.13%) Developer
4 51 (17.96%) Test Analyst
5 44 (15.49%) Test Engineer
6 42 (14.79%) QA Engineer
7 36 (12.68%) Software Engineer
8 27 (9.51%) Software Tester
9 24 (8.45%) QA Tester
10 18 (6.34%) Automation Tester
11 17 (5.99%) Automation Engineer
12 15 (5.28%) QA Analyst
13 13 (4.58%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.58%) QA Automation Engineer
14 12 (4.23%) Senior Developer
14 12 (4.23%) Java Developer
14 12 (4.23%) Software Test Engineer
15 11 (3.87%) Lead Developer
15 11 (3.87%) Senior Web Developer
15 11 (3.87%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (21.13%) .NET
2 56 (19.72%) HTML
3 40 (14.08%) Web Services
4 37 (13.03%) CSS
5 25 (8.80%) ASP.NET
6 22 (7.75%) jQuery
7 19 (6.69%) HTML5
7 19 (6.69%) XML
8 18 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (5.28%) Gherkin
10 12 (4.23%) Ajax
11 11 (3.87%) .NET Framework
11 11 (3.87%) Dojo
12 10 (3.52%) AngularJS
13 9 (3.17%) RESTful
14 8 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (2.82%) J2EE
15 7 (2.46%) WCF
16 5 (1.76%) SOAP
16 5 (1.76%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 19 (6.69%) Mobile App
2 19 (6.69%) Mathematics
3 12 (4.23%) Open Source
4 11 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.52%) GIS
6 5 (1.76%) EFT
7 3 (1.06%) Statistics
7 3 (1.06%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.06%) iPhone
8 2 (0.70%) Wiki
8 2 (0.70%) Online Games
8 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.70%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.35%) Replication
9 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.35%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.21%) UNIX
2 28 (9.86%) Windows
3 26 (9.15%) Linux
4 14 (4.93%) Android
5 10 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (42.96%) Test Scripting
2 119 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (33.10%) TDD
4 84 (29.58%) Automated Testing
5 82 (28.87%) Scrum
6 79 (27.82%) Software Testing
7 74 (26.06%) BDD
8 71 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 63 (22.18%) Automation Testing
10 50 (17.61%) OO
11 37 (13.03%) Software Engineering
12 35 (12.32%) MVC
13 30 (10.56%) E-Commerce
14 28 (9.86%) Manual Testing
15 25 (8.80%) Web Testing
15 25 (8.80%) Regression Testing
16 24 (8.45%) Test Strategy
17 23 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (7.39%) Kanban
19 13 (4.58%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 134 (47.18%) Java
2 99 (34.86%) C#
3 80 (28.17%) SQL
4 63 (22.18%) JavaScript
5 52 (18.31%) Ruby
6 46 (16.20%) Python
7 25 (8.80%) C++
8 17 (5.99%) PHP
9 12 (4.23%) F#
10 9 (3.17%) VBScript
11 8 (2.82%) VB
11 8 (2.82%) VBA
11 8 (2.82%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.46%) Delphi
12 7 (2.46%) Perl
13 4 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.06%) Scala
15 2 (0.70%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.35%) XAML
16 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 75 (26.41%) ISTQB
2 65 (22.89%) ISEB
3 50 (17.61%) Degree
4 8 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.06%) PhD
6 1 (0.35%) HND
6 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (49.30%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (9.51%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.10%) Oracle
3 22 (7.75%) JBoss
4 6 (2.11%) HP
5 5 (1.76%) Epiphany
5 5 (1.76%) Red Gate
5 5 (1.76%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.70%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (0.70%) Google
6 2 (0.70%) IBM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP
7 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.35%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.35%) Nimsoft
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