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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 119 175 181
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 150 66 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.97% 0.93% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.63% 6.20% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 125 63 95
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 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1290 1065 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.93% 15.02% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 976 1242
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +25 62 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Hertfordshire +19 45 £43,750 +28.67% 8
Essex +25 21 £38,500 +6.20%
Bedfordshire -3 21 £40,500 +24.61% 1
Suffolk +15 7 £32,500 +8.33%
Selenium
England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 174 (59.79%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (47.42%) QA
3 135 (46.39%) Java
4 130 (44.67%) Test Scripting
5 102 (35.05%) C#
6 97 (33.33%) TDD
7 85 (29.21%) Scrum
8 83 (28.52%) SQL
9 79 (27.15%) BDD
10 77 (26.46%) Software Testing
10 77 (26.46%) Test Automation
11 74 (25.43%) Automated Testing
12 70 (24.05%) ISTQB
13 69 (23.71%) JavaScript
14 66 (22.68%) ISEB
14 66 (22.68%) WebDriver
15 64 (21.99%) Automation Testing
16 59 (20.27%) Manual Testing
16 59 (20.27%) .NET
17 57 (19.59%) QuickTest Pro
18 56 (19.24%) Ruby
19 55 (18.90%) HTML
20 54 (18.56%) OO
21 49 (16.84%) Degree
22 48 (16.49%) Cucumber
23 45 (15.46%) JIRA
24 43 (14.78%) Software Engineering
24 43 (14.78%) Python
24 43 (14.78%) Web Services
24 43 (14.78%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (9.62%) Apache
2 15 (5.15%) WebLogic
2 15 (5.15%) IIS
3 9 (3.09%) Liferay
3 9 (3.09%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.69%) Node.js
6 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (4.12%) SaaS
2 5 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.59%) Internet
2 15 (5.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (6.87%) MySQL
4 15 (5.15%) Big Data
5 14 (4.81%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.78%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.06%) DB2
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (22.68%) WebDriver
2 57 (19.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 48 (16.49%) Cucumber
4 45 (15.46%) JIRA
5 41 (14.09%) Jenkins
6 38 (13.06%) JUnit
7 36 (12.37%) NUnit
8 34 (11.68%) JMeter
9 32 (11.00%) Git (software)
10 29 (9.97%) WATIR
11 23 (7.90%) JBehave
12 19 (6.53%) SpecFlow
12 19 (6.53%) Selenium IDE
13 18 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (5.84%) Sahi
15 16 (5.50%) Moq
16 14 (4.81%) TeamCity
16 14 (4.81%) Maven
16 14 (4.81%) Jasmine
17 13 (4.47%) Calabash
General
1 34 (11.68%) Finance
2 9 (3.09%) Banking
3 4 (1.37%) Games
3 4 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (0.34%) Publishing
4 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.34%) Automotive
4 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 69 (23.71%) Tester
2 67 (23.02%) Developer
2 67 (23.02%) Analyst
3 49 (16.84%) Test Analyst
4 43 (14.78%) Test Engineer
5 41 (14.09%) Software Engineer
6 39 (13.40%) QA Engineer
7 26 (8.93%) Software Tester
8 24 (8.25%) QA Tester
9 21 (7.22%) Automation Engineer
10 17 (5.84%) Automation Tester
11 15 (5.15%) QA Analyst
11 15 (5.15%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.81%) Java Developer
12 14 (4.81%) Software Test Engineer
13 13 (4.47%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.47%) QA Automation Engineer
14 12 (4.12%) Senior Test Engineer
14 12 (4.12%) Senior Web Developer
15 11 (3.78%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (20.27%) .NET
2 55 (18.90%) HTML
3 43 (14.78%) Web Services
4 37 (12.71%) CSS
5 26 (8.93%) XML
6 25 (8.59%) ASP.NET
6 25 (8.59%) jQuery
7 22 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (7.22%) HTML5
9 20 (6.87%) Gherkin
10 17 (5.84%) Ajax
11 14 (4.81%) RESTful
12 12 (4.12%) Dojo
13 11 (3.78%) WCF
13 11 (3.78%) J2EE
14 10 (3.44%) .NET Framework
14 10 (3.44%) AngularJS
15 8 (2.75%) Ruby on Rails
16 7 (2.41%) CSS3
17 6 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.84%) Open Source
3 17 (5.84%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.15%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.78%) GIS
6 5 (1.72%) User Experience
7 4 (1.37%) EFT
8 3 (1.03%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.03%) iPhone
8 3 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.69%) Wiki
9 2 (0.69%) Online Games
9 2 (0.69%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.34%) Statistics
10 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.28%) Windows
2 25 (8.59%) Linux
3 24 (8.25%) UNIX
4 13 (4.47%) Android
5 9 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (59.79%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (44.67%) Test Scripting
3 97 (33.33%) TDD
4 85 (29.21%) Scrum
5 79 (27.15%) BDD
6 77 (26.46%) Test Automation
6 77 (26.46%) Software Testing
7 74 (25.43%) Automated Testing
8 64 (21.99%) Automation Testing
9 59 (20.27%) Manual Testing
10 54 (18.56%) OO
11 43 (14.78%) Software Engineering
12 36 (12.37%) MVC
13 29 (9.97%) E-Commerce
14 26 (8.93%) Regression Testing
15 24 (8.25%) Test Strategy
16 22 (7.56%) Kanban
16 22 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (7.22%) Web Testing
18 13 (4.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (46.39%) Java
2 102 (35.05%) C#
3 83 (28.52%) SQL
4 69 (23.71%) JavaScript
5 56 (19.24%) Ruby
6 43 (14.78%) Python
7 24 (8.25%) C++
8 17 (5.84%) PHP
9 16 (5.50%) PL/SQL
10 12 (4.12%) F#
11 9 (3.09%) VBScript
12 8 (2.75%) VB
12 8 (2.75%) VBA
13 7 (2.41%) Delphi
14 6 (2.06%) Perl
15 4 (1.37%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.03%) PowerHouse
16 3 (1.03%) Scala
17 2 (0.69%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (24.05%) ISTQB
2 66 (22.68%) ISEB
3 49 (16.84%) Degree
4 6 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.34%) HND
5 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (47.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (10.65%) Oracle
2 29 (9.97%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.25%) JBoss
4 8 (2.75%) HP
5 5 (1.72%) Epiphany
5 5 (1.72%) Red Gate
5 5 (1.72%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.03%) IBM
6 3 (1.03%) SAP
7 2 (0.69%) Lumesse
7 2 (0.69%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (0.34%) Nimsoft
8 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
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