The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 58 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.65% 0.81% 4.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.48% 4.08% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 21
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
67 98 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.41% 19.84% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 67
Average salary £37,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,204 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Lancashire

Selenium
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Preston +4 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (60.00%) .NET
1 9 (60.00%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) ISEB
5 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Firebug
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (20.00%) Firebug
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) Hudson
3 2 (13.33%) eggPlant
3 2 (13.33%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 3 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Use Case
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle