The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 65 66 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% 0.36% 3.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 1.67% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 18
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Selenium
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 120 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.68% 21.39% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58 101 76
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 18 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
Preston - 2 £37,500 -
Selenium
North West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (83.33%) SoapUI
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (50.00%) eggPlant
3 3 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Hudson
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Firebug
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (50.00%) eggPlant
2 3 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Hudson
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Firebug
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle