The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 57 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.46% 0.88% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.71% 5.62% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Selenium
Leicestershire

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

Development Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
35 89 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.01% 15.59% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 35 79 96
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Selenium
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Leicester

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Leicester

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (20.00%) V-Model
5 1 (20.00%) Web Usability
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Drive
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) FogBugz
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Web Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Web Usability
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Google