The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 70 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +24
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 1 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.15% 5.04% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 42.22% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 2
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Selenium
Northamptonshire

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

Development Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
91 45 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.91% 11.94% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 88 43 55
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £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 Northampton

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Selenium
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Northampton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (50.00%) Sahi
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) WATIR
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) F#
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) FitNesse

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) WATIR
1 2 (50.00%) Sahi
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA