The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 41 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 5 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.51% 0.68% 3.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 5.26% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 11
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
Selenium
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
40 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.08% 12.93% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 37 46
Average salary £40,000 £40,075 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.18% -10.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £30,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Selenium
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Peterborough

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) QA
1 6 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA