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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 46 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.85% 1.01% 3.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% 13.04% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
42 23 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.86% 7.72% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 58
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 30 March 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 9 (81.82%) QA
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
4 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
6 4 (36.36%) F#
6 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
6 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
7 3 (27.27%) JIRA
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Sahi
7 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
7 3 (27.27%) WATIR
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) JUnit
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) C++
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) WATIR
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Sahi
1 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
1 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (9.09%) TestNG
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Tester
1 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
1 3 (27.27%) QA Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Security Testing
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Bug Management
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) Python
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 4 (36.36%) F#
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft