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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 47 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.59% 2.17% 5.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 11.54% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 20
Average salary £33,125 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
34 52 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.06% 18.77% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 61
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £31,360
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 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 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Calabash
5 2 (28.57%) Ranorex
5 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
5 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Android
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) JMeter
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 2 (28.57%) Calabash
2 2 (28.57%) Ranorex
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (28.57%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Web Testing
4 4 (57.14%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft