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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 37 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.51% 0.99% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.75% 8.82% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £70,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £63,750
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
61 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.99% 11.22% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 59
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) QA
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) Python
4 7 (46.67%) Ruby
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (33.33%) F#
7 4 (26.67%) WATIR
7 4 (26.67%) Sahi
7 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
7 4 (26.67%) Jasmine
7 4 (26.67%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) JUnit
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) JIRA
8 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 2 (13.33%) C++
9 2 (13.33%) .NET

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) WATIR
1 4 (26.67%) Sahi
1 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
1 4 (26.67%) Jasmine
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) TestNG
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior QA Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Bug Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) F#
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft