The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 30 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.23% - 1.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.70% - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £36,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Selenium
Lancashire

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

Development Applications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 14.20% 22.61% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 20
Average salary £37,000 £35,521 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +18.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Selenium
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Preston

Selenium
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) eggPlant
2 3 (75.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (75.00%) eggPlant
1 3 (75.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript