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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 27 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.03% - 8.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.00% - 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £37,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
20 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 13.51% 21.74% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 18
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 3 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 3 (100.00%) Facilita Forecast
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java