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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 16 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.59% 4.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 26.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
14 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 19.18% 16.10% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 35
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Workflow
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) QA
1 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
1 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
1 7 (87.50%) QA Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Telerik
2 5 (62.50%) HND
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) OWASP
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (25.00%) API Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Appium

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (12.50%) Appium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Tester
2 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) QA Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) QA Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) QA Test Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) QA Test Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) QA Tester
2 7 (87.50%) Test Engineer
3 6 (75.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (75.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 6 (75.00%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Web Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Web Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Web Tester
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Defect Management
1 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
1 7 (87.50%) QA Automation
1 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
1 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) API Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) OWASP
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Telerik