The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 14 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 16.42% 1.22% 3.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 44.00% 16.67% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Selenium
Manchester

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

Development Applications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 37.31% 7.32% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 2
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Selenium
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Salford

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) PL/SQL
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) HND
2 14 (93.33%) Regression Testing
2 14 (93.33%) Workflow
2 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 14 (93.33%) JIRA
2 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 14 (93.33%) QA
2 14 (93.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (93.33%) Test Scripting
2 14 (93.33%) Telerik
2 14 (93.33%) Automated Testing
2 14 (93.33%) WatiN
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) BDD
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) JIRA
1 14 (93.33%) WatiN
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Tester
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium Tester
3 6 (40.00%) QA Tester
3 6 (40.00%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) XML
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Regression Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Workflow
1 14 (93.33%) Automated Testing
1 14 (93.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (6.67%) BDD
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Coaching
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) OOP
2 1 (6.67%) OO
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) PL/SQL
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Scala
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) HND
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Telerik