The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 54 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 10 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.83% 1.97% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.66% 20.34% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 1
Average salary £37,782 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.43% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Selenium
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 59 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.50% 9.70% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 75 52 60
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Selenium
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Slough

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Slough region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Slough

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) WebDriver
3 21 (70.00%) QA
4 19 (63.33%) Java
5 17 (56.67%) Scrum
6 13 (43.33%) SQL
7 11 (36.67%) Code Coverage
8 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
9 9 (30.00%) C#
10 7 (23.33%) ISEB
10 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
10 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
11 6 (20.00%) Finance
12 5 (16.67%) .NET
12 5 (16.67%) JIRA
13 4 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
13 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
13 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
13 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
13 4 (13.33%) CRM
13 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
14 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
14 3 (10.00%) Oracle
14 3 (10.00%) Migration
14 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
14 3 (10.00%) Web Development
14 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
14 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) WebDriver
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (13.33%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.67%) Capybara
5 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) NUnit
6 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) QA Leader
2 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Tester
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) QA Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Scrum
3 11 (36.67%) Code Coverage
4 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 7 (23.33%) Manual Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) OO
8 2 (6.67%) E-business
9 1 (3.33%) MVC
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle