The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 46 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.13% 1.09% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% 3.33% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £32,500 £21,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Selenium
Bedfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 90 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 16.92% 32.61% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 80 70
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Selenium
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Bedford

Selenium
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (40.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Testing Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA