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 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 52 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.89% 0.34% 3.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.50% 1.35% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
80 74 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 25.16% 25.26% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 71 73 55
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Bedford

Selenium
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Wiki
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Client/Server

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Coordinator
1 3 (42.86%) Coordinator
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA