The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 81 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 15 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.41% 0.21% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.81% 1.16% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 9
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Selenium
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
192 172 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.06% 17.94% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 158 167 132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 8 £39,000 -
Luton +4 7 £41,500 +38.33%
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 22 (52.38%) QA
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) JMeter
3 16 (38.10%) ISEB
3 16 (38.10%) Test Scripting
3 16 (38.10%) Automation Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Apache
4 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 11 (26.19%) Tomcat
5 11 (26.19%) JBoss
5 11 (26.19%) IIS
5 11 (26.19%) Liferay
6 10 (23.81%) Degree
6 10 (23.81%) TDD
7 9 (21.43%) WebDriver
8 8 (19.05%) SaaS
8 8 (19.05%) Scrum
8 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
8 8 (19.05%) Java
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 7 (16.67%) Performance Management
9 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 6 (14.29%) BDD
10 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 6 (14.29%) Linux
11 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
11 5 (11.90%) MySQL
11 5 (11.90%) jQuery

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 14 (33.33%) Apache
2 11 (26.19%) Tomcat
2 11 (26.19%) IIS
2 11 (26.19%) JBoss
2 11 (26.19%) Liferay
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) JMeter
2 9 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) TestNG
5 2 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Performance Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Service Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Service Performance Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) QA Leader
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.14%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Test Coordinator
8 2 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Web Development Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) jQuery
2 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.14%) Ajax
3 3 (7.14%) Highcharts JS
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Wiki
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Test Scripting
2 16 (38.10%) Automation Testing
3 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 10 (23.81%) TDD
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Performance Management
7 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 5 (11.90%) Web Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Coaching
9 4 (9.52%) Manual Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
9 4 (9.52%) ITIL
10 3 (7.14%) Project Management
10 3 (7.14%) Web Development
10 3 (7.14%) Time Management
10 3 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) Perl
3 4 (9.52%) Ruby
4 3 (7.14%) Python
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) ISEB
2 10 (23.81%) Degree
3 8 (19.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (52.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Lumesse
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.38%) Nimsoft
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