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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 83 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 13 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.20% 1.98% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.57% 8.81% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 20
Average salary £60,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
123 261 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.33% 22.50% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 110 229 140
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram 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 7 July 2015. 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 +10 3 £32,500 +51.16%
Luton -7 2 £52,500 +34.61%
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 11 (61.11%) NUnit
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 11 (61.11%) Degree
3 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) WSDL
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) XSLT
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 8 (44.44%) Subversion
4 8 (44.44%) Kanban
4 8 (44.44%) TeamCity
4 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
4 8 (44.44%) Ninject

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) NUnit
2 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (44.44%) Subversion
3 8 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.56%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Architect
1 8 (44.44%) Web Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Testing Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
1 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
2 8 (44.44%) Ninject
2 8 (44.44%) REST
2 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 8 (44.44%) NLog
2 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
2 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) XML
2 8 (44.44%) XSLT
2 8 (44.44%) WSDL
2 8 (44.44%) Ajax
2 8 (44.44%) WCF
2 8 (44.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (44.44%) Web Development
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) Kanban
4 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) System Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP