The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 105 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 1.08% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.40% 8.49% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 12
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
250 259 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.66% 12.75% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 226 241 191
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
West Midlands

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Selenium
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Birmingham

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (58.97%) Oracle
2 17 (43.59%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) SOAP
2 17 (43.59%) Retail
3 15 (38.46%) TDD
3 15 (38.46%) JMS
3 15 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
5 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 13 (33.33%) OO
5 13 (33.33%) JBoss
5 13 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 13 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 13 (33.33%) J2EE
5 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 13 (33.33%) JMX
5 13 (33.33%) MVC
5 13 (33.33%) Games
5 13 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 13 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (33.33%) Subversion
5 13 (33.33%) Spring
5 13 (33.33%) Maven
5 13 (33.33%) JasperReports
5 13 (33.33%) Ajax
5 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 13 (33.33%) Spring MVC

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 13 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (33.33%) JasperReports
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 13 (33.33%) Subversion
1 13 (33.33%) Maven
1 13 (33.33%) FitNesse
1 13 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 10 (25.64%) LoadRunner
3 10 (25.64%) NeoLoad
4 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
5 3 (7.69%) JUnit
6 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (5.13%) JMeter
6 2 (5.13%) jMock
6 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.13%) JIRA
6 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.13%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
General
1 17 (43.59%) Retail
2 13 (33.33%) Games
3 10 (25.64%) Back Office
3 10 (25.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Test Manager
1 10 (25.64%) QA Engineer
1 10 (25.64%) Performance Manager
1 10 (25.64%) Performance Test Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Team Leader
2 8 (20.51%) Java Team Leader
3 7 (17.95%) Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) QA Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) SOAP
2 15 (38.46%) JMS
3 13 (33.33%) J2EE
3 13 (33.33%) JMX
3 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 13 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (33.33%) Spring
3 13 (33.33%) Ajax
3 13 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 11 (28.21%) .NET
5 2 (5.13%) Middleware
5 2 (5.13%) REST
5 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.56%) COM
6 1 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) TDD
1 15 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 13 (33.33%) OO
2 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 13 (33.33%) MVC
2 13 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 12 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Business Development
5 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.64%) Test Strategy
6 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 9 (23.08%) Automated Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) Automation Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Web Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) User Stories
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) ISEB
2 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) JBoss
3 10 (25.64%) HP
3 10 (25.64%) SOASTA, Inc
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Telerik
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