The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 104 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 19 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.07% 0.96% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.20% 10.13% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 23
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
264 158 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.84% 9.48% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 231 133 157
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) JIRA
3 20 (54.05%) HTML
3 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 19 (51.35%) SOA
5 18 (48.65%) Java
5 18 (48.65%) XML
5 18 (48.65%) OOP
5 18 (48.65%) MVC
6 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
6 17 (45.95%) Ant
6 17 (45.95%) JUnit
6 17 (45.95%) WebLogic
6 17 (45.95%) CSS
6 17 (45.95%) JBoss
6 17 (45.95%) JSON
6 17 (45.95%) WebSphere
6 17 (45.95%) jQuery
6 17 (45.95%) HTML5
6 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
6 17 (45.95%) CSS3
6 17 (45.95%) PhoneGap
6 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
6 17 (45.95%) Mobile Development
7 14 (37.84%) QA
8 13 (35.14%) Open Source
9 11 (29.73%) Python
9 11 (29.73%) PHP
9 11 (29.73%) Ruby
9 11 (29.73%) Web Development

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 17 (45.95%) WebLogic
1 17 (45.95%) JBoss
1 17 (45.95%) WebSphere
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (16.22%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (56.76%) JIRA
2 17 (45.95%) Ant
2 17 (45.95%) JUnit
2 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
3 10 (27.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (16.22%) FitNesse
4 6 (16.22%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
5 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.41%) SilkPerformer
6 2 (5.41%) JMeter
7 1 (2.70%) NUnit
7 1 (2.70%) TestNG
7 1 (2.70%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.70%) Mockito
7 1 (2.70%) Mocha
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
1 16 (43.24%) Java Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Software Engineer
3 11 (29.73%) Tester
3 11 (29.73%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) QA Tester
5 7 (18.92%) Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) QA Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Web Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) XML
3 17 (45.95%) JSON
3 17 (45.95%) jQuery
3 17 (45.95%) HTML5
3 17 (45.95%) CSS3
3 17 (45.95%) PhoneGap
3 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
3 17 (45.95%) CSS
4 6 (16.22%) Apache Camel
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
6 1 (2.70%) XSD
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Open Source
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) SOA
3 18 (48.65%) OOP
3 18 (48.65%) MVC
4 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
4 17 (45.95%) Mobile Development
5 11 (29.73%) Web Development
6 10 (27.03%) Test Scripting
7 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 6 (16.22%) UML
9 5 (13.51%) Web Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Manual Testing
10 4 (10.81%) System Testing
11 3 (8.11%) User Stories
11 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Load Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 11 (29.73%) Python
3 11 (29.73%) Ruby
3 11 (29.73%) PHP
4 4 (10.81%) C
5 2 (5.41%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) ISTQB
2 9 (24.32%) ISEB
3 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
1 6 (16.22%) Talend
2 2 (5.41%) Telerik
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