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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 110 110 104
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 19 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 0.95% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.33% 8.23% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 7
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,100 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
300 243 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.98% 11.49% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 267 229 163
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 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 18 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Oracle
3 19 (42.22%) Java
4 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (37.78%) SOAP
4 17 (37.78%) QA
4 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
5 16 (35.56%) Ajax
5 16 (35.56%) Retail
6 15 (33.33%) TDD
6 15 (33.33%) OO
6 15 (33.33%) JMS
7 14 (31.11%) Eclipse
7 14 (31.11%) MVC
7 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
8 13 (28.89%) Multithreading
8 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (28.89%) Spring
8 13 (28.89%) Maven
8 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
8 13 (28.89%) Spring MVC
8 13 (28.89%) FitNesse
8 13 (28.89%) JasperReports
8 13 (28.89%) Finance
8 13 (28.89%) JMX
8 13 (28.89%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (28.89%) Subversion
8 13 (28.89%) Hibernate
8 13 (28.89%) JBoss

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (28.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2005
1 13 (28.89%) JasperReports
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Eclipse
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 13 (28.89%) Maven
2 13 (28.89%) FitNesse
2 13 (28.89%) Subversion
3 9 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 9 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 9 (20.00%) NeoLoad
4 7 (15.56%) JIRA
4 7 (15.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 5 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
6 4 (8.89%) JUnit
7 3 (6.67%) NUnit
7 3 (6.67%) QUnit
7 3 (6.67%) T4 Templates
8 2 (4.44%) jMock
8 2 (4.44%) LoadUI
8 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (35.56%) Retail
2 13 (28.89%) Finance
3 12 (26.67%) Games
4 9 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Tester
2 10 (22.22%) QA Tester
2 10 (22.22%) QA Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 9 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
3 9 (20.00%) Performance Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.56%) Java Team Leader
5 6 (13.33%) Software Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
6 5 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) SOAP
2 16 (35.56%) Ajax
3 15 (33.33%) JMS
4 13 (28.89%) Spring
4 13 (28.89%) Spring MVC
4 13 (28.89%) JMX
4 13 (28.89%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (28.89%) Hibernate
5 12 (26.67%) J2EE
6 10 (22.22%) .NET
7 6 (13.33%) REST
8 5 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 3 (6.67%) HTML
9 3 (6.67%) CSS
9 3 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (6.67%) jQuery
10 2 (4.44%) Middleware
11 1 (2.22%) COM
11 1 (2.22%) Web Services
11 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
3 15 (33.33%) TDD
3 15 (33.33%) OO
4 14 (31.11%) MVC
5 13 (28.89%) Multithreading
5 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
6 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
8 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 9 (20.00%) Business Development
9 6 (13.33%) Scrum
9 6 (13.33%) BDD
10 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
12 3 (6.67%) OOD
12 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
12 3 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) C#
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) JBoss
3 9 (20.00%) HP
3 9 (20.00%) SOASTA, Inc
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Telerik
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Steria
Salary: £65,000 per annum Plus Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago