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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 98 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 20 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 1.16% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.92% 12.65% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 35
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 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
289 166 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.94% 9.20% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 255 139 182
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +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 17 April 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) JIRA
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) SOA
3 14 (46.67%) Open Source
4 13 (43.33%) XML
4 13 (43.33%) OOP
4 13 (43.33%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) QA
4 13 (43.33%) MVC
5 12 (40.00%) JSON
5 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 12 (40.00%) Web Development
5 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (40.00%) Ruby
5 12 (40.00%) Ant
5 12 (40.00%) JUnit
5 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 12 (40.00%) CSS
5 12 (40.00%) PHP
5 12 (40.00%) JBoss
5 12 (40.00%) Python
5 12 (40.00%) HTML5
5 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (40.00%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) CSS3
5 12 (40.00%) PhoneGap
5 12 (40.00%) Mobile Development

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (40.00%) JBoss
1 12 (40.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) JIRA
2 12 (40.00%) Ant
2 12 (40.00%) JUnit
2 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (20.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (6.67%) JMeter
6 2 (6.67%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (3.33%) Ranorex
7 1 (3.33%) TestNG
7 1 (3.33%) NUnit
7 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.33%) Mockito
7 1 (3.33%) Mocha
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
1 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Tester
4 7 (23.33%) Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Test Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) QA Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Tester
7 1 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 13 (43.33%) XML
3 12 (40.00%) JSON
3 12 (40.00%) jQuery
3 12 (40.00%) HTML5
3 12 (40.00%) CSS3
3 12 (40.00%) PhoneGap
3 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) XSD
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) SOA
3 13 (43.33%) OOP
3 13 (43.33%) MVC
4 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (40.00%) Web Development
4 12 (40.00%) Mobile Development
5 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
9 3 (10.00%) System Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Load Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.00%) User Stories
9 3 (10.00%) Automation Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (43.33%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) Python
3 12 (40.00%) Ruby
3 12 (40.00%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) C
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 9 (30.00%) ISEB
3 5 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Telerik
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