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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 81 109 83
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 48 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.39% 0.67% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.68% 5.88% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 17
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
327 204 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.25% 11.45% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 296 189 131
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 £31,500 £24,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 47 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (55.13%) Java
3 32 (41.03%) QA
4 28 (35.90%) Scrum
4 28 (35.90%) .NET
4 28 (35.90%) Automation Testing
5 26 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 23 (29.49%) C#
6 23 (29.49%) Automated Testing
7 22 (28.21%) WebDriver
8 20 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (24.36%) SpecFlow
9 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
10 18 (23.08%) Finance
10 18 (23.08%) Software Testing
10 18 (23.08%) BDD
11 17 (21.79%) Web Services
11 17 (21.79%) E-Commerce
12 15 (19.23%) OO
12 15 (19.23%) SQL
12 15 (19.23%) HTML
13 14 (17.95%) .NET Framework
14 13 (16.67%) Cucumber
15 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
15 12 (15.38%) XML
15 12 (15.38%) CSS
15 12 (15.38%) OOP
16 11 (14.10%) JUnit
16 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
16 11 (14.10%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (8.97%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.69%) Apache
3 5 (6.41%) JBoss
3 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) WebDriver
2 19 (24.36%) SpecFlow
3 13 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 11 (14.10%) JUnit
5 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.97%) FogBugz
6 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.97%) JIRA
6 7 (8.97%) TeamCity
7 6 (7.69%) Appium
7 6 (7.69%) JBehave
7 6 (7.69%) Ranorex
7 6 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.69%) Subversion
7 6 (7.69%) TestNG
7 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 5 (6.41%) HP UFT
9 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.85%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.85%) NeoLoad
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Games
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Analyst
1 24 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Tester
3 14 (17.95%) Software Tester
4 12 (15.38%) Software Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Automation Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Test Leader
6 9 (11.54%) Agile Test Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Consultant
6 9 (11.54%) Test Consultant
6 9 (11.54%) Test Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Development Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) QA Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Software Development Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) QA Leader
8 6 (7.69%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) .NET
2 17 (21.79%) Web Services
3 15 (19.23%) HTML
4 14 (17.95%) .NET Framework
5 12 (15.38%) CSS
5 12 (15.38%) XML
6 10 (12.82%) jQuery
7 9 (11.54%) REST
8 8 (10.26%) Entity Framework
9 7 (8.97%) Gherkin
9 7 (8.97%) HTML5
10 6 (7.69%) Ajax
10 6 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (6.41%) J2EE
11 5 (6.41%) JSON
12 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.13%) CSS3
13 3 (3.85%) EJB
13 3 (3.85%) Play Framework
13 3 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Linux
1 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (3.85%) Unix
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.28%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.90%) Automation Testing
2 28 (35.90%) Scrum
3 26 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 23 (29.49%) Automated Testing
5 20 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (23.08%) BDD
6 18 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 17 (21.79%) E-Commerce
8 15 (19.23%) OO
9 12 (15.38%) OOP
9 12 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 11 (14.10%) Open Source
10 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
11 10 (12.82%) Defect Management
11 10 (12.82%) Workflow
12 9 (11.54%) SDLC
12 9 (11.54%) Web Development
13 8 (10.26%) OOD
13 8 (10.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) Java
2 23 (29.49%) C#
3 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.23%) SQL
5 9 (11.54%) Scala
6 8 (10.26%) Python
7 6 (7.69%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.56%) PHP
9 2 (2.56%) Ruby
9 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.41%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) ISEB
5 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (41.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Docker
1 3 (3.85%) KVM
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (3.85%) VMware
1 3 (3.85%) webMethods
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) Dynatrace
3 1 (1.28%) HP
3 1 (1.28%) New Relic
3 1 (1.28%) SAP
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