The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 68 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 36 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.52% 2.11% 2.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.01% 7.17% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 10
Average salary £44,000 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.72% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Selenium
East Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
327 293 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.93% 29.48% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 280 251 105
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Selenium
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Brighton

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Brighton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 55 (85.94%) Java
2 51 (79.69%) WebDriver
3 43 (67.19%) QuickTest Pro
4 41 (64.06%) SQL
5 40 (62.50%) C#
6 38 (59.38%) TestNG
6 38 (59.38%) Test Automation
7 36 (56.25%) ISEB
8 33 (51.56%) Eclipse
9 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (48.44%) TDD
9 31 (48.44%) IntelliJ
10 29 (45.31%) Test Scripting
11 25 (39.06%) BDD
12 23 (35.94%) Cucumber
12 23 (35.94%) Automated Testing
13 22 (34.38%) HTML
14 20 (31.25%) Finance
15 19 (29.69%) SpecFlow
15 19 (29.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
16 18 (28.13%) ISTQB
17 16 (25.00%) Test Management
18 15 (23.44%) Firebug
18 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
18 15 (23.44%) XML
19 14 (21.88%) Web Services
20 13 (20.31%) Maven
20 13 (20.31%) Subversion
21 10 (15.63%) SQL Server

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (4.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 51 (79.69%) WebDriver
2 43 (67.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 38 (59.38%) TestNG
4 33 (51.56%) Eclipse
5 31 (48.44%) IntelliJ
6 23 (35.94%) Cucumber
7 19 (29.69%) SpecFlow
8 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
9 15 (23.44%) Firebug
10 13 (20.31%) Subversion
10 13 (20.31%) Maven
11 10 (15.63%) JUnit
12 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (6.25%) NUnit
13 4 (6.25%) LoadRunner
14 2 (3.13%) JMeter
14 2 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
15 1 (1.56%) Xcode
15 1 (1.56%) JIRA
15 1 (1.56%) WATIR
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Analyst
1 33 (51.56%) Test Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Automation Test Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Automation Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Tester
5 8 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 7 (10.94%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Test Leader
6 7 (10.94%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Programmer
9 2 (3.13%) Quality Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) HTML
2 15 (23.44%) XML
3 14 (21.88%) Web Services
4 7 (10.94%) Spring
4 7 (10.94%) CSS
5 6 (9.38%) SOAP
6 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
6 5 (7.81%) jQuery
6 5 (7.81%) JPA
6 5 (7.81%) RESTful
7 4 (6.25%) HTML5
8 3 (4.69%) Ajax
8 3 (4.69%) NHibernate
9 2 (3.13%) .NET
9 2 (3.13%) REST
9 2 (3.13%) CSS3
9 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Social Media
4 2 (3.13%) Open Source
4 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Android
2 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Test Automation
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (48.44%) TDD
3 29 (45.31%) Test Scripting
4 25 (39.06%) BDD
5 23 (35.94%) Automated Testing
6 16 (25.00%) Test Management
7 15 (23.44%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.81%) Software Architecture
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.81%) Manual Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.69%) Agile Testing
9 3 (4.69%) RDF
9 3 (4.69%) MVC
10 2 (3.13%) Scrum
10 2 (3.13%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (85.94%) Java
2 41 (64.06%) SQL
3 40 (62.50%) C#
4 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) VBScript
4 6 (9.38%) VB
4 6 (9.38%) XPath
5 2 (3.13%) COBOL
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (56.25%) ISEB
2 19 (29.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (28.13%) ISTQB
4 9 (14.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) HP