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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 69 81 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -34
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 20 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.38% 2.27% 4.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.60% 9.62% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 35
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
263 291 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.24% 23.56% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 214 250 150
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Brighton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (80.00%) Java
2 42 (76.36%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (65.45%) WebDriver
4 29 (52.73%) HP UFT
5 26 (47.27%) C#
6 24 (43.64%) SQL
7 23 (41.82%) Automated Testing
8 22 (40.00%) ISEB
8 22 (40.00%) Test Automation
9 21 (38.18%) Eclipse
9 21 (38.18%) ISTQB
10 20 (36.36%) Finance
10 20 (36.36%) TestNG
11 19 (34.55%) IntelliJ
12 18 (32.73%) Test Scripting
12 18 (32.73%) QA
12 18 (32.73%) Waterfall
13 17 (30.91%) HTML
14 16 (29.09%) Jenkins
15 15 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 15 (27.27%) Firebug
15 15 (27.27%) Maven
15 15 (27.27%) Test Management
15 15 (27.27%) XML
16 14 (25.45%) TDD
17 13 (23.64%) Subversion
18 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
19 11 (20.00%) Cucumber
20 10 (18.18%) BDD
21 9 (16.36%) Manual Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (3.64%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) DB2
2 2 (3.64%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (65.45%) WebDriver
2 29 (52.73%) HP UFT
3 21 (38.18%) Eclipse
4 20 (36.36%) TestNG
5 19 (34.55%) IntelliJ
6 16 (29.09%) Jenkins
7 15 (27.27%) Maven
7 15 (27.27%) Firebug
8 13 (23.64%) Subversion
9 11 (20.00%) Cucumber
10 7 (12.73%) SpecFlow
11 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (9.09%) JIRA
13 3 (5.45%) JUnit
13 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
14 2 (3.64%) JMeter
14 2 (3.64%) NUnit
14 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
14 2 (3.64%) Selenium IDE
15 1 (1.82%) jMock
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Analyst
1 17 (30.91%) Test Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Tester
3 13 (23.64%) Automation Tester
4 11 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (16.36%) Test Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Test Leader
7 6 (10.91%) Selenium Tester
8 5 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 4 (7.27%) QA Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) QA Tester
11 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
11 2 (3.64%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (3.64%) UI Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) HTML
2 15 (27.27%) XML
3 9 (16.36%) Web Services
4 4 (7.27%) jQuery
4 4 (7.27%) HTML5
5 3 (5.45%) REST
5 3 (5.45%) Spring
6 2 (3.64%) Ajax
6 2 (3.64%) NHibernate
6 2 (3.64%) .NET
6 2 (3.64%) CSS
6 2 (3.64%) SOAP
6 2 (3.64%) CSS3
6 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.82%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.82%) J2EE
7 1 (1.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Social Media
2 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) Automated Testing
3 22 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 18 (32.73%) Test Scripting
4 18 (32.73%) Waterfall
5 15 (27.27%) Test Management
6 14 (25.45%) TDD
7 10 (18.18%) BDD
8 9 (16.36%) Manual Testing
9 8 (14.55%) Automation Testing
10 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Scrum
12 3 (5.45%) RDF
12 3 (5.45%) Compatibility Testing
12 3 (5.45%) SDLC
12 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.64%) Open Source
13 2 (3.64%) System Integration Testing
13 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) Java
2 26 (47.27%) C#
3 24 (43.64%) SQL
4 6 (10.91%) VBScript
4 6 (10.91%) VB
4 6 (10.91%) XPath
5 2 (3.64%) COBOL
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) ISEB
2 21 (38.18%) ISTQB
3 15 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) Atlassian