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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 59 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 39 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.85% 3.26% 3.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.39% 15.06% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 25
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £43,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
271 166 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 26.78% 21.61% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 236 145 227
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Brighton

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 56 (83.58%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (82.09%) SQL
3 34 (50.75%) WebDriver
4 33 (49.25%) ISEB
4 33 (49.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 29 (43.28%) Automated Testing
5 29 (43.28%) QA
6 28 (41.79%) Finance
7 25 (37.31%) JIRA
8 24 (35.82%) Cucumber
9 22 (32.84%) Web Services
10 20 (29.85%) HP
10 20 (29.85%) Ruby
10 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
11 19 (28.36%) Test Management
12 17 (25.37%) ISTQB
13 15 (22.39%) Software Testing
13 15 (22.39%) Scrum
13 15 (22.39%) XML
14 14 (20.90%) VBScript
14 14 (20.90%) VB
14 14 (20.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 13 (19.40%) Windows
16 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
16 12 (17.91%) Test Scripting
16 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (17.91%) HP Quality Center
16 12 (17.91%) Test Planning
16 12 (17.91%) BDD
17 11 (16.42%) Jenkins

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (11.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (50.75%) WebDriver
2 33 (49.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 25 (37.31%) JIRA
4 24 (35.82%) Cucumber
5 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
6 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (16.42%) Jenkins
7 11 (16.42%) Selenium IDE
8 7 (10.45%) NUnit
9 4 (5.97%) TestNG
10 2 (2.99%) RSpec
10 2 (2.99%) LoadRunner
11 1 (1.49%) Xcode
11 1 (1.49%) JUnit
11 1 (1.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Analyst
2 35 (52.24%) Test Analyst
3 22 (32.84%) Tester
4 19 (28.36%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (26.87%) Senior Test Analyst
6 14 (20.90%) QA Tester
7 13 (19.40%) Web Tester
8 8 (11.94%) Automation Analyst
8 8 (11.94%) Automation Test Analyst
8 8 (11.94%) QA Engineer
9 7 (10.45%) QA Analyst
9 7 (10.45%) Automation Tester
10 6 (8.96%) Lead Test Analyst
10 6 (8.96%) Senior Tester
11 5 (7.46%) Test Engineer
11 5 (7.46%) Senior Automation Tester
11 5 (7.46%) Test Leader
12 3 (4.48%) Quality Analyst
13 2 (2.99%) Developer
13 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.84%) Web Services
2 15 (22.39%) XML
3 10 (14.93%) XSD
3 10 (14.93%) WSDL
3 10 (14.93%) SOAP
4 7 (10.45%) HTML
4 7 (10.45%) .NET
4 7 (10.45%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.99%) jQuery
5 2 (2.99%) CSS
5 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) User Experience
2 2 (2.99%) Social Media
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (83.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Automated Testing
3 19 (28.36%) Test Management
4 15 (22.39%) Software Testing
4 15 (22.39%) Scrum
5 12 (17.91%) Test Scripting
5 12 (17.91%) BDD
5 12 (17.91%) Test Planning
6 11 (16.42%) Automation Testing
7 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.94%) Manual Testing
9 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.46%) Test Strategy
9 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.97%) Regression Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Migration
11 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (2.99%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (82.09%) SQL
2 20 (29.85%) Ruby
3 14 (20.90%) VBScript
3 14 (20.90%) VB
4 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.45%) C#
6 5 (7.46%) Java
7 2 (2.99%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) ISEB
2 17 (25.37%) ISTQB
3 14 (20.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (14.93%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (43.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) HP
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft