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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 64 63 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 42 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.25% 2.36% 2.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.95% 8.05% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 6
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +44.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £32,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
301 236 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.43% 29.28% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 257 179 94
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 54 (85.71%) Java
2 52 (82.54%) WebDriver
3 44 (69.84%) SQL
4 43 (68.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 38 (60.32%) C#
5 38 (60.32%) Test Automation
5 38 (60.32%) TestNG
6 37 (58.73%) ISEB
7 32 (50.79%) Eclipse
8 31 (49.21%) IntelliJ
8 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (49.21%) Test Scripting
9 28 (44.44%) TDD
10 27 (42.86%) BDD
11 25 (39.68%) Cucumber
12 21 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
12 21 (33.33%) Finance
12 21 (33.33%) HTML
13 20 (31.75%) Jenkins
14 19 (30.16%) SpecFlow
14 19 (30.16%) ISTQB
15 16 (25.40%) Test Management
16 15 (23.81%) Firebug
17 14 (22.22%) Waterfall
17 14 (22.22%) XML
18 13 (20.63%) Web Services
18 13 (20.63%) Maven
18 13 (20.63%) Subversion
19 10 (15.87%) SQL Server

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 52 (82.54%) WebDriver
2 43 (68.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 38 (60.32%) TestNG
4 32 (50.79%) Eclipse
5 31 (49.21%) IntelliJ
6 25 (39.68%) Cucumber
7 20 (31.75%) Jenkins
8 19 (30.16%) SpecFlow
9 15 (23.81%) Firebug
10 13 (20.63%) Subversion
10 13 (20.63%) Maven
11 9 (14.29%) JUnit
12 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (6.35%) JIRA
14 3 (4.76%) LoadRunner
15 2 (3.17%) Xcode
15 2 (3.17%) NUnit
15 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
15 2 (3.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 1 (1.59%) Selenium IDE
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Analyst
1 34 (53.97%) Test Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Automation Test Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Automation Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Tester
4 8 (12.70%) Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Automation Tester
5 7 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Lead Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) QA Leader
9 2 (3.17%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) UI Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Web Tester
10 1 (1.59%) Web Tester
10 1 (1.59%) Quality Engineer
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (22.22%) XML
3 13 (20.63%) Web Services
4 7 (11.11%) Spring
4 7 (11.11%) CSS
5 6 (9.52%) SOAP
6 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
6 5 (7.94%) JPA
6 5 (7.94%) RESTful
7 3 (4.76%) HTML5
7 3 (4.76%) jQuery
8 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.17%) REST
8 2 (3.17%) CSS3
8 2 (3.17%) .NET
9 1 (1.59%) Ajax
9 1 (1.59%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.59%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 3 (4.76%) Social Media
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Open Source
6 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Test Automation
2 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (49.21%) Test Scripting
3 28 (44.44%) TDD
4 27 (42.86%) BDD
5 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 16 (25.40%) Test Management
7 14 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.94%) Software Architecture
10 4 (6.35%) Automation Testing
11 3 (4.76%) Agile Testing
11 3 (4.76%) Manual Testing
11 3 (4.76%) RDF
12 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.17%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.17%) Scrum
12 2 (3.17%) Online Marketing
13 1 (1.59%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) Java
2 44 (69.84%) SQL
3 38 (60.32%) C#
4 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) VBScript
5 6 (9.52%) VB
5 6 (9.52%) XPath
6 3 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) Python
7 1 (1.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 37 (58.73%) ISEB
2 21 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 19 (30.16%) ISTQB
4 9 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) HP
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