The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 61 64 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 5 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.84% 1.37% 3.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.49% 5.00% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 15
Average salary £40,500 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.56% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £20,300 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,650 £40,000 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
91 160 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.22% 27.35% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 80 149 71
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
South Wales

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Selenium
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Cardiff

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (64.00%) SoapUI
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
4 13 (52.00%) Groovy
4 13 (52.00%) Java
4 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
4 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (48.00%) WebDriver
5 12 (48.00%) BDD
5 12 (48.00%) Web Services
6 11 (44.00%) JBehave
7 10 (40.00%) Android
7 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
8 9 (36.00%) SQL
8 9 (36.00%) Maven
9 8 (32.00%) JUnit
9 8 (32.00%) XML
10 7 (28.00%) SOA
10 7 (28.00%) SOAP
10 7 (28.00%) Oracle
10 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
10 7 (28.00%) XQuery
10 7 (28.00%) Scrum
10 7 (28.00%) TDD
10 7 (28.00%) XPath
10 7 (28.00%) JIRA
10 7 (28.00%) QA
10 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (28.00%) HP Quality Center

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (16.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) SoapUI
2 13 (52.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (48.00%) WebDriver
4 11 (44.00%) JBehave
5 9 (36.00%) Maven
6 8 (32.00%) JUnit
7 7 (28.00%) JIRA
7 7 (28.00%) Hudson
8 4 (16.00%) CruiseControl
8 4 (16.00%) Ant
8 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (12.00%) eggPlant
10 2 (8.00%) Subversion
10 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
10 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
10 2 (8.00%) Gerrit
11 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
1 16 (64.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Web Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) QA Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 7 (28.00%) SOAP
4 5 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (12.00%) JSON
6 2 (8.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE
7 1 (4.00%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Android
2 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (48.00%) BDD
5 7 (28.00%) SOA
5 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) Automation Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Code Coverage
10 2 (8.00%) QMS
10 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Test Management
10 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Groovy
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) XQuery
3 7 (28.00%) XPath
4 4 (16.00%) Python
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) HP