The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 64 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 5 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.76% 1.31% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.76% 8.08% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +26.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Selenium
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
74 99 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.21% 16.23% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 63 88 148
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 1 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) QA
5 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) User Stories
6 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 4 (33.33%) HTTP
6 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 3 (25.00%) JMeter
7 3 (25.00%) Advertising
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (25.00%) JUnit
7 3 (25.00%) Java EE

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) JMeter
2 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) QA Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) Java EE
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago