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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 63 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 7 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.05% 3.56% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.46% 16.28% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 1
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
52 86 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.82% 21.88% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 78 51
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,617 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
3 8 (42.11%) Spring
3 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) User Stories
5 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Automation Testing
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
7 4 (21.05%) PHP
7 4 (21.05%) JUnit
7 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) JIRA
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Confluence
8 3 (15.79%) Maven
8 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
8 3 (15.79%) Java EE
8 3 (15.79%) JMeter
8 3 (15.79%) Advertising
8 3 (15.79%) J2EE
9 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Mentoring

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (15.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Eclipse
2 4 (21.05%) JUnit
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) JMeter
4 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.53%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) WATIR
5 1 (5.26%) MSTest
5 1 (5.26%) Mocha
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) JBehave
5 1 (5.26%) PhantomJS
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Test Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Spring
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) Java EE
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
2 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) User Stories
4 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Automation Testing
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) TOWER Software