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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 62 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 12 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.75% 1.04% 3.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.91% 12.73% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 9
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
110 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.01% 8.16% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 81 54 69
Average salary £48,500 £30,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,558 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) Java
3 23 (53.49%) SOAP
4 20 (46.51%) QA
4 20 (46.51%) Cucumber
5 19 (44.19%) REST
6 18 (41.86%) Scrum
7 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
7 13 (30.23%) Waterfall
7 13 (30.23%) V-Model
7 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
7 13 (30.23%) SDLC
8 12 (27.91%) JBehave
8 12 (27.91%) Ruby
8 12 (27.91%) Finance
9 11 (25.58%) Performance Testing
9 11 (25.58%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (23.26%) Web Services
10 10 (23.26%) Oracle
11 9 (20.93%) JMeter
12 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
12 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
13 7 (16.28%) TDD
13 7 (16.28%) SQL
14 6 (13.95%) ISEB
14 6 (13.95%) WebDriver
14 6 (13.95%) SoapUI
15 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
15 5 (11.63%) Hudson
15 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (9.30%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Cucumber
2 12 (27.91%) JBehave
3 9 (20.93%) JMeter
4 6 (13.95%) SoapUI
4 6 (13.95%) WebDriver
5 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
5 5 (11.63%) HP UFT
5 5 (11.63%) Hudson
5 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
5 5 (11.63%) Maven
5 5 (11.63%) NetBeans
6 4 (9.30%) Ant
6 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (6.98%) JUnit
8 2 (4.65%) Capybara
8 2 (4.65%) NUnit
8 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.65%) TestComplete
8 2 (4.65%) TestNG
8 2 (4.65%) WATIR
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Analyst
2 34 (79.07%) Test Analyst
3 18 (41.86%) Automation Analyst
4 17 (39.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (23.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Developer
7 6 (13.95%) Software Analyst
8 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
8 5 (11.63%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (9.30%) QA Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
11 1 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Lead Test Analyst
11 1 (2.33%) Software Test Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Test Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) SOAP
2 19 (44.19%) REST
3 10 (23.26%) Web Services
4 5 (11.63%) EJB
4 5 (11.63%) EJB 3.0
4 5 (11.63%) Java EE
4 5 (11.63%) JPA
4 5 (11.63%) JSF
4 5 (11.63%) Spring
5 4 (9.30%) HTML
6 3 (6.98%) XML
7 2 (4.65%) .NET
7 2 (4.65%) Apache Flex
7 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.65%) RESTful
7 2 (4.65%) Servlets
8 1 (2.33%) jQuery
8 1 (2.33%) Kafka
8 1 (2.33%) Mojolicious
8 1 (2.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) AS400
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
1 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Scrum
3 13 (30.23%) SDLC
3 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
3 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
3 13 (30.23%) V-Model
3 13 (30.23%) Waterfall
4 11 (25.58%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (25.58%) Performance Testing
5 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
5 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
6 7 (16.28%) TDD
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) OO
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.98%) Automation Testing
9 3 (6.98%) BDD
9 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 12 (27.91%) Ruby
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Go
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (46.51%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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