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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 55 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.70% 0.61% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.92% 4.35% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -16.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
65 69 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.03% 14.08% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 60 125
Average salary £32,500 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
4 7 (46.67%) QA
4 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
4 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (33.33%) User Stories
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) JUnit
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) HTTP
7 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) REST
8 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (20.00%) JIRA
8 3 (20.00%) Java EE
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (20.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (26.67%) JUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (20.00%) JMeter
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) JBehave
5 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) Mocha
5 1 (6.67%) PhantomJS
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) SOAP
2 4 (26.67%) REST
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (46.67%) Test Scripting
3 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) User Stories
5 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) BDD
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) OOP
9 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) TOWER Software