The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 84 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.29% 1.36% 1.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.71% 7.26% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 124 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.11% 18.76% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 96 105 118
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Selenium
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Dorset

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Dorset

Selenium
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wareham - 1 £40,000 -
Selenium
South West

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Blog
2 4 (50.00%) WATIR
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (50.00%) GitHub
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 2 (25.00%) FTP
4 2 (25.00%) Maven

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) WATIR
1 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) TestLink
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Blog
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA