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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 72 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.84% 0.90% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.72% 3.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £25,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
127 152 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.81% 22.79% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 115 146 58
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Blog
1 4 (66.67%) WATIR
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 4 (66.67%) Gherkin
1 4 (66.67%) GitHub
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) TestLink
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Maven

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (33.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) WATIR
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) TestLink
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) QA Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blog
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA