The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 86 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.16% 0.63% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.52% 4.58% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 5
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
168 153 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.14% 13.66% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 121 136 121
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Selenium
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Essex

Selenium
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Colchester +26 15 £38,500 +40.00%
Brentwood -20 1 - -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (65.71%) Test Automation
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) JMeter
4 16 (45.71%) Test Planning
5 15 (42.86%) Finance
5 15 (42.86%) Scrum
6 14 (40.00%) QA
6 14 (40.00%) Manual Testing
7 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
8 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
8 12 (34.29%) ISEB
9 11 (31.43%) SQL
10 10 (28.57%) Java
10 10 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
11 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
11 9 (25.71%) Validation
11 9 (25.71%) C#
12 6 (17.14%) VBScript
12 6 (17.14%) VB
12 6 (17.14%) VBA
12 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (14.29%) JIRA
13 5 (14.29%) Windows
14 4 (11.43%) System Testing
14 4 (11.43%) Android
14 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
14 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
15 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
15 3 (8.57%) Degree

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) JMeter
2 10 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (14.29%) JIRA
4 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.86%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.86%) Firebug
5 1 (2.86%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.86%) MSTest
5 1 (2.86%) Moq
5 1 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Analyst
2 16 (45.71%) Test Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) QA Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Tester
5 6 (17.14%) Test Specialist
5 6 (17.14%) Automation Specialist
5 6 (17.14%) Test Automation Specialist
6 5 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) QA Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Test Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Software Tester
7 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) WCF
2 1 (2.86%) jQuery
2 1 (2.86%) RESTful
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Android
3 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Test Automation
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Test Planning
4 15 (42.86%) Scrum
5 14 (40.00%) Manual Testing
6 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
7 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
8 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Validation
10 4 (11.43%) System Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
12 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (5.71%) TDD
13 1 (2.86%) RAD
13 1 (2.86%) MVC
13 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
13 1 (2.86%) Test Management
13 1 (2.86%) OWASP
13 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) VBScript
4 6 (17.14%) VB
4 6 (17.14%) VBA
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) ISEB
2 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) HP
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