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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 84 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.50% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.53% 5.63% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -19.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
211 160 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.54% 12.47% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 158 110 127
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Selenium Salary Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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 -10 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Brentwood +1 2 - -
Chelmsford +6 1 £37,500 +4.16%
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (58.82%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) SOAP
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Automated Testing
2 18 (52.94%) JIRA
3 17 (50.00%) QA
3 17 (50.00%) JMeter
4 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
5 14 (41.18%) REST
6 13 (38.24%) Manual Testing
7 11 (32.35%) Test Strategy
8 9 (26.47%) HP UFT
8 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
8 9 (26.47%) SoapUI
9 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 8 (23.53%) Web Services
10 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
10 7 (20.59%) JIRA Agile
11 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
11 6 (17.65%) JUnit
11 6 (17.65%) Oracle
12 5 (14.71%) Ant
12 5 (14.71%) HP
12 5 (14.71%) JBoss
12 5 (14.71%) Swing
12 5 (14.71%) Java EE
12 5 (14.71%) Degree
12 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
12 5 (14.71%) ISTQB

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) JIRA
2 17 (50.00%) JMeter
3 9 (26.47%) HP UFT
3 9 (26.47%) SoapUI
3 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
4 7 (20.59%) JIRA Agile
5 6 (17.65%) JUnit
6 5 (14.71%) Ant
6 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
6 5 (14.71%) Maven
6 5 (14.71%) NUnit
7 4 (11.76%) Cactus
7 4 (11.76%) DbUnit
7 4 (11.76%) Rational Functional Tester
8 3 (8.82%) XMLSpy
9 2 (5.88%) TestDirector
10 1 (2.94%) ArgoUML
10 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.94%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (8.82%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Test Engineer
1 12 (35.29%) Tester
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) QA Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.82%) QA Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Software Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) QA Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) SOAP
2 14 (41.18%) REST
3 8 (23.53%) Web Services
4 5 (14.71%) Java EE
4 5 (14.71%) Swing
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.94%) JDBC
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware
6 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) AS400
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (52.94%) Automated Testing
2 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Manual Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Test Strategy
5 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 5 (14.71%) Automation Testing
8 5 (14.71%) QA Automation
8 5 (14.71%) User Stories
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Use Case
10 2 (5.88%) OO
10 2 (5.88%) Open Source
11 1 (2.94%) BDD
11 1 (2.94%) Bug Management
11 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Groovy
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
1 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
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