The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 80 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% 0.089% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% 0.53% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 - £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
154 190 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.91% 16.90% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 129 169 225
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Selenium
East of England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Chelmsford - 4 £32,500 -
Brentwood +10 3 - - 2
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (55.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) ISEB
3 9 (45.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
4 8 (40.00%) Android
4 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) VBScript
7 5 (25.00%) VB
7 5 (25.00%) VBA
7 5 (25.00%) JIRA
7 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (25.00%) System Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) HP
9 3 (15.00%) .NET
9 3 (15.00%) QA
9 3 (15.00%) TDD
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Web Testing

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) MSTest
3 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.00%) XMLSpy
4 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.00%) Moq
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Android
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) System Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) VBScript
3 5 (25.00%) VB
3 5 (25.00%) VBA
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago