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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 87 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 11 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.88% 0.85% 0.095%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.98% 7.10% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
221 155 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.60% 12.01% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 174 121 143
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 4 £45,000 +22.44%
Brentwood -8 3 - -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) C#
3 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (50.00%) QA
3 16 (50.00%) SDLC
4 15 (46.88%) Waterfall
4 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 15 (46.88%) HTML
4 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
4 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 14 (43.75%) .NET
5 14 (43.75%) Degree
6 13 (40.63%) DSDM
6 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
6 13 (40.63%) SpecFlow
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
6 13 (40.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (40.63%) PowerShell
6 13 (40.63%) Sitecore
6 13 (40.63%) HTML5
6 13 (40.63%) Moq
6 13 (40.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
7 12 (37.50%) MVC
8 11 (34.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
9 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
1 13 (40.63%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (34.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Moq
1 13 (40.63%) SpecFlow
1 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
1 13 (40.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (28.13%) HP UFT
3 7 (21.88%) XMLSpy
3 7 (21.88%) SoapUI
4 5 (15.63%) JIRA
4 5 (15.63%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.13%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Developer
2 10 (31.25%) QA Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) QA Test Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Tester
5 4 (12.50%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
6 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 3 (9.38%) QA Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Web Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) HTML
2 14 (43.75%) .NET
3 13 (40.63%) HTML5
4 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.88%) SOAP
6 6 (18.75%) Middleware
7 5 (15.63%) Web Services
8 3 (9.38%) Ajax
8 3 (9.38%) CSS
8 3 (9.38%) jQuery
9 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) SDLC
3 15 (46.88%) Waterfall
4 13 (40.63%) DSDM
5 12 (37.50%) MVC
5 12 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
8 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) TDD
9 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
9 3 (9.38%) Change Control
9 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
9 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) PowerShell
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (9.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) HP