The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Selenium
Rank 79 86 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 15 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.54% 1.36% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.38% 7.69% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 10
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £41,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
179 221 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.43% 17.68% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 141 176 136
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Essex

Selenium
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 4 £30,000 -
Brentwood +10 2 £57,500 +32.18%
Chelmsford +4 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Loughton - 1 £37,500 -
Basildon - 1 £32,500 -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) QA
3 15 (53.57%) Java
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 12 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 12 (42.86%) Automation Testing
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 10 (35.71%) JIRA
8 9 (32.14%) Manual Testing
8 9 (32.14%) Cucumber
9 8 (28.57%) JMeter
9 8 (28.57%) TDD
10 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 7 (25.00%) Scrum
10 7 (25.00%) HP UFT
10 7 (25.00%) SoapUI
10 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
11 6 (21.43%) C#
11 6 (21.43%) JUnit
11 6 (21.43%) SOAP
12 5 (17.86%) Oracle
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
12 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
12 5 (17.86%) HP
12 5 (17.86%) ISEB
12 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
12 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
12 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
12 5 (17.86%) BDD

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 9 (32.14%) Cucumber
3 8 (28.57%) JMeter
4 7 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 7 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 6 (21.43%) JUnit
6 4 (14.29%) Ant
6 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 4 (14.29%) Maven
6 4 (14.29%) NUnit
7 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
7 3 (10.71%) JIRA Agile
7 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
8 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (7.14%) Cactus
8 2 (7.14%) DbUnit
8 2 (7.14%) Gerrit
8 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
8 2 (7.14%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Tester
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) QA Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Automation Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) SOAP
3 4 (14.29%) Java EE
3 4 (14.29%) Swing
4 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 2 (7.14%) CSS3
4 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
4 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.14%) Online Games
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 12 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Manual Testing
4 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Use Case
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) OOP
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) Groovy
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Scala
5 2 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) HP
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft