The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 21 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.66% - 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Selenium
West Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
12 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.63% 26.32% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Selenium
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Gatwick

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) PHP5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) PhpStorm
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Windows

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) PhpStorm
3 1 (20.00%) Appium
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Calabash
3 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) WebLOAD
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Robot
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Web Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Tcl
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat