The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 59 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.17% 1.15% 1.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.19% 12.00% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 8
Average salary £38,250 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,250 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Selenium
Surrey

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

Development Applications Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
157 50 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.30% 9.56% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 147 49 116
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Selenium
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Guildford

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 36 (78.26%) QA
2 34 (73.91%) XML
3 30 (65.22%) SQL
3 30 (65.22%) .NET
4 29 (63.04%) C#
4 29 (63.04%) Automated Testing
5 27 (58.70%) Degree
6 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
7 23 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 23 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (30.43%) Finance
10 14 (30.43%) ISEB
10 14 (30.43%) QuickTest Pro
10 14 (30.43%) Test Management
11 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
12 12 (26.09%) Web Services
12 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 12 (26.09%) HP
12 12 (26.09%) Software Testing
12 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
12 12 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (23.91%) Test Planning
13 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
14 10 (21.74%) SOAP
14 10 (21.74%) XSD
14 10 (21.74%) WSDL
14 10 (21.74%) FitNesse
14 10 (21.74%) SpecFlow

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (30.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (21.74%) Cucumber
3 10 (21.74%) FitNesse
3 10 (21.74%) SpecFlow
4 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.70%) NUnit
6 3 (6.52%) JUnit
6 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.35%) JIRA
7 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.35%) Ant
7 2 (4.35%) Toad
7 2 (4.35%) JMeter
8 1 (2.17%) Maven
8 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.17%) TestComplete
8 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.17%) Liquibase
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Software Engineer
1 21 (45.65%) Test Engineer
2 20 (43.48%) Software Test Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 11 (23.91%) Test Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) QA Test Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) QA Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Tester
6 7 (15.22%) Junior
6 7 (15.22%) QA Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Graduate
7 6 (13.04%) Junior Software Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Junior Test Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.52%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (6.52%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) XML
2 30 (65.22%) .NET
3 12 (26.09%) Web Services
3 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
4 10 (21.74%) SOAP
4 10 (21.74%) XSD
4 10 (21.74%) WSDL
5 3 (6.52%) J2EE
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 3 (6.52%) HTML
5 3 (6.52%) Ajax
5 3 (6.52%) WCF
5 3 (6.52%) WPF
5 3 (6.52%) jQuery
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (2.17%) JDBC
6 1 (2.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 23 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.70%) Life Science
3 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.35%) Chemistry
4 2 (4.35%) Biology
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.35%) UNIX
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Automated Testing
2 25 (54.35%) Software Engineering
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Test Management
5 12 (26.09%) Software Testing
6 11 (23.91%) Manual Testing
6 11 (23.91%) Test Planning
7 7 (15.22%) Web Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.70%) MVC
10 3 (6.52%) Web Development
10 3 (6.52%) TDD
11 2 (4.35%) Load Testing
11 2 (4.35%) V-Model
11 2 (4.35%) Scrum
11 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
12 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
12 1 (2.17%) User Stories
12 1 (2.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) SQL
2 29 (63.04%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) Degree
2 14 (30.43%) ISEB
3 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (78.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 12 (26.09%) HP
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) BT