The first table below looks at the demand for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 113 127 86
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -41
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 34 14 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.36% 0.66% 2.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.34% 3.66% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 54
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £28,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
364 382 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.61% 18.04% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 316 310 388
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Watford -12 16 £48,750 +59.83% 2
Stevenage +2 4 £52,000 +4.00%
St Albans - 1 £32,500 - 1
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 47 (60.26%) SQL
2 45 (57.69%) Test Scripting
3 44 (56.41%) Java
4 42 (53.85%) Software Testing
5 36 (46.15%) QA
6 31 (39.74%) Automation Testing
7 29 (37.18%) Degree
8 26 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 24 (30.77%) ISTQB
9 24 (30.77%) Cucumber
10 23 (29.49%) OO
11 22 (28.21%) Web Services
11 22 (28.21%) C#
11 22 (28.21%) TDD
12 21 (26.92%) Banking
12 21 (26.92%) UNIX
12 21 (26.92%) Finance
13 19 (24.36%) Scrum
13 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
13 19 (24.36%) Ruby
14 18 (23.08%) Automated Testing
14 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
15 17 (21.79%) .NET
16 16 (20.51%) MVC
16 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
17 15 (19.23%) BDD
18 12 (15.38%) NUnit
18 12 (15.38%) HTML
18 12 (15.38%) CSS

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (11.54%) MySQL
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 24 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 12 (15.38%) NUnit
4 9 (11.54%) RSpec
4 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 8 (10.26%) JBehave
5 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.26%) JUnit
6 6 (7.69%) Subversion
6 6 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (7.69%) Moq
6 6 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 5 (6.41%) Calabash
7 5 (6.41%) WebDriver
7 5 (6.41%) JIRA
7 5 (6.41%) WATIR
8 4 (5.13%) Maven
8 4 (5.13%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.56%) Hudson
9 2 (2.56%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
1 21 (26.92%) Banking
2 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
2 2 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Analyst
3 14 (17.95%) Test Analyst
3 14 (17.95%) Senior Test Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Tester
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Web Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Web Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.41%) Graduate
9 4 (5.13%) Test Automation Specialist
9 4 (5.13%) QA Leader
9 4 (5.13%) Test Specialist
9 4 (5.13%) Automation Specialist
10 3 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) Web Services
2 17 (21.79%) .NET
3 12 (15.38%) CSS
3 12 (15.38%) HTML
3 12 (15.38%) HTML5
4 11 (14.10%) Gherkin
5 9 (11.54%) Ajax
6 8 (10.26%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (8.97%) WCF
8 6 (7.69%) SOAP
9 5 (6.41%) J2EE
9 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.41%) XML
9 5 (6.41%) RESTful
9 5 (6.41%) WF
9 5 (6.41%) CakePHP
10 4 (5.13%) jQuery
10 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.13%) Spring MVC
10 4 (5.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Mathematics
1 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.97%) Open Source
2 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.69%) EFT
4 5 (6.41%) Statistics
5 3 (3.85%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.28%) Equities
6 1 (1.28%) Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) UNIX
2 6 (7.69%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) Test Scripting
2 42 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 31 (39.74%) Automation Testing
4 23 (29.49%) OO
5 22 (28.21%) TDD
6 19 (24.36%) Scrum
7 18 (23.08%) Automated Testing
7 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (20.51%) MVC
9 15 (19.23%) BDD
10 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
11 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
12 9 (11.54%) UML
13 5 (6.41%) Workflow
13 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.41%) Performance Testing
13 5 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (5.13%) Web Testing
14 4 (5.13%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (60.26%) SQL
2 44 (56.41%) Java
3 22 (28.21%) C#
4 19 (24.36%) Ruby
5 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 11 (14.10%) Python
7 9 (11.54%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) C++
9 1 (1.28%) PowerHouse
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Degree
2 24 (30.77%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.41%) PhD
4 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) Google
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.56%) SOASTA, Inc
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago