The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 97 124 107
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 49 9 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.11% 0.45% 1.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.14% 2.94% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 47 8 44
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
373 306 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.06% 15.45% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 304 273 469
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +9 18 £55,000 +80.32% 2
St Albans - 8 £45,000 - 2
Stevenage - 2 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £60,000 - 2
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 46 (59.74%) Java
2 41 (53.25%) SQL
2 41 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (51.95%) Test Scripting
4 38 (49.35%) TDD
5 36 (46.75%) C#
5 36 (46.75%) BDD
6 33 (42.86%) QA
7 31 (40.26%) Software Testing
7 31 (40.26%) Cucumber
8 28 (36.36%) Ruby
9 27 (35.06%) JavaScript
9 27 (35.06%) Test Automation
10 26 (33.77%) Automation Testing
10 26 (33.77%) JUnit
11 25 (32.47%) NUnit
11 25 (32.47%) JBehave
12 24 (31.17%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
12 24 (31.17%) Web Services
13 23 (29.87%) OO
14 21 (27.27%) .NET
14 21 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
15 20 (25.97%) Gherkin
16 19 (24.68%) SpecFlow
16 19 (24.68%) MVC
16 19 (24.68%) Scrum
17 18 (23.38%) XML
18 17 (22.08%) HTML
18 17 (22.08%) Open Source

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) Node.js
3 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.09%) MySQL
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.30%) DB2
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 31 (40.26%) Cucumber
2 26 (33.77%) JUnit
3 25 (32.47%) NUnit
3 25 (32.47%) JBehave
4 21 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 19 (24.68%) SpecFlow
6 15 (19.48%) Jenkins
6 15 (19.48%) WebDriver
7 14 (18.18%) WATIR
7 14 (18.18%) Calabash
8 10 (12.99%) TeamCity
9 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
9 7 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (9.09%) RSpec
10 6 (7.79%) Subversion
11 4 (5.19%) JIRA
11 4 (5.19%) JMeter
11 4 (5.19%) Moq
12 3 (3.90%) Hudson
12 3 (3.90%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 19 (24.68%) Developer
3 16 (20.78%) Software Engineer
4 13 (16.88%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Test Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
6 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Senior Test Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Tester
9 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) QA Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.79%) QA Automation Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Web Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) Web Services
2 21 (27.27%) .NET
3 20 (25.97%) Gherkin
4 18 (23.38%) XML
5 17 (22.08%) HTML
6 16 (20.78%) CSS
6 16 (20.78%) HTML5
7 15 (19.48%) RESTful
8 13 (16.88%) Ajax
8 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
9 12 (15.58%) J2EE
9 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (12.99%) WCF
11 9 (11.69%) CSS3
12 6 (7.79%) Silverlight
12 6 (7.79%) jQuery
12 6 (7.79%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (6.49%) CakePHP
13 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (3.90%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (22.08%) Open Source
3 16 (20.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.19%) EFT
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.30%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.95%) Test Scripting
3 38 (49.35%) TDD
4 36 (46.75%) BDD
5 31 (40.26%) Software Testing
6 27 (35.06%) Test Automation
7 26 (33.77%) Automation Testing
8 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
9 23 (29.87%) OO
10 19 (24.68%) MVC
10 19 (24.68%) Scrum
11 9 (11.69%) E-Commerce
12 8 (10.39%) Automated Testing
13 7 (9.09%) UML
13 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (7.79%) Manual Testing
14 6 (7.79%) OOD
15 5 (6.49%) Coaching
16 4 (5.19%) SOA
16 4 (5.19%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) Java
2 41 (53.25%) SQL
3 36 (46.75%) C#
4 28 (36.36%) Ruby
5 27 (35.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.39%) Python
6 8 (10.39%) PHP
7 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.90%) C++
8 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 9 (11.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.60%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) PhD
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 5% bens
Posted: 24 days ago