The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 33 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.42% 0.97% -
As % of the Development Applications category 21.43% 6.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Selenium
Suffolk

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

Development Applications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
28 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 11.29% 14.84% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 30
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Selenium
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Ipswich

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
3 8 (57.14%) QA
3 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 7 (50.00%) JMeter
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (35.71%) Test Management
6 5 (35.71%) LoadUI
6 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (28.57%) SOAP
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Testing
7 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
8 3 (21.43%) Sahi
8 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Use Case
8 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
9 2 (14.29%) PowerHouse
9 2 (14.29%) ISEB
9 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
9 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 1 (7.14%) Data Protection

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) JMeter
3 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (35.71%) LoadUI
5 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 3 (21.43%) Sahi
7 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
8 1 (7.14%) Maven
8 1 (7.14%) Ant
8 1 (7.14%) WatiN
8 1 (7.14%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
4 3 (21.43%) QA Tester
4 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Graduate
4 3 (21.43%) QA Leader
5 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Test Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Struts
2 1 (7.14%) Swing
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) WinForms
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) EJB
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) Test Management
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PowerHouse
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) IBM