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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 45 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.44% 3.20% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.33% 15.09% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
98 53 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.08% 21.20% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 96 44 71
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 23 (76.67%) QA
2 15 (50.00%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (36.67%) Games
5 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (30.00%) Online Games
6 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
7 8 (26.67%) Performance Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
7 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
7 8 (26.67%) BDD
7 8 (26.67%) SoapUI
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
8 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) Automation Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Test Planning
8 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (20.00%) SDLC
10 5 (16.67%) Ruby
10 5 (16.67%) TDD
10 5 (16.67%) XML
10 5 (16.67%) Python
10 5 (16.67%) HTML

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
1 8 (26.67%) SoapUI
2 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.33%) RSpec
3 4 (13.33%) Capybara
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) Calabash
4 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 3 (10.00%) VisiBroker
4 3 (10.00%) JUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Bugzilla
5 2 (6.67%) Maven
5 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.67%) JMeter
5 2 (6.67%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Ant
6 1 (3.33%) WatiN
General
1 11 (36.67%) Games
2 8 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) Test Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) Tester
2 13 (43.33%) QA Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 10 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) Graduate
5 5 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 5 (16.67%) Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Graduate Software Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Test Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) Struts
3 2 (6.67%) DHTML
3 2 (6.67%) EJB
3 2 (6.67%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) Swing
3 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.67%) Spring
3 2 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) WinForms
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Online Games
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) DTV
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Android
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Performance Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 8 (26.67%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) Automation Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Test Planning
5 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) SDLC
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (13.33%) SOA
8 4 (13.33%) Scrum
9 3 (10.00%) Test Management
9 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (10.00%) Time Management
10 2 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C#
1 15 (50.00%) Java
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) SAP