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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 41 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 18 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.90% 3.11% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.37% 13.43% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 2
Average salary £36,250 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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 67 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.26% 23.18% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 93 54 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 29 May 2015.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (76.92%) QA
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) C#
4 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) Games
7 8 (30.77%) ISTQB
8 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Test Planning
8 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
9 6 (23.08%) HTML
9 6 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (23.08%) Online Games
10 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Ruby
10 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
10 5 (19.23%) BDD
10 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
10 5 (19.23%) Scrum
10 5 (19.23%) TDD
11 4 (15.38%) CSS
11 4 (15.38%) SOA
11 4 (15.38%) Capybara

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (7.69%) CMS
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
3 4 (15.38%) Capybara
3 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) RSpec
4 2 (7.69%) JMeter
4 2 (7.69%) Maven
4 2 (7.69%) Ant
4 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (7.69%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.85%) WatiN
5 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.85%) VisiBroker
5 1 (3.85%) Grunt
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
1 8 (30.77%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) QA Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Tester
4 7 (26.92%) QA Test Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) QA Tester
5 6 (23.08%) Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Graduate
6 5 (19.23%) Automation Tester
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Test Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Graduate Software Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) DHTML
4 2 (7.69%) EJB
4 2 (7.69%) Struts
4 2 (7.69%) Swing
4 2 (7.69%) Ajax
4 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) Symfony
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.85%) Sass
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Online Games
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Test Planning
3 7 (26.92%) Data Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
5 5 (19.23%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 4 (15.38%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.54%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) VMware