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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 38 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.88% 0.34% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
33 56 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.47% 18.79% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 32
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 August 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 9 (75.00%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Test Management
6 3 (25.00%) Sahi
6 3 (25.00%) LoadUI
6 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (25.00%) JMeter
6 3 (25.00%) Bugzilla
7 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Use Case
8 1 (8.33%) Online Games

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (25.00%) Sahi
3 3 (25.00%) LoadUI
3 3 (25.00%) JMeter
3 3 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) WatiN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) QA Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) QA Leader
4 3 (25.00%) Graduate
4 3 (25.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Online Games
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle