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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 40 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.51% 1.81% -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.21% 7.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £34,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
53 85 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 19.00% 25.68% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 42 81 46
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) JIRA
4 6 (50.00%) JMeter
4 6 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (41.67%) ISEB
5 5 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (33.33%) Bugzilla
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (25.00%) Big Data
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) IBM
7 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (25.00%) Struts

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) JMeter
3 5 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (33.33%) Bugzilla
4 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 3 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (25.00%) Maven
5 3 (25.00%) Ant
6 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
7 1 (8.33%) Grunt
7 1 (8.33%) WatiN
7 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) EJB
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Struts
2 3 (25.00%) Swing
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) Symfony
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Sass
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Telerik