The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 82 83 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 9 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.93% 1.13% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.08% 7.32% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 11
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £39,743
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -18.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £35,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Selenium
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
148 164 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.29% 15.44% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 120 140 104
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Selenium
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Selenium Salary Trend in Kent

Selenium
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Selenium across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Selenium Salary Histogram in Kent

Selenium
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +4 3 £41,000 +26.15%
West Malling +6 2 £65,000 +80.55% 1
Dartford - 1 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £42,500 -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (54.55%) QA
2 11 (50.00%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) ISEB
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
6 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (27.27%) WebDriver
7 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Java
7 6 (27.27%) MS Office
7 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 5 (22.73%) HTML
8 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
8 5 (22.73%) BDD
8 5 (22.73%) SaaS
9 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Firebug
9 4 (18.18%) Fiddler
9 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 4 (18.18%) FitNesse

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) Redis
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) WebDriver
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) Firebug
2 4 (18.18%) Fiddler
2 4 (18.18%) FitNesse
2 4 (18.18%) NUnit
3 3 (13.64%) SpecFlow
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) TestComplete
4 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.55%) Hudson
5 1 (4.55%) Grunt
5 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.55%) JSUnit
5 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Tester
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Software Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Manager
5 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Principle Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) XSLT
4 2 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) Sass
5 1 (4.55%) LESS
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) SignalR
5 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.55%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
2 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
4 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
5 4 (18.18%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
6 3 (13.64%) VB
7 2 (9.09%) Ruby
8 1 (4.55%) Python
8 1 (4.55%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISEB
2 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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