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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Selenium
Rank 91 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 6 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.58% 1.17% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.87% 7.60% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -20.73%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
155 171 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.11% 15.41% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 135 140 100
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 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -8 2 £41,000 +26.15%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £42,500 -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 9 (52.94%) .NET
1 9 (52.94%) ISEB
2 8 (47.06%) QA
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (29.41%) SaaS
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) FitNesse
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) Firebug
6 4 (23.53%) Fiddler
6 4 (23.53%) N-Tier

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) Redis
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
1 4 (23.53%) NUnit
1 4 (23.53%) FitNesse
1 4 (23.53%) Firebug
1 4 (23.53%) Fiddler
1 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.88%) JSUnit
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) Hudson
4 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.88%) Grunt
4 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Software Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Test Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) QA Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) XSLT
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) LESS
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) SignalR
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.88%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Blog
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Scrum
1 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
2 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) SOA
3 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft