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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 80 100 59
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -41
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.63% 1.12% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.20% 5.86% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
258 222 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 26.35% 19.17% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 222 189 105
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells +3 3 £55,000 +29.41%
West Malling - 2 £45,000 - 1
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 22 (68.75%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) MS Office
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
4 13 (40.63%) Software Testing
4 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 11 (34.38%) Automation Testing
7 10 (31.25%) MySQL
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle
8 9 (28.13%) XML
8 9 (28.13%) System Testing
8 9 (28.13%) QA
9 7 (21.88%) WebDriver
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.88%) VB
9 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.88%) PHP
10 6 (18.75%) CSS
10 6 (18.75%) Python
10 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.75%) TDD
10 6 (18.75%) Finance
11 5 (15.63%) InfoPath
11 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (15.63%) OO
11 5 (15.63%) Adobe
11 5 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (15.63%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) InfoPath
3 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) WebDriver
2 4 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (12.50%) Hudson
2 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (9.38%) TestComplete
4 2 (6.25%) Firebug
4 2 (6.25%) Fiddler
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (12.50%) Legal
4 3 (9.38%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) DBA
4 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) MySQL DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 13 (40.63%) Web Services
3 9 (28.13%) XML
4 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 5 (15.63%) .NET
5 5 (15.63%) HTML5
5 5 (15.63%) CSS3
5 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (9.38%) SOAP
6 3 (9.38%) Middleware
7 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) iPhone
1 5 (15.63%) iPad
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Software Testing
1 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 11 (34.38%) Automation Testing
4 9 (28.13%) System Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.50%) SOA
7 4 (12.50%) ETL
8 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
9 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Web Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Usability Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) VB
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) PHP
4 6 (18.75%) Python
5 5 (15.63%) C#
6 4 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
2 5 (15.63%) WCAG
2 5 (15.63%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Sitecore
3 5 (15.63%) Adobe
4 3 (9.38%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago