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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Selenium
Rank 81 100 77
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 20 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.81% 0.45% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.63% 3.01% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 12
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,900 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
262 166 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.73% 14.95% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 238 152 120
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
West Malling - 4 £38,750 - 1
Maidstone +3 2 £33,750 -17.68% 1
Tunbridge Wells -23 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Dover - 1 £25,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 30 (69.77%) Java
2 21 (48.84%) QA
3 17 (39.53%) Unit Testing
3 17 (39.53%) HTML
3 17 (39.53%) WebDriver
4 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
4 13 (30.23%) MySQL
5 11 (25.58%) JUnit
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.26%) Test Strategy
7 9 (20.93%) API Testing
7 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
7 9 (20.93%) .NET
7 9 (20.93%) SQL
8 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
8 8 (18.60%) NUnit
8 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (18.60%) Degree
8 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
9 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
9 7 (16.28%) Scalability Testing
9 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
9 7 (16.28%) Python
9 7 (16.28%) Web Services
9 7 (16.28%) XML
9 7 (16.28%) VB
9 7 (16.28%) MS Office
10 6 (13.95%) SOA
10 6 (13.95%) HP UFT
10 6 (13.95%) HP

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (9.30%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) InfoPath
3 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.98%) Big Data
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) WebDriver
2 11 (25.58%) JUnit
3 8 (18.60%) NUnit
4 6 (13.95%) HP UFT
4 6 (13.95%) Hudson
5 5 (11.63%) LoadRunner
5 5 (11.63%) Subversion
5 5 (11.63%) JIRA
6 3 (6.98%) PHPUnit
6 3 (6.98%) PyUnit
6 3 (6.98%) Mockito
6 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.65%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.65%) Firebug
7 2 (4.65%) Fiddler
8 1 (2.33%) TestComplete
8 1 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
1 12 (27.91%) Test Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Test Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Tester
3 7 (16.28%) Developer
4 6 (13.95%) DBA
4 6 (13.95%) Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) MySQL DBA
5 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) QA Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Junior
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) .NET
3 7 (16.28%) Web Services
3 7 (16.28%) XML
4 6 (13.95%) CSS
5 5 (11.63%) HTML5
6 4 (9.30%) CSS3
6 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.33%) Sass
7 1 (2.33%) LESS
7 1 (2.33%) SOAP
7 1 (2.33%) DOM
7 1 (2.33%) Middleware
7 1 (2.33%) Ajax
7 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Replication
2 6 (13.95%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) iPhone
3 4 (9.30%) iPad
4 2 (4.65%) Handset
5 1 (2.33%) DTV
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Unit Testing
2 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
3 10 (23.26%) Test Strategy
3 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) Software Testing
4 9 (20.93%) API Testing
5 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Scalability Testing
7 6 (13.95%) SOA
8 5 (11.63%) Scrum
8 5 (11.63%) TDD
8 5 (11.63%) Automation Testing
8 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 4 (9.30%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Test Planning
9 4 (9.30%) Kanban
9 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
9 4 (9.30%) System Testing
9 4 (9.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) VB
3 7 (16.28%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) C++
5 4 (9.30%) PHP
6 3 (6.98%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) Jython
7 2 (4.65%) VBA
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) WCAG
2 4 (9.30%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) HP
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Adobe
2 4 (9.30%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.98%) Tableau
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago