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 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 91 84 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Selenium 16 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.37% 1.62% 2.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.41% 11.49% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 16
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
296 174 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.43% 14.12% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 259 158 117
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +12 6 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells 0 3 £55,000 +29.41%
West Malling +4 1 £40,000 +17.64%
Selenium
South East

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (80.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
3 13 (52.00%) MS Office
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 12 (48.00%) Web Services
5 11 (44.00%) Automation Testing
6 10 (40.00%) QA
6 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (36.00%) System Testing
7 9 (36.00%) XML
8 8 (32.00%) C#
9 7 (28.00%) VB
9 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (24.00%) TDD
10 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (24.00%) BDD
10 6 (24.00%) .NET
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (16.00%) ETL
12 4 (16.00%) MySQL
12 4 (16.00%) ISEB
12 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
12 4 (16.00%) TestComplete

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Office
2 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) TestComplete
1 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (16.00%) Hudson
2 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (12.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (8.00%) Firebug
3 2 (8.00%) Fiddler
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) Grunt
4 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.00%) JSUnit
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) QA Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) MySQL DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 2 (8.00%) QA Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Principle Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) Web Services
3 9 (36.00%) XML
4 6 (24.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.00%) Sass
7 1 (4.00%) LESS
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) SignalR
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.00%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Blog
3 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Automation Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (36.00%) System Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (24.00%) BDD
8 4 (16.00%) ETL
9 3 (12.00%) SOA
9 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
10 2 (8.00%) User Stories
10 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (8.00%) Usability Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
11 1 (4.00%) Web Testing
11 1 (4.00%) MVC
11 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) VB
5 3 (12.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
1 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) HP